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Driver Profile: Tyler Hines – #58 SK Modified®

Tyler Hines – #58 SK Modified®

Driver & Team Info

Hometown: North Haven, CT

Car Owners: Paul & Kathleen Popielarczyk

Crew Chief: Tyler Hines

Crew Members: Bill Dillon, Butch Hines, George Hines, Jake Hines, Emily Weller, Stan Zunda, Haylie Prucker, John Clagg

Primary Sponsor: K & P Landscaping, LLC.

Associate Sponsors: MTP Trucking

Car Make & Model: Chevrolet Cavalier

Chassis: Troyer

Engine Builder: Pettit Racing Engines

Occupation: Mechanical Engineer

Date of Birth: 11/5/94

Martial Status: Single

Non-Racing Hobbies: Playing Ice Hockey

Favorite Racing Personality: Chase Elliott

Favorite Sports Team: New York Rangers

Favorite TV Show: Breaking Bad

Favorite Musical Artist: Brantley Gilbert

 

Career Achievements

• Scored First 2 Career SK Modified® Wins in 2021

• 2 Career SK Light Feature Wins, Including 2014 NAPA Spring Sizzler, 23 Top-5’s, 33 Top-10’s

• 2014 SK Light Most Popular Driver

• 2015 SK Modified® Rookie of the Year

• Raced Wild Thing Karts (2006-2011); SK Lights (2012-2014); SK Modifieds® (2015-present)

• 2009 Wild Thing Karts Triple Crown Champion

• 2nd in Points 2009 Wild Thing Karts Junior Outlaw

• 2nd in Points 2011 Wild Thing Karts Senior Outlaw

Year Division Starts Wins T-5 T-10
2012 SKL 18 1 9 12
2013 SKL 13 0 5 10
2014 SKL 16 1 9 11
2015 SK 22 0 1 5
2016 SK 17 0 0 3
2017 SK 17 0 2 4
2018 SK 20 0 2 6
2019 SK 20 0 1 6
2020 SK 14 0 0 1
2021 SK 20 2 10 13

SK = SK Modified®
SKL = SK Light Modified

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