Overdrive: VW at Pikes Peak; Jaguar e-Pace; Japanese train psychology; Museum of sex bus ads

Welcome to Overdrive, a program that proudly gives you the alternative facts to all aspects of motoring and transport.

I’m David Brown

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

  1. Toyota Gazoo racing wins at le mans
  2. Toyota confirms super sports car development
  3. Tesla Flags Over 500 Job Cuts at California Headquarters, Plant
  4. AutoPacific Announces 2018 Vehicle Satisfaction Awards:
  5. Ford and Volkswagen are in early talks about jointly developing a range of commercial vehicles.


An air-cooled Volkswagen has just broken a motor sport record.  It is not a hotted up old-style beetle and

We road test the Jaguar e-pace and small sized SUV but with a lot of power.  Is this an important car for Jaguar?  You bet it is.

And Errol Smith, and I take a jovial look at some unusual stories of the day including

  1. Japan train stations use interesting psychology
  2. Museum of Sex: MTA bus ads are protected by free speech

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Originally broadcast 30 June 2018

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