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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.

Who’s Hot & Who’s Not in NASCAR: Business as Usual

While Michigan International Speedway presented a thrilling drag race for the win between Brett Moffitt and Johnny Sauter in the Camping World Truck Series’ Corrigan Oil 200 on Saturday, it was business as usual in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series’ Consumers Energy 400 on Sunday, as Kevin Harvick cruised …

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Austin Cindric Takes XFINITY Pole at Mid-Ohio

Driving the same car that Sam Hornish Jr. won the race with last year, Austin Cindric put the No. 22 Team Penske Ford Mustang on the pole for the NASCAR XFINITY Series’ Rock N Roll Tequila 170 at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course Saturday morning (Aug. 11), with a lap of …

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Who’s Hot & Who’s Not in NASCAR: Strike, No. 9

Like father, like son. The Elliotts become the latest multigenerational winners in NASCAR’s premier series, as Bill – who isn’t finished racing yet – picked up 44 Winston Cup victories, and his son Chase just joined him with his first Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series triumph in the Go Bowling at …

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Hendrick Motorsports Extends Contracts of Alex Bowman, Nationwide

Hendrick Motorsports has extended the contracts of both Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driver Alex Bowman and primary sponsor Nationwide Insurance, the team announced Thursday (Aug. 2). Bowman signed a one-year extension to his contract, keeping him with HMS through the 2020 season. “Having this kind of support is incredible,” …

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Penalty Report: Kevin Harvick, Kasey Kahne Docked Points for Inspection Woes

After 13 cars failed pre-race technical inspection prior to last weekend’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Gander Outdoors 400 at Pocono Raceway, NASCAR issued their weekly Penalty Report. Among those listed this week are Kevin Harvick and Kasey Kahne, who both failed inspection three times, which resulted in their car …

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The 10: NASCAR Cup Series Power Rankings After Pocono Part II

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series returned to Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains and the three corners of Pocono Raceway for the second time in two months, and for a while, it seemed as though we would see a first-time winner at the Tricky Triangle for the third straight year (Chris Buescher …

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Who’s Hot & Who’s Not in NASCAR: Geometry is Difficult

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup and Camping World Truck series raced at Pocono Raceway this weekend and Kyle Busch added two more trophies to his collection. Busch tied Ron Hornaday for most career CWTS wins with 51 and tied Kevin Harvick for the most MENCS wins this season at six apiece. The MENCS …

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Elliott Sadler, Casey Roderick Lead XFINITY Practices at Iowa

While the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series and Camping World Truck Series compete at Pocono this weekend, the XFINITY Series has an introverted weekend with a return visit to Iowa Speedway for Saturday’s U.S. Cellular 250 presented by the Rasmussen Group (5 p.m. ET, NBCSN). Elliott Sadler and Casey Roderick …

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Talladega Superspeedway Announces Infield Renovation

Talldega Superspeedway is planning a $50 million renovation of its infield facilities, which will include a new Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series garage with 44 stalls, new concession, souvenir and restroom facilities and expanded camping areas. The project, officially called Transformation – The Talladega Superspeedway Infield Project, will consist of …

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