Overdrive Staff

Storm surge

| December 12, 2008

Sporadic diesel shortages erupted in the days immediately after the hurricane, as at this Toomsuba, Miss., truck stop. ...

Tire tradeoff

| December 12, 2008

Keeping regular records on tires - date and mileage at installation, and then tread depths at mileage increments - gives you information...

New products

| December 12, 2008

VT 800 DAYCAB The VT 880 tractor now comes in a daycab, the VT 800, Volvo announced at the Great American Trucking Show. The Vol...

‘Man of Steel’ Back at the Wheel

| December 11, 2008

The Edmonton Journal devoted four full pages Oct. 10 to a non-fiction comic about Dave Eamer, "North America's first paraplegic long-h...

What Credit Unions Have to Offer

| December 11, 2008


News from the Fleets

| December 11, 2008

CARRIERS ANNOUNCE PAY RAISES Maverick Transportation's new compensation plan pays 38 cents per mile for long-haul drivers and ...

In Demand

| December 11, 2008

2005 looks like a great time to be an owner-operator. Just make sure you CAN cope with expensive fuel. Happy New Ye...

Bruiser Cruiser

| December 11, 2008

Victor Garza's truck is featured in the Overdrive 2005 Calendar, sponsored by Mobil Delvac, which highlights 13 repeat Pride & Polish...

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