Glen Wood

Discussion in 'The Checkered Flag' started by REBS31, Jan 18, 2019.

  1. REBS31

    REBS31 LASTCAR Specialist

  2. Johali

    Johali Team Owner Contributor

    A magician at working on a car. RIP
     
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  3. TexasRaceLady

    TexasRaceLady Plank Owner Contributor

    A racer and a true gentleman. Be at peace, Glen.
     
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  4. Pat

    Pat Team Owner

    I just learned of his passing. So sorry to hear this. R.I.P. Glen Wood. Prayers for family and friends.
     
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  5. StandOnIt

    StandOnIt Farm Truck

    RIP
     
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  6. kkfan91

    kkfan91 Taking a 10-200

    RIP
     
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  7. Kiante

    Kiante Team Owner

    Another punch in the gut.:(

    RIP.
     
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  8. aunty dive

    aunty dive Team Owner



    Rest In Peace, Sir ...
     
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  10. Formerjackman

    Formerjackman Team Owner

    Great racer and team owner, but importantly, PURE CLASS. They don't make very many like Glen and Leonard any more. As much as I hate Fords, I have always loved and respected the Wood Brothers.
     
  11. jws926

    jws926 Nissan Is Love, Nissan Is Life

    Very sad news, he was a piece of NASCAR history , RIP Glen
     
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  12. nickp

    nickp Team Owner

    Jimmy Clark would never have won the 1965 Indianapolis 500 without the Wood Brothers!
     
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  15. Kiante

    Kiante Team Owner

    Absolutely incredible tidbit of history there. I never knew that Colin Chapman and the Wood Brothers worked together! @nickp mentioned it as well. That's quite an insane thought.
     
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  16. aunty dive

    aunty dive Team Owner

  17. LewTheShoe

    LewTheShoe Team Owner

    Godspeed Glen Wood. A pure Racer. A giant among the legends of racing. A foundational cornerstone of stock car racing. And a total class act.

    The checkered flag has waved on a life well lived. "Attention in the pits... All members of the 21 team report to Victory Circle."

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  18. Whizzer

    Whizzer Retired entrepreneur

    A true pioneer pre-NASCAR to the present. Glenn was an inspiration, a mentor, a great competitor and an icon of the sport of auto racing. He leaves a legacy of milestones that will be looked upon as legend for future generations.
     
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