Overdrive Staff

Bendix announces free remedy kit for trailer spring brake valve recall

Bendix has directed owners of the trailers to work through their trailer manufacturer or an authorized Bendix parts outlet – depending on how each manufacturer has elected to administer the recall – to obtain the remedy kit.

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Walmart driver named Grand Champion at trucking national championships

Charles “Mike” White, a driver for Walmart out of Nineveh, Ind., beat out more than 430 other truck drivers to earn the title of Grand Champion at the competition.

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Love’s location in Roseburg, Ore. reopens

The store closed temporarily in March due to a fire, but it's now fully operational with some new additions.

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FMCSA launches campaign to alert public on driving safely around trucks

Through the new campaign, dubbed “Our Roads, Our Responsibility,” FMCSA suggests several tips to drivers sharing the road with commercial vehicles. It also offers trucking industry stakeholders graphics to use to help spread the word.

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Trucker gets squeezed into crash in downtown delivery: Preventable or not?

Trucker John Doe tried to merge back into traffic after making a delivery in downtown rush-hour traffic. But an impatient cab driver mashed the gas to try to maneuver around Doe’s rig, causing the two vehicles to collide. Could Doe have prevented this accident?

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Wayne Smith presents ‘New lows for sharing the road’

Smith was hauling out of Allentown on I-78 "when a couple bikes were too impatient" -- and a little reckless, well evident in the video when, "at one point, the second bike pulls into the lane already occupied by a semi and then touches the semi with his hand."

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Jared Dean’s 2001 Peterbilt 379

This 2001 Peterbilt 379 is owned by 30-year-old Jared Dean out of Wahoo, Neb.

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Love’s opens new Tennessee store

The Dyersburg, Tenn., location offers 89 truck parking spaces along with a Godfather's Pizza and Chester's Chicken.

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Red Eye Radio bringing star power to GATS

Red Eye Radio will kick the Great American Trucking Show into high gear with live performances, product demonstrations, raffle drawings and more.

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Best of Show: Jake Lindamood’s ’88 Pete wins top honors at the 2016 Shell Rotella SuperRigs

Jake Lindamood of Irving, Texas, is back, and his hard-hitting heavy haulers are more beautiful than ever. Lindamood, vice president of Lindamood Demolition, captured the Best of Show trophy at the 34th annual Shell Rotella SuperRigs truck competition, held June 9-11, 2016, in Joplin, Missouri.

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