Bubba Wallace's winning YellaWood 500 car is now at Charlotte's NASCAR Hall of Fame
The NASCAR Hall of Fame is displaying Bubba Wallace’s most recent winning race car until the beginning of August.
Last October, days before his 28th birthday, Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr. won the YellaWood 500 at the Talladega Superspeedway in Lincoln, Alabama. But this was more than just a first-time win at the elite level for the race car driver.
“It's the first time that an African American has won at the cup level since December of 1963, when 2015 inductee Wendell Scott won a race in Jacksonville, Florida,” said Winston Kelley, the executive director of the Hall of Fame.Read More