Driven - The Story of the First African American Inducted in the NASCAR Hall of Fame

In 2015 Wendell Scott became the first African American inducted in the NASCAR Hall of Fame.

Throughout the 1960s and 1970s, he poured his heart, soul, and all of his earnings into maintaining his own race car.

In this StoryCorps Animated Short, his son, Frank, remembers what it took for his father to cross the finish line at racetracks throughout the South.

Click here to listen to Frank and Warrick Scott’s StoryCorps interview.

Para subtítulos en español, haga click en el ícono de YouTube en la esquina derecha, y escoja “Spanish” bajo la opción de “settings” y “subtitles/CC.”

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