Navistar-led partnership plans natural gas initiative

| February 01, 2012

Navistar is developing natural gas-powered engines for Class 7 and Class 8 trucks and Clean Energy is building LNG fueling stations.

‘A girl named Fred’ and other dog stories

| January 26, 2012

Any driver who’s taken a pet on the road knows how special that bond can be. Read the winning entries from the OverdriveRetro Best Dog Story competition.

2011 closes strong as clothing leads December factory growth

| January 03, 2012

The monthly report on factory activity from the Institute for Supply Management shows a little increase in manufacturing for December.

Jet truck makes dramatic takeoff

| January 03, 2012

Check video of the jet truck's scorching run at the 2011 Charlotte Diesel Super Show.

Friday is deadline for dog stories

| December 28, 2011

Winners of OverdriveRetro’s Best Dog Story Contest will receive OverdriveRetro T-shirts and other prizes.

Be ready for second year of CSA

| December 22, 2011

CSA's first year might have seemed benign to you, but it’s still warming up. Be prepared for a closer acquaintance in 2012.

Pick the rig with best Christmas spirit

| December 22, 2011

Cast your vote for the truck that's best decked out for the Christmas season.

Angry about trucking? Occupy your business

| December 04, 2011

You might have noticed the powers that be are not striving to make your work environment more trouble-free next year. A new, and likely more restrictive, hours of service rule is expected. Carriers are steadily adopting ...

Max Heine

Max Heine is editorial director of Overdrive. A CDL holder, he joined Overdrive in 1998 after more than two decades of newspaper work.

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