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Overdrive Staff | September 01, 2010

Freight plan bill favors rail, bill would increase truck weight, a milestone truck is delivered, carrier safety rataings are available and much more industry news items are featured.

Getting bolder with her shoulder

| August 31, 2010

Three years ago, when Ellen Voie (pictured) launched the Women in Trucking organization, she boasted that she'd be so happy when membership levels reached 1,000 that she'd get the org's logo tattooed on her body. ...

Eilens win top prizes at GATS

Bruce W. Smith | August 30, 2010

This year’s GATS Pride & Polish show drew 53 customized bobtails and combos to the Dallas Convention Center.

Right Weigh unveils digital load scale

John Baxter | August 27, 2010

The unit has two advantages when compared with the company’s mechanical designs.

Truckers run in Too Hot to Trot 5k

| August 27, 2010

An estimated 100 truck drivers and other industry representatives participated in the run.

Rolling out to Dallas ‘Too Hot to Trot’ 5K

| August 27, 2010

Well, folks, I finished -- no surprise to regular readers, I'd guess, since you've seen a little proof I can do some long-distance running. Get over a couple miles, though, for me, and it hurts. Add to ...

More fuel savings seen in trucks’ future

| August 27, 2010

Cummins will focus on fuel efficiency and CO2 reduction and improvements in waste heat recovery.

ATA chairman: Trucking looking up

Randy Grider | August 26, 2010

Tightening of capacity along with stronger consumer confidence has Tommy Hodges more optimistic for the short-term.

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