Two upsides to getting your authority are the potential to make more money than a leased-operator and the almost complete freedom with how you run the business.
Dry van rates topped $2 in June — the first time since 2005 — and then toppled.
Jimmy Haslam, CEO of Pilot Flying J, bought the Cleveland Browns — TA's headquarter city.
EGR-only engines put up to six pounds of soot into oil during a 40,000-mile interval.
Overdrive now incorporates its sister publication, Truckers News, and Overdrive spinoff Custom Rigs.
Alaska company capitalizes on popularity of Ice Road Truckers reality show with tour packages.
That's good news for independent contractors, considering Landstar is the nation's largest owner-operator carrier.
Find a photo gallery of Overdrive's July 2012 cover shoot with crude-hauling owner-operator Jimmy Lessley in Texas -- and more about how the owner-operator got into the oil business.
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