Overdrive: Bugatti’s Baby; Hyundai air-conditioning. Suzuki Baleno booms; Virtual car racing cheats

Hello and welcome to Overdrive a program that puts a magnifying glass to the role of cars and transport in our society and ends up burning a hole in it.



  • Alan Zurvas gives a personal reflection on paying up to $95,000 for a scaled-down Bugatti which is ideal as a child’s Christmas present (7:07),
  • Rob Fraser and I discuss Suzuki, particularly their Baleno which is going gangbusters in the sales (12:09)

Quirky news

  • And in quirky news, Brian Smith and I discuss cheating in virtual reality car racing

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Originally broadcast 1 October 2020

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