Beyond Anti-Idling

James Jaillet | May 01, 2012

Save thousands of dollars a year on fuel by careful use of your right foot — and your head. Don’t ignore driving habits and other strategies to supplement the benefits of minimal idling.

Fleet Focus

Overdrive Staff | May 01, 2012

Fleet Guard safety award winners are announced and more trucking and carrier news items are featured.

Hillbilly Hercules

| May 01, 2012

TRUCKERS NEWS CELEBRITY SERIES -- Aaron Tippin, known as “Hillbilly Hercules” in the country music business, has sold more than 5 million records and had more than 30 singles reach the Billboard Hot Country chart.

Bridgestone Ecopia fuel efficient tires

| May 01, 2012

GEAR GUIDE -- Bridgestone Tires’ Ecopia fuel efficient tires are designed to reduce overall tire wear costs up to 29 percent by fostering retreading.

Crete Carrier announces January Drivers of the Month

| May 01, 2012

FLEET INSIDER -- Crete Carrier, Shaffer Trucking and Hunt Transportation have released their list of 29 drivers selected as January’s Drivers of the Month.

Bendix SmarTire Monitoring System

| May 01, 2012

GEAR GUIDE -- Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems plans to release SmarTire Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems for trailers in the third quarter as an aftermarket retrofit kit.

Credit where it’s due

| May 01, 2012

EXIT ONLY -- Former owner-operator’s novel immortalizes trail-blazing independents.

What do you think trucking will be like in 2020?

| May 01, 2012

SOUND OFF -- Drivers predict the future of trucking.


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