October 4, 2021

Bubba Wallace becomes first Black driver to win NASCAR Cup Series race since 1963

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Bubba Wallace made history on Monday, becoming the first Black race car driver to win a NASCAR Cup Series race since Wendell Scott in 1963.

Nascar posted the celebration on their twitter page  NASCAR’s Twitter account showing him hugging teammates after his victory.

Bubba Wallace is a member of the 23XI Racing team, which is co-owned by former NBA superstar Michael Jordan.

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