Equipment Editor Jack Roberts took a natural gas powered Pete for an a-typical test drive in Vancouver, where the truck was responsible for lugging 140,000-pound flatbed doubles – a “bi-train,” as the Canadians call it – into the Cascade Mountains.
Volvo Trucks North America this week unveiled a "new" alternative fuel for heavy-duty commerical trucks. Here are some technical aspects.
The T660 evolves with the right mix of styling and new technology to cement its place in Kenworth’s lineup.
Western Star built its legacy on the unlikely pairing of bare-knuckle toughness and champagne-sipping elegance.
Cummins employs new tech and outside-the-box ideas to make next year’s ISX15 smart, smooth and economical.
The Western Star 4900EX embodies the style and toughness of its Canadian roots, enhanced by the engineering of a global truck maker.
The Volvo VN, still true to its roots, evolves to new levels of performance, aerodynamics and safety.
Jack Roberts breaks down various aspects of the Volvo VN 670.
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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