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Driver Profile: Tyler Hines – #85 SK Modified®

Tyler Hines – #85 SK Modified®

Driver & Team Info

Hometown: North Haven, CT

Car Owners: George & Christine Hines

Crew Chief: Jerrett Skwira

Crew Members: Matt Crowley, Bill Dillon, Butch Hines, George Hines, Jake Hines, Bob Lucas, Sue Weller, Emily Weller, Stan Zunda, Haylie Prucker

Primary Sponsor: TickMike.com, K & P Landscaping

Associate Sponsors: DC Rentals, Ocean Resort Casino, Shore Haven Sheet Metal, Heating & Cooling of West Haven

Car Make & Model: Chevrolet Cavalier

Occupation: Student @ Western New England University

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: Avicii

 

Career Achievements

• 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

• 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

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

SK = SK Modified®
SKL = SK Light Modified