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OVERDRIVE EXTRA. Beyond the news on, there are other developments that impact you and your industry. Editorial Director Max Heine helps you keep up with them.

CHANNEL 19. Our column of odd and humorous trucking news can’t hold all the weird items that cross our path, so Senior Editor Todd Dills dishes them out in the Channel 19 blog.

CUSTOM RIGS. While waiting between quarterly issues of Overdrive’s Custom Rigs, get your fill of customizing advice and news from Editor Bruce Smith.

I’M JUST SAY’N. Need help with maintaining relationships while you’re on the road? Grab a little light-hearted advice from Carolyn at her I’m Just Say’n blog.

RANDY STROUP: A classic is reborn. See how Stroup’s First Class Services revamped a 1989 Peterbilt 359 and won the 2008 Big Rig Build-Off. Check out videos of this and other knockout trucks at

HENRY ALBERT: Donuts make a difference. Well, it’s more than just the fat pills. The 2007 Overdrive Trucker of the Year reveals a few ways that he’s made his independent operation recession-proof. Visit the video link under’s Community.

STEVE BROSNAN: Hard-earned coffee. The 2009 Overdrive Trucker of the Year reflects on an early-morning dedicated haul from his early days, and shares his business survival strategy. Visit the video link under’s Community.