Quick Answer: How Many Black Drivers Are There In Nascar?

How many African American Nascar drivers are there?

He also has a street named after him in his hometown of Danville.

Only seven other African-American drivers are known to have started at least one race in what is now the Cup Series: Elias Bowie, Charlie Scott, George Wiltshire, Randy Bethea, Willy T.

Ribbs, Bill Lester, and most recently Bubba Wallace..

Who is the new black Nascar driver?

After Aric Almirola announced his departure from Richard Petty Motorsports, team owner Richard Petty announced in an interview that he and the team were working on hiring Wallace as the new driver of the No. 43 in 2018. Wallace was officially introduced to the team as their new driver on October 25, 2017.

Are there black female Nascar drivers?

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Who drives the 12 in Nascar?

Ryan BlaneyRyan Blaney drives the No. 12 Team Penske Ford, his third full season driving in the NASCAR Cup Series for team owner Roger Penske.