Overdrive Staff

Carolina small fleet scores back-to-back wins in ChampTruck racing series

Ten-truck fleet Jupiter Enterprises out of the Charlotte, N.C.-area earned its second win in the inaugural season of the Meritor ChampTruck World Series truck racing circuit this weekend in Granite City, Ill., at the Gateway Motorsports Park.

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Truckstop.com celebrates 20th anniversary

Freight matching marketplace Truckstop.com will turn 20 years old July 24, the company announced this week.

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Truckers’ Choice: Cast your vote for Pride & Polish’s top rig in the ‘14-’15 season

Truckers’ Choice voting pits all 20 finalists in the Pride & Polish National Championship against one another to produce a winner, based on votes by Overdrive readers.

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Trucking’s Top Rookie Award finalists announced, winner to be announced at GATS

Overdrive's sister publication Truckers News has announced the 10 finalists for its 2015 Mike O’Connell Memorial Trucking’s Top Rookie contest.

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Daimler, Volvo, Navistar say they won’t be showing at 2016 MATS

Three major North American truck OEMs have announced they will not be exhibiting at the Mid-America Trucking Show in March 2016, but all have said they will exhibit at the annual Louisville-held event again in 2017.

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Peterbilt SmartLINQ diagnostics system enters production

The system comes standard with all Peterbilt trucks equipped with a Paccar MX-13 engine.

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John Anderson to play free concert at Great American Trucking Show next month

Award winning country star John Anderson will play a free concert for GATS attendees Friday, Aug. 21.

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Pride & Polish championship, Overdrive’s Most Beautiful, trucking business ed highlight August’s Great American Trucking Show

The Aug. 27-29 event will host the Overdrive's Pride & Polish National Championship, host seminars on managing a one-truck operation profitably and feature hundreds of exhibits from the industry's top suppliers.

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House votes to extend highway funding through end of year

The House passed Wednesday another short-term highway funding bill, as the current short-term patch is set to expire July 31.

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ChampTruck update: Small fleet owner’s ‘Team Rude’ picks up win in latest race, action continues this weekend

Despite a downpour and a slick wet track, small fleet owner Allen’ Boles’ Jupiter Motorsports team picked up its first win in the 2015 Meritor ChampTruck World Series race held Independence Day weekend at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.

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