Rutledge Wood

Auto racing analyst, former Top Gear host and currently a NBCSport feature reporter and host of Floor is Lava

Rutledge Wood’s passion for cars and motorsports started at an early age; learning from his father the business of buying, restoring and selling vehicles both new and old. After answering a Craig’slist post Rutledge got his first TV gig with SPEED, and became a co-host with Top Gear for 6 seasons. As a NBCSport feature reporter, Rutledge has covered NASCAR, the Olympics and most recently the Kentucky Derby.