Overdrive: Brexit warning; Meridian Mobility & UK autonomous vehs; Rolls Royce Cullinan

Hello and welcome to Overdrive, a program that take an expansive look at the world of cars and transport.

I’m David Brown

And in this program, we look at news stories with David Campbell including:


  1. Ford issues latest motor industry Brexit warning
  2. Survey: Consumers Value Real-World AV Testing. Just Not Where They Live
  3. China’s Largest Electric Bus Operator & Blockchain Firm Partner in $24 Billion Deal
  4. James Bond’s Aston Martin DB5 Is Going Back Into Production
  5. Elon Musk drops attempt to take Tesla private
  6. Kroger supermarkets jump into self-driving car grocery delivery in Arizona


We talk to the Chief Executive Office of Meridian Mobility UK, a private company with government backing what brings together government, academia, innovators and developers of autonomous vehicles and other intelligent mobility solutions.  Does Australia need the same

And Brian Smith and take a carefree look at some quirky news stories about motoring and transport.


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So let’s start the program with the news


Originally broadcast 1 September 2018

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