Wayback Wednesday: Eddie Wood Recalls Petty’s Improbable 1986 Win at Richmond

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RICHMOND, Va. — official team release — Photo courtesy of Wood Brothers Racing — Ryan Blaney will head to Richmond International Raceway this weekend for his first-ever visit to the 0.75-mile short track in a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series car. For his Wood Brothers team, it will be their first visit to the track since 2008, and team co-owner Eddie Wood …

NSCS: Wood Brothers Return to Full-Time Schedule in 2016; Blaney to Compete for Cup Title

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HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Wood Brothers Racing photo — The decade-long wait for NASCAR’s oldest active team to return to full-time Sprint Cup Series competition is officially over. Eddie and Len Wood, co-owners of Wood Brothers Racing, and representatives from Ford Motor Company officially announced on Friday afternoon after months of speculation …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Recapturing Glory; Wood Brothers And Ryan Blaney Hoping New Partnership Leads To Cup Success

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Bob Leverone/NASCAR via Getty Images photo — Decades ago, when the name “Wood Brothers Racing” was brought up in conversation, drivers were instantly on alert knowing that the famed No. 21 car, most often with their striking red and white Ford/Motorcraft colors on the side, would be a …

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Bayne Set To Make 50th Career Sprint Cup Start

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April 30, 2014 — team release — MCT photo — STUART, VA — When Trevor Bayne takes the green flag on Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway, it will mark his 50th career Sprint Cup race, and all of them have come in the No. 21 Ford Fusion fielded by the famed Wood Brothers race team. “It seems like it’s gone by really fast, …