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Bubba Wallace Leading At Stage 1: NASCAR World Reacts

Bubba Wallace stares off into the distance while celebrating his victory in the Yellawood 500.

TALLADEGA, ALABAMA - OCTOBER 04: Bubba Wallace, driver of the #23 McDonald's Toyota, celebrates in the Ruoff Mortgage victory lane after winning the rain-shortened NASCAR Cup Series YellaWood 500 at Talladega Superspeedway on October 04, 2021 in Talladega, Alabama. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Bubba Wallace came into Sunday's race at Talladega looking for a repeat, as he won at the legendary track last year.

So far, Wallace is on pace to get it.

The 23XI Racing driver has the lead after the first stage of the Geico 500 on Sunday afternoon in Talladega.

NASCAR fans are excited.

NASCAR's Cup Series race at Talladega is currently airing on FOX.

Can Wallace pull off a repeat win?