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Michigan Truck Driving Championship & Sponsorships

Michigan Truck Driving Championship & Sponsorships

Friday, June 9, 2023 12:00 PM - Saturday, June 10, 2023 3:00 PM (EDT)


Drivers from around the state compete in three phases: first, a written exam based on American Trucking Association’s Facts for Drivers; second, a pre-trip inspection test; and thirdly, driving a predetermined skills course that includes stopping, backing, turning and serpentine maneuvers. 

Drivers compete in multiple divisions: 

  • Three-axle tractor trailer 
  • Four-axle tractor trailer 
  • Five-axle tractor trailer 
  • Flatbed 
  • Sleeper berth 
  • Straight truck 
  • Tanker 
  • Twins
  • Step van 

Winners in each division go on to the ATA National Trucking Driving Championship held in Columbus, OH August 16-19, 2023.

The Championship is open to any company that is domiciled in Michigan or whose driver resides in Michigan (other qualifications apply.)



  • MTA member company driver: $175
  • Non-MTA member company driver: $275
Course: Lansing Community College- West Campus
5708 Cornerstone Dr.
Lansing, MI 48917 United States

Written Test and Banquet: Crowne Plaza Lansing West Hotel

Friday, June 9, 2023 12:00 PM - Saturday, June 10, 2023 3:00 PM (EDT)

Friday, June 9- Crowne Plaza West Lansing Hotel: 

  • 1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Driver Registration
  • 2:00 pm-4:00 pm: Driver Orientation, Written Exam
  • 4:30 pm: Course Walk-through

Saturday, June 10- Lansing Community College West Lansing:

  • 7:00 am: Drivers & Judges Assemble
  • 8:00 am: Driving Competition & Pre-trip Inspection

NO alcohol is permitted during the written exam or competition.

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