Overdrive Staff

Dave Foster’s 2005 Kenworth W900L

The truck features vinyl stripes from Thundergrafix, 7-inch Lincoln stacks, Lincoln stainless visor, Lincoln 20-inch square bumper, Hogebuilt half fenders and more.

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GoPro vid of Chris Dinsdale’s Australian 1980 Kenworth cabover/Cat 3408 loaded at 174,000 lbs.

Chris Dinsdale of Australia shared this vid of what he describes as "my 1980 KW cabover hauling two 45-foot trailers loaded with steel at a gross weight of 174,000 lbs."

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Owner-Operator of the Year finalists named

Owner-operators Gary Buchs, Philip Keith and Kevin Kocmich have been named finalists for the Owner-Operator of the Year award, which carries a $25,000 cash prize. The winner will be announced March 28 at the annual meeting of the Truckload Carriers Association in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Partnership to benefit Navy Seals

Transportation management software provider Aljex and BAM Worldwide, an innovative cash-management solutions provider, offer a seamless mechanism to benefit the Navy SEAL Foundation.

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Trucker named Highway Angel after giving CPR to driver suffering heart attack

Mark McConachie administered CPR to another truck driver after he witnessed the driver fall down suffering a heart attack.

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Two large carriers to become publicly traded companies as early as this year

Schneider National, the eight largest carrier in the country, has filed an application with the SEC to become publicly owned and begin trading shares on the New York Stock Exchange. Daseke has entered into a merger deal with an investment firm will become a publicly traded company on the Nasdaq.

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Partners in Business tip: Factors that influence interest rates

Want to know what factors most influence your credit rating and, thus, your interest rates for truck loans? Here's what you need to know.

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David White’s 1975 Peterbilt 359

The classic truck has close to 4 million miles on it and is powered by a 425-horsepower B Model Caterpillar and a 13-speed Eaton.

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Truckers accounted for most workplace fatalities of any occupation in 2015

The Department of Labor says 745 truck drivers died from fatal work injuries during the year.

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Lester Slow presents ‘Trucking with crazy’

This reader's son helped edit this collection of clips captured at various locations around the United States. What do they have in common? Drivers behaving badly, Slow says.

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