Schneider National Launches Second Annual “The Drive to Dega” Sweepstakes

June 25, 2012

Whether on the open road or on the racetrack, professional drivers have the determination to go the distance. This summer Schneider National offers access to both paths with the launch of its second annual The Drive to Dega Facebook sweepstakes. Six Grand Prize winners will score tickets and more to Talladega Superspeedway for an adrenaline-filled weekend October 6-7, 2012.

Each of the six Grand Prize winners will receive two tickets for box seats to watch the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races and pre-race stage access, a $1,000 prepaid Visa to cover travel arrangements and other expenses, hotel accommodations for three days and two nights, private round-trip track transportation and more.

To enter The Drive to Dega sweepstakes, entrants can visit Schneider National’s Facebook page ( between June 1 and August 31, 2012.

“Like the pros on the racetrack, professional truck drivers average hundreds of miles per haul,” explained Mike Hinz, vice president of Schneider National. “They also share similar concerns: fuel mileage, tire wear and tear, running safe and smart, and being profitable after a hard day’s work. The Drive to Dega is an exciting way for Schneider National to celebrate the drive of these true professionals.”

While moving over 10,600 loads daily, Schneider National has exceptional career paths for professional drivers and truck school graduates. Solo and team opportunities exist for company drivers and owner-operators in Schneider’s Regional, Over the Road, Dedicated, Intermodal, Tanker, Expedited and Oil Field Transportation lines of business. For additional information about career opportunities with Schneider National, visit or call 1-800-44-PRIDE (1-800-447-7433).