Mark Kristl

Mark Kristl
Mark joined Frontstretch at the beginning of the 2019 NASCAR season. He is an Eagle Scout & a proud University of Dayton alum. He also writes about NASCAR for Beyond the Flag.

Jesse Little Driving for JD Motorsports in 2020

Jesse Little will compete full time in the NASCAR Xfinity Series in 2020 for JD Motorsports with Gary Keller, the team announced Nov. 7. Although the team announced he will compete full time, no car number was specified in the press release. It will be Little’s first full-time season in …

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Truckin’ Thursdays: Meet the Youngsters Racing at ISM Raceway

The 2019 Lucas Oil 150 will make NASCAR history. Ten drivers born in the year 2000 or later will attempt to compete in the penultimate NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series race of the season at ISM Raceway in Phoenix. Should all 10 drivers make the field, they will break the …

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Ryan Vargas Returning to JD Motorsports at ISM

Ryan Vargas will return to drive for JD Motorsports with Gary Keller at ISM Raceway in the NASCAR Xfinity Series, the team and driver announced Monday (Nov. 4). Vargas will drive the No. 4 Chevrolet in the 2019 Desert Diamond Casino West Valley 200. It will be his third career …

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Kevin Harvick Nabs 2019 AAA 500 Pole

Kevin Harvick won the pole for the 2019 AAA 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. He will attempt to clinch his Championship 4 berth with a win tomorrow (Nov. 3). Harvick won the pole with the fastest speed of 189.707 mph. Notably, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series polesitter, Harvick, posted …

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Sam Hunt Racing, Colin Garrett Attempting Move To Xfinity Series

A new NASCAR Xfinity Series team will attempt to make the 2020 season-opener at Daytona International Speedway as well as possibly the season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Sam Hunt Racing, currently a NASCAR K&N Pro Series East team, will field the No. 26 Toyota with driver Colin Garrett. Team owner …

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