Husky Liners Partners with RCR's No. 22 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Team
Husky Liners to serve as primary sponsor for two races with Joey Coulter
WELCOME, N.C. (April 11, 2012) - Husky Liners®, a leading supplier of automotive accessories for light trucks, SUV's, vans and cars, has entered into a partnership agreement with Richard Childress Racing. The Winfield, Kan.-based company will be the primary sponsor of RCR's No. 22 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series team driven by Joey Coulter for two races during the 2012 season.
The Husky Liners® brand will serve as the primary sponsor of Coulter's No. 22 Chevrolet Silverado at Kansas Speedway (April 21) and Talladega Superspeedway (October 6). Coulter, currently in his second year of competition in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, earned Sunoco Rookie of the Year honors in 2011.
"We're very excited to be partnering with one of the most legendary racing organizations in NASCAR for the 2012 and 2013 Camping World Truck Series," said Bob Tyler, President of Husky Liners. "Joey's a great guy. We met Joey and his family at Daytona (International Speedway) this year. Joey and the whole RCR group were very welcoming and made us feel like we were part of the team right from the start. We look forward to sponsoring Joey Coulter and the No. 22 truck for many races to come."
"I'm really excited to have Husky Liners come on board for the races at Kansas Speedway and Talladega Superspeedway," said Coulter, driver of the No. 22 Chevrolet. "They have great products and it's an honor to be able to represent a company like Husky Liners. I hope we can score a win together."
For more information on today's announcement, and all that is happening at RCR, please visit rcrracing.com.
Richard Childress Racing (www.rcrracing.com) has earned more than 200 victories and 14 championships, including six in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series with the legendary Dale Earnhardt. RCR was the first organization to win championships in the Sprint Cup Series, Nationwide Series and Camping World Truck Series. Its current Sprint Cup Series lineup includes Paul Menard (No. 27 Menards Chevrolet), Kevin Harvick (No. 29 Budweiser/Rheem/Jimmy John's Chevrolet) and Jeff Burton (No. 31 Caterpillar/Wheaties/BB&T Chevrolet). Its Nationwide Series program includes Elliott Sadler (No. 2 One Main Financial Chevrolet), 2011 Camping World Truck Series champion Austin Dillon (No. 3 Advocare/American Ethanol/Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet) and Harvick/Brendan Gaughan/Paul Menard (No. 33 South Point Hotel & Casino/Menards/Hunt Brothers Pizza/Armour Brand/Fast Fixin'/ Chevrolet). Tim George Jr./ Gaughan/Harvick (No. 2 Potomac Family Dining Group/South Point Hotel & Casino/Kroger/Tide Chevrolet), Joey Coulter (No. 22 RCR/Armour Brand/Husky Liners Chevrolet) and 2011 ARCA Racing Series champion Ty Dillon (No.3 Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet) will compete in the 2012 Camping World Truck Series season.