Monday, September 25, 2017

Season 14 Episode 6 (Bolivia Special)

Filed under Season 14, Special, Top Gear

The latest in the line of great Top Gear specials, following on from epic adventures across Botswana, Vietnam and the Arctic Circle. This time Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May are dropped deep in the Bolivian rainforest armed only with three shabby 4×4s which they bought from the local small ads for a maximum [...]

Season 9 Episode 7 (Polar Special)

Filed under Season 9, Special, Top Gear

The distance between Resolute in northern Canada and the magnetic North Pole at Ellef Ringnes Island is 320 nautical miles (450 miles). It’s a journey across sea ice and unforgiving mountainous terrain, where temperatures can drop to minus 65ºC – a temperature at which exposed skin can freeze in less than 30 seconds. Only fools [...]