Transmission: the Top Gear TV blog
Woah, series 20 was a busy one: hire cars vs. the wind, a guide to caravanning, Hovervans, guests like Hugh Jackman and Benedict Cumberbund/land/batch plus a Smörgåsbord of supercars and much more. But behind the scenes it was even busier. Just ask Andy Wilman, Top Gear’s executive producer and avid lucky pants wearer. Even though […]
It’s not very often that F1 stars pop down to our pokey track just outside Guildford. It’s so rare in fact that our loyal Suzuki Liana hadn’t been used since last summer when Lewis Hamilton had a go. But we dusted the old girl down to let Red Bull Racing’s Mark Webber have his first […]
Supercars in Spain, the Ferrari F12, the sensational Lamborghini Sesto Elemento, caravanning TG style, Singer’s take on the 911, our home-made Transit Hovervan, Jaguar’s new F-Type and a finale celebrating British engineering; it’s safe to say we’ve had a good run on Series 20.
There you have it, TopGear.commers – a very large supercar alternative, the incredible Jaguar F-Type, another F1 driver in the Suzuki Liana, and all things automotive that make Britain brilliant.
Thanks to Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler deciding to take the quick route from fourth to first gear, our new Vauxhall Astra Tech Line had its first mechanical sin bin of the series. But after a quick car change, and some menacing morse code messages from The Stig, the Demon of Screamin’ didn’t miss a thing… […]
If you haven’t watched Richard fizz with delight when reviewing the stunningly bonkers Sesto Elemento, click these blue words now. Done that? Then hit play below for more exclusive access to the five hundred-plus horsepower, 1,000kg, limited-run Lambo. It caused such a stir at the studio that Jeremy AND James put down their tea to have a go in the new hypercar poster boy. As […]
Well, there you have it. James has found one more reason to continue his love of the 911, Richard’s heart has been taken by a featherweight Lambo, and Top Gear has finally given caravanists the serious consumer test they’ve been demanding for years. Oh, and Steven Tyler was a more than excellent stand in for […]
We may be in the midst of a heatwave, but that means that the next torrential flood is just around the corner. And if you’ve watched this week’s show, you’d know that Jeremy, James and Richard have the solution for transportation in such water-logged towns and cities. If you haven’t watched the show, you can here. […]