Max Heine

Yeehaw! The best and worst license plates and slogans

| January 07, 2014

A Western state can boast having motorists' favorite license tag, and a Southern state is No. 1 for slogan.

2014: Prosperity, regulatory chokehold and driver demand

| January 02, 2014

2014 promises to be a good year for owner-operators. Good, at least, if you don’t mind an increasingly restrictive regulatory environment.

Video: Seeing that you’re driving blind

| December 17, 2013

The video shows that what is superficially doing two things at once – driving and talking on the phone – is really just switching between two activities.

Don’t try this driving trick at home … or anywhere else

| December 10, 2013

Anyone who’s ever driven on ice knows that helpless moment when you realize you’ve lost control. When that round thing you’re gripping so tightly might as well be a toy. So it’s easy to appreciate the ...

Rotella SuperRigs calendar: A truck beauty every month

| December 04, 2013

The new 2014 Shell Rotella SuperRigs calendar showcases 12 of the nation’s best-looking heavy-duty trucks.

Overdrive, TCA announce finalists in driver contests

| December 03, 2013

The six finalists will attend TCA’s annual meeting near Dallas, where the winners will be announced for the Owner-Operator of the Year and Company Driver of the Year awards.

The price of failing to ‘respect’ vehicular power

| December 02, 2013

Reports about the Porsche that Paul Walker was riding in during his fatal weekend accident indicate it is a powerful, "dangerous" car that needs better traction control.

Where’s the ‘public outcry’ for better roads and bridges?

| November 26, 2013

One primary problem with road and bridge improvements and expansions is that the Highway Trust Fund is going broke.

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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