Overdrive Staff

The Swan

Snowbird was her name on the radio. She liked Florida, she said, where all the snowbirds go. And she was beautiful. Still is. I see her modeli...

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Winning for the Kids

Thanks to the generosity of truckers, children suffering from kidney disease will receive a special treat. The 12th annual Great Salt Lake Tru...

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Gut Check

Long-haul truckers spend many days on the road, and it's easy for them to neglect their health. Many truckstops are beginning to house doctor...

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Gentlemen, Start Your Diesels!

On May 2, Keith Jones arrives for his load early - well before 7 a.m. He spends some time going over last minute details and rummaging for ite...

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The Eyes Have It

A lot of people don sunglasses to look "cool." But for many truck drivers, proper eye protection is a tool they wouldn't leave home without...

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Feeling the Pulse

This is the second in a series of test drives of the lower-emissions engines. Veteran and rookie drivers alike have voiced concerns ...

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A Big Ten-Fore

Driving is Sterling Miller's thing. He loves to drive his black Kenworth T600, but he really, really loves to drive a golf ball. An...

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Long May She Roll

For nearly 15 years, Marc Valentine has used a rolling symbol of patriotism as part of his effort to display the U.S. flag throughout the worl...

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Beyond the Glitter

Dale Earnhardt Jr. is a fine example of the adage "an old head on young shoulders." Still in his 20s, he's been around racing and race driv...

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Biloxi Cowboy Rides Again

After the Storm Chris LeDoux Did you know that the epitome of the cowboy singer was reared in lovely Biloxi, Miss.? (Lucky fo...

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