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Overdrive founder ‘spent his entire life trying to better’ trucking

Jill Dunn | July 29, 2014

Mike Parkhurst’s friends say they will remember Overdrive’s founder and longtime editor for championing deregulation and the cause of the owner-operator. Also, a roundup of reader reactions to Parkhurst's passing.

Roadside Attractions

Overdrive Staff | November 01, 2011

Interesting and odd parts of trucking, truck gauges, truck gallery and many more industry news items are featured.

Former Overdrive editor, actor Charles Napier passes on

| October 07, 2011

Character actor and former Overdrive editor Charles Napier passed away at a hospital in Bakersfield, Calif., on Wednesday, Oct. 5. Napier's perhaps best known for his role as one of the Good Old Boys in ...

Actor was former trucker, Overdrive writer

| October 07, 2011

Charles Napier was an Overdrive columnist in the early 1970s and appeared in several trucking movies and TV shows.

Overdrive Galleries

Lucinda Coulter | September 01, 2011

Culled from 50 years, the classic images in these galleries epitomize some of trucking’s big moments and the feel of bygone eras.

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