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Overdrive Program – 5 October 2013

Hello and welcome to Overdrive, a program about cars and culture This sound file is a full program. Other segments of the program such as the road test are also on the web And in this program we have the latest news including: • An unusual player in the quest to get hydrogen power •

Road Test – Audi A3 – 2013

In May this year Audi launched a new A3 model This is their model that fits into the compact sized vehicles along with the BMW 1 series, the A&B class Mercedes, The Citroen DS4 and the Volvo V40. This is the third generation of A3 cars.  The first generation came onto the world market in

Road Test – Renault Clio

Part of the Renault image is its performance cars. The company has a long history of motor sport involvement and producing some hot vehicles. Their smallest car – the Clio – was first sold in Australia in the early 1990s.  In recent years they have only sold the hot version. But now they have launched

Road Test – Kia Rondo

People movers.  You get seven seats but is it with all the style of a mini bus. The people mover market is very small. Up till August this year it has accounted for only 0.8% of the Australian market.  A class once owned by the Toyota Tarago it is now dominated by the Koreans with

Overdrive Program – 28 September 2013

Welcome to Overdrive, a program where we look at issues of motoring and transport. This sound file is a full program. Other segments of the program such as the road test are also on the web site. And in this program we have the latest news including: • How old vehicles and superseded models are