Bubba Wallace, driver of the #43 Victory Junction Chevrolet, prepares for the NASCAR Cup Series Super Start Batteries 400 Presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts at Kansas Speedway on July 23, 2020 in Kansas City, Kansas.
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A welcoming environment.
It’s what NASCAR president Steve Phelps said when speaking with CNBC about how the sport wants to be perceived following its defining moment in 2020
“That was Bubba’s mantra throughout the entire back half of the season since June,” Phelps said. “It’s welcoming and inclusive.”
Phelps made his media rounds before NASCAR returns with one of its signature events, the Daytona 500, on Sunday. Entering his third year as president,…