Equipment

Two custom ’80s Petes for the cabover fanatics

  |  July 21, 2012

These two Peterbilt 362s, owned by Dustin Kunkel and John Bradford, respectively, we caught out at the Crossville, Tenn., show of the ATHS Music City Chapter.

Paccar MX tough-tested with Louisville aggregate hauler

  |  July 16, 2012

Keith Redden’s retirement dream was to start a trucking firm. “I said if I owned six trucks, I could make a living,” he says. After a start in 2003 with three used Kenworths from a ...

Video: Volvo VN 670 test drive

  |  July 13, 2012

Jack Roberts breaks down various aspects of the Volvo VN 670.

Are you tough enough for pink?

  |  July 12, 2012

PDI's "breast cancer truck" is being given away and proceeds are going to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

Late driver did get a few laps in truck-trailer made just for him

  |  July 11, 2012

Jimmy Spiech took his personalized truck for 160,000 good miles before his death in 2006.

10 benefits of EOBRs

  |  June 30, 2012

In the wake of the EOBR mandate's inclusion in the 2012 MAP-21 highway bill, this round-up comes by way of the people at Xata Turnpike, makers of the RouteTracker EOBR.

10 problems with EOBRs

  |  June 29, 2012

These problems are among many noted by frequent Overdrive commenter E.F. McHenry as Congress considered an EOBR mandate ultimately included in the MAP-21 highway bill.

Bug-removal tip: Scotch Brite ‘Dobie’ pads

  |  June 28, 2012

This one comes by way of owner-operator Henry Albert's blog, where he shares an anecdote about the Scotch Brite "Dobie" cleaning pads (pictured) he uses to clean bugs from his windshield -- and how he ...