Larry Severson

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.

Meet owner-operator of the year Larry SeversonImage Gallery

| March 25, 2012

Leased to Dart Transit since the late 1970s, Truckload Carriers Association/Overdrive Independent Contractor of the Year Larry Severson's longevity with the company beats that of even some of the Oren-family management. Dan Oren, grandson of ...

One driver’s Wisconsin idyll — photos from the road

| March 20, 2012

On the road yesterday in Wisconsin I happened into this moment of contented beauty -- in the backyard of 56-year-old Roehl Transport flatbed division driver John Moeller. Moeller was named the TCA/Truckers News Company Driver ...

What are owner-operators’ top five problems?

| March 19, 2012

Readers, I'm beginning research on a story I'm preparing for Overdrive's June issue on which I need as much owner-operator input as is possible. It's one that will probe the five biggest problems owner-operators face ...

Severson named top owner-operator

| March 06, 2012

A truck driver for 49 years, Severson has more than 5.1 million accident-free miles.

LogBook

Overdrive Staff | February 01, 2012

Three compete for Owner-Operator of the Year, cross-border program lawsuits advance, turnpike rates rise, Baltimore bridge tolls rising and many more industry news items are featured.

Owner-Operator of the Month for August

| August 11, 2011

Larry Severson says success is when you get the feeling you’ve done the job right.

Owner Operator of the Month

Katharine Martin | August 06, 2011

Larry Severson’s racecar mechanic skills helped jump start a career as an owner-operator.

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