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Team: Red Horse Racing-17-NCWTS
Age / DOB:  (33) / 8/29/1980
Ht / Wt:  6'3 / 165

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Timothy Peters finishes 6th in Sunday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway.
He started the No. 17 Toyota Tundra 3rd in the lineup for the Kroger 250. He is the current leader in the 2014 NCWTS point standings. Mar 31 - 3:54 PM

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Timothy Peters currently leads the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) driver championship point standings following his second-place finish in the season-opening event at Daytona International Speedway.

He is looking forward to returning to Martinsville Speedway, where he captured his first career NCWTS win in October 2009, and earned a pole award in October 2012. Last season he scored two top-10 finishes when the NCWTS visited the Martinsville, Va.-based track, finishing third in April and 10th in October. Peters currently resides in Danville, Va. and considers Martinsville his home track.-Red Horse Racing
Mar 28 - 12:01 AM

Timothy Peters and his Red Horse Racing team will be one of several teams testing at Martinsville Speedway this week in preparation for the KROGER 250 on Saturday, March 29.

Peters has one win at the track in 16 starts with his lone victory coming in 2009 – his first season for current owner Tom DeLoach. Peters also has one career pole at the .526-mile track fall that came in October 2012.-NASCAR PR
Mar 19 - 11:51 PM

Timothy Peters (No. 17 Toyota Tundra) wins the Mobil 1 Command Performance Driver of the Race award at Daytona.

The award is given to the winner of the race or the next-highest finishing driver displaying the Mobil 1 decal. He earned the award for his second place finish in the NextEra Energy Resources 250. He is currently the leader in the 2014 NCWTS point standings.
Feb 22 - 12:02 AM

Timothy Peters drove the No. 17 Toyota Tundra to Victory Lane at Daytona International Speedway on February 13, 2010.

In six previous starts at the 2.5-mile superspeedway, Peters holds one win, two top-five and three top-10 finishes, with a 23rd-place average starting position and an average finishing position of 9.8. He has completed 606 of 614 laps (98.7 percent) and led for 17. Best friends since high school, Timothy Peters and Marcus Richmond are back together again as driver and crew chief. The duo turned Richmond's garage into their race shop and from it won three track championships, at Orange County Speedway.-Red Horse Racing
Feb 20 - 4:58 PM

Timothy Peters (No. 17 Toyota Tundra) is hoping to end his season on a high note and mark off another milestone for the driver by capturing a third victory this season.

With a recent win at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in Chassis No. 015, the Red Horse Racing team comes in full force out of the stable for the season finale. Last raced at Texas, this chassis captured his first 1.5-mile victory at Las Vegas in September. It was also raced at Iowa Speedway where Peters qualified sixth and crossed the finish in 12th. He also collected a sixth-place finish at Michigan with this chassis after making its debut at the 2.5-mile tri-oval of Pocono Raceway.-Red Horse Racing
Mon, Nov 11, 2013 09:48:00 PM

In four starts at the one-mile Phoenix oval, Timothy Peters (No. 17 Toyota Tundra) has finished 16th or better.

He has an average starting position of 10.2 with an average finishing position of 11.2. Look for Peters to be a factor in the Lucas Oil 150 as he states this is a track that fits his driving style.-Red Horse Racing
Wed, Nov 6, 2013 11:12:00 PM

Timothy Peters, the Danville, VA native, joined Red Horse Racing in 2009 and has raced in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series 15 times at Martinsville Speedway.

His first Truck Series victory at the track came in 2009 where he led 84 laps in only his sixth race with the Red Horse Racing organization. In the five years the driver of the No. 17 Parts Plus Toyota Tundra has been with the team, he has finished seven out of eight races inside the top-10, with five of those inside the top five. There is just something about racing at home in front of your friends and family.-Red Horse Racing
Mon, Oct 21, 2013 09:03:00 PM

Timothy Peters wins the 17th Annual Smith's 350, his seventh victory in 157 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races.

This is the No. 17 Toyota Tundra driver's second victory and 10th top-10 finish in 2013. This is his first victory and fourth top-10 finish in six races at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Sat, Sep 28, 2013 11:10:00 PM

With 27 laps led at the 1.5-mile track, Timothy Peters knows what it's like to be out front at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

With his past two NASCAR Camping World Truck Series visits at the track earning a 5.5 average finishing position, the No. 17 Parts Plus Toyota Tundra driver is counting on Saturday's 146-lap race.-Red Horse Racing
Mon, Sep 23, 2013 01:19:00 PM

In preparations for the NCWTS race at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, Timothy Peters (17 Toyota Tundra) along with his teammates Germán Quiroga and John Wes Townley took a trip to Bondurant driving school in Phoenix, Arizona in June for a two day training session on the techniques of road course racing.

The team took their skills from Bondurant to a test at Virginia International Raceway (VIR). The team is prepared as any to race around the 2.46-mile road course.-Red Horse Racing
Wed, Aug 28, 2013 08:52:00 PM

Timothy Peters’ team wins two race awards in the Camping World Truck Series UNOH 200 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

Joe Gibbs Engines, supplier of the engine in the No. 17 Toyota Tundra, wins the Mahle Clevite Engine Builder of the Race award. Peters, who started fourth and finished second, also won the Mobil 1 Driver of the Race award. He is fifth in the 2013 Camping World Truck Series point standings.
Wed, Aug 21, 2013 10:51:00 PM

Timothy Peters may not be able to repeat his dominating performance from last year's UNOH 200 at Bristol Motor Speedway, but you know that his No. 17 Parts Plus Toyota Tundra team will try.

He became only one of three drivers to lead every lap at the World's Fastest Half Mile and go on to capture the race win. In eight starts at the 0.533-mile speedway, Peters has two top-five and four top-10 finishes including 224 laps led. All of Peters' top-10 finishes have come in the last four trips to Bristol.-Red Horse Racing
Tue, Aug 20, 2013 02:37:00 PM

Timothy Peters has one goal in mind for the Pocono Mountains 125 on Saturday afternoon; to redeem the No. 17 Parts Plus Tundra team from last year's finish at the 2.5-mile tri-oval.

In his previous starts at Pocono Raceway, Peters has qualified 13th and 11th respectively (2010, 2011) with an eighth-place qualifying effort in 2012. Peters has also taken away two top-10 finishes with an eighth-place finish in 2010 and a 10th-place finish in 2011 but was relegated to a 22nd-place finish due to an early crash in 2012.-Red Horse Racing
Mon, Jul 29, 2013 04:44:00 PM

Timothy Peters will make his 150th Truck Series start in The CarCash Mudsummer Classic presented by CNBC Prime's "The Profit" at Eldora Speedway.

The Danville, Va. native made his first Truck Series start in April 2005 at his home track of Martinsville Speedway. In 149 starts, Peters has earned six victories (at least one each year for the past five seasons), six pole positions, 29 top-five and 67 top-10 finishes. The team brings the chassis that recorded two wins in 2012. At Iowa Speedway Peters started the race from the pole position. The second win was captured at Bristol Motor Speedway where he led all 204 laps in dominating fashion.-Red Horse Racing
Mon, Jul 22, 2013 09:28:00 PM