Overdrive Staff

Blessed are the Grease Makers

Chances are good you haven't given grease a second thought since you bought your rig. But like other lubricants that ensure your truck stays...

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Buying Time

By october 1, 2002, all new diesel engines must meet tougher emissions standards, a fact that has many in the industry - from owner-operators ...

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Numbers Game

Leased owner-operator Gary Frisbie of Depew, N.Y., says his carrier's settlements are important in understanding how his business is doing. ...

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April 2002

Central Maine earns top marks again Central Maine Transport, Bangor, Maine, was named the state's Top Rated Trucking Company for the ...

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Remote Control Banking

It's a pain to come off the road and have to spend valuable free time with a checkbook and stamps to pay the stack of bills waiting in your m...

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On the Right Track

Trucker: Jimmy McSwain, 41, of Chiefland, Fla. Family: Daughter Ashley, 16, and son Brandon, 13 Rig: 1998 Freight...

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Matchmakers

At the end of a haul, Steve McMillan desperately needed a load home. McMillan fired up his computer and found a load through an online load bo...

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April 2002

PERFECTLY POLISHED Gary Reveal of Morrow, Ohio, sees a lot of himself in his 2001 Peterbilt 357 - literally. The custom-built rig fe...

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What’s the Strangest Thing You’ve Ever Hauled?

RONNIE THREADGILL Red Oak, Texas Prime "I hauled bodies to the University of California Medical Center." PAT...

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April 2002

ACCESSORIES CATALOG Iowa80.com has released a new, 48-page catalog that contains more than 150 chrome and stainless accessories as w...

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