Sunday's race will serve as the Rookie of the Year candidate Michael Annett's first Cup Series attempt at Auto Club Speedway.
Michael Annett, a Cup Series Rookie of the Year candidate making his first Cup start at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, has four NASCAR Nationwide Series races there under his belt.
Though he was a full-time NASCAR Nationwide Series competitor last season, Michael Annett missed the March race weekend at Phoenix as he was sidelined with a sternum injury following a crash at Daytona.
Accell Construction returns to Tommy Baldwin Racing (TBR) and welcomes a new experience as a primary sponsor of the of the No. 7 Chevrolet SS with Michael Annett behind the wheel for six NASCAR Sprint Cup Series events.
Tommy Baldwin Racing has hired veteran Kevin "Bono" Manion as the crew chief for Michael Annett and the No. 7 Pilot Flying J Chevrolet SS.
Tommy Baldwin Racing (TBR) has signed driver Michael Annett and partnered with Pilot Flying J for the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season.
Michael Annett (No. 43 Ford Mustang) has five starts at the mile-and-a-half track and earned his best finish of 12th in last year's race.
Michael Annett (43 Ford Mustang) has eight Nationwide Series starts at the one-mile Phoenix track, earning three top-10s.
Michael Annett has four starts at the mile-and-a-half Kansas Speedway.
Michael Annett and the No. 43 Flying J Travel Plaza team are looking to rally on a mile-and-a-half track this weekend after two recent finishes outside of the top-10 at Atlanta and Chicago.
Michael Annett (43 Ford) has eight starts at the .75-mile Richmond track with one top-five and two top-10 finishes.
Michael Annett (43 Ford) has four starts at the mile-and-a-half Atlanta Motor Speedway, earning one top-10 finish last year.
Michael Annett and the No. 43 Pilot Travel Centers team will use Thursday's practice sessions to get Annett accustomed to Mid-Ohio, the newest track on the NNS circuit.
Michael Annett has four starts at the 2.45-mile road course in Watkins Glen.