Overdrive Staff

Bryan Fontenot’s custom 2011 Pete 389

He uses the truck to haul mostly hazmat up the East Coast and through the central U.S. He purchased the truck custom from DB Kustom Trucks in Antioch, Ill. Fontenot runs out of Pattison, Texas.

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CoPilot Truck GPS app available for free on Android for two weeks

The in-app purchase of an annual subscription is $69.99 (30 percent off) for a limited time.

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FMCSA shuts down Calif.-based driver after multiple DUI convictions

Previously, Zaverukha was convicted twice in Connecticut for alcohol-related violations while driving a truck and once in Massachusetts.

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Shell launching education campaign on new diesel engine oils

Shell Lubricants is ramping up its efforts to provide information on the road and online for a new diesel engine oil set to launch later this year with the Shell Rotella Road Show rig tour.

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Love’s opens second N.Y. travel stop location

Love's Travel Stops recently opened a new store in New York at the intersection of Interstate 90 and State Route 22 in Canaan.

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Complete coverage of the 2016 Mid-America Trucking Show

A compilation of Overdrive's coverage from the 2016 Mid-America Trucking Show, which took place this week in Louisville, Ky. See photos of the show trucks on display and coverage of all of the equipment news and announcements made at the show...

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Dan Lagoon presents four-wheeler’s full 360 in ‘Black ice in Missouri’

"A car did a 360 on the freeway next to me" in January, noted Dan Lagoon in this upload to Overdrive's Dashcam Central repository for reader-submitted vids. Follow the link below to add your own.

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Dometic’s new solar-charge truck battery systems

Dometic Group unveiled its new solar power systems with partner eNow for heavy-duty truckers at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky.

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Truck Enterprises Hagerstown relocates to larger facility

The new location is less than a mile southeast of the former Truck Enterprises site on 8 acres near Interstate 81 and State Highway 11.

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New FetchDesk freight brokerage app announced, pre-registration available

Once the system launches later this year, pre-subscribed users will be sent an account code that will allow them to post upcoming empty trucks up to eight days in advance by using their phone. Carriers don't search for loads – they are contacted by shippers and brokers – and are paid 100 percent of the invoice price, the company says,

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