Overdrive. News: How the emission scandal has affected Volkswagen sales, car of the year awards and what they are dong about it; Hyundai Tuscon gets only 4 star rating; Revisiting an old Road Safety ad; Rolls recalls one car. We review the launch of
Road test of Kia Optima in Australia. David Brown talks to Paul Murrell from Practical Motoring. The first Optima in Australia in 2011 was a pivotal car for Kia. This next generation is a mroe mature effort that ticks many boxes.
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Quirky news A humorous look at motoring and transport subjects from the Overdrive team. In this edition a review of the more striking cars from the Tokyo Motor Show including the Toyota Kikai, Mitsubishi eX, Toyota C-HR, Toyota S-FR sports car, Mazda RX-Vision, Yamaha
Overdrive. News: Volvo Cars begins first ever Australian tests for unique kangaroo safety research technology; An analysis of real-world crashes involving self-driving vehicles; Nissan unveils prototype vehicle to test ‘Piloted Drive 1.0’ on public highways; New machine-learning technology can detect driver distraction; App uses
Overdrive. News: Electric Car taxes? After market better than original equipment; Transport strike can lead to savings; Reliability survey; “all-seeing” Landcruiser; Motor festival closes after one year. We road test some Subarus and the Holden Colorado Z71 Plus quirky news including: Cricketer Mat Hayden