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NTDC Recap: Photos, Video, News, Features and More

The 2014 National Truck Driving Championships and National Step Van Driving Championships are complete! Take a look back at four days of coverage. 

August 18, 2014
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NTDC Grand Champion Langenhahn: 'I Feel Like I'm in a Dream'

John Sommers II for Transport Topics

A Con-way Freight driver from Plover, Wisconsin, Jeffrey Langenhahn, won the Bendix 2014 grand championship at the National Truck Driving Championships Aug. 16.

Michele Fuetsch | Staff Reporter
August 18, 2014
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NTDC: Four-Axle Champ Quarles Treasures His Trophy

Quarles family by John Sommers II for Transport Topics

When James Quarles, known as “JB” to almost everybody, walked through the body scanner at the Pittsburgh International Airport on Sunday on his way home to South Carolina, his first-place driving trophy went with him.

Michele Fuetsch | Staff Reporter
August 17, 2014
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2014 National Truck Driving Championship Complete Results

Langenhahn by John Sommers II for Transport Topics

Here is a complete list of winners in all categories from the 2014 National Truck Driving Championships in Pittsburgh.

Transport Topics
August 17, 2014
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NTDC Video: Truck, Duck Appear to be on Collision Course

John Somers II for Transport Topics

The idea, as every truck driver competing at the National Truck Driving Championships knows, is to MISS the duck by the slimmest possible margin to score the highest possible points. Watch the video to see how this driver fares.

Transport Topics
August 16, 2014
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Con-way's Langenhahn Named NTDC Grand Champion

Langenhahn by John Sommers II for Transport Topics

Jeffrey Langenhahn, a Con-way Freight professional truck driver based in Plover, Wis., was named the 2014 Bendix Grand Champion at the 77th annual National Truck Driving Championships Aug. 16.

Michele Fuetsch | Staff Reporter
August 16, 2014
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NAIC Crowns Inspector Champions

Truck inspectors from Arizona and Canada captured the top awards at the 22nd annual North American Inspectors Championship here this week.

Michele Fuetsch | Staff Reporter
August 16, 2014
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Attending His 43rd NTDC, Gillespie Now Lets Others Have the Driving Thrill

John Sommers II for Transport Topics

Trucking championships — the titles and the events — are practically a way of life for retired trucker Richard Gillespie.

Michele Fuetsch | Staff Reporter
August 15, 2014
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Bumper Cam! Watch a Truck Navigate the NTDC Course

John Somers II for Transport Topics

We placed a video camera on the bumper of a truck competing at the 2014 National Truck Driving Championships to provide a ground-level view of the challenge drivers face as they try to dodge the ducks.

Transport Topics
August 15, 2014
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Not Even Cancer Can Keep YRC’s Messmer From Competing in NTDC

John Sommers II for TT

YRC Freight driver David Messmer’s name was on the list of competitors for the Arizona Truck Driving Championships, but the day of that event all eyes were on the doors as they began to close for the start of the competition.

Michele Fuetsch | Staff Reporter
August 15, 2014

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