Snow whirled around trucks and trailers dripping with icicles as the eight finalists entered the competition area at Trysil airport.

A cool winner in long johns

It was the Young European Truck Driver final of snow boots, fur hats and long johns, with Norway’s best truck driver crowned in true arctic conditions.

Scania Driver Competitions promote road safety.

Road safety high on the agenda

Skilled drivers are the single-most important asset we have for improving road safety. Scania Driver Competitions is one way of improving skills and advanced driver-support systems are another.

“Never stop continuing to learn and develop”, is Michele Sandri´s advise to colleague drivers competing in YETD.

The first winner – never stop learning

Eleven years after winning the first Scania Young European Truck Driver Competition, Michele Sandri still drives trucks as safely and fuel efficiently as possible.

The Slovak final took place at the Scania dealer centre in Senec.

Just in time for Slovak YETD winner

The Slovak national champion for Scania’s Young European Truck Driver competition waited six years for glory.


Six-year wait to become a Scania champion

Dennis Terendiy dreamed of competing in a Ukrainian version of Scania’s Young European Truck Driver competition long before such an event actually existed. Now, in a fairy tale ending, he has won the first-ever Ukrainian national final and has his sights set on the European title.

Alana Mountfield

Skilled driver shares her experience

Alana Mountfield so impressed judges at Australia’s 2012 Scania Driver Competition that she was later offered a job training others.