Overdrive Staff

Cummins Becomes First To Get EPA Certification

Cummins uses exhaust gas recirculation technology on its ISX engines to meet the new low emissions standard. As expec...

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Caterpillar Says It Will Be Competitive Despite Likely Penalties

Cat engines of the future will buck the trend and use ACERT technology. Caterpillar says it will have engines in Octo...

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EPA OKs Some Emission-Control Cutoffs

The Environmental Protection Agency notified four heavy-duty diesel engine manufacturers that it intends to approve some emission-control cuto...

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Strong Showing

The 31st Mid-America Trucking Show at the Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center in Louisville, Ky., defied gloomy economic predictions for the a...

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Volvo Introduces Satellite Communications System

Volvo Trucks North America launched a fully integrated vehicle satellite communications system called Volvo Link on March 1. Volvo Link com...

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GATS Launches 2002 Website

The Great American Trucking Show launched a new website for the Sept. 6-8 show at the Dallas Convention Center in Texas. The website, ...

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Goodyear Names Covenant Driver as Its Highway Hero

Highway Hero finalists were (left to right) Will Clark, Bryan Effle, Oscar Gonzalez, winner Larry 'Scott' Travis and Bill Johnson....

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Technology Now: Well Connected

Eighty percent of owner-operators surveyed say in-cab communication devices help improve their productivity, according to Overdrive's ...

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May 2002

NO EXCUSE FOR RUDE PERSONAL HABIT I would like to agree with Ann L. Sanders' February letter about truckers urinating in truck stop...

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May 2002

DRIVER OF THE YEAR National Carriers named Willie Clark of Martinez, Ga., as its Driver of the Year. The 52-year-old owner-operator...

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