Overdrive: Tax Breaks for electric cars; Station wagon comeback?; Installing your own speed humps

Hello and welcome to Overdrive a program that broods over the world of cars and transport

The times each story appears in the program are noted (mm:ss)

I’m David Brown


  • NSW State government pushes electric vehicle tax reform (1:12)
  • Rex breaks records in Australia (2:24)
  • Genesis is expanding in models and sales (3:21)
  • Can the station wagon make a comeback? – Peugeot Unveils the 308 SW (4:23)
  • Bus lounges help make public transport more effective (5:32)


  • Tim Robson from MG gives some frank opinions on their success and their approach to electric vehicles (7:01)
  • Guido Shenken from Genesis prestige vehicles discusses their fast-improving model range (15:57)

Motoring Minute

  • Isuzu D-Max (21:04)

Quirky News

  • And Brian Smith covers the unusual subject of residents installing their own speed humps on public roads. (22:14)

Motoring Minute

  • Audi RSQ8 (28:08)

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Originally broadcast 26 June 2021