Overdrive: News: July Car Sales; Implanted Opal Card

Hello and welcome to Overdrive, where we mull over issues to do with cars and transport. I’m David Brown

And in this program, we take a look at the latest news stories including:
•    Car sales figures for July
•    Ford’s bus service that isn’t

We have chat with Lewis Williamson from England on how we are modelling traffic to try and shape our cities

We have a couple of reflections on the planning of our cities from a recent forum.

And in our light-hearted panel discussion with Brian Smith we take a jolly look at stories including:
•    A Sydney man has his Opal card implanted in his hand to make catching public transport easier
•    “Lucky” coins thrown into plane engine

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Originally aired on 5th August 2017. For past programs and individual segments visit

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