Indianapolis: Wood Brothers preview

After a weekend off, NASCAR Sprint Cup teams will be heading to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the Brickyard 400. NASCAR teams began competing at the infamous 2 ½ mile track in 1994. The race has become a highlight in the Sprint Cup Series...

After a weekend off, NASCAR Sprint Cup teams will be heading to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the Brickyard 400. NASCAR teams began competing at the infamous 2 ½ mile track in 1994. The race has become a highlight in the Sprint Cup Series season schedule.

The Wood Brothers and Bill Elliott are looking forward to bringing the #21 Motorcraft Ford Fusion to Indy this weekend. The Wood Brothers have competed in 14 of the 15 Sprint Cup races held at Indy, twice finishing in the top ten. Former NASCAR Champion Bill Elliott has also competed in 14 of the 15 Indianapolis Sprint Cup races winning the event in 2002 and finishing in the top ten an incredible 9 times.

Teams will take to the track on Friday, July 24th for two practices with qualifying and two more practices scheduled for Saturday, July 25th. The race is scheduled for Sunday, July 26th, with live trackside coverage beginning at 1:00 pm EST on ESPN.

-credit: wbr

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Series NASCAR Sprint Cup
Drivers Bill Elliott