After 35 years running long-haul, Napoleon Leiva started driving locally in Texas. So four years ago, he picked up what was at the time a beat-up ’99 Freightliner Century with 1.5 million miles to make runs in the Dallas area.
Junior Pippin Trucking profiled in Georgia local newspaper -- while the Long Haul Survivor raffle rig to benefit cancer research keeps trucking on its yearlong mission. Final drawing is in May in Iowa.
This Kenworth is a regular at local parades since Byrd Trucking purchased it to haul logs, one of two similarly spec'd 2013 KWs they've now got on the road in Florida.
Owner-operator Matt Purtee of Omah, Wis., says his 1999 Freightliner Classic has driven 1.8 million miles and still is going strong.
Jerry Beaudoin says he started his SRS National 10-truck fleet to back up his 'disease for chrome.'
A neat internal-breather treatment on the Cooper Farms 1998 Peterbilt 379 -- photos and more of the McAlpin, Fla.-based rig of owner-operator Don Cooper.
Owner-operator and Oregon Ducks fan John Starr of Roseburg, Ore., says team pride dominates his 2010 Freightliner Cascadia.
Gailand “G-Man” Johnston’s decision to do a full custom restoration of this 1986 Kenworth W900 was like paying respect to an old friend.
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