Bubba Wallace is an American racing driver. He was born in Mobile, Alabama, in October 1993. His full name is William Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr.
He was brought up in the city of Concord, North Carolina, where he went to Northwest Cabarrus High School.
Contending full-time in the NASCAR Cup Series, Bubba drives the No. 43 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE for Richard Petty Motorsports. Wallace was appointed as the development driver for Joe Gibbs Racing, where Wallace contended in the Camping World Truck Series. He additionally raced in the Xfinity Series, driving the No. 6 Ford Mustang of Roush Fenway Racing, from 2015 to mid-2017.
Wallace was the youngest driver to succeed at Franklin County Speedway in 2008 at 15 years of age.
He is the highest completing African-American driver in the Daytona 500. He completed the race at second in 2018. Similarly, he is the highest completing African-American driver in the Brickyard 400. Bubba completed the race at third in 2019.
On September 10, Wallace declared he would leave RPM toward the end of the 2020 season. He finished the year at the 22nd position in the standings.
On September 21, Michael Jordan announced that along with NASCAR veteran Denny Hamlin, he established a new NASCAR team – 23XI Racing – with Wallace filling in as the primary driver in the No. 23.
Wallace will drive the No. 23 car in 2021. He announced the 2021 livery on social media. Mike Wheeler will the crew chief of the car.
As per Celebrity Net Worth, he has a net worth of $3 million. He is one of the best African American NASCAR drivers.
The NASCAR driver is the brand ambassador of many famous brands including Beats by Dre earphones, DoorDash and Columbia Sportswear.
The “Live to be Different” foundation is driven by Bubba Wallace. It was shaped to bring new meaning into the lives of people endeavoring to accomplish their dreams. The establishment helps distraught people with instructive, clinical, social, or other physical and/or non-physical aid.
Wallace has been very acclaimed in NASCAR. He appreciates the sponsorships of numerous organizations. His primary sponsor is the food delivery organization – DoorDash.
He is the brand ambassador of Columbia Sportswear. Bubba even consented to an individual sponsorship arrangement with Beats by Dre. Other significant sponsors incorporate Cash App, McDonald’s, Alsco, 3M, and Coca-Cola.
Wallace is the child of Darrell Wallace Sr. and Desiree Wallace. His dad is the proprietor of a modern cleaning organization while his mom is a social activist.
Bubba is very active and highly popular on social media. As a result, it’s the most accessible and easiest method to keep in touch with the Cup Series racer.
Wallace is on all the popular social media platforms such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. While these serve as an excellent platform for fan requests and interactions, Bubba also has his own official website and management team to keep track of proposals and requests.
Interested parties can reach out to Wallace through his contact page.
|Residence||Concord, North Carolina|
|Team||Richard Petty Motorsports|
|Net Worth||$3 Million|
|Birthday||October 8, 1993|
|Height||5 ft 6 in (1.67 m)|