#187. Wendell Scott: A Race Story, February, 2014. The story of Wendell Scott, the first and only African-American to ever win a NASCAR Cup race. Against the backdrop of a racially divided south, Scott integrated the NASCAR circuit himself. Without the help of corporate promoters and serving as part of his own pit crew he overcame great odds to earn 147 top ten finishes over the years, necessary to support his family and pay his bills.