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Overdrive: News; An Aussie races the American rich – and wins; Lego F1 car

We take a look at the latest news stories including:
1. Chinese carmaker Great Wall looks at bidding for Fiat Chrysler
2. Tesla plans for ‘long-haul’ electric truck
3. Drones to be trialed in New York for traffic and parking monitoring
4. One-of-a-kind Ferrari found in a barn
5. Rolls-Royce is the most popular brand in music

We have an interview with an Aussie who went to the famous Laguna Seca Race Circuit in California for the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion where he raced against the might of America’s historic racing fraternity and won his class. One of the cars racing there was worth $68 million. Not his.

And in our discussion session with Errol Smith we take a breezy look at some quirky news stories including:

1. Chinese firm Alibaba to open a ‘car vending machine’ next year (follows on from similar one we covered in Singapore)
2. It took 350,000 Lego bricks to make this F1 Ferrari race car
3. Rolls-Royce is the most popular brand in music

Originally aired on 9 September 2017.

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