News Details

NASCAR united in unanimous support for Bubba Wallace

There is no escaping it: NASCAR is a white-dominated sport with a predominantly white fan base and a longstanding reputation as being far from inclusive. Its evolution, such as it is, has been halting and awkward. One step forward, seemingly a half step back writes Jenna Fryer for the Associated Press. The stock car series listened to Bubba Wallace — far from the first to ask — and banned the Confederate flag from its events earlier this month. In some sports, that might have been enough. Not in NASCAR; everyone figured some fans would ignore it and force someone to somehow enforce the ban. No one figured on what came next and that was this: NASCAR held a race on Monday while federal...
Full Story »
3mo ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Bubba Wallace: Incredibly saddened by despicable...

NASCAR has launched an investigation after a noose was found in the...
3mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Hamilton praises NASCAR for rallying around Wallace

Lewis Hamilton said he is proud of NASCAR's show of solidarity with Bubba...
3mo ago from espnF1.com

Hamilton applauds NASCAR for supporting Wallace

Lewis Hamilton praised NASCAR for its unity and display of solidarity...
3mo ago from F1i.com

FBI: ‘Noose' in Wallace garage was there since...

NASCAR went to Talladega Superspeedway on heightened alert after Bubba...
3mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

What happened? Dovizioso and Zarco discuss opening-lap...

Factory Ducati rider Andrea Dovizioso and Avintia Racing's Johann Zarco...
18h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Rossi: ‘Two mistakes in a row have ruled me out of...

Valentino Rossi reckons his charge for an eighth premier class title is...
13h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Veach leaves Andretti Autosport with immediate effect

Andretti Autosport has announced it has parted ways with Zach Veach with...

Lacroix: Generous McLaughlin will be successful in...

Shell V-Power Racing Team engineer Ludo Lacroix believes Scott McLaughlin...
1d ago from SpeedCafe.com

Hinchcliffe confirmed as Veach’s replacement for...

James Hinchcliffe has been confirmed as the replacement for Zach Veach for...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Mäkinen Describes Tänak's Tactic as...

Toyota Gazoo Racing team principal Tommi Mäkinen is not happy over the...

Mäkinen to Step Down as Toyota Team Principal at End...

Tommi Mäkinen will step away from his role as the team manager at Toyota...

No More WRC Events for Loeb After Rally Turkey?

Sébastien Loeb is rumored to have made his final WRC appearance on Rally...

Agreement reached for rallying to continue in Wales...

An agreement has been reached between Motorsport UK and Natural Resources...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal were once masters of top class defending - now...

We might live in a world in which we have to social distance, but...
7h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta teases Houssem Aouar or...

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta teases Houssem Aouar or Thomas Partey move...
39m ago from Express.co.uk

Liverpool 3-1 Arsenal: By the numbers

I don't think that too many people had big expectations for coming away...
2h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Arteta: We have a long way to go but I'm pleased we...

Mikel Arteta says he was happy with the way Arsenal competed against...
7h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News


2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.