diesel prices

National average diesel price drops 4.2 cents per gallon

| April 23, 2012

For the first time since 2009, the average diesel price is lower than it was during the same week the year before.

White House aims to protect consumers from oil speculation

| April 23, 2012

President Barack Obama took oil speculators to task last week, asking both his staffs and Congress to take measures to prevent speculators from cheating consumers.

Diesel prices inch back up

| April 09, 2012

A week after diesel prices dipped for the first time in nine weeks, the national average price of diesel rose once again.

Diesel price drops half a cent

| April 03, 2012

The national average retail diesel price dipped one-half cent to $4.142 per gallon.

Diesel price is up: One operator’s response

| September 07, 2011

Driving habits can do a lot for fuel efficiency, as we know, but there are other ways of dealing with the continued high cost of fuel, up another 5 cents nationally last week. Seeing the ...

One dispatcher’s public salute to the American truck driver

| August 11, 2011

In case you've missed news of this one, which has made the rounds of various email blasts and blogs, it's one of the best high-profile salutes to owner-operators and drivers I've come across in mainstream ...

Roadside Attractions

Overdrive Staff | August 07, 2011

Robb Mariani will be one of the judges in the Custom Rigs Pride & Polish competition, make exercise your new normal, flooding creates hassles for drivers, spotting severe weather a truck gallery and other trucking ...

New website aggregates links to free stuff

| May 31, 2011

Ever wonder how you might get free coffee at McDonald's, Starbucks or Dunkin Donuts? Free Trucker Stuff, launched in May as a portal into free services useful to the American long-hauler, has the answer. Created by ...

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