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Wal-Mart Driver Tops Field at National Championships

John Sommers II for Transport Topics

ST. LOUIS — Were it not for a twist of fate, Wal­-Mart Transportation truck driver Ronald Emenheiser would not have even been able to compete in the 2015 National Truck Driving Championships.

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
August 24, 2015
Business

NTDC 2015 Champion: Wal-Mart Driver Ronald Emenheiser

John Sommers II for Transport Topics

ST. LOUIS — Ronald Emenheiser Sr., a Wal-Mart Transportation professional truck driver based in Yorkana, Pennsylvania, took home 2015 Bendix Grand Champion honors at the  National Truck Driving Championships. See full list of winners, photos.

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
August 17, 2015
Business

Darling, Graves Praise Drivers as NTDC Competition Begins

ST. LOUIS — Scott Darling, in his first public appearance since his nomination to head the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, thanked the 431 truck drivers competing in the 2015 National Trucking Driving Championships for their “dedication to safety.”

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
August 17, 2015
Business

NTDC 2015: Photo Galleries, Video, News, Features and More

John Sommers II for Transport Topics

See photos, video and stories from the 78th annual National Truck Driving Championships and National Step Van Driving Championships.

Transport Topics
August 15, 2015
Business

At NTDC 2015, Automatic Transmissions Unpopular With Drivers

John Sommers II for Transport Topics

ST. LOUIS — You might think that a heavy truck with an automatic transmission would make it easier to negotiate the tight course here at the 2015 National Truck Driving Championships. You would be wrong.

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
August 14, 2015
Business

NTDC 2015: North Carolina Trooper Wins Inspectors' Grand Champion Title

John Sommers II for Transport Topics

ST. LOUIS — North Carolina Highway Patrol Trooper J.D. Berrong was presented the Jimmy K. Ammons Award, the highest honor for roadside inspectors.

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
August 14, 2015
Business

Fewer Women Qualify for NTDC One Year After Record

John Sommers II for Transport Topics

Eleven women drivers were in the National Truck Driving Championships competition last year — the most ever. But this year they lost ground, with only five women qualifying.

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
August 14, 2015
Business

2015 NTDC Video: Truck vs. Duck Redux

John Sommers II for Transport Topics

Quack by popular demand, it's the truck vs. duck showdown from the skills course at NTDC. Watch the video to see if the bathtub toy is a sitting duck.

Transport Topics
August 14, 2015
Business

NTDC 2014 Champ Langenhahn Returns as 2015 Finalist

ST. LOUIS — Defending champion Jeffrey Langenhahn, of Con-way Freight and Plover, Wisconsin, is among the drivers who have advanced to today's finals of the National Truck Driving Championships and National Step Van Championships.

Transport Topics
August 13, 2015
Business

NTDC 2015: Darling, Graves Praise Drivers’ Dedication

Darling, Graves by John Sommers II for Transport Topics

ST. LOUIS — Scott Darling, in his first public appearance since his nomination to head the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, thanked the 431 truck drivers competing in the 2015 National Trucking Driving Championships for their “dedication to safety.”

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
August 13, 2015

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