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Virtual Shell Rotella SuperRigs Call for Entry Officially Open Through August 21 Award Winners to be Announced during National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

Virtual Shell Rotella SuperRigs Call for Entry Officially Open Through August 21 Award Winners to be Announced during National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

The 38th Annual Shell Rotella SuperRigs, which has gone virtual this year, is now open for entries through August 21 on the SuperRigs page at MyMilesMatter. This is an opportunity for hard working truck drivers from across North America to enter and showcase their trucks. Many of the traditional Shell Rotella SuperRigs categories will be…MORE

Shop Talk with Mercer

Shop Talk with Mercer

Eric Harley interviews Brian Helton, Anthony Starks and Tyler Johnston from Mercer Transportation:MORE

What’s in Your Fuel Tank?

What’s in Your Fuel Tank?

With harvest right around the corner, it’s time to ask yourself: What’s in your fuel tank? The answer may surprise you. In addition to diesel, your fuel tank can house water, rust, dirt and algae without regular maintenance. Debris and other contaminants accelerate fuel degradation and can lead to fuel pump failure and fuel injector…MORE

What Makes Oil Break Down Between Drain Intervals?

What Makes Oil Break Down Between Drain Intervals?

At hundreds of dollars a pop, engine oil changes can add up to a major expense. It’s no wonder many fleet owners are looking for ways to extend their oil drains and keep their fleets in service longer. Messing around with drain intervals, though, can be dangerous. Fleet owners who try extending drain intervals risk…MORE

Overdrive announces top 10 in Trucker Talent Search contest

Overdrive announces top 10 in Trucker Talent Search contest

The seventh annual Overdrive-Red Eye Radio’s Trucker Talent Search received more than 50 entries from talented truckers who love to sing. A panel of judges reviewed all the entries, and they have chosen a top 10. Visit TruckerTalentSearch.com to view the videos. The Top 10 include Eric (Hoss) Kirgan, Erica Gregoire, Freddy French, James Foster,…MORE

The FMCSA has released a Final Rule on Hours of Service — here’s what you need to know

The FMCSA has released a Final Rule on Hours of Service — here’s what you need to know

On May 14, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) released a Final Rule updating current Hours of Service (HOS) regulations in an effort to increase safety for all drivers across the U.S. while workings simultaneously to improve commercial driver flexibility and satisfaction. This announcement comes just one day after the…MORE