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National Truck Driving Championships
Competitor Profile

  • FedEx Freight Truck

Rick Hartleib

FedEx Freight
North Dakota – Straight Truck Class Champion

In his first two years competing at the North Dakota TDC, Rick has won back-to-back Straight Truck titles. Last year he was named the state’s Rookie of the Year. Based in Minot, Rick is in his sixth year as a team member at FedEx Freight and has logged more than 800,000 safe-driving miles during his 11-year professional driving career. He has received Safe Driver recognition from FedEx Freight the past five years. Away from work, Rick enjoys working on his lake house as well as drag racing at the Dakota Flat Track. He and his wife Jenny have two children, Kaden (13) and Piper (1). The Hartleib family resides in Minot, North Dakota.

  • FedEx Freight Driver Rick Hartleib
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Driver Information

Hometown: Minot, N.D.
Career Years Driving: 10
Years With FedEx: 5
Safe Driving Miles: 700,000

Past NTDC Appearances

Year Category  
2016 Straight Truck