Overdrive Staff

What is your favorite entertainment on the road?

| July 24, 2001

Javier Salmeron La Lima, Honduras Covenant "I listen to a lot of radio stations. I have to bring a book of stations s...

Losing the Whopper truck

| July 24, 2001

Remember the jingle: "Hold the pickles, hold the lettuce, special orders don't upset us?" Until recently, many truck makers could have used...

Planting seeds

| July 24, 2001

Trucker: Mark Conner, 44, of Kettle Falls, Wash. Leased to: Werner Enterprises Income: $50,000+ Family: W...

Perseverance pays

| July 24, 2001

What can I tell you about perseverance that you don't already know? Not much. If you're still a working owner-operator, you've endured some...

Getting to know you

| July 24, 2001

Did you know that 12 percent of Overdrive's married owner-operator readers have team-driving spouses who accompany them all the time? That 39...

Wanted: bilingual truckers

| July 24, 2001

A friend of mine got lost in Paris when he wandered from his hotel to see the sights. He asked directions, but he couldn't remember the name ...

Picking partners

| July 24, 2001

Truck makers, having embraced the idea that less is more, are narrowing the engine choices for their vehicles. The move started four years ago...

Learning curve

| July 24, 2001

To some guys, trucking is all about running hard. Or getting the right loads. Maybe finding the right carrier. To Harvey Zander, trucking i...

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