The cost-effective approach to changing oil

| February 17, 2012

The best way to know when to change oil is to have an oil sample analyzed. Kevin Rutherford’s February Dollars & Sense column covers the next key step.

Your next health improvement step

| February 15, 2012

Is a thorough checkup the best thing you could do to improve your health? Let us know your personal health concerns by voting in our poll.

Four areas that affect fuel saving

| February 14, 2012

Overdrive's Dollars & Sense columnist Kevin Rutherford explains how fuel-saving devices have to make a difference in at least one of four areas to be effective.

What’s happening with onboard recorders

| February 02, 2012

Review an Overdrive webinar to learn more about electronic onboard recorder regulations and how use of the devices is spreading.

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.

Max Heine

Max Heine is editorial director of Overdrive and writes regularly for the Overdrive Extra blog. A CDL holder, he joined Overdrive in 1998 after more than two decades of newspaper work. You can reach him at mheine@randallreilly.com or 205-248-1038.

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