Brooke Wisdom

Don't cheat yourself on tax deductions

Max Kvidera | April 01, 2011

As a self-employed driver, most expenses related to running your business are tax deductible.

Views from the Grandstands

Kay Bell | April 01, 2011

Attention-challenged fans, TV execs and even some drivers say NASCAR’s problem is too-long races, but they are wrong.

Smart Driving

Max Kvidera | April 01, 2011

Checking out your rig before you hit the road is a DOT requirement and could make the difference between smooth sailing and a costly breakdown.

Big Rig Basics

John Baxter | April 01, 2011

Proper fuse maintenance will help you contain the high costs incurred by electrical damage. Here’s how to replace them and ensure continued reliability.


Overdrive Staff | March 01, 2011

Truckers weigh in on idling tickets, blizzard layovers, cross border programs with Mexico and electronic onboard recorders.

Roadside Attractions

Overdrive Staff | March 01, 2011

Chinese play hardball, a philanthropic gift, freight stabilizes and other industry news items are featured.


Max Heine | March 01, 2011

Overdrive’s reporting has shown EOBRs aren’t as bad as many truckers feared.

Owner-Operator of the Month

James Jaillet | March 01, 2011

Early in his career, Bryan Smith fulfilled a childhood aspiration of owning a truck.

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