Overdrive Program – News, Federal Budget, Honda CR-V, Quirky News

Welcome to Overdrive, a program that ponders the issues of motoring and transport

This audio file features a full program. Other extended segments of the program, including the road test and panel discussion are also available on the website.

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

  1. A call for auto braking to be standard
  2. Speeding crackdown catches thousands of WA drivers
  3. Revealed: the 1000hp Commodore (technically, a Chevy SS)
  4. Volkswagen developing 10-speed DSG
  5. Drive-in doctor at Austrian petrol station


In our feature interview we talk to the President of the NSW motoring club, the NRMA, about the Federal Government’s budget and the impact on the motorists.

We road test the Honda CR-V.

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

  1. U.S. President Barack Obama Meets Honda’s ASIMO Robot
  2. Etihad unveils The Residence, luxurious first class travel experience, on-board its A380s (comes with a

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