Overdrive presents show trucks and more at Dallas show

| August 13, 2013

Overdrive’s Pride & Polish National Championship and Overdrive’s Most Beautiful contest will culminate in Dallas at The Great American Trucking Show next month, but those aren’t all the opportunities the yearly trade show offers.

Credit tune-up: A few pointers to boost your score

| August 13, 2013

For many owner-operators, improving credit ratings is near the top of their business radar. You’ll be glad you made the effort next time you’re looking to replace your truck.

Accidental truckers: Jon and Miriam BrownImage Gallery

| August 13, 2013

The Browns reap the rewards of professionalism in their Landstar-leased team operation.

Agency granting 30-min. break exemptions for defense, livestock haulers

| August 12, 2013

FMCSA has published notices of application from the DOD and livestock council asking to exempt them from the 30-minute break requirement mandated by the current hours-of-service rule.

Equal partners: Chris Litzinger and Henry KuperusImage Gallery

| August 12, 2013

Brenny Transportation-leased owner-operators build on a solid friendship in coownership of a Volvo that helps support two growing households.

Brake failure! What to do when your rig won’t stop

| August 09, 2013

As the finale to the 10 Worst Case Trucking Scenarios infographic, there's maybe the scariest scenario of them all — braking failure in your truck.

Outstanding Pilot lawsuits deferred to prior settlement

| August 09, 2013

The outstanding lawsuits against Pilot Flying J will not be consolidated, per a federal court, who asked to defer its ruling to the nationwide settlement made in an Arkansas court last month.

Caught in a blizzard: Faring when stuck in snow

| August 08, 2013

What happens when the sky parts and a few feet of snow are dumped onto you and your truck in the middle of a run? Here are some tips on getting you and your rig safely through a snowed over earth.

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