Sport Wallace Jr. wins in first Truck race since 2014

01:21  13 august  2017
01:21  13 august  2017 Source:   Associated Press

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Kyle Busch finished third after winning the first two stages. Wallace hadn't driven in a Truck race since 2014 , when he won four times. He drove full-time on the Xfinity Series in 2015 and 2016. Photos: darrell wallace jr .

Bubba Wallace wins in his first Truck race since the end of the 2014 season. Making his first start in a NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race since 2014 , Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr . didn’t forget how to win .

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– Darrell Wallace Jr . became the first African-American driver to win in one of NASCAR's national series in nearly 50 years, winning the Camping World Truck Series race Saturday at.

On October 26, 2013, Wallace became the first African-American driver to win in one of NASCAR's national series since 1963, winning the Camping World Truck Series Kroger 200 at Martinsville Speedway.[19][20] The "Darrell Wallace Jr . wins NASCAR race at Greenville Pickens Speedway".

BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) -- Darrell Wallace Jr. made the most of his first NASCAR Truck Series race in three years, holding off a late challenge from Christopher Bell to win Saturday at Michigan International Speedway.

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Wallace took the lead in his No. 99 Chevrolet with about 10 laps remaining in the 100-lap, 200-mile race. He had to contend with Austin Cindric and Bell toward the end, but Wallace was able to edge Bell by 0.18 seconds.

Kyle Busch finished third after winning the first two stages.

Wallace hadn't driven in a Truck race since 2014, when he won four times. He drove full time on the Xfinity Series in 2015 and 2016.

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Making his first start in a NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race since 2014 , Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr . didn’t forget how to win . Wallace earned five wins in 44 Truck races in 2013 and 2014 for Kyle Busch Motorsports. Saturday’s win was his second consecutive Truck win , as he won the

Darrell Wallace Jr . celebrates after winning the NASCAR Trucks series auto race , Friday, Nov. 14, 2014 , in Homestead, Fla. Wallace became the first black driver since 1963 to win in one of NASCAR’s national series with his 2013 win at Martinsville Speedway.


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