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Wesley Coburn

Wesley Coburn
Wesley has been with Fronstretch since October 2017. He loves well-told stories in whatever format he finds them. Aside from NASCAR, he enjoys reading, country music and OKC Thunder basketball. He has a BA in Liberal Arts/English and currently lives in eastern Oklahoma, where he works as a freelance writer/editor.

4 Burning Questions: What’s the Biggest Surprise of 2019 So Far?

What NASCAR team or owner might be a good fit to dive into IndyCar? Of the top tier of the stock car organizational chart, nearly all compete in multiple forms of racing. Team Penske has NASCAR, IndyCar and sports cars in addition to the Supercars in Australia. Chip Ganassi Racing …

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NOS, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Rekindle NASCAR Sponsorship

Roush Fenway Racing picked up a new, yet familiar, sponsor for Ricky Stenhouse Jr and the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series No. 17 Ford Mustang team on Wednesday (May 29) with the signing of NOS Energy Drink for two races. The sponsorship will be a primary for the FireKeepers Casino …

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Juncos Racing, Kyle Kaiser Get Indy 500 Sponsor

Kyle Kaiser raced his way into the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday in an unsponsored Juncos Racing Chevrolet. But it won’t be that way on race day. The No. 32 will be in the colors of 250ok, an Indianapolis-based marketing company specializing in email intelligence, the organization announced Wednesday, May 22. …

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Ross Chastain Adds 5th Race With Kaulig at Kansas

Ross Chastain has added a fifth race in the part-time No. 10 Chevrolet Camaro of Kaulig Racing. The team announced Wednesday (May 22) that Chastain will drive for the organization at Kansas Speedway in October. Nutrien Ag Solutions will again sponsor the car. “I couldn’t be prouder and more honored …

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NASCAR Buying International Speedway Corp

NASCAR will buy the International Speedway Corporation in a deal worth an estimated $2 billion, the Associated Press reports. The deal, through which shareholders will reportedly receive about $45 per share, should close by the end of 2019. “We are pleased with the progress that the negotiation and execution of the …

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Who’s Hot & Who’s Not in NASCAR: Hey Now, You’re an All-Star

“Get your game on, go play!” That was essentially NASCAR’s attitude this weekend as the non-points-paying Monster Energy All-Star Race took place Saturday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Also, the Indianapolis 500 qualifying took place over the weekend, as did the second leg of horse racing’s Triple Crown, the Preakness …

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On Point Motorsports Adds Sponsor for Charlotte

After missing the Digital Ally 250 last weekend at Kansas Speedway, On Point Motorsports and driver Brennan Poole will be back for the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series event Friday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway, the North Carolina Education Lottery 200. The No. 30 Toyota Tundra will be freshly wrapped …

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Fernando Alonso Crashes in Indy 500 Practice

Fernando Alonso‘s quest to make his second appearance in the Indianapolis 500 has become somewhat more of a challenge after crashing his No. 66 McLaren Chevrolet during Wednesday’s (May 15) practice. He was checked and released from the infield car center following the accident. The car spun out going into …

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