Equipment

Charlotte Diesel Show to host two world record attempts

  |  October 01, 2012

At the zMax Dragway, in Concord, N.C., on Oct. 6, CDSS attendees will have the chance to see the Aaron’s Outdoor monster truck attempt a world speed record and stunt motor cycle driver Jesse Toler attempt a world stoppie record.

Diesel drops fraction of a cent

  |  October 01, 2012

The U.S. average diesel price declined for the second consecutive week, dropping 0.7 cent to $4.079 a gallon.

Pride & Polish: Business class?

  |  October 01, 2012

Expediting owner-operators Linda and Bob Caffee, after participating in the GATS Pride & Polish in 2012, offered up an idea for a new class focused on biz performance and professionalism.

PHOTOS: Nice day for a truck show

  |  September 29, 2012

Bill Bradford's immaculately restored 1973 Kenworth K100 and 1977 Great Dane reefer -- and more scenes from the Cookeville, TN, truck show of ATHS' Music City Chapter.

Heavy log hauler gets ’er done

  |  September 29, 2012

Burke Purdon Enterprises of British Columbia, hauling heavy as a contract log hauler, extols the virtues of a relatively young Freightliner model.

‘A good step backward’

  |  September 28, 2012

Readers react largely positively to Overdrive's return to the photographic practice of pairing beautiful women with beautiful trucks.

Granite MHD saves weight for ready mix hauler

  |  September 27, 2012

California-based A&A Ready Mixed Concrete takes advantage of the Mack Granite MHD's features for several hundred pounds per truck of bigger payload.

Engine innovation: Cummins ISX15

  |  September 27, 2012

Cummins employs new tech and outside-the-box ideas to make next year’s ISX15 smart, smooth and economical.