Overdrive Staff

What's Cooking?

Our compliments to the chefs. If you are an on-the-road gourmet, Truckers News may spotlight your recipes in a new upcoming cookbook. T...

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Retired Trucker Wins Florida Lottery

"The most I'd won up until today was about $40." - Retired trucker, and millionaire, Jack Park Jack Park of...

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Petro to Get IdleAire Electrification Units

IdleAire Technologies Corp. has reached an agreement to install its units that provide heating, air conditioning and other services at Petro S...

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International Rolls Out Medium-Duty Truck

The International Truck and Engine Co. has launched the International 4200, a medium-duty truck powered by a 215 horsepower engine. The Int...

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Trucking to a Different Beat

Eldon Conklin likes to keep busy, and at age 71 hasn't slowed down a bit. He left trucking in 1972 and bought a furniture company, which he s...

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Fit for the Road

Spending most of your days working hard to pick up or deliver a load on a tight schedule leaves little time to worry about eating balanced mea...

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Child Behind the Wheel

Daryl and Peggy Bauguss of Roaring River, N.C., were traveling through Oklahoma on Highway 69 when the driver of a pickup in front of their tr...

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Cream of the Crop

Donald Burianek didn't start over-the-road trucking until he was 38 years old, but his truck-handling roots stretch back three decades earlie...

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Heavy Home Schooling

In the education of a truck driver, size and weight information is low priority. But learn this: a sledge, a 50-foot tape, an air gauge and pe...

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Crunch Time Again

You ever tell yourself that one of these days you're going to fix that hole in the roof? The one that isn't really that bad. The one that re...

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