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Wendell Scott was the first African American Nascar driver.

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What is the name of the first black race car driver?

You may be thinking about Wendell Scott, who was the first (and to date, only) African-American driver to win a NASCAR race, the 1964 event at Speedway Park in Jacksonville, Florida.Exact records are unclear, but he is believed to be the first African-American to obtain a NASCAR license. In his book, Hard Driving: The American Odyssey of NASCAR's First Black Driver, Brian Donovan chronicles Scott's career as a driver.

Why should wendell Scott be inducted into the NASCAR hall of fame?

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Who was the first African American NASCAR racer?

Wendell Scott, in the 60's.

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If I were a successful Scottish stock car driver how would I go about getting into American Nascar racing through an American sponsor or otherwise?

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Who was the first NASCAR driver?

I'm not sure, since this question can not be answered, since the first Nascar race featured multiple drivers. Red Byron was Nascar's first champion. Some people may say Lloyd Seay was the first Nascar driver, but he died two years earlier, before the birth of Nascar at Daytona.

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