Overdrive: End of the road for Holden plant; Peugeot 508; Some Subarus and Quirky news

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Overdrive. News: End Of The Road For Bold Plan To Save Holden Plant; Why Mercedes is halting the robots’ reign on assembly lines; Nissan, citing security risks, disables Leaf app/Nissan disables Leaf app following hacking scare; New charging network brings electric motoring to UK drivers; Daimler declines to invest in battery cell production; British car buyers turn their back on haggling; 2016 J.D. Power Dependability Study: Technology Problems On The Rise; There’s a smart reason behind this hideous Prius paint job
We road test the Peugeot 508 and some of the latest Subarus.
Plus quirky news including: Overturned Bega cheese truck blocks Princes Highway (NSW – comment – there was De-Brie everywhere..) ; Rickshaws go high-tech with ‘sexy’ redesign, smartphone booking and driver ratings)/Volvo’s robot refuse collectors ROAR into life;
Originally aired on 5 March 2016. For past programs and individual segments visit

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