Oregon – 5-Axle Sleeper Class Champion
Lalo, the 2010 3-Axle National Champion, qualified for this year’s NTDC by winning the Oregon 5-Axle Sleeper title for a second straight year. In addition to his 2010 Oregon 3-Axle title, Lalo had the best pre-trip inspection at the 2012 Oregon TDC. He is a 25-year professional driver who has logged more than 2.4 million safe-driving miles. Lalo has been a member of the FedEx Freight team in Portland the last 11 years. In his free time, he enjoys church activities and playing pool. Lalo and his wife Shirley have five children and four grandchildren: Alli (11), Noah (9), Josiah (8) and Melanie (3). The Fernandez family resides in Battle Ground, Washington.
Hometown: Battle Ground, Wash.
Career Years Driving: 25
Years With FedEx: 11
Safe Driving Miles: 2.4 million
Past NTDC Appearances