Overdrive Staff

Overdrive’s Most Beautiful finalist Liberty Fry

With dry van or tanker holding explosives in tow, Fry and her husband, Steve, take their Kenworth everywhere from New Hampshire to Mexico.

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Overdrive’s Most Beautiful finalist Amanda Christina

This tough trucker has overcome cancer and a debilitating back injury.

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Trucking organizations form partnership to help truckers find available parking

The groups will announce their plans for sharing parking availability with truck drivers during a May 18 press conference.

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Josh Ivey’s 1998 Peterbilt 379

Josh Ivey, out of Midway, Texas, owns this 1997 Peterbilt 379.

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Owner-operator spending on fuel, insurance, truck payments and more wanted for annual report

The American Transportation Research Institute is seeking input from owner-operators and carriers for its annual Operational Costs of Trucking report. The brief online questionnaire asks about basic cost information of for-hire carriers such as driver pay, fuel costs, insurance premiums, and lease or purchase premiums.

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Design own Peterbilt 579 with new app

The Model 579 configurator app allows users to choose from a range of specs, colors and configurations for the trucks.

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Alert: FMCSA says these crude tanks must be repaired, retested before hazmat use

Affected tanks have a capacity of 8,400 gallons, 8,717 gallons and 10,500 gallons, and are primarily used for the transportation of petroleum crude oil, FMCSA says.

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Navistar remote diagnostics system hits 200,000 vehicle milestone

Initially demonstrated in October 2013, the company says the milestone underscores the system’s integration with a large and growing number of leading telematics service providers.

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Overdrive’s Most Beautiful finalist Laura Brooks

The former X-ray technician and her husband earned their CDLs in order to start a new life together.

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FourKites tracking integration with JDA TMS

FourKites' truck-tracking tech provides ETA data and helps automates arrivals and departures using geo-fencing technologies. The Integration allows JDA's customers to access all of this information within their JDA TMS.

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