Timmy Hill News Archive - 2013
Read past news bits from Timmy Hill's 2013 racing season below. For the 2012 year, click here. For the 2011 year, click here.
Hill and FAS Lane Racing Tough It Out in Darlington
Monday, May 13th, 2013
DARLINGTON, SC. (May 13, 2013) - Darlington Raceway is called "The Track Too Tough to Tame" for a good reason. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series rookie driver Timmy Hill and his OXYwater team found out firsthand on Saturday night as they battled the infamous "Lady in Black". Together the young driver and team persevered and brought their No. 32 OXYwater Ford home to a 33rd place finish in the running of the Bojangles' Southern 500. For the full story, click here.
Fresh from the Prom, Timmy Hill Dances with Lady in Black
Wednesday, May 8th, 2013
MOORESVILLE, N.C. - (May 8, 2013) - While his FAS Lane Racing team was in Talladega last week battling Mother Nature, rookie NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Timmy Hill went to Prom. Timmy and his girlfriend, Lucy Kennedy, attended Prom at Ragsdale High School in Jamestown, North Carolina last Saturday night. This Saturday night Hill will strap in his No. 32 OXYwater Ford instead of a tuxedo and turn his attention to another lady - the challenging Darlington Raceway which is famously known as the "Lady in Black". For the full story, click here.
FAS Lane Racing and Timmy Hill Survive Richmond Short Track Battle
Monday, April 29th, 2013
RICHMOND, VA. (April 29, 2013) - FAS Lane Racing and rookie driver Timmy Hill continued their learning process at their first short track effort together on Saturday night at Richmond International Raceway. The duo battled the handling of their No. 32 OXYwater Ford for most of the weekend before hitting on something in the last 100 laps of the 400 lap event. While steering clear of the late race carnage, Hill brought the OXYwater team home with a 34th place finish in the running of the Toyota Owners 400. For the full story, click here.
Timmy Hill and OXYwater Team Look to Continue Growth Heading to Richmond
Wednesday, April 24th, 2013
MOORESVILLE, N.C. - (April 24, 2013) - Timmy Hill and FAS Lane Racing are coming off their best performance together of the young season with an impressive showing last weekend at Kansas Speedway. The rookie driver and growing team combination look to continue that this Saturday night as they head to Richmond International Raceway with their No. 32 OXYwater Ford for the running of the Toyota Owners 400. For the full story, click here.
Hill Victim of Others Troubles in Kansas
Monday, April 22nd, 2013
KANSAS CITY, KS. (April 22, 2013) - NASCAR Sprint Cup Series rookie Timmy Hill used his previous learning experiences and success at the 1.5-mile layout of Kansas Speedway to put forth a strong outing in the FAS Lane Racing No. 32 OXYwater Ford on Sunday. However his outing would be ruined after receiving damage from fellow competitors tangling coming off Turn 2. The damage sent Hill and his team to the garage area briefly for repairs before returning to the track to complete the running of the STP 400 in the 33rd position. For the full story, click here.
Timmy Hill and Team OXYwater Focused on Improvement Heading to Kansas
Wednesday, April 17th, 2013
MOORESVILLE, N.C. - (April 17, 2013) - Coming off a disappointing weekend in Texas, FAS Lane Racing and rookie driver Timmy Hill are focused on continued improvement for their No. 32 OXYwater Ford as they head to Kansas Speedway. Hill will make his third NASCAR Sprint Cup Series start of the season in the running of the STP 400 at the 1.5-mile Kansas track on Sunday. For the full story, click here.
Hill Steers No. 32 OXYwater™ Ford to 36th Place Texas Finish
Monday, April 15th, 2013
FORT WORTH, TX. (April 15, 2013) - FAS Lane Racing and Timmy Hill know that each race is a new learning experience for them as the growing team and rookie driver tackle the challenge of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series competition. The running of the NRA 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on Saturday night was another one of those experiences as the team and driver worked together for just the third time this season. While Hill struggled to get the handling of his No. 32 OXYwater™ Ford to his liking, the 334-lap event proved a valuable learning experience for the combination on their way to a 36th place finish. For the full story, click here.
FAS Lane Racing and OXYwater™ Gallop into Texas with Timmy Hill
Wednesday, April 10th, 2013
MOORESVILLE, N.C. - (April 10, 2013) - After a short hiatus from behind the wheel, Timmy Hill returns this week to his driving duties of FAS Lane Racing's No. 32 OXYwater™ Ford. Hill will make his second NASCAR Sprint Cup Series start of the season in the running of the NRA 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on Saturday night. For the full story, click here.
Rare Failure Plagues FAS Lane Racing and OXYwater™ Ford
Tuesday, March 26th, 2013
FONTANA, CA. (March 26, 2013) – FAS Lane Racing and rookie driver Timmy Hill entered the Auto Club 400 riding momentum with a new sponsor on board and coming off a strong finish last week at Bristol with former champion Terry Labonte. However, that momentum was halted early at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California after a fitting came loose in the back of the rear end gear on lap 30 putting the No. 32 OXYwater™ Ford behind the wall for repairs. The team and driver would return to the track but was relegated to a disappointing 39th place finish in the 200-lap event. For the full story, click here.
Hill Finishes 39th at Auto Club Speedway
Monday, March 25th, 2013
The first race of the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season for Timmy Hill in the No. 32 OXYwater Ford Fusion took place on Sunday, March 24th, in the “Auto Club 400” at Auto Club Speedway (CA). After starting 39th, Hill and the team were looking towards a solid run, but the drive shaft broke, rupturing the oil tank, along with damaging other vital parts. He was able to get back on the track after repairs, but there was too much damage to complete the race. He was credited with a 39th-place finish.
Timmy Hill Set for 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Start at Auto Club Speedway in California
Monday, March 18th, 2013
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Timmy Hill will make his first 2013 series start on Sunday, March 24th, in the “Auto Club 400” at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California. He will pilot the FAS Lane Racing No. 32 OXYwater Ford Fusion. click here for more
Timmy Hill to Run for NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Rookie of the Year with FAS Lane Racing
Wednesday, January 30th, 2013
2011 NASCAR Nationwide Series Rookie of the Year Timmy Hill has announced today he will make a run at the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Rookie of the Year honors driving the FAS Lane Racing No. 32 U.S Chrome Ford Fusion. Hill joined FAS Lane Racing in 2012, racing three events late in the year, including at Kansas Speedway where he finished a career-high 22nd while racing on the lead lap. click here for more