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Overdrive: Tri-Test: Kia Sportage; Toyota Yaris; Audi A5 cabriolet; plus Old Razorback Road

Hello and welcome to Overdrive, a program that looks at the fantasises and fallacies of anything to do with motoring and transport. News Federal Government’s push for Future Technologies (1:49) Crashtag – Innovative new app to boost motorsport safety (2:53) Mini Australia introduces all-inclusive EV ownership experience with new dynamic mobility package for new electric

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)

Toyota Yaris – Engine and Efficiency

The new Toyota Yaris now have three-cylinder engines. A number of manufacturers have produced three cylinders, 1 litre turbocharged engines. Some research has shown that typically these engines have real fuel consumption figures that are significantly higher than the rated figure from the laboratory. Toyota’s engine is bigger 1.5 litres but not turboed. The engine

Toyota Yaris – Safety

Toyota has packed its new Yaris little car with considerable prevention and protection features in their quest to have the safest car in this segment. The big sales performers have been the lower-priced, lower-spec cars such as the MG and the Suzuki Baleno Toyota is betting on safety and resale value. Part of their thinking

The New Toyota Yaris – Overview

With great fanfare Toyota has introduced its new Yaris in the light car class It’s slightly shorter and lower than the previous model They are powered by a new three-cylinder engine which is not tiny at 1.5 litre capacity Improved fuel efficiency including a hybrid option that is rated at just 3.3 litres per 100