World's Toughest Trucker

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  • 2012
  • 1 Season
  • 8.0  (51)

World's Toughest Trucker is a television series that pits top truck drivers against each other in some of the world's harshest conditions. The show follows truck drivers as they encounter rough and rugged conditions in which they must outdo one another to become the world's toughest trucker and win a cash prize of 150,000 dollars. They venture across most continents taking trips in Australia, Canada, Brazil, and India. World's toughest truck was produced by Dragonfly Productions and GroupM Entertainment and is broadcasted on the discovery channel in the United States and on channel 5 in the United Kingdom. The show is a reality series that aired in January 2012 and features eight episodes. The show was met with above average reviews in the United Kingdom and landed on the top 30 of the week on that channel. Based on the positive reviews that the show received plans for a second season are likely to follow. Unlike other trucker shows, this show features truck drivers from across all corners of the world. The participants are seasoned truck drivers who are screened and considered to be some of the best at their trade. They are expected to complete a delivery over three days that includes all of the major problems they typically experience on the road. These things include unusual cargo, massive rigs, and treacherous roads that can be deadly. Over 60,000 people applied to be on the show and only the very best were selected to become participants. The participants in the show have three days to deliver their cargo, and are racing against each other to hopefully attain the 150,000-dollar prize. The quality of the truck drivers in this show and the large prize at the end provides a frenzy to get to the finish line. Because of the dangerous roads and remote locations, it is probably the most dangerous trucker show and some of the most entertaining television.

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Seasons
Himalayan Final: Race to the Finish
8. Himalayan Final: Race to the Finish
December 16, 2013
The title of World's Toughest Trucker and the $150,000 prize are on the line as the final three truckers travel the deadliest road yet, lined with precarious cliffs in the heart of the Himalayas. Nerve and skill will be tested, and only one will prevail.
India: Race to the Finals
7. India: Race to the Finals
April 18, 2018
The semi-final of World's Toughest Trucker takes our six remaining truckers to India where they are tasked with carting potatoes through scorching temperatures, lawless traffic, and monsoon-torn roads. Only the top three truckers will move on to the final
Mongolian Meltdown
6. Mongolian Meltdown
April 18, 2018
Now in Mongolia, the truckers struggle with the remote and hostile environment of this nomadic Eastern land. While battling their ancient Russian trucks, the road gets too tough for some and one of the truckers has a mental breakdown.
Canada: The Widow Maker
5. Canada: The Widow Maker
 
The truckers are hauling logs in Canada.
Brazil: The Amazon Jungle
4. Brazil: The Amazon Jungle
 
Truckers ferry boats to a fishing community in the Amazon.
Brazil: Cops, Customs, and Conflict
3. Brazil: Cops, Customs, and Conflict
 
The truckers haul pipes in Brazil for this challenge.
Australian Outback: The First Elimination
2. Australian Outback: The First Elimination
 
Two truckers are eliminated in this grueling challenge in the Australian Outback.
Australia: Cape York Cattle Haul
1. Australia: Cape York Cattle Haul
 
Contestants are challenged to haul cattle over 300 miles of dangers terrain in Australia.
Description

World's Toughest Trucker is a television series that pits top truck drivers against each other in some of the world's harshest conditions. The show follows truck drivers as they encounter rough and rugged conditions in which they must outdo one another to become the world's toughest trucker and win a cash prize of 150,000 dollars. They venture across most continents taking trips in Australia, Canada, Brazil, and India.

World's toughest truck was produced by Dragonfly Productions and GroupM Entertainment and is broadcasted on the discovery channel in the United States and on channel 5 in the United Kingdom. The show is a reality series that aired in January 2012 and features eight episodes. The show was met with above average reviews in the United Kingdom and landed on the top 30 of the week on that channel. Based on the positive reviews that the show received plans for a second season are likely to follow.

Unlike other trucker shows, this show features truck drivers from across all corners of the world. The participants are seasoned truck drivers who are screened and considered to be some of the best at their trade. They are expected to complete a delivery over three days that includes all of the major problems they typically experience on the road. These things include unusual cargo, massive rigs, and treacherous roads that can be deadly. Over 60,000 people applied to be on the show and only the very best were selected to become participants.

The participants in the show have three days to deliver their cargo, and are racing against each other to hopefully attain the 150,000-dollar prize. The quality of the truck drivers in this show and the large prize at the end provides a frenzy to get to the finish line. Because of the dangerous roads and remote locations, it is probably the most dangerous trucker show and some of the most entertaining television.

World's Toughest Trucker is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (8 episodes). The series first aired on February 13, 2012.

Where to Watch World's Toughest Trucker

World's Toughest Trucker is available for streaming on the Discovery Canada website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch World's Toughest Trucker on demand at Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    February 13, 2012
  • IMDB Rating
    8.0  (51)