Latest Wood Brothers Racing News

Tony Stewart’s Mentee Had His Hopes Crushed as He Continues to Audition for the Silly Season

1 week ago
NASCAR: Daytona 500 Practice

Forgotten NASCAR Giant Changing Ownership Sparks Revival Talks Among Fans

April 26, 2024

“She Said Yes!!” – Harrison Burton Takes to Social Media as a Girlfriend Jenna Petty Becomes Fiancé

March 28, 2024
404940703_1275653007162705_3316847707712651833_n

Harrison Burton: “Pretty Helpless” But “Okay” After a Gut-Wrenching Wreck Ends His Daytona 500 Hopes

February 19, 2024
NASCAR XFINITY & Camping World Truck Series Testing – Charlotte

“That’s Commitment to the Craft”- NASCAR Enthusiast’s Extensive Craftsmanship Wins Over Harrison Burton & Co.

January 20, 2024
NASCAR: Daytona 500 Qualifying

$3.5 Million Worth Entrepreneur Slams “Horrible” NASCAR Cup Team, Joining Almost 100 Confused Fans

December 28, 2023
NASCAR: Toyota / Save Mart 350

“We Are Not Sorry” – Ryan Blaney’s Crew Chief Unmasks Their Dynamics That Led to Championship Win

December 05, 2023
NASCAR Cup Series 62nd Annual Daytona 500 – Media Day

Matt DiBenedetto?s Series of Successive Departures Could Be Detrimental to His Hopes of Coming Back to NASCAR

November 23, 2023
NASCAR Cup Series 62nd Annual Daytona 500 – Qualifying

Matt Dibenedetto?s Disguised Future Update Leaves NASCAR Fandom Bummed Out

November 23, 2023
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series AAA Texas 500 – Qualifying

?I?m Ashamed?: Ryan Blaney Regrets Not Giving Long Overdue Credit to Brad Keselowski for Making His Championship Dream Come True

November 06, 2023
Penske, Blaney and Keselowski

More Wood Brothers Racing news

NASCAR Beats Richard Childress, Jack Roush, and Other Team Owners as Charter Negotiations Continue

The revenue battle between NASCAR and its teams continue as another meeting between the entities end without a positive solution for the business model.

Gowtham Ramalingam

November 03, 2023

Childress, Hendrick and Gibbs

Kyle Larson Mistakenly Lets Slip Hendrick Motorsports? Unfortunate Condition Hours Ahead of ROVAL

Following his step down to trucks after a wavering run with 4 different teams in the Cup Series, Matt DiBenedetto's hopes of a comeback could not be easy.

Rashi Shetty

October 08, 2023

NASCAR: Cup Qualifying

?Ruining the Family Name?- Angry Fans Mercilessly Trash Roger Penske?s ?Mega Mid Driver? Amidst Massive Career Reveal

NASCAR fandom unites to express its displeasure over return of Team Penske aided driver as he announces next stage of his career.

Ansuman Abhisek

October 01, 2023

Roger Penske (Gr?nder und Vorsitzender der Penske Corporation) Daytona United States of America *** Roger Penske Founder

Kansas Highlighted a Major Flaw in NASCAR?s Next Gen Car & It?s Not Goodyear

NASCAR fandom unites to express its displeasure over return of Team Penske aided driver as he announces next stage of his career.

Neha Dwivedi

September 11, 2023

NASCAR Cup Series Coke Zero Sugar 400

?Just a Boy?: Fans Rub Salt Into Jeff Burton?s Son?s Wounds After Getting Caught Up in Noah Gragson?s Replacement?s Shenanigans

NASCAR fandom unites to express its displeasure over return of Team Penske aided driver as he announces next stage of his career.

Neha Dwivedi

September 10, 2023

Jeff Burton, Noah Gragson

Fans Anger Boils Over as Jeff Burton?s NASCAR Prodigy Fuels Nepotism Debate

NASCAR fandom unites to express its displeasure over return of Team Penske aided driver as he announces next stage of his career.

Ansuman Abhisek

September 06, 2023

Jeff Burton and NASCAR fans

?Stop Tweeting That His Daddy Is Paying for the Ride? ? NASCAR Insider Shuts Down Critics? Suspicion Over Jeff Burton?s Son?s Big Cup Series Break

NASCAR fandom unites to express its displeasure over return of Team Penske aided driver as he announces next stage of his career.

Naman Neeraj

July 12, 2023

Roger Penske and Jeff Burton

?Nobody?s Gonna Watch Him? ? Controversial Insider Warns Jeff Burton?s Son of Consequences Amid Concerns About Cup Future

NASCAR fandom unites to express its displeasure over return of Team Penske aided driver as he announces next stage of his career.

Kishore R

July 11, 2023

TALLADEGA, AL – APRIL 25: Former Cup driver Jeff Burton watches his son, 96: Harrison Burton, Gaunt Brothers Racing, Toy

Triggered By Kurt Busch & Tony Stewart’s NASCAR Team, Ryan Blaney Reveals the Shock Deal That Almost Happened

Cup Series driver for Team Penske, Ryan Blaney, recently revealed a deal that almost happened for him during his years before the Cup Series.

Srijan Mandal

May 18, 2023

NASCAR: Daytona 500 Qualifying

?We Were About to Break Up Anyway?: NASCAR Legend David Pearson?s Bitter Split With Team Because of Lies and Blame Games Ended an Incredible Partnership in 1979

NASCAR fandom unites to express its displeasure over return of Team Penske aided driver as he announces next stage of his career.

