Overdrive Staff

Oliver North and ATA Chief Discuss Role of Trucking in Fight Against Terrorism

Oliver North told attendees at a trucking conference that truck drivers can play a crucial role in helping guard the nation against terrorists...

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Economist: Mild Recovery May be on the Horizon

Carriers and owner-operators who have survived the recession should be well positioned for a modest rebound, economist Bob Costello told fleet...

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EPA Probes Pre-buy Tactics

The Environmental Protection Agency is investigating whether truck engine makers are encouraging customers to pre-buy engines ahead of the Oct...

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Star-Studded Truck Show Has It All

John Michael Montgomery From live entertainment to family-oriented seminars, this year's Great American Trucking Sho...

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Accidents Cost $231 Billion Per Year

Motor vehicle accidents on U.S. highways cost the country $231 billion each year, according to a study released in May by the National Highway...

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Poster Program Focuses on Finding Missing Children

The first Road Home poster is unveiled in honor of National Missing Children's Day. Shown are Dave Shapiro of the NCMEC, Dave Nemo and ...

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Researchers Advocate Heavier Trucks on Interstates

Heavier trucks with longer trailers than current regulations permit should be allowed on interstates, according to a Transportation Research B...

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Truckers News Wins Two ASBPE Awards

Truckers News won awards for its redesign and its special section on the trucking industry's response following 9/11. ...

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Long Takes Second Round of International Truck Challenge

Carl Long, a truck driver and occasional NASCAR Winston Cup racer, won the second round of the International Truck Challenge at Lowe's Motor ...

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Chicken and Rice ala Truck

Chicken and Rice ala Truck 1/2 cup instant brown rice 1/2 cup boiling water 1 cup cooled and diced chicken or 2 or 3 thighs/legs ...

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