Darrell Wallace Jr. Sets NASCAR Milestone As First African-American To Win Race In 50 Years

October 28, 2013   // 0 Comments

By MATT WEAVER MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Darrell Wallace Jr. became the second black driver to win on NASCAR's national level and first in a half-century, taking the Truck Series race Saturday at Martinsville Speedway. Wendell Scott won in Jacksonville, Fla., in December 1963 in what is now known as the Sprint Cup Series, the highest of NASCAR's three national levels. "This ...

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