News including Tesla’s ridiculous Model 3 sales; US speed limit increases kill thousands; Big brother is listening on the bus; Automakers up to their old tricks again; Germany’s best selling sports car isn’t local; and Ferrari’s 4th Theme park We road test the Kia Picanto, and for a bit of contrast the $160k Lexus GSF.
News including: Big jump in fuel efficient car sales; NZ Road Safety – for tourists; Checking your tyres; Robotic Car Race and Ferrari’s 3rd Theme Park. We road test a couple of Holden V8 Commodore Station Wagons and reflect on what life will be like without the family V8 in the near future. We follow
Overdrive – News including insights into next gen car buyers; Self-driving cars coming sooner than you think – and Buses; A car for 5-10yr olds; and Toyota’s new plug-in Prius. We interview an industry expert on innovation in cars & transport. Plus quirky news including fake Bugatti’s, Burt Reynold’s new Bandit Trans-Am and Google’s unfortunately
News – Standard automatic braking across 20 brands, Britain’s diesel pollution tax, Uber drivers might be more efficient than taxis and Chinese investors go electric. We road test the Range Rover Evoque. Feature interview – Fred Brain talks local Car Shows And Quirky news including a wooden Toyota and China’s misleading maps. Originally aired 26
Lexus have just released the 4th generation of their mid-sized Luxury SUV – Overdrive’s Errol Smith and Brent Davison attended the launch and drove a couple of different models.
We discuss the launch of the all new Lexus RX Luxury SUV; Review the Mazda CX3 Small SUV, and quirky news including using embarrassing humour to get across safety messages, DUI wheelchairs and the worlds most expensive Mack Truck.