Truck Driving Championships

TXTA’s 2022 State Truck Driving Championships took place on June 4 at Texas State Technical College (TSTC) in Waco. Seventy drivers competed in the driving contest at the TSTC Airport. TXTA recognized the winners during TXTA’s Annual Conference held in July. The state finalists competed in the ATA National Truck Driving Championships held in August.

The Truck Driving Championships are a project of the TXTA Safety Management Council (SMC), the local Safety Councils and TXTA Fleet Maintenance Council (FMC) that seek to promote safety and professionalism among commercial drivers. Three regional championships and one statewide championship are held in the spring with drivers qualifying for national competition. Drivers are tested on their ability to maneuver and control their vehicles under a number of difficult test situations.


Congratulations Team Texas 2022!

Grand Champion & Straight Truck
Dennis Mace
FedEx Freight


3 Axle
David Urrea IV
HEB

5 Axle
Mario Gonzales, Jr.
HEB

4 Axle
Eduardo Camacho
HEB

Tanker
Randy Gamez, Jr.
HEB

Flatbed
Noe Gomez
HEB

Sleeper
Robert Gonzalez
FedEx Freight

Straight Truck
Dennis Mace
FedEx Freight

Twins
Ronald Ramon
HEB

Step Van
Luis Tarin
FedEx Ground

 

photo of 2022 Truck Driving Champions

Front row, left to right: David Urrea IV, HEB; Robert Gonzalez, FedEx Freight; Grand Champion Dennis Mace, FedEx Freight; Ronald Ramon, HEB. Back row, left to right: Mario Gonzales, Jr., HEB; Eduardo Camacho, HEB; Randy Gamez, Jr., HEB; Noe Gomez, HEB; Luis Tarin, FedEx Ground.


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