Bubba Wallace

Wallace introduced at this time at Richard Petty Motorsports that he’ll drive a Nickelodeon Inexperienced Slime-themed automotive for Biagi DenBeste Racing at Chicagoland Speedway.&#thirteen;

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Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr. will return to the NASCAR XFINITY Collection to race the No. ninety eight Ford at Chicagoland Speedway.

Wallace introduced as we speak at Richard Petty Motorsports that he’ll drive a Nickelodeon Inexperienced Slime-themed automotive for Biagi DenBeste Racing and RPM within the 300-mile race on Sept. sixteen. The automotive options many Nickelodeon characters hidden within the slime design.

“I’m actually glad to get again behind the wheel of a race automotive,” Wallace stated. “Chicago has all the time been an honest monitor for me the place I’ve had some good finishes. I’m excited to get again within the XFINITY Collection in a Ford Mustang. With the historical past with Biagi DenBeste Racing and RPM, we should always have some good velocity.”

The Chicago race will mark Wallace’s first XFINITY race since Pocono Raceway in June after his Roush Fenway Racing workforce ceased operations on account of lack of funding. He did make a triumphant return to the NASCAR Tenting World Truck Collection final month at Michigan Worldwide Speedway in his first collection begin since 2014.

Wallace has been concerned with Nickelodeon for a while now selling the model, which began with NickSports’ documentary collection “Hammer Down.” He drove a SpongeBob SquarePants automotive at Talladega in 2015 to go together with a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles “Shredder” automotive final yr at Chicagoland.

“It’s actually cool to be pair with Nickelodeon,” Wallace stated. “We’ve shaped an incredible relationship over the previous three years, and we’re capable of do these one off races to draw the youth to the game.”

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