Crossing the line

| December 12, 2008

Further opening of the Southern border has many owner-operators - and members of Congress - hotter than a chili pepper. Do the numbers j...

How To: Repair a hose

| December 12, 2008

Cut the hose at the damaged spot. A ruptured hose can sideline a big truck on the spot. Replacement means either roa...

Open season on tax suckers

| December 12, 2008

Max Heine What could be worse for an owner-operator than getting unsolicited mail from the Internal Revenue Service? ...

Taming the beast

| December 12, 2008

Military hauling examined in the pages of Overdrive in the year 2007.

Letters to the editor

| December 12, 2008

Cross-border pilot plan will hurt small business The increased number of Mexican trucks that would enter the country under the ...

New products

| December 12, 2008

LIGHTWEIGHT FIFTH WHEEL The FWAL Lightweight Aluminum Fifth Wheel, designed by SAF-Holland and forged by Alcoa, is 100 pounds l...

Industry news

| December 12, 2008

California toughens pollution rules for '08 As of Jan. 1, truckers in California cannot idle a diesel engine, including a dies...

News from the fleets

| December 12, 2008

Alabama driver wins Mercer-NASCAR Sweepstakes Jackie Walden, a flatbed owner-operator for Proud American Transport, won Mercer ...

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