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New Pilot opens in N.M.

Overdrive Staff | May 12, 2014

  Pilot Flying J opened a new Pilot Travel Center today in Hobbs, N.M.    The Pilot Travel Center is the 8th location in New Mexico.   The new location at 3710 W. Carlsbad ...

Groendyke driver named tanker driver of the year

| May 10, 2014

James Starr, professional driver of Groendyke Transport, Inc., is the recipient of the first National Tank Truck Carriers (NTTC) Professional Driver of the Year award.  Starr received the William A. Usher Sr. trophy, which was ...

2014 “Be Ready. Be Buckled.” Safety Belt Contest Winners Announced

| May 10, 2014

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced first-grader Annie Yu from Edison, N.J., and third-grader Heather Li of Orlando, Fla., won top honors in the 2014 “Be Ready. Be Buckled.” student art contest.  Foxx made the ...

Groendyke driver named tanker driver of the year

| May 08, 2014

James Starr, professional driver of Groendyke Transport, Inc., is the recipient of the first National Tank Truck Carriers (NTTC) Professional Driver of the Year award. Starr received the William A. Usher Sr. trophy, which was presented during NTTC’s 66th Annual Conference on April 28 in Las Vegas.

New Pilot opens in Texas

| May 08, 2014

Pilot Flying J announced the opening of a new stop in Big Lake, Texas.

Performance Truck opens TX KW dealership

| May 08, 2014

Performance Truck opened a new full-service Kenworth location with six service bays on U.S. Highway 59 in Victoria, Texas. The new dealership is located on five acres at 4501 U.S. Highway 59 North, less than a ...

Major antique truck convention held in Springfield,Mo., this month

| May 08, 2014

The American Truck Historical Society's 2014 National Convention and Antique Truck Show will take place May 29-31 in Springfield, Mo., at the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds. Tickets are $10 per day for ages 16 and older; admission ...

International sells 500 LoneStars to Celadon

| May 08, 2014

In what the company has said is its largest sale ever, Navistar announced it has sold 500 International LoneStar on-highway tractors to Celadon Trucking Services.

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