WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. — Motor Transport Association of Connecticut will once again hold the 71st Connecticut Truck Driving Championship. This year’s family-friendly event will be held June 11 at the FedEx Freight facility at 130 Old County Circle in Windsor Locks, Connecticut.
The Truck Driving Championship will be followed by the awards ceremony and catered barbecue from Bear’s BBQ. This year’s field competition starts at 10 a.m., with the awards program and barbecue scheduled to start about 3 p.m.
The driver roll call is set for 7:30 a.m.
The registration fee is $100 per driver and includes a commemorative event polo shirt (for drivers who register by May 16) and one ticket to the barbecue dinner.
Drivers who win their class at the state level will have the chance to compete at the national level. This year’s American Trucking Association (ATA) Nationals will be held in Indianapolis Aug. 16-20.
Drivers are encouraged to bring family and friends.
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