Overdrive may refer to:


  • OverDrive, Inc., a digital distributor of entertainment media
  • OverDrive Media Console, a media player developed by OverDrive, Inc.
  • Overdrive PC, a subsidiary of Velocity Micro


  • Overdrive (mechanics), part of an automobile transmission
  • FIRST Overdrive, the 2008 game for the FIRST Robotics Competition
  • Response Time Compensation also known as "Overdrive", as used in LCD displays
  • AMD OverDrive™ Technology for Overclocking CPU and Fan Control


  • Intel 80486 OverDrive, a CPU specifically designed for personal computer upgrades
  • Pentium OverDrive, a CPU specifically designed for personal computer upgrades
  • Overdrive, forcing amplifier output past maximum; see Distortion (music)

    Art, entertainment and media

    Fictional entities

  • Overdrive (comics), a Marvel Comics supervillain
  • Overdrive, a fictional film in the video game Stuntman: Ignition
  • Overdrive, a fictional weapon in the video game Rez

    Film and television

  • MTV Overdrive, an MTV broadband video channel
  • Overdrive (film), 2017 French film
  • OverDrive (radio show), Canadian sports television show

    Games and toys

  • Over Drive, an arcade racing game by Konami
  • Overdrive (Transformers), a part of the Transformers toy line
  • Overdrive (video game), a 1984 computer racing game for the BBC Micro and Acorn Electron
  • Overdrive, an attack form in the video game Final Fantasy X
  • Overdrive, a common gameplay element in the Rock Band series



  • Overdrive (band), a Serbian hardcore punk/metalcore band
  • Bachman–Turner Overdrive, a Canadian rock group


  • Overdrive, a 2013 release by Belgian singer Natalia
  • Overdrive (Fastlane album), a 2007 album from Surrey based alternative rock band Fastlane
  • Overdrive (Shonen Knife album), a 2014 release by Japanese band Shonen Knife


  • "Overdrive" (Katy Rose song), a 2003 release by American singer Katy Rose
  • "Overdrive" (Ola song), a 2010 release by Swedish singer Ola
  • "Overdrive", on the album Motion, by Calvin Harris and Ummet Ozcan
  • "Overdrive", on the album One by One by Foo Fighters
  • "Overdrive", on the album Meghan Trainor by Meghan Trainor


  • Overdrive (magazine), an Indian monthly automotive magazine
  • Over Drive (manga), a 2005 manga, adapted into an anime in 2007

    Other uses

  • Operation Overdrive (transportation), a public transportation plan for the Medway Towns, Kent, England
  • Overdrive, a neckbreaker move in professional wrestling