Overdrive Staff

Truck Centers acquires Indiana Freightliner dealer

| June 04, 2014

Truck Centers, Inc., which operates a network of Freightliner and Western Star dealerships in Illinois and Missouri, announced this week it has completed the acquisition of Freightliner of Evansville, Ind. “This acquisition expands our presence in ...

Peterbilt announces new nat gas powertrain option of Cummins ISX12 G and Eaton’s UltraShift

| June 04, 2014

Peterbilt announced this week a new powertrain option for several of its natural gas vehicles that combines the Cummins Westport ISX12 G and the Eaton UltraShift Plus automated transmission. It will be available for ...

Video log: A day at the tracks on the European truck racing circuit

| June 04, 2014

Overdrive Equipment Editor Jack Roberts attended a race in the European truck racing circuit last week in Misano, Italy. While there, he caught up with some of the participants in the race and captured some ...

Finalist Sonja Morris: ‘I love making others feel good about themselves’

| June 04, 2014

Morris, an owner-operator, has been driving for 11 years and says trucking "completely changed my life for the better."

TransForce buys Transport America for $310M

| June 03, 2014

TransForce (No. 8 in the CCJ Top 250) announced June 2 it has entered into an agreement to acquire Transport America for $310 million from Goldner Hawn Johnson & Morrison. Transport America is a dry van ...

CSA series, driver appreciation video, newsletter score Overdrive b-to-b journalism awards

| June 03, 2014

Overdrive has been named a finalist in three American Society of Business Publication Editor awards categories, including a national award in the Video-News category for Overdrive Editor Max Heine's "Headed Home" video and two other ...

Get your 10-cent coffee at Iowa 80 June 4

| June 03, 2014

Iowa 80 Kitchen, the 300-seat full service restaurant in the Iowa 80 Truckstop will be celebrating 50 years in business on June 4, 2014. The restaurant is offering customers an opportunity to order from ...

Pilot Flying J offering double reward points on diesel

| June 03, 2014

Pilot Flying J is offering double rewards points in its MyRewards program to drivers through the end of September for diesel purchases.

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