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NASCAR racer Darrell Wallace Jr., prepares to keep his career on track.

*During black history month, it’s nice to see young African Americans making history.

We’ve reported on the Jeopardy teen winner, the youngest app creator, and now another sport will see its racial barriers broken by an African American teen.

NASCAR has long been viewed as a white sport, but now the racing community has to make way for its fourth African American fulltime racer, 19-year-old Darrell Wallace Jr.

According to Fox Sports, “Wallace is signed with Joe Gibbs Racing and will drive the No. 54 Toyota for Kyle Busch Motorsports on Friday.”