Overdrive Staff

Pork rind maker holding driver appreciation contest to benefit St. Christopher fund

Pork rind maker Southern Recipe is holding its fifth annual Truck Driver Appreciation campaign, offering drivers a chance to win a cash prize, as well as helping the St. Christopher Truckers Development and Relief Fund earn a $2,000 donation.

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Comment now on DOT speed limiter mandate

The DOT is seeking public comment on the rule for 60 days, until Nov. 7. Click here to comment.

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Video: Obscene Gesture

Kenworth cabover rescued from junkyard

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Supplies to be collected at GATS for Louisiana flood victims

When the Great American Trucking Show opens in Dallas next Thursday, attendees will have the opportunity to help Louisiana residents suffering losses because of the recent flooding. Organizers are seeking canned goods, bottled waters, clothing and more.

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Lynton Yost’s 2015 Peterbilt 389 glider

Lynton Yost hauls agriculture products with this 2015 Peterbilt 389 glider.

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Hogebuilt’s single-axle fenders

Available in perfect-mirror finish and mirror-shine stainless steel

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Uber enters trucking via Otto acquisition, co.’s announce plans for freight matching system

Trucking tech startup Otto announced Aug. 18 it has been acquired by ride-sharing tech giant Uber. The two companies say they have plans for not only deploying an autonomous retrofit system on tractor-trailers, but also for bringing Uber-type technology to trucking to create a nationwide load-truck matching platform.

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Continental tool aims to help owner-operators find proper ELD equipment

The VDO RoadLog ELD Selection Tool guides owner-operators through a series of questions to determine the hardware and software needed, based on their compliance application needs.

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Free registration still open for next week’s Great American Trucking Show

Attendees at this year's show will find new attractions, as well as Overdrive’s Pride & Polish show truck championship, Partners in Business seminars and Trucker Talent Search sing-off finals.

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Fleet Engineers’ 19-inch wide mudflap

Designed for spray suppression and enhanced aerodynamics

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