Overdrive Staff

Keith Snyder, ‘You Saved the Day’

I wrote this song to give the general public a snapshot of what a truck driver has to deal with on a day to day basis. Issues like loneliness, detachment from society and overall disregard for truckers' safety on the roadways are just a few of the things we have to deal with. My hope is to show people that the trucks may be as big as monsters but the drivers are nothing more than ...

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Teamsters split votes at FedEx, lose another at Con-way

The Teamsters Union's continued campaigns to organize drivers at FedEx Freight and Con-way Freight saw mixed results in recent months, as has been the trend since the union began its efforts last year to affiliate drivers at the two carriers, two of the country's largest, with the nationwide driver union.

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Love’s opens new locations in Indiana and Texas

Love’s Travel Stops is continuing its recent expansion by adding two new locations along major routes last week.

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Last week to vote for Overdrive’s Most Beautiful

Vote once per day per device now through May 15.

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Clean Lucille: Owner-op’s freshly polished Peterbilt

Owner-operator Coby Heard uploaded this picture of his blue Peterbilt, which he calls Lucille, to Overdrive's Reader Rig gallery earlier this week.

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Golden State Lumber: Results from T880s in delivery service

The 60-truck fleet years ago began a program of brand-standardization in its flatbed-delivery service working with NorCal Kenworth.

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Self-driving truck launch: Drivers still required, Freightliner says

Photos, videos and tweets from Freightliner's world premiere of its Inspiration self-driving truck and a test drive of its SuperTruck, unveiled earlier this year.

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Freightliner unveils first U.S.-legal autonomous truck

Freightliner Trucks unveiled May 5 in Las Vegas the first road-legal self-driving truck for the North American market.

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Freightliner to live stream ‘groundbreaking’ announcement at 10PM Central

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Petro celebrating 40th anniversary through May 31

Petro Stopping Centers is celebrating its 40th anniversary through the end of May.

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