With Wallace steering and Kyle Busch and Ryan Blaney pushing the No. 43 auto, the rest of the drivers and crew members followed to the front of pit road before the start of Monday's race at Talladega Superspeedway in Alabama.
The professional racing world is speaking out after NASCAR's only Black full-time driver received racist threats.
Currently, the FBI is investigating the discovery of the noose, and NASCAR has already proclaimed that once the perpetrator is found, they will be banished from the sport forevermore.More news: Mel Brooks pays tribute to 'best friend' Carl Reiner: 'I loved him'
NASCAR president Steve Phelps said whoever is found to be involved in the act will be banned from the sport for life.
Earlier this month, Wallace successfully pushed to have the Confederate flag banned at NASCAR venues as the world continues to digest the May death of George Floyd while in police custody.
A crew member for Richard Petty Motorsports discovered the noose Sunday at the Alabama race track.
He stated that he is "incredibly saddened and serves as a painful reminder of how much further we have to go as a society and how persistent we must be in the fight against racism".More news: TikTok`s Indian alternative Chingari app crosses over 3 million downloads
"We offer our thanks to NASCAR, Mr. Wallace, and everyone who cooperated with this investigation", the statement said. As my mother told me today, 'They are just trying to scare you.' This will not break me, I will not give in nor will I back down. "I stand shoulder to shoulder with Bubba, yesterday, today, tomorrow and every day forward".
U.S. Attorney Jay E. Town announced Monday that his office, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Department of Justice Civil Rights Division are reviewing the incident.
The incident has put NASCAR on high alert for Monday's race which was already operating under tight security due to the novel coronavirus outbreak. Only 5000 fans were allowed into the sprawling superspeedway and access to the infield and pit areas was also restricted. I do worry about Bubba.More news: CAF postpones 2021 AFCON by a year over Covid-19