Sonoma Raceway officers are investigating “a chunk of twine tied in what seemed to be a noose,” that was discovered on the observe’s property on Saturday, president Steve Web page mentioned.
“Our workers, on-site enterprise tenants and native legislation enforcement have been contacted and requested to share any info they could have,” Web page mentioned in a press release. “Sonoma Raceway takes this incident very significantly and is devoted to working a facility that’s welcoming to everybody.”
Sonoma Raceway holds 47,000 followers, internet hosting NASCAR Cup Collection occasions in addition to the IndyCar Collection. It was closed over the weekend when the noose was discovered.
“Whoever it was, you’re not going to take away my smile,” Wallace told the crowd at Talladega. “I will carry on going.”
Wallace, the Cup Collection’ solely Black driver, completed 14th on Monday as he drove the No. 43 automobile for Richard Petty Motorsports. Petty attended Monday’s race in his first NASCAR look since March.