Overdrive Motoring Program – Autonomous Cars, Fiat moves on, Cycle Eye


Hello this is Overdrive a program about the facts, the fun and the fiction of motoring and transport

I’m David Brown

This program and extended segments of the feature interview, road test and panel discussion are also available on the website.

In this program we look at news stories from around the world including:

  1. Government to allow driverless cars on UK roads
  2. No, You Can’t Drive Better Than An Autonomous Car
  3. Toyota takes on cancer at St Vincent Hospital (will your cancer treatment become reliable & bland?)
  4. Fiat says ciao to Italy headquarters as Chrysler merger is approved
  5. Millennials top Gen X in new-car buying for first time
  6. Cycle Eye – technology for buses


In our feature interview we talk to Alan who has a lovely big garage full of lovely cars

We road test the Mazda 3

And in our panel discussion with Errol Smith and Brian Smith we chat about a range of subjects including:

  1. Elon, I want my data!
  2. Bridges for sale – all 11 of them

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Now let’s get to the program.


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