Overdrive: Volkswagen turns Turkey; Smart Cruise Control; Passenger in Subaru rally car

Hello this is Overdrive a program that looks at the purpose of and the passion for trains, planes, and automobiles.

I’m David Brown

In this program

  1. Congestion charge for Sydney & Melbourne (1:48)
  2. “Worried” Volkswagen pulls back on new Turkish factory as sanctions bite (2:56)
  3. Dyson Cancels electric car project (3:58)
  4. EU states support Denmark’s diesel ban proposal (4:51)
  5. Hyundai Smart Cruise Control Technology (5:32)
  6. Bathurst-winning team cops massive fine (6:30)
  7. Motoring minute – RAM 2500 (7:40)
  8. We sent our work experience person, Emily Middleton to Canberra to sit in the passenger seat beside Molly Taylor in her works Subaru rally car. Emily, who drives a Camry, gives us her report. (9:10)
  9. Motoring minute – Kia Seltos (14:14)
  10. Alan Zuvas has been driving the new Toyota Supra. He tells us what it is like (15:12)
  11. Motoring minute – Volkswagen Crafter (21:18)
  12. Quirky news – Child drives his toy tractor to the fair (22:21)
  13. Quirky news – tuning cars the modern way (24:30)


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So, let’s start with the news

Originally broadcast 26 October 2019