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A brief silence has descended on the Top Gear edit suite. On Friday night the last bits of the sound mix were completed, grading was tweaked, a shot was shortened here and there, the traditional spilling of a bit of takeaway fried rice into a control panel occurred, and then the Africa Special was bundled […]
Scorching laps and enormous orange beards deserve tasty heavy metal soundtracks. Which is why we’ve set our bonus footage of James McAvoy’s rather impressive run round Dunsfold to the delightful ‘Macbeth’, from Hell’s seminal album ‘Human Remains’, in tribute to his current role in London’s glittering West End. His tyre-melting lap’s even more impressive considering […]
Well, there you have it. Transport for OAPs has now been solved (although we’ll have to build another prototype, obviously), the new Range Rover is rather excellent, and James McAvoy proves that even a one-time Nissan Micra owner can post a decent time around our track.
At ten years old he was a British karting Champion, at 13 he was signed up to McLaren’s young driver program, and in 2008 he was the youngest ever F1 world Champion at just 23 years old (though he was knocked off the top spot by a young German called Sebastian in 2010). But these […]
Well, there you have it for another week. Many famous people thoroughly approve of the new Kia C-Apostophe-D, Lewis Hamilton reigns over all in a Suzuki Liana, Richard has finally driven the Mastretta, and it turns out fast Vauxhalls aren’t that bad after all…
We take you back to the glamorous Top Gear production office this week TopGear.commers, for another exclusive glimpse at what we’ve got coming up on the fourth show of our new series.