Monday, September 25, 2017

Season 14 Episode 7

Filed under Season 14, Top Gear

Jeremy Clarkson tests the BMW X6 in Australia, Spain and Barbados. James May joins Margaret Calvert, one of the designers of many of Britain’s road signs, as he drives the Vauxhall Insignia VXR, and Richard Hammond tries out a Ј340,000 Lexus supercar. Plus, musician Seasick Steve is the Star in a Reasonably Priced Car. Last [...]

Season 11 Episode 6

Filed under Season 11, Top Gear

On for-queen-and-country Top Gear, we tried not to lose on penalties in a massive motoring shootout against the Germans. James drove a couple of oddball cars from Japanese motoring-misfit Mitsuoka. And, Hammond sampled the raw power of the world’s ugliest supercar.
Our old friend Sabine Schmitz has recently been on television presenting a sort of German [...]

Season 11 Episode 5

Filed under Season 11, Top Gear

Legendary episode that reveals two surprising facts – you can foxhunt in cars and Richard Hammond is unexpectedly proficient on a horse. Also features a couple of massive classics.
Challenge: Classic luxury limousines: Mercedes-Benz 600 vs Rolls-Royce Corniche. Daihatsu Terios Fox hunting challenge.
First shown on: 20/07/2008
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Season 9 Episode 5

Filed under Season 9, Top Gear

Jeremy has a train at about 75 MPH crash into a Renault Espace parked on the tracks. Richard, Jeremy, and James pick some big farming tractors and compete them in a series of competitions. Jeremy drives the Lamborghini Murcielago LP640 and the Stig gives it a lap time. Richard, Jeremy, and James use their tractors [...]

Season 5 Episode 8

Filed under Season 5, Top Gear

Another epic race pits the car against public transport. Richard and James travel by aeroplane and train in an attempt to beat Jeremy – driving a Ferrari 612 Scaglietti, to their destination at Verbier in Switzerland. In Lillehammer, Richard and James are having another race; with the help of the Norwegian Olympic Bobsleigh team, Richard [...]

Season 5 Episode 6

Filed under Season 5, Top Gear

On a cheap-but-not-so-cheerful Top Gear, Richard, James and Jeremy saw what sort of Porsche £1,500 buys you, and weren’t impressed. And a member of the public got to have a spin on our track.
What would you do if someone handed you £1,500 and told you to buy a car? Most people would pick up a [...]