Saturday, November 18, 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 8 Episode 5

Filed under Season 8, Top Gear

Jeremy Clarkson spends the day at Towcester races, finding out whether the suspension of the new Citroen C6 is all it’s cracked up to be. There’s another car football spectacular, pitting the Toyota Aygos against a team of VW Foxes built in Brazil, and Oscar-winning screen writer and actor Julian Fellowes is this week’s Star [...]

Season 6 Episode 6

Filed under Season 6, Top Gear

On splash-and-dash Top Gear, we had another one of our epic races. This time it was the Mercedes versus a big boat. We also invited David Dimbleby to drive full tilt around our track, and were slightly aroused by an Alfa Romeo.
The race was on – 1,300 miles to cover. Jeremy was in a Mercedes [...]

Season 3 Episode 8

Filed under Season 3, Top Gear

On festive Top Gear, Richard messed about in a £38 million private jet. Jeremy was in SW18 drooling over a Mercedes SL.
For classic car lovers, there are few more perilous places to drive than the Wandsworth one-way system. It’s not just the horrid traffic and buses, this danger is financial. It’s a classic car garage [...]

Season 3 Episode 5

Filed under Season 3, Top Gear

Jeremy drives the Mazda RX8 and James drives the new Fiat Panda and is quite surprised when it doesn’t fall to bits. Richard looks at some modern classics, the Volkswagen Corrado VR6 and the Mercedes 190E 2.5 16 Cosworth. An 11-year-old diesel Toyota Hilux is tested for its durability by Jeremy. He drives in into [...]