Catching a rig from the pages of Overdrive in person at a carrier yard -- and a discussion of the dynamics of safety rating, in flux today with CSA. Have you seen the effects of a Conditional rating?
With the raffling off of the Long Haul Survivor cancer-research-benefit custom Peterbilt coming up in May, we asked readers what they would do were they to win the truck. Find a round-up of answers here.
Anthony Fischkelta is looking toward Mid-America next month with his latest project truck, the 2014 Kenworth W900 with a 331-inch wheelbase.
Owner-operator Bill Kolias’ 2003 Western Star works hard during the summer, towing throughout New Hampshire. When cool weather arrives, Kolias, his wife and grandson take the truck and camper to Florida for the winter.
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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River States Customz, La Crosse, Wis., Friday-Saturday, June 27-28, www.riverstatescustomz.com
Fitzgerald Glider Kits, Crossville, Tenn., Friday-Saturday, July 18-19, www.fitzgeraldgliderkits.com
Great American Trucking Show, Dallas, Thursday-Saturday, Aug. 21-23, www.gatsonline.com
PDI, St. George, Utah, Friday-Saturday, Oct. 17-18, http://pdidiesel.com
75 Chrome Shop, Wildwood, Fla., Friday-Sunday, April 25-27, www.75chromeshop.com