Overdrive Staff

N.D. driver rescues elderly man after icy wreck

| April 02, 2014

James Mozey of Niagra, N.D., has been named a Highway Angel by the Truckload Carriers Association after he rescued an elderly man who was pinned in his pickup truck after a crash.

KwikTrip expands Transflo to 13 stops

| April 02, 2014

Pegasus TransTech, announced that Kwik Trip has signed an agreement to provide TransFlo Express truck stop scanning at 11 additional store locations in the Midwest.

Kenworth’s Chillicothe plant celebrates 40 years

| April 02, 2014

Kenworth’s assembly plant in Chillicothe, Ohio, recently celebrated its 40th anniversary. The first Kenworth truck rolled off the Chillicothe assembly line in March 1974. Since that date, the employees at Kenworth’s largest plant have assembled more ...

Agency shuts down Texas carrier for hours, drug testing violations

| April 01, 2014

FMCSA announced this week it has shut down a the Forest Hill, Texas-based FTW Transport, issuing an imminent hazard out-of-service order for violations related to hours-of-service compliance and drug and alcohol regulations.

Cynthia (Cindy) Anderson

| March 31, 2014

Cynthia (Cindy) AndersonCompany driverDon Hummer Trucking She is on of the most out going people I know. She was a mom to our five children and worked full time while I was a driver. When the ...

No trucks harmed during the making of this video

| March 29, 2014

Off to the remote-control truck sprint at the Mid-America Trucking Show!

Photo gallery: Western Star Optimus Prime at Mid-AmericaImage Gallery

| March 26, 2014

On display this week at the Mid-America Trucking Show is the Western Star 4900X that stars as Optimus Prime in the next iteration of the Transformers movie series. Above is a gallery of the truck ...

Running ‘free’: Another key to making turbo boost

Bruce Mallinson | March 21, 2014

The extra exhaust flow you'll get from a heavy-duty high-performance ceramic-coated exhaust manifold will allow the turbo to spool up quicker, and the ECM will see the turbo boost sooner and release the fuel earlier. ...

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