Overdrive Staff

Can you hear me now?

Untreated or undiscovered hearing problems can hinder driving ability. Can you hear a car horn blaring in the right...

Read More

Racing beat

Freightliners to compete at NASCAR races. Gentlemen, Start Your Diesels! Freightliner Trucks is the official ...

Read More

Oh boy, down time!

Because dropped trailers can pose a security risk these days, it's harder to leave a truckstop and find outside entertainment. ...

Read More

Man against marlin

Darwin Thompson, with a deckhand, holds a striped marlin he caught off the Baja Peninsula in Mexico. There are fish....

Read More

Music

Precious Memories - Alan Jackson On his 15th Arista Nashville release, the Country Music Association's rece...

Read More

What was your best April fool's joke?

"When I went to truck driving school, I drove badly and the instructor said, 'That was your road test and you failed.' But he was jus...

Read More

Opposing parties

Safety groups challenge HOS in federal court. Safety and trucking groups are challenging provisions of the hours-of-s...

Read More

Moving the circus

Working in the circus leads to some unusual work environments. Flags and streamers pop in the wind. Elephants and lla...

Read More

Black-tie boogie

Along with nearly 60 other trucking industry professionals, team drivers Joanne and John Gilchrist dressed in formal wear and partied fo...

Read More

Blog craze

After a career in computers, "Trucker Tom" Wiles started trucking and used his technological know-how to create a blog and podcasts....

Read More