Chairman's Challenge

National Truck Driving Championships
Competitor Profile

  • FedEx Freight Truck

Lou Lockard

FedEx Freight
Delaware – Twins Class Champion

Lou is returning to the NTDC after winning the Twins title at the Delaware TDC. He also competed in the 4-Axle class in 2012 and 2013. Lou has been a FedEx Freight team member for 18 years and been a driver for the company the last 17 years. He has logged more than 1.7 million accident-free miles. Lou points to his brother, John, who has been a professional driver for 25 years, as being an inspiration. One fact many don’t know about Lou is he is a retired U.S. Navy cook. In his free time, he enjoys playing golf, hiking and photography. Lou and his wife Karen have three children: Louis III, Charles and Brian. The Lockards have three grandchildren – Austin (10), Harley (10) and Charlie (3) – and reside in Elkton, Maryland.

  • FedEx Freight Driver Lou Lockard
  • The Chairman's Challenge
  • FedEx Freight

Driver Information

Hometown: Elkton, Md.
Career Years Driving: 18
Years With FedEx: 17
Safe Driving Miles: 1.7 million

Past NTDC Appearances

Year Category  
2012 4-Axle  
2013 4-Axle