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Overdrive: Smartphones for Pedestrians; Stink Bugs hit Hyundai and Kia; Disability and transport

Hello this is Overdrive a program about the facts, the fun and the fiction of motoring and transport ACCC issues new Takata airbag warning for thousands of cars (1:35) The $73b company with no name: Fiat Chrysler, Peugeot (2:45) Holden announces exclusive SUV and Ute line-up (3:35) NSW’s smartphone-detecting traffic cams go live this weekend (5:31)

Quirky News: Shakespeare Stations; Bouncy Castle Train; Ped road lights; Fine? – write 50 lines

A humorous look at motoring and transport subjects from the Overdrive team. In this edition: London tube’s ‘mind the gap’ warning voice artist Phil Sayer dies; William Shakespeare: New London Underground map marks 400 years since playwright’s death; Space-saving ‘bouncy castle’ train design presented to Network Rail; Germany installs traffic lights in footpaths for cellphone-distracted