Overdrive Staff

The Gift of Health

| May 07, 2008

A pair of pants motivated trucker Pete Mycek to change his life and lose weight. When Pete Mycek, from Spencer, Ohio,...

April 17, 2008

| April 17, 2008

Ken Kintner of Meshoppen, Pa., owns this 1994 Kenworth K100E with a 500-hp Detroit under the hood. ...

April 10, 2008

| April 10, 2008

Chad Smith owns this 2008 Peterbilt dump truck, with a 370-hp Cat under the hood. TOD...

The rocky coast

| April 02, 2008

Navigating the Golden State's new emissions laws isn't easy. California's diesel truck emissions laws are not onl...

Small steps

| April 02, 2008

Wide singles save fuel by reducing friction and weight. The environmental gains to be made in the business world migh...

Why I run green

| April 02, 2008

Eliminating idling saves fuel and reduces wear and tear on his Detroit Diesel Series 60, says Brian Coleman. Idling "breaks down the oi...

Beyond idling

| April 02, 2008

Cummins says its ComfortGuard APU has a 1,000-hour oil-change interval, a 12,000-btu air conditioner and a 4,000/8,000-btu two-stage hea...

No idle threat

| April 02, 2008

Idle-free zones in truck-stop parking lots, like this one at the TA in Troutville, Va., aren't uncommon, but few truck stops contain en...

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