Category: 2009

Visit the Wood Brothers' Museum – just west of Martinsville

If you have some extra time this weekend, consider visiting the Wood Brothers’ Museum at 21 Performance Drive, Stuart Virginia, 24171 – located just 30 miles west of Martinsville off of route 58. Admission is free. The #21, 1971 Wood Brothers’ Purolator Mercury Cyclone will be on display, along with a host of other Wood […]


#21 Warriors in Pink Powered by Ford Finishes 29th at Charlotte

The Wood Brothers were proud to support the “Warriors in Pink Powered by Ford” effort, Breast Cancer Awareness Month and “Susan G. Komen for the Cure” this weekend in Charlotte. The #21 Motorcraft Ford Fusion sported the “Warriors in Pink Powered by Ford” logo and paint scheme and driver Bill Elliott and the team wore […]

Elliott Qualifies the #21 "Warriors in Pink" Ford Fusion 36th

After a rain shortened practice and having to make the race on time, the #21 team had to run a conservative qualifying lap.  Despite the less aggressive approach, Bill still picked up two tenths of a second over his best practice time running a lap of 28.77 seconds.  The time was good enough to make the race and start […]

Wood Brothers to make 100th Charlotte Start

Fall racing at Charlotte Motor Speedway has come a long way since the inaugural fall race on October 16, 1960. The Wood Brothers won the first fall Charlotte race with Speedy Thompson behind the wheel of the #21 Ford. (Pictured are Driver Speedy Thompson and Owner Glen Wood in Victory Lane) This will be the […]