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.

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.

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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