BROOKLYN, Mich. — Yes, victory lane this season has been dominated by Joe Gibbs’ Toyotas, but this weekend the NASCAR Cup Series is in Michigan.
That means Ford’s drivers should be motivated — and history suggests they’ll be tough to beat.
“I had the privilege of having dinner with the Ford family (Thursday) night,” Brad Keselowski said. “All the Ford drivers got together to do that at the Henry Ford estate in Dearborn. While we were there, Mr. Edsel Ford, or as we like to call him, The Godfather of Ford Performance, got up and gave a speech. One of the things he said was that Ford’s winning percentage here was almost 50 percent at the Cup level.”