Overdrive Staff

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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May 2002

LEXUS VEXED US, READERS SAY A full-page Lexus ad in USA Today ballyhoos the luxury car's new cruise control, which slows its...

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May 2002

SYNTHETIC ENGINE OIL Valvoline's new Premium Blue Extreme synthetic engine oil offers extended drain capability and fuel economy be...

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May 2002

LOW-EMISSION ENGINES DOMINATE MID-AMERICA TRUCKING SHOW The federally mandated low-emission diesel engines that go on the market in ...

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May 2002

SHINIEST PEARL Big Daddy is a fitting nickname for Kirk McKinney of Phoenix, who spends so much time caring for his pearl-color...

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Trucking snared in slippery ‘war’

One of our CDL-holding editors, Carolyn Magner, walked into the Alabama Department of Transportation recently, took a 30-question test and wal...

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Get Credit Where Credit is Due

Before you go out and try to buy that new truck, financial planners recommend checking your credit report as often as annually to root o...

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Busting Mail Tales

SPOTTING PHONY E-MAIL According to About.com, be skeptical of e-mail that contains: Language such as "Forward this to everyo...

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