Life

Texas Chevron takes No. 1 truck stop title in Trucker Path app

Trucker Path has named its top 100 truck stops in America for 2017, based on criteria like truck parking, quality of food options, cleanliness, diesel prices and amenities like showers, laundry, repair services, ATMs, WiFi and more.

Read More

When the table of contents belongs in the back of the book

When the table of contents belongs in the back of the book

"If you'd like to have a book you can open anywhere and read for a few minutes, and put down sans bookmark without worrying about losing your place, this is your kind of book. And if that sounds remarkably like a great bathroom book..."

Read More

Just a few days left to enter Overdrive singing contest

The Trucker Talent Search is back for its fourth year, and the contest winner receives a free studio recording session.

Read More

Annual Make-A-Wish convoy just over two weeks away

Annual Make-A-Wish convoy just over two weeks away

The 28th annual Mother’s Day Convoy in Lancaster, Pa., is just over two weeks away. The annual event will take place on Sunday, May 14.

Read More

Listen: Trucker Talent winner Jason Lee Wilson talks Dallas jam session

2016 Trucker Talent Search winner Jason Lee Wilson appeared on Eric Harley's Red-Eye Radio show Monday. The duo talked last year's contest, Jason's Axle Out Pro-produced music video, the friendships he's built with the other Talent finalists and more. Overdrive and Red-Eye Radio are accepting nominations for this year's contest.

Read More

Video: Trucker Bob Stanton on sleep apnea, fatigue research and bringing researchers, regulators into the truck

"Oh my God, I'm one of them, I've got it! I have the scarlet A on my forehead!" --Trucker Bob Stanton somewhat facetiously opening his presentation on apnea to the regulators, researchers and transport folks attending a conference last month.

Read More

Less than two weeks to enter Overdrive singing contest

The Trucker Talent Search is back for its fourth year and is looking for truckers who love to sing.

Read More

Brad Kuhn presents ‘Another 4 minute ride with a truck driver’

Following his first-such compilation, reader Brad Kuhn offered this "compilation of videos from my dashcam focusing on aggressive driving by passenger vehicles around big trucks."

Read More

POLL: Do you miss the ‘mom-and-pop’ independent truck stop?

What's your view of the growing reach of the large national truck stop chains -- an owner-operator offered this question up for Overdrive readers while pondering the days of full-service, family-style dining and other characteristics of the mom-and-pop truck stops of the days of yore.

Read More
AD

Overdrive announces winner of 2017 Most Beautiful contest

Stephanie Klang has been trucking for 37 years. Her early days were spent driving team, but she’s been solo for nearly 30 years and 3 million miles with CFI.

Read More