January 22, 2014 — via Godfather Motorsports — Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — MOORESVILLE, NC — Brian Ickler will return to NASCAR Camping World Truck Series competition this season, driving Red Horse Racing’s No. 7 Bullet Liner Toyota Tundra.
“I am really glad to be back in the Camping World Truck Series and driving for Red Horse Racing,” Ickler said. “The Truck Series is a lot of fun to race in and the competition this year will be great. Thank you to Bullet Liner for coming on board with us. I am anxious to get back on track in the new Toyota Tundra and get them and Bullet Liner to Victory Lane.”
Bullet Liner will serve as a primary sponsor on the No. 7 Tundra. With over 200 dealers, Bullet Liner products are primarily used for pickup truck beds, tailgates, wheel wells and other similar vehicle protection applications.
“We are excited to be involved in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series,” said Burtin Polymer Laboratories President H.D. “Scooter” DeLaune. “We have chosen Red Horse Racing and Brian Ickler to help promote our brand. The intent is to bring public awareness to Bullet Liner products. Hopefully we can win a few races as well; that would be an added bonus.”
Ickler has 22 career starts in the Camping World Truck Series, with six Top-5 and 10 Top-10 finishes, along with a pole at Michigan International Speedway in June of 2009. The 28-year-old also has eight NASCAR Nationwide Series starts to his name.
He cut his teeth in off-road racing at 14-years of age. By the age of 17, he was named the SCORE Rookie of the Year and Lite champion, and he has victories in the SCORE Baja 1000, Baja 500, and San Felipe 250. The San Diego, Calif., native has made 43 starts in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East and West divisions, earning seven wins and five pole awards.
The Camping World Truck Series kicks off the 2014 season at Daytona International Speedway on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014 with the green flag for the NextEra Energy Resources 250 scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time.