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Cartoons by Overdrive artist C. Livolsi in the 1960s were hard-hitting satires fused with corny humor.
Write in with your trucking memories and vote on your favorte trucking song for Overdrive's special anniversary issue.
Lady Butterfly, a 1974 Kenworth conventional, was owned by John Mann, of East Canton, Ohio, when the tractor was Overdrive’s Tractor of the Month in September 1980. See more trucks from past issues at www.overdriveretro.com.
The technology for air-to-air coolers and auxilliary power units was invaluable for making cleaner running engines and saving fuel.
Owner-operator Gordon Alkire recalls an era when the knights of the road, he says, were treated like royalty.
Readers still remember Overdrive's January 1980 12-month calendar of trucks, which ranged from modern to antique, American to European.
The 1985 electronically controlled unit injector was ahead of its time in anticipating the reduction of diesel emissions.
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