March 25, 2014
Red Kap has signed with off-road racing champion “Ballistic” BJ Baldwin. Baldwin will debut the Red Kap logo on his race truck Fedor at the General Tire Mint 400 race, and he and the Baldwin Motorsports crew will be outfitted with select Red Kap apparel for the 2014 race season. In an effort to remain the leader of automotive apparel, Red Kap is gearing up for an intriguing brand launch in 2014 and 2015.
“BJ Baldwin is a passionate, talented off-road racer with a driven spirit to perform. His ambitious character and unique style makes him a natural fit to represent the Red Kap brand. As we continue to focus on the development of performance features specifically for the automotive industry, we are excited to have Baldwin Motorsports put our products to the test in the world of off-road racing.” – Chris Holcombe, Vice President and General Manager of Distributor Brands, Red Kap
Baldwin’s impressive racing record has earned him two consecutive Baja 1000 wins, SCORE championships (2013, 2012, 2009), BITD championship and King of the Desert title, Mint 400 win, as well as, 1st place finishes in SCORE Baja 500, San Felipe 250, BITD Silver State 300, Parker 425 and Bluewater Desert Challenge.
“This year is going to be a great race season for Baldwin Motorsports. I have been training all year preparing for this season and my team is excited to add Red Kap to our team.”
– BJ Baldwin, Off-Road racing champion