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Team: Kyle Busch Motorsports-54-NCWTS
Age / DOB:  (20) / 10/8/1993

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Three teams that compete in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series have been penalized for rules violations discovered during post-race inspection last Sunday (March 30) at Martinsville Speedway.
All three teams -- the No. 31 (Ben Kennedy, driver), No. 54 (Darrell Wallace Jr., driver), and No. 98 (Johnny Sauter, driver) -- have been assessed a P3 level penalty for violating Section 20B-12.5 (D) (offset front hubs found in post-race inspection) of the 2014 NASCAR rule book. As a result, each team's crew chief -- Michael Shelton (No. 31); Jerry Baxter (No. 54); and Gene Wachtel (No. 98) -- have been fined $10,000 and placed on NASCAR probation until Dec. 31.-NASCAR PR Apr 1 - 7:26 PM

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Darrell Wallace Jr. finishes 2nd in Sunday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway.

He started the No. 54 Toyota Tundra 1st in the lineup for the Kroger 250. This was not a pole since qualifying was cancelled due to rain. He started in the first position since he was fastest in practice. Wallace is currently 8th in the 2014 NCWTS point standings.
Mar 31 - 3:41 PM

Darrell Wallace Jr. (No. 54 Toyota Tundra) leads the first NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice session at Martinsville Speedway.

He ran a quick lap of 96.662 mph. No. 29 Ryan Blaney, No. 17 Timothy Peters, No. 51 Erik Jones and No. 31 Ben Kennedy rounded out the top five of the 37 trucks practicing for the Kroger 250. Jennifer Jo Cobb, in the No. 10 truck, was the slowest.
Mar 28 - 2:03 PM

Drive for Diversity grad Darrell Wallace Jr. earns nod on high-profile Forbes' "30 Under 30" list.

On the heels of a wildly successful rookie season in which he became the first African-American driver to win in one of NASCAR's national series since 1963, the 20-year-old can now add another prestigious accolade to his resume after being named to Forbes Magazine's "30 Under 30: The Best in Sports" list. Wallace, driver of the No. 54 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota Tundra, joins Olympians Vonn, White, LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Sidney Crosby and others among the highly-touted list.
Source: NASCAR.com
Jan 7 - 9:01 PM

Driving the No. 54 Kyle Busch Motorsports Toyota Tundra, NASCAR Camping World Truck Series rookie of the year contender Darrell Wallace Jr. set high standards for himself right out of the gate.

He qualified second, led 34 laps and finished fifth in the season’s second race at Martinsville Speedway. The Concord, N.C., driver and former NASCAR Next member returned to the .526-mile short track in October to score his first victory and join Wendell Scott as the only African-Americans to win a NASCAR national series event. Wallace finished eighth in overall points and second in the rookie standings with one pole and five top-five and 12 top-10 finishes.-NASCAR Communications
Tue, Dec 17, 2013 01:12:00 PM

According to NASCAR Camping World Truck Series reporter Ray Dunlap, Darrell "Bubba" Wallace will return to Kyle Busch Motorsports in the #54 Toyota Tundra in 2014.

Wallace will return after finishing eighth in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series points in the 2013 season. Wallace won his first career race in the series at Martinsville in October. The #54 truck had been sponsored the majority of the season by Truck Series title sponsor Camping World but there is no word on whether they will return with Wallace in 2014. Wallace, a 19 year old driver from Mobile, Alabama is a Joe Gibbs Racing Development driver.
Source: SportsMedia
Tue, Dec 10, 2013 07:23:00 PM

Darrell Wallace Jr. (54 Toyota Tundra) is the top rookie finisher in the WinStar World Casino 350 at Texas Motor Speedway.

He started 17th and finished seventh. This was ahead of the rest of the 2013 Rookie of the Year contenders. Wallace is sixth in the 2013 Camping World Truck Series point standings.
Fri, Nov 1, 2013 11:31:00 PM

In addition to winning the race, Darrell Wallace Jr.’s team wins three contingency race awards in the Camping World Truck Series Kroger 200 at Martinsville Speedway.

Wallace won the Mobil 1 Driver of the Race award and the Sunoco "Rookie of the Race" award. Toyota Racing Development (TRD), supplier of the engine in the No. 54 Toyota, won the Mahle Clevite Engine Builder of the Race award. Wallace is currently eighth in the 2013 NCWTS point standings.
Sat, Oct 26, 2013 04:44:00 PM

Darrell Wallace Jr. (54 Toyota Tundra) wins the 15th Annual Kroger 200, his first victory in 19 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races.

This is his 11th top-10 finish in 2013. It is his second top-10 finish in two races at Martinsville Speedway. Drive for Diversity graduate Darrell Wallace Jr. becomes the second African-American driver to win a NASCAR national series race, joining Wendell Scott. He moved up one spot to eighth in the 2013 NCWTS standings.
Sat, Oct 26, 2013 04:19:00 PM

Darrell Wallace Jr. (54 Toyota Tundra) is the top rookie qualified for the Camping World Truck Series Kroger 200 at Martinsville Speedway.

The lap of 96.396 mph was third fastest, ahead of the rest of the 2013 Rookie of The Year contenders for this race.
Fri, Oct 25, 2013 07:29:00 PM

Darrell Wallace Jr. is the top rookie finisher in the fred’s 250 at Talladega Superspeedway.

He started 10th and finished 17th. This was ahead of the rest of the 2013 Rookie of the Year contenders. Wallace is ninth in the 2013 Camping World Truck Series point standings.
Sat, Oct 19, 2013 08:56:00 PM

Darrell Wallace Jr. (54 Toyota Tundra) is the top rookie finisher in the Smith’s 350 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

He started 17th and finished fifth. This was ahead of the rest of the 2013 Rookie of the Year contenders. Wallace is ninth in the 2013 Camping World Truck Series point standings.
Sat, Sep 28, 2013 11:27:00 PM

Darrell Wallace Jr. (54 Toyota Tundra) is the top rookie finisher in the Fan Appreciation 200 Presented by New Holland at Iowa Speedway.

He started 10th and finished fifth. This was ahead of the rest of the 2013 Rookie of the Year contenders. Wallace Jr. is ninth in the 2013 Camping World Truck Series point standings.
Sun, Sep 8, 2013 07:09:00 PM

Darrell Wallace Jr. (54 Toyota Tundra) is fastest in Happy Hour for the Camping World Truck Series Fan Appreciation 200 Presented by New Holland at Iowa Speedway.

At 136.175 mph, he was the fastest of the 36 trucks out on the track for the final practice. No. 31 James Buescher, No. 29 Ryan Blaney, No. 4 Jeb Burton and No. 62 Brendan Gaughan are the rest of the top five on the speed chart. No. 0 Chris Lafferty was the slowest.
Sat, Sep 7, 2013 07:03:00 PM

Darrell Wallace Jr. (54 Toyota Tundra) is the top rookie finisher in the Chevrolet Silverado 250 at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park.

He started ninth and finished fourth. This was ahead of the rest of the 2013 Rookie of the Year contenders. Wallace Jr. is ninth in the 2013 Camping World Truck Series point standings.
Sun, Sep 1, 2013 07:07:00 PM