Tanvvi Anand

January 06, 2023

David Pearson

“Might Not Get A Second Chance…”: NASCAR Hall of Famer Dale Jarrett Was Given Unlikely Helping Hand At Darkest Stage of His Career

Dale Jarrett had a legacy to carry forward, but he looked very unlikely to do it. Until a blessing in disguise arrived in his life.

Abhay Tyagi

December 27, 2022

USG Sheetrock 400 Practice

NASCAR Hall of Famer David Pearson Once Drove a Racecar Owned by a Man Who Would Put Most Hollywood Criminals to Shame

Once upon a time, 3-time NASCAR champion David Pearson once drove for a racing team owned by a person who was later arrested for fraud.

Dhruv George

December 23, 2022

during-his-tenure-with-the-wood-brothers-david-pearson-won-news-photo-1631823430

Condolences from NASCAR at the Demise of Wife of Wood Brothers Racing Co-Owner

In a spot of tragic news, Wood Brothers Racing announced that co-owner Len Wood's wife Nancy had passed away and condolences poured in

Dhruv George

December 13, 2021

NASCAR Cup Series Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500

Matt DiBenedetto Denies Rumours of Potential Kaulig Racing Link Up

Recently, some rumors surfaced that Matt DiBenedetto was eyeing a potential link-up with Kaulig Racing in 2022, but he denied it.

Dhruv George

September 14, 2021

NASCAR Cup Series Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500

Former NASCAR Driver to a Barista, Trevor Bayne’s Interesting Post Retirement Plan

After being forced to step away from the NASCAR scene, Trevor Bayne took up an interesting new hobby after the 2018 Cup Series season

Dhruv George

August 02, 2021

NASCAR: OReilly Auto Parts 253

Roger Penske Gave Matt DiBenedetto “One More Season” at Wood Brothers

In the buildup to the 2022 NASCAR Cup season, Matt DiBenedetto knew that his days in Wood Brothers were numbered, but he still wants to race.

Dhruv George

July 23, 2021

NASCAR Cup Series Season Finale 500

“There’s an Opportunity” – Harrison Burton on His Potential Cup Series Debut

Recently, Cup Series incumbent Harrison Burton spoke about his 2022 debut in the main series and all the opportunities it opens up for him.

Dhruv George

July 16, 2021

NASCAR: Xfinity race Charlotte Roval

“It Does Suck”- Matt DiBenedetto Opens Up on Losing his #21 Ride Next Year

Matt DiBenedetto must have been completely gutted to have lost his Wood Brothers Racing drive to Harrison Burton for the 2022 NASCAR Cup season.

Dhruv George

July 16, 2021

NASCAR Cup Series Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500

“Keep on Digging” – Matt DiBenedetto on his NASCAR Cup Series Future

With the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season well in progress, the likes of Matt DiBenedetto have been contemplating their future in the sport.

Dhruv George

July 16, 2021

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series AAA Texas 500 – Qualifying

?Tell Bubba to Trust His ****ing Teammates? ? Who Said What on the Radio in the NASCAR Cup Series GEICO 500 at Talladega

Catch the radio highlights from the NASCAR Cup Series 2021 race at Talladega Superspeedway, won by Penske's Brad Keselowski.

Aayush Majumdar

April 28, 2021

NASCAR: GEICO 500

via Getty

Wood Brothers Racing: 2021 Latest News, Stats, Schedule, Drivers

The Wood Brothers Racing is an American stock vehicle racing group that contends in the NASCAR Cup Series at present. Glen and Leonard Wood founded the team in 1950. Further from 2006 to 2008, the team merged with JTG Racing.

The Wood Brothers Racing is the oldest operating team in the field, running from 1950. Further, they have built a matured relationship with the Ford Motor Company, along with the use of No. 21 in their vehicles. Currently, the team is in association with Team Penske for technical terms.

The team has experienced a turnover of $30 million in its entire period of existence in the motorsport realm.

Achievements

Starting in 2020, the team contends in the Cup Series, basically. However, it ran in the Craftsman Truck Series for a short period too.

The team stepped foot for the Cup Series in 1953, and marked its arrival in the Craftsman Truck Series in 2006. Subsequently, the team has competed in 1692 races - 1615 races in the Cup Series and 77 races in the Craftsman Truck Series.

The team has aced 99 races over the course of its existence in the Cup Series. Further, it achieved 120 pole positions, 119 in the Cup Series, and 1 at the Craftsman Truck Series.

Drivers

The current lineup of Wood Brothers Racing fields the No. 21 for Matt DiBenedetto.

Wood Brothers Racing: Quick Facts

OWNERSLeonard Wood

Glen Wood

SERIESNASCAR Cup Series
BASEStuart, Virginia Mooresville, North Carolina
RACE DRIVERS21. Matt DiBenedetto
SPONSORS21. Motorcraft/Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center, Menards (Quaker State, FVP Batteries, Richmond Water Heaters, Moen, Knauf Insulation, Red Kap, Dutch Boy Paint, Monster Energy, Duracell, Tuscany Faucets, Wrangler), Reese/Draw Tite, NewFordTech.com
MANUFACTURERFord
FOUNDED1950
LATEST RACECup Series:

2020 Season Finale 500 (Phoenix)
Craftsman Truck Series:
2008 Ford 200 (Homestead)

RACE VICTORIES99
POLE POSITION120