480 drivers competed in the 2016 National Truck Driving Championship last week in Indianapolis, including 9 class champions from Illinois who qualified at the ITA's Illinois Truck Driving Championship on June 11.
FedEx Freight's Jimmy Wilson, the Step Van champion from Illinois, made the finals at the National TDC. Wilson was announced as a finalist during the parade of champions on Saturday. Wilson then competed in the finals with five other finalists.
ITA would like to congratulate Wilson on making the finals and we also congratulate the eight other state champions from Illinois that competed in the national truck driving championship.