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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: RIP Ron Tauranac (Brabham’s designer); Electric classics; Nissan Pathfinder; Kia Purple M

Welcome to Overdrive, a motoring and transport program where facts are important but so is passion and opinion. News VW – to make electric classics (1:32) 3-D printing makes manufacturing complex or limited number of parts possible (2:43) Nissan Pathfinder (3:45) Electric charging standard – Nissan goes for the common approach (4:44)  Establishes ‘purple m’

Overdrive: Segway goes; VW Golf R; BMW iPhone car key; 3-cylinder Yaris; Too much space for Parking

Welcome to Overdrive, a program where we wander through the world of motoring and transport. News Segway ending production (1:30) BMW making your iPhone your car key (2:27) Jaguar i-pace now smarter, better connected and faster-charging (3:21) Digital vision technology signals on-track success for Panasonic jaguar racing (4:20) Toyota has a new three-cylinder Yaris (5:23)

Overdrive: Toyota safety giveaway; Hyundai iMax; Nissan Juke; Terrorist Toyotas; Mazda BT-50

News Toyota offers free access to its safety software (1:33) New Lexus is – evocative sports sedan design, focused driving dynamics and advanced technology (2:35) Mazda reveals brand-new bt-50 (3:36) Next-generation Kia carnival to debut this summer (4:31) Passengers face £100 fines as face coverings become mandatory/ Virus busters clean trains – just don’t cross

Overdrive: Batmobile documentary; Kia Rio; Dealers don’t mention safety features; Lexus milestone

Welcome to Overdrive, a program that digs up all sorts of information about the world of motoring and transport. News Dealers slow to mention some safety features (1:29) Lexus marks Australian milestone (2:21) A new Kia Rio model (3:20) Police adopt Electric Vehicles (4:04) Batmobile documentary (5:00) Interviews Kevin Hepworth Kia’s General Manager of Corporate