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Charlie Wiggins: The “Negro Speed King” of Motor Racing
Charlie Wiggins was known as the “Negro Speed King.” He was an African American motor racing pioneer who competed in the segregated Midwest in the early 20th Century. He was also known for being a highly skilled mechanic during the time as well. Many white racing drivers often went to him when they had mechanical trouble […] The post Charlie Wiggins: The “Negro Speed King” of Motor Racing appeared first on Black Then. Source: Black Then - Education