Indiana patrollers to monitor truckers’ on-highway protest Thursday

The Indiana State Police will have extra patrollers monitoring the 50-mile I-465 loop around Indianapolis on Thursday as a group of truckers, many of them owner-operators, […]

Connecticut governor backs off of trucks-only toll plan

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont, in an op-ed piece published in the Connecticut Post Saturday, Feb. 16, seemingly is reconsidering a trucks-only tolling plan he campaigned on during […]

Truck recalls exceed sales, year in and year out

In the past several months alone, more than 35,000  trucks manufactured by Paccar, Daimler, Autocar and Navistar were recalled for defects involving seatbelts and clutch issues, […]

Owner-operator of the Year finalist Danny Jewell still rolling after a half-century

Danny Jewell is one of three finalists for the 2018 Owner-Operator of the Year award, produced by the Truckload Carriers Association and Overdrive. The winner, who will […]

China may be first in large-scale autonomous vehicle adoption

The promise of driving has been looming over the transportation industry for the better part of this decade, but full-scale commercial adoption of the technology is […]

Soaking rains, flooding possible across the Southeast this week can cause problems for drivers

Typically, snow and ice are what slow down truckers the most during the winter, and this will probably happen in some parts of the country. But […]
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Don Christner presents ‘Open range trucking in Wyoming’

Trucker and sometime Overdrive Extra blog contributor Don Christner added the  video to the Overdrive’s Dashcam Central repository for reader-submitted dashcam videos. “We have some open range in Wyoming,” he […]

Inside the aerodynamic design of the New Cascadia

WEST PALM BEACH, Florida. When Daimler Trucks North America (OTC: DMLRY) introduced its 2020 model year Freightliner New Cascadia at a Las Vegas event in January, […]

Cool Peterbilt in winter time !

Log truck is 2000 Peterbilt with a cat 379 b model engine has the original paint job on it from 19 years ago with only 261,000 […]