‘Every mile I drive’ — new record due soon from hazmat hauler Bill Weaver

| October 30, 2014

The driver-songwriter launched a GoFundMe.com fund-raising campaign to help with the production costs today. Catch song samples from among Weaver's many tunes here and more info about the campaign.

Capitol Christmas tree loaded on Kenworth T880, headed to Washington

| October 30, 2014

The Capitol Christmas tree's yearly trek from to D.C. has begun. The tree was cut down this week and loaded onto a trailer bound for Washington, D.C. Kenworth has the honors of hauling the truck this year, and its using a specially designed T880 to pull the Heil flatbed the tree is loaded on.

Pilot Flying J implementing $100M in upgrades, healthy food options

| October 30, 2014

Pilot Flying J announced Oct. 30 it is investing $100 million in facility upgrades and implementing healthy food choices and new hot beverage offerings.

Be careful what you wish for: A Halloween tale

| October 29, 2014

A new fictional tale for a spooky week by Overdrive's Wendy Parker. Sure, Gary was a little overweight, but with the new weight mandates for drivers coming on, his resignation wasn't quite enough to forestall desperate measures...

Show Overdrive photos of your tattoos

| October 29, 2014

Continuing through November, you can take a photo of your tattoo and upload it to the Show Us Your Ink gallery.

Driver helps two young children survive horrific crash

| October 24, 2014

David Ragland has been named the latest Truckload Carriers Association’s Highway Angel for his role in helping two young children survive a bad car crash.

Lumber hauling International 9300 working toward 2 million miles

| October 24, 2014

Minnesota owner-operator Alex Roeder uses his 1999 International 9300 to haul lumber, construction supplies and the occasional oversized load for Gary Kotek Trucking.

Truckers News wants your creepy tales from the road

| October 22, 2014

Overdrive sister site TruckersNews.com is collecting readers' tales of "Haunted Highways" via a new special program.

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