Friday, September 22, 2017

Season 16 Episode 5

Filed under Season 16, Top Gear

The presenters tackle the traffic chaos snowy weather causes in Britain, and hit upon a solution involving a combine harvester, some rudimentary engineering skills and a trip to Norway. Jeremy Clarkson tests the Audi RS5 and the BMW M3, and a surprising guest gets behind the wheel of the Reasonably Priced Car.
Challenge: Jeremy Clarkson, Richard [...]

Season 16 Episode 4

Filed under Season 16, Top Gear

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May set out to buy second-hand convertibles and discover some of the unusual pitfalls to watch out for when picking up a used car bargain. Plus, Jeremy is on the test track in the powerful Pagani Zonda R, whilst Simon Pegg is the Star in a Reasonably Priced Car.
Challenge: [...]

USA Season 1 Episode 9

Filed under Season 1, Top Gear USA

To determine America’s toughest truck, the hosts travel to Alaska. They are given $3,000 to buy pick-up trucks, with the conditions that the truck has at least 150,000 miles (240,000 km) and are bought sight unseen. Tanner buys a 1983 Chevrolet C/K, Rutledge buys a 1997 Dodge Ram, and Adam buys a 1976 Ford F-250. After [...]

Season 16 Episode 00 (Middle East Special)

Filed under Season 16, Special, Top Gear

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May embark on a seasonal road trip, trying to follow the path of the three wise men across the Middle East. However, they opt to do so in open-top sports cars that were built for significantly less demanding tasks than driving along the conflict-ridden mountains of southern Turkey, through [...]

Season 15 Episode 7 (Christmas Special)

Filed under Season 15, Special, Top Gear

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May compare the Mercedes SLS, the Porsche 911 GT3 RS and the Ferrari 458 Italia in an epic road trip up America’s east coast. Along the way they undertake a series of challenges culminating in a fight to find the fastest way into New York, all in the name [...]

USA Season 1 Episode 5

Filed under Season 1, Top Gear USA

Tanner, Adam and Rutledge head to Detroit to choose their favorite old GM cars and put them through a series of crazy challenges to decide which one should be brought back into production. Skateboard legend and game designer Tony Hawk gets on the Top Gear test track.
Challenge: Old GM cars put through series of challenges [...]

Australia Season 3 Episode 0 (The Ashes Special)

So if you were going into a competition against Clarkson, Hammond and May, what would you bring? This was something Shane Jacobson, Steve Pizzati and I had to ponder before taking on The Boys in The Ashes Challenge.
Challenge: Determine whether Australia or England gets to hold a brilliant new sporting title: The Motoring Ashes.
First shown [...]

Season 15 (The Best of Season 15 Part 2)

Filed under Season 15, Top Gear

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May star in a compilation of their finest moments from 2010, featuring amazing challenges, spectacular stunts and a small amount of bickering. Plus The Stig attacks the track in a new sports car, and there is another chance to see a classic celebrity guest in the Reasonably Priced Car.
First [...]

Season 15 (The Best of Season 15 Part 1)

Filed under Season 15, Top Gear

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May star in a compilation of their finest moments from 2010, featuring amazing challenges, spectacular stunts and a small amount of bickering. Plus The Stig attacks the track in a new sports car, and there is another chance to see a classic celebrity guest in the Reasonably Priced Car.
First [...]