Darrell "Bubba" Wallace, Jr currently competes full-time in the NASCAR Xfinity Series, driving the No. 6 Ford Mustang for Roush Fenway Racing. Previously Wallace was signed as a development driver for Joe Gibbs Racing where Wallace competed in the Camping World Truck Series, driving the No. 54 Toyota Tundra for Kyle Busch Motorsports. A graduate of NASCAR’s Drive for Diversity program, Wallace is the sport’s staple figure in their youth and diversity movement, and became the first African American since Hall of Famer Wendell Scott in 1963 to win in one of the top three touring divisions when he captured the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway on Oct. 26, 2013.
The “Live to be Different” foundation, led by NASCAR driver, Bubba Wallace, was formed to breathe new life into individuals striving to achieve their goals, no matter their age, skin color, disabilities or ambitions. The foundation’s efforts aim to support disadvantaged individuals, that are in need of educational, medical, social or other physical and /or non-physical assistance. “Live to be Different” believes people can achieve anything they put their mind to, and strives to support their efforts.