Tyler joined the Primal Racing team in June of 2021. He comes with 15 years of competition experience and 7 years of coaching experience.
He started his racing career at six years old in Quarter Midgets. He competed in Quarter midgets for six years winning multiple regional championships and was the national champion in 2005. After quarter midgets he competed in Legends cars in the Southeast for three years winning a dozen races over that period. After Legends he competed in Late Models in the GAS series (Georgia Asphalt Series) and ASA series (American Speed Association). He also raced on the West Coast for one year in a USAC Midget winning multiple trophy dash races and a feature event. In 2013, he competed in the UARA Late model series driving for Shane Hmiel picking up multiple top fives and a pole in his ten race rookie season. Across his career he's done one off races in National Pavement Midgets, dirt late models, spec miatas, and sprint cars.
Over 15 years he has made 197 starts racking up 62 wins. He has not competed since 2014. Since then, he has been coaching with various organizations sharing his knowledge and race craft in helping others find speed and success on the track.