Timmy Hill’s two best finishes this year have come on the shortest tracks contended in NASCAR so far. He was 32nd at Phoenix International Raceway and 33rd at Martinsville Speedway
Timmy Hill has finished between 32nd and 37th in his last four races this season, which shows consistency if not outright speed.
Timmy Hill has made two previous starts at Martinsville with a best finish of 36th in fall 2015.
If Timmy Hill is going to have a strong finish at Auto Club Speedway this week, he will probably need some help via attrition.
Timmy Hill has made four attempts at Phoenix International Raceway and earned one top-30 finish.
Timmy Hill failed to qualify in his last two efforts on similarly-configured, 1.5-mile tracks, but with an entry list of only 39 cars this week, he will make the Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway this weekend.
Timmy Hill has one top-25 to his credit on similarly-configured, 1.5-mile tracks. That came at Kansas Speedway in 2012 when he finished 22nd.
Reed Sorenson and Timmy Hill were the two drivers who failed to qualify for the Daytona 500.
Timmy Hill has made 49 previous starts in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, but none of them have come at Daytona International Speedway.
Rick Ware Racing announced the team's intent to compete in the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series as an "open non-chartered" team beginning with next month's 59th annual Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway.
Timmy Hill (No. 40 CrashClaimsR.us/OCR Gaz Bar Toyota) will miss the XFINITY Series Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Timmy Hill (#49 Hormone Therapeutics Chevrolet Silverado) finished 14th in Friday night's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Nextera Energy Resources 250 at Daytona International Speedway.
Timmy Hill made 12 starts with 16 attempts in 2015 and scored a season-best of 36th on three occasions at Pocono Raceway, New Hampshire Motor Speedway, and Martinsville Speedway.
Timmy Hill posted the slowest speed in qualification with a lap of 131.507 mph, but he made the show with only 43 cars in attendance. He will start 43rd.