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Overdrive: Hybrid’s huge success; Mini’s birthday; A Modern Defender!; WHO Road Safety program fails

Hello and welcome to Overdrive, a program that pushes the parameters in discussing motoring and transport. News Toyota success is clearly with hybrids (1:28) Details of the new Hilux announced (2:25) Mini Anniversary (3:24) Lunaz – Electrifying Rolls Royce Phantom V (4:26) Road Safety into the Next Decade: Greater commitment and actions in LMICs (5:30)

Overdrive: New Holdens, Britain’s EV-only plan, Car Vending Machine; AITPM conference feature

News including new models from Holden replacing the Captiva, Britain to ban petrol & electric vehicles from 2040, VW’s cash for klunkers program, BMW’s Mini Oxford Edition – only for students, China’s Alibaba car vending machine. And we have several features from the annual AITPM (Australian Institute of Traffic Planning and Management) national conference in

BMW Mini Convertible: Down in price, up in quality

It’s cheaper, got better dynamics, the display screens provide a plethora of images and information but it still carries some tradition from the 60s I refer to the mini and more particularly the Mini Convertible In 2000, Rover Group was broken up by BMW, with BMW retaining the Mini brand and the German marque has made