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Printer-Friendly Winner Profile - Ray Shelton


FedEx Freight
South Carolina - 1st place Tank Truck
Grand Champion
FedEx Ace


Ray captured his 12th state title with a win in the Tank Truck class in South Carolina. He also earned the coveted Grand Champion honor. A 36-year professional driver with a near-spotless safety record, Ray has driven more than 3.6 million accident-free miles. Currently a driver for FedEx Freight based in Greenville, he is a former Tennessee Road Team Captain and was honored as Tennessee Driver of the Year in 2000. Ray is passionate about safety, and his daily goal is to ensure that everyone he encounters on the highway always returns home safely. In his spare time, he enjoys playing ball with his son, Lukas. Ray lives in Simpsonville, S.C.