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Printer-Friendly Winner Profile - Gabe Benet


FedEx Freight
New Hampshire - 1st place 4-Axle


Gabe, last year’s Rookie of the Year in New Jersey, took home his second straight 4-Axle title, this one in New Hampshire. A professional driver for 34 years – almost five of them with FedEx Freight – he is based in Belmont and has surpassed 2.4 million accident-free miles by always anticipating what other drivers will do. Gabe, who earned a degree in Chemical Engineering, enjoys flying, diving, fishing and computers in his spare time. He and his wife Maria have four children: Gabe, Adam, Matthew and Patricia. The Benet family lives in Alton Bay, N.H.