Date of birth: Mar 6, 2001
Rookie year: 2019
Tyler Ankrum is a Sunoco Rookie of the Year contender this season in the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series. He pilots the No. 17 DGR Crosley Toyota. In 2018, Ankrum won the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East Championship in his rookie season. He became only the sixth driver in series history to win a championship and rookie of year in the same season. Ankrum picked up his first career Gander Trucks win in July 2019 at Kentucky Speedway.