Tag Archives: Richard Hammond

Top Gear Thursday: Richard Hammond in the ‘Roll’ of a Lifetime

Richard Hammond flipped his car over twice, jumped from a bridge and set himself on fire.

Summer of London: Four of the ‘Top Gear’ Hosts’ Best Moments

Top Gear hosts – Jeremy Clarkson, James May, and  Richard Hammond– pride themselves on their automotive performance and, of course, outdoing one another. A bit of friendly competition never hurt anyone.

Top Gear Thursday: London Philharmonic Wheels Out New Horn Section

Is the Mini a car or a musical instrument? Don’t worry, after you watch the video below, we think you’ll agree that it’s definitely more of a car, but you’re still likely to enjoy the partnership between the auto maker and the ...

‘Richard Hammond’s Crash Course’ to Begin Filming Season Two

Top Gear’s Richard Hammond is returning for the second season of Crash Course, which begins filming next week in Texas. The new eight-episode, 60-minute season, produced by BBC Worldwide Productions for BBC America, will land Hammond ...

Top Gear Thursday: Defender of Three-Wheeled Car Strikes Back at Jeremy Clarkson

 

Jeremy Clarkson has long made fun of the three-wheeled car known as the Reliant Robin. Clarkson jokes about them and has even rolled them over on Top Gear.

Summer of London: Five ‘Top Gear’ Episodes to Watch on Holiday

Gearheads of the world, BBC America has jump-started this Summer of London with free and discounted episodes of the British original Top Gear.

Top Gear Thursday: Queen’s Jubilee Marks 60 Years of Auto History

Horses are playing an important part in the Diamond Jubilee, but horsepower of the automotive sort has also played an important role throughout the Queen’s 60 year reign. That role is being highlighted by Society of Motor ...

Top Gear Thursday: ‘Top Gear’ Wins Prestigious Award, ‘Doctor Who’s Matt Smith Hits the Track

Top Gear has received a special prize