Feature

Exposed

Todd Dills | October 01, 2010

A new program sheds intense light on driver crash and inspection records. For good drivers, safety equals bargaining power for pay.

APU financial incentives

Todd Dills | September 01, 2010

Don’t endure another winter without idle-reduction equipment when there’s money to help you.

Trucker Webmasters

Todd Dills | September 01, 2010

Drivers go online to provide entertainment, advocacy, business education and more.

Spec’ing a trailer

Max Kvidera | September 01, 2010

Reduce cost per mile and increase payload by choosing lightweight materials that don’t compromise durability. And don’t forget features that will help at resale.

Double time

James Jaillet | September 01, 2010

Owner-operator teams are in demand as fleets dangle top rates and sign-on bonuses to movehigh-value, time-sensitive loads.

Truck Spotlight

John Baxter | August 01, 2010

International’s Harley-Davidson edition LoneStar blends two-wheeler styling with comfortable, high-efficiency tractor.

Overlooked niches

Max Kvidera | August 01, 2010

Advanced handling. Extra-heavy labor. Elaborate LTL logistics. Special hauls often require moreof an owner-operator than ordinary loads, but the financial rewards compensate well.

Oil mixology

John Baxter | July 01, 2010

Grasp these points about engine oil additives and leave chemistry to the engineers.

Editor's Picks

Stay Connected

Sign up to get Overdrive's daily newsletter.