Owner-operator Ed Kimball created a family legacy when he hauled bananas from Florida in the 1950s.
Hal Needham, stuntman and director of the "Smokey and the Bandit" trilogy, relates career high points in a just-released memoir.
Paul Goeppner, Overdrive's art director, enlivened the magazine with original, irreverent line drawings form 1966-1984.
Owner-operator John Stewart recalls some of the surprises he came up against at truck stops in California during the 1960s.
The 1941 "Singing Wheels" film advertisement for the trucking industry showcases the oldtime trucks at their best, posted on OverdriveRetro.
As the new year rolls in, it's also a good time to reflect. And if you've following the five-decade retrospective on Overdrive's 50th anniversary website, you know there's plenty to see.
Ron Adams' book, "White-Freightliner Trucks of the 1960s," features more than 100 photos, many similar to the rigs in 1960s Overdrive issues.
New Jersey native Cindy Cadiente appreciates her trucking heritage as the daughter of a former Independent Truckers Association president.
Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest is back for a second year. Submit yourself or a female truck driver you know! The first-place winner will win a trip to The Great American Trucking Show in August and will be featured in a story in Overdrive. Submissions accepted through March 20.
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