Overdrive Staff

Layoffs Expected to Follow Truck Order Slowdown

Engine and truck makers are laying off or planning to lay off employees in anticipaiton of a truck sales slump. Peterbilt, Detroit Diesel, ...

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Let the Big Horses Run!

Although NASCAR racing had already broken its regional bonds and become a national phenomenon, there was still skepticism when the sanctioning...

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Readers Speak Out

A Great Big Thank You My husband is a driver for Don Garrett Trucking. On Thursday, July 18, 2002, the fuel...

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New Ford Models

These new products and services were introduced at the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas in September:...

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Where do you see yourself in 25 years?

Roylee and Magdalene McLaurin D&E Trucking Collins, Miss. "Still trucking. We love it." Bill Tinor CX Roberson ...

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Used Trucks: First Steps

Making time to read the clues takes the mystery out of buying a used truck. ...

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Used Trucks: The Price is Right

Evaluating a truck's worth means aiming at a moving target, but there are enough resources to help you establish market value. ...

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Used Trucks: Make an Offer

Auctions can be an efficient way to obtain used equipment. AUCTION RESOURCES First Coast Auction ...

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Used Trucks: Getting Financed

While lenders recover from the easy-money days of the 1990s, it helps to have good credit. ...

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VN Again

The VN780 has a 50 percent wheel cut and a new type of clutch. Volvo VN780 HP 500 ISX Cummins* Torque 1850 Axle ratio ...

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