Overdrive Staff

Chris Porricelli’s 2015 Peterbilt 389 glider

Powered by a 12.7 liter Detroit 60 Series with 500 horsepower, an Eaton-Fuller 13-speed and 3:55 rears, the truck is used to haul produce and frozen foods back and forth between Florida and New Jersey.

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Trucker murdered before rig hijacked for German terror attack, carrier boss says

Britain's The Independent reports the trucking company's boss says the Scania tractor-trailer used in the attack was hijacked and that driver Lukasz Urban was shot and killed before the still-unidentified attacker drove the truck and curtainside trailer into a crowded Christmas market.

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Philip Kuffner presents a trio of vids to file under ‘on-highway follies’

Always "an adventure" out on the road, isn't it? Overdrive reader Philip Kuffner offered up these three vids from his dashcam as plenty evidence.

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New I-65 and I-265 bridges open, tolls for trucks cost $10-$12

The East End bridge connects Utica, Ind., and Prospect, Ky., on I-265 and State Route 265. The other two bridges, the six-lane Abraham Lincoln Bridge on I-65 North and the renovated six-lane Kennedy Bridge on I-65 South in downtown Louisville, opened over the last year.

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Kyle Simon’s 2005 Peterbilt 379

The truck is used to haul flatbed freight locally around Denver, Colo., for S&S Trucking.

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New tolls coming on I-65 bridges, toll increases on horizon in several states

Beginning Dec. 30, three Ohio River bridges will begin tolling the new I-65 Abraham Lincoln Bridge, the I-65 Kennedy Bridge and the new East End bridge. Several other tolling locations around the country are also increasing tolls for trucks.

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Love’s opens five new stores, adds 450 parking spaces

The new locations are in South Jacksonville, Ill., Ellsworth, Iowa, New London, Mo., Norfolk, Neb., and Cayce, S.C. All five stores opened Thursday, Dec. 15, marking the busiest day for store openings in the company's history.

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Video: Owner-op Rod Miller’s custom take on an aero Pete

Pete 386 glider stands up against box-nosed rigs.

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ATBS expands biz services offerings

The company’s new package, called RumbleStrip Essentials, offers tax consulting, state and federal tax returns, quarterly tax estimates, tax reconciliation, profit and loss statements, monthly bookkeeping and access to a secure online document portal.

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Keep track of appointments with 2017 trucking calendars

Calendars featuring Kenworth, Peterbilt and Volvo trucks are available.

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