Chairman's Challenge

National Truck Driving Championships
Competitor Profile

  • FedEx Freight Truck

Brent Turek

FedEx Freight
Nebraska – Twins Class Champion
Rookie of the Year & Best Written Score

Brent won the Twins title and was named the Rookie of the Year at the Nebraska TDC. At his first TDC, he also had the best written exam. Brent has been a professional driver for 28 years – the last 19 years with FedEx Freight. He has logged more than 1.4 million safe-driving miles. Brent’s advice to someone interested in a career in the trucking industry is to make safety a priority at all times. When he is not behind the wheel, Brent enjoys spending time with family, playing guitar and hiking. He also writes his own music. Brent and his wife Judy have four children: Shawn, Amber, Caden and Tanner. They also have four grandchildren: Jase, Nikia, Natalie and Jordan. The Turek family resides in Burwell, Nebraska.

  • FedEx Freight Driver Brent Turek
  • The Chairman's Challenge
  • FedEx Freight

Driver Information

Hometown: Burwell, Neb.
Career Years Driving: 28
Years With FedEx: 19
Safe Driving Miles: 1.4 million

Past NTDC Appearances

Has qualified to make first appearance.