Transmission: the Top Gear TV blog
Americans! It’s been five months since your favourite loud mouth, car dork and wheelman have graced screens with a new show. The dry spell is over: The first of this season’s 16 episodes comes your way this Tuesday, August 14 at 9/8C.
They may well be busy filming series three RIGHT NOW in America (more on that later), but we’ve still got some catching up to do with Top Gear USA here in the UK.
Limousines were once associated with elegant arrivals and well-dressed clientele; now they usually carry sloppy-drunk teenagers and winners of radio contests. The hosts of Top Gear USA want to make limousines special again and think they can do better than the ubiquitous stretch Lincoln or lumbering Hummer. To prove the quality of their limousines, Adam, […]
As Britain continues to disappear under what appears to be a massive Britain-shaped iceberg lowered from the sky with unerring accuracy, we’ve been eyeing the balmy footage from California-based Top Gear USA with some envy this week. For episode five, Tanner, Adam and Rutledge head to Detroit to choose their favorite old GM cars and […]
Our American friends are in for a treat – three blokes in an abandoned warehouse are about to cause chaos in some cars. Yes, the US version of our pokey little motoring show screens its first episode this Sunday on History. You know all about this by now. So we took the opportunity to invade […]