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Kevin Rutherford

Kevin Rutherford
Rutherford is the managing editor of Frontstretch, a position he gained in 2015 after serving on the editing staff for two years. At his day job, he's a journalist covering music and rock charts at Billboard. He lives in New York City, but his heart is in Ohio -- you know, like that Hawthorne Heights song.

NASCAR 101: Meet the Canadians on the National Series Circuit

The entry list for Saturday’s US Cellular 250 at Iowa Speedway in the NASCAR XFINITY Series features a name many fans may not recognize if they don’t follow the NASCAR Pinty’s Series or have an encyclopedic knowledge of Camping World Truck Series fields in the mid-2000s: Peter Shepherd. Shepherd, 31, …

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NASCAR 101: Who Has the Most Poles in NASCAR Among Active Drivers?

For the first time in 10 years, Paul Menard is a Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series pole winner. At Chicagoland Speedway last weekend, the driver of Wood Brothers Racing’s No. 21 parked his Ford at the front of the starting grid after emerging atop the scoring pylon after qualifying. Despite …

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NASCAR 101: Meet the 4 Drivers Making Their Truck Debuts at Gateway

It’s summertime, which means the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series will occasionally split from the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series and run some races on its own here and there. The third-tier series’ latest Cup-less edition comes this weekend at Gateway Motorsports Park, and as expected, the race’s entry list …

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NASCAR 101: The Best at Each Cup Track (Without a Win)

Last week, this space covered the NASCAR drivers who’ve won at the most tracks on the national series schedules. It was a largely Kyle Busch-dominated affair — and with good reason; after all, he’s won at all tracks the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series has competed on to date, with …

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NASCAR Reveals 2019 XFINITY, Truck Series Schedules

The schedules for the 2019 NASCAR XFINITY and Gander Outdoors Truck series seasons are here. NASCAR released the schedules for both series Wednesday (June 13), and if you’ve been following along with the series in 2018, not much will have changed. In fact, the XFINITY schedule is intact from 2018, …

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