April 22, 2019 6:00 AM, EDT

2019 Illinois Truck Driving Championships

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When: June 7-8, 2019

Where: Pheasant Run Resort, St. Charles, Ill.

More info: Illinois Trucking Association


2018 Recap


 FedEx Freight driver Rich Fundell reigned supreme in the 3-axle competition en route to claiming Grand Champion honors.

Fundell and eight other competitors advanced to the National Truck Driving Championships in Columbus, Ohio, in August.

Overall FedEx Freight drivers prevailed in four divisions — 3-Axle, Fatbed, Step Van and Twins.


Classification Winner Company
Grand Champion Rich Fundell FedEx Freight
Sleeper Berth Paul Barnes UPS
3-Axle Rich Fundell FedEx Freight
5-Axle Ed Mikan UPS
Tank Truck Dave Miller UPS Freight
4-Axle Ruben Magsaysay XPO Logistics
Straight Truck Scott Archer YRC Freight
Step Van Jason Smith FedEx Freight
Flatbed Tim Banasiak FedEx Freight
Twins Miguel Corral FedEx Freight