Overdrive Staff

Volvo making push to increase fuel efficiency, improve connectivity

Better fuel economy, platooning and vehicle-to-vehicle connectivity are the next steps in trucking's equipment evolution, Volvo said last week.

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Alternative to factoring launches

Unlike traditional bank lending and factoring arrangements, BamWire doesn't require personal guarantees and lets clients retain ownership and control of their receivables. Trasaction fees, interest charges make up costs.

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Cat adds two new trucks to off-highway series

Caterpillar unveiled May 14 two new trucks for severe duty applications. The Cat CT680L and the CT680LG are the company's newest models in its line of CT trucks, which just turned four years old.

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Mother’s Day Convoy raises more than $300,000 for Make-A-Wish

A convoy of 380 trucks rolled through central Pennsylvania on Mother’s Day, May 10, raising more than $300,000 for the Philadelphia, Northern Delaware and Susquehanna Valley chapter of the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

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Photos: Werner hauling Vietnam War memorial replica across U.S.

The United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration The Wall That Heals tour is traveling to different communities across the country with the aid of the trucking industry.

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Jeff Olson, ‘Christy & Jack’

It is one of my own favorites plus this is a live version which really shows my vocals.

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Ashley R. Bracey, ‘Wayfaring Stranger’

this is the first ever intentional recording of me singing. I did so as my lifelong friend lay dying from an anurism in a hospital halfway across the country and I knew I could not physically reach him in time. so I made this video so that his sister, and my best friend could play it for him with the hopes that he would be comforted by hearing my voice one last time. He passed ...

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Chris Cain, ‘Simple Man’

it's just a song I'm comfortable doing and I can sing loud enough to sing over my guitar to be heard in the recording. its not my best song but it is one that I mean every word of!

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Bill Weaver, ‘We Drive On’

I have spent my life driving a truck and proud of my profession and I have also spent my life playing a guitar and singing and writing songs. This particular song I wrote because of my love for driving and wanting to inspire my fellow drivers to have a sense of pride in what they do. Simply put, "We Drive On" was written with pride to instill pride and that's why I chose this particular ...

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Stephen Cohen, ‘Did You Know’

This song is about my mother that has passed. I wanted to write a song in her memory. She was a wonderful and caring person and I wanted to share this song with others,

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