Quirky Motor News: Trumpchi for US?; Dieselgate penalty; Not so fast train; Game controller

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In our panel discussion with Brian Smith and Errol Smith we take a light-hearted look at stories including:

  1. A Chinese car called Trumpchiwhich is eyeing the US market but considering changing its name
  2. US judge sentences Volkswagen to three years probation following emissions scandal
  3. Not so fast, fast train to Canberra
  4. Apple’s radical approach to self-driving cars (put a game controller in one)


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Originally aired on29 April 2017. For past programs and individual segments visit

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