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Half-century triumph

Todd Dills | May 03, 2012

With 50 years of trucking in the side-view mirror, Larry Severson gets his due as Overdrive/TCA 2011 Owner-Operator of the Year.

Handle with Care

John Baxter | May 01, 2012

How to remove, repair, replace and rebalance your tires when they’ve been tread upon.

Test Drive

Jack Roberts | May 01, 2012

New Peterbilt Model 579 offers a blend of fuel-efficiency enhancements, sleek styling and driver comfort.

Dollars & Sense

Kevin Rutherford | May 01, 2012

There is more than one way to be a business owner in trucking.

Beyond Anti-Idling

James Jaillet | May 01, 2012

Save thousands of dollars a year on fuel by careful use of your right foot — and your head. Don’t ignore driving habits and other strategies to supplement the benefits of minimal idling.

Financing Your Equipment

Overdrive Staff | April 30, 2012

Keep your debt low and your credit rating high to land a loan with good terms.

Extend Oil Life

John Baxter | April 01, 2012

With smart operation, you can save money by providing a greater cushion against lube deterioration and engine wear.

Test Drive

Jack Roberts | April 01, 2012

Cat truck proves it’s ready for all hauling terrains.

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