Randy Grider

Jazzy Jordan is still in race to help truckers

| December 21, 2012

Jazzy Jordan wants to increase awareness about health issues truckers face in her pageant platform.

Magellan GPS packs tons of functions into easy-to-use unit

| December 18, 2012

Editor tests Magellan commercial truck GPS unit. Finds its ease of use to be among top features.

Meritor demos SMARTandem, expects growth in 6×2 axles

| December 07, 2012

Meritor anticipates the demand for 6x2 packages will increase about 15 percent in the next five years.

Lindsay Lawler to sing at lighting of U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree

| November 29, 2012

Lindsay Lawler, spokesperson for TCA's Highway Angel program, will perform her latest single, “Standing Tall,” the official song of the 2012 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree.

Recycled oil offers nice shade of green

| November 16, 2012

  “Crude is crap,” proclaimed one member of our group Thursday, Nov. 15  as myself and other media participants toured the Safety-Kleen oil re-refinery facility in East Chicago, Ind. No, he is not opposed to crude ...

Another trucker finds Joe’s Truck Stop the hard way

| November 09, 2012

If you are a truck driver, Joe’s Truck Stop is a place you want to avoid visiting.

Chat live tonight with ‘Cheers,’ ‘On the Road’ star

| November 05, 2012

Popular “Cheers” star and Disney-Pixar voice actor John Ratzenberger will be the featured guest for the Overdrive Celebrity Live Chat show Monday, Nov. 5 at 7 p.m. (ET).

Truckers’ tool finds zombie niche

| November 02, 2012

Revamped tool aimed at truckers has zombie fans talking.

Randy Grider

Randy Grider is editor of Overdrive. Before joining Overdrive, he spent 12 years as editor of Truckers News and 10 years in the newspaper industry. A CDL-holder, he also worked in the transportation industry as an escort driver for oversized loads and part-time relief driver for a mobile home transporter.

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