Talking with Overdrive on 1-65

June 2013
Overdrive;Jun2013, Vol. 53 Issue 6, p34
Trade Publication
In this article, the authors mentions the topics including growing number of female drivers and public misconceptions about drivers which were discussed during a meeting of the journal equipment editor Jack Roberts with female truck driver Lisa Kelly.


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