Category: Glen Wood

Glen Wood Enters Hall Of Fame

Glen Wood will be inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame as part of the third induction class Friday night in Charlotte. Carrying the torch for the fabled racing family today are brothers Len and Eddie Wood, who talked about their father’s upcoming enshrinement, what it has meant to their dad and the family, as […]


Glen Wood’s Final Run Was A Fine One

A wise man once said that the best time to leave a party is while everyone is still having fun. The same can be said for race car drivers in deciding when to end their driving careers. Many a race car driver hangs on to the steering wheel long after they’ve passed their driving prime, […]

The Woodchopper Lived Up to His Hard-Earned Nickname

Only those who know just how hard the work is around a sawmill can fully appreciate how much Glen Wood’s early nickname “The Woodchopper” says about him. They know it goes a long way toward explaining how he and the race team he founded went on to win 98 Sprint Cup races and earn the […]

Weaverville Pile-Up Unique For NASCAR and Glen Wood

In his long career as a NASCAR driver and team owner, Glen Wood, who is being inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame this month, has been a part of many of the sport’s historic moments. Many of them are associated with his team’s 98 victories in the Sprint Cup division, but one in particular […]