Social media reaction to news of Darrell Wallace Jr. in the No. 43
The news that Darrell "Bubba" Wallace Jr. will be behind the wheel of the No. 43 Richard Petty Motorports Ford for this Sunday's Pocono 400 (1:30 p.m. ET on FS1) was noted by the NASCAR community.
Wallace, a veteran of the Camping World Truck Series and the XFINITY Series, will take over driving duties of the iconic No. 43 until Aric Almirola returns from a compression back fracture he suffered recently in a wreck at Kansas Speedway.
Here's what the NASCAR community has been saying about the news on social media: