Overdrive Staff

Overdrive’s Most Beautiful finalist Darlene Williams

Darlene Williams of Modesto, California, is one of this year's 10 Overdrive's Most Beautiful finalists. She's been driving for 20 years and is currently a company driver with California Freight. Becoming a truck driver was just a “fluke” for Darlene Williams. “When I was a teenager, someone gave me a base station CB. I enjoyed talking to all kinds of drivers.” She got to know some local owner-operators, one of whom taught her to drive his fuel ...

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DSi Mobile makes ELD push

The Dispatching Solutions company announced that it has self-certified and registered its DSi eLogs system on the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's registry for electronic logging devices.

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RoadPro offering points, gifts and more at Mid-America show

RoadPro unveils Rewards, what it’s calling “a new lifestyle loyalty community that will give drivers a chance to get engaged and be rewarded” at the Mid-America Trucking Show March 23-25 in Louisville.

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Brad Kuhn presents ‘Another 4 minute ride with a truck driver’

A compilation of videos from my dash cam focusing on aggressive driving by passenger vehicles around big trucks.

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Overdrive’s Most Beautiful finalist Gretchel Ramos

Gretchel Ramos, one of this year’s 10 Overdrive’s Most Beautiful finalists, has always been independent and able to focus on any task at hand without constant supervision. Four years ago, she was ending a long-term relationship and looking for a move and career change. “I decided to drive truck to make more money and have more independence, the opportunity to be able to have more freedom,” she says. Now based in McMinnville, Tennessee, she's a lease ...

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Calvin Edge’s 2016 Peterbilt 389 glider

Owned by Calvin Edge, owner of Edge's Transport out of Milner, Ga., the truck is used to haul sand, gravel and other commodities in the Southeast.

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3 in 4 readers see necessity in Trump’s travel ban, halted yesterday in federal court

If the administration's travel ban advances beyond the injunction put in place by the courts Wed., it would restrict travel to the U.S. from six countries -- Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen -- also including measures aimed at restricting refugee resettlement in the U.S.

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Trucker skills competition to benefit children’s charity

The annual Safety Drive for a Cure is Saturday, March 18 at the Holland's terminal near Atlanta, and benefits and raises awareness for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation (PBTF) Georgia Chapter.

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Kenworth T880 March ‘construction and chrome’ program

The program features $1,000 in savings direct to the customer per every new T880 daycab or full straight-truck purchase, plus up to $2,000 in additional value with no-cost chrome or polished options.

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USA Truck named finalist for military employer honor

USA Truck has been named a finalist for the 2017 Most Valuable Employers for Military (MVE), awarded by RecruitMilitary.

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