Truck Driving Championships

TRUCK DRIVING CHAMPIONSHIP INFORMATION AND DRIVER ENTRY RELEASE AVAILABLE EARLY 2021

The Truck Driving Championships are a project of the TXTA Safety Management Council (SMC), the Local Safety Councils and the TXTA Fleet Maintenance Council (FMC) that seek to promote safety and professionalism among commercial drivers. Four regional championships and one statewide championship are held each 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.

 

Regional Competitions


Dallas/Fort Worth
Entry Fee: $85
Application Available in 2021

Houston
Entry Fee: $85
Application Available in 2021

San Antonio
Entry Fee: $85
Application Available in 2021

Tyler
Entry Fee: $85
Application Available in 2021

The top two drivers in each class at each regional location advance to the state competition.

State Competitions


State Driving Competition
Angela Lam, Contest Chair
Cheetah Transportation Systems
281-475-0928

Locations:
Written and Virtual Course Walk-Through
Waco Hilton (HQ Hotel)

Driving and Pre-Trip Competitions
Texas State Technical College, Waco

Companies participating in the state championships will be required to provide a tractor and/or trailer to be utilized during the competition as well as volunteer to serve as a judge. Drivers whose companies do not provide equipment and volunteer judges will not be allowed to compete. Companies must be able to provide equipment in the class of competition in which they have drivers competing.

Competition at the state level will include the first and second place winners from the regional championships.

National Championships


ATA National Truck Driving Championships

For more information ATA National Truck Driving Championships Page

Competition at the national level will include 1st place winners in each class of competition from the state championships. ATA qualification rules must be met.

 


For questions, please contact Lance Shillingburg lance@texastrucking.com

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