Chairman's Challenge

National Truck Driving Championships
Competitor Profile

  • FedEx Freight Truck

Allen Sohn

FedEx Freight
Iowa – 1st place 4-Axle Class

Allen won his second consecutive 4-Axle title at the Iowa TDC to qualify for his third NTDC. He also won the 4-Axle title in 2011 and 2015. Allen has been a professional driver for 37 years, including 15 with FedEx Freight in Des Moines. During his career, he has logged more than 3 million safe-driving miles. Allen points to his dad as an inspiration by making him who he is today. In his free time, Allen enjoys biking, camping, fishing, gardening and riding motorcycles. He is also a certified diesel mechanic. Allen and his wife Kathy have three children, Christina, Melissa and Jessica, and eight grandchildren. The Sohn family lives in Des Moines, Iowa.

  • FedEx Freight Driver Allen Sohn
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  • FedEx Freight

Driver Information

Hometown: Des Moines, Iowa
Career Years Driving: 37
Years With FedEx: 15
Safe Driving Miles: 3 million

Past NTDC Appearances

Year Category  
2015 4-Axle  
2011 4-Axle