Guess Who’s Back: Wood Brothers returning to Martinsville

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The Wood Brothers are returning to Martinsville for the first time since 2011 when Trevor Bayne finished 35th in the famed No. 21 Ford.

dis_qualifying_blaney_021416Sunoco Rookie of the Year contender Ryan Blaney takes the track this time for the Woods, who have a storied history at the Virginia short track.

Glen Wood made the first Martinsville start for the Wood Brothers on May 17, 1953. In 109 starts there, the Wood Brothers claim two wins (Cale Yarborough, 1968; David Pearson, 1973 from the pole), 28 top fives and 1,891 laps led. Wood Brothers drivers have completed 44,978 of 52,746 laps (85.3%) while competing at Martinsville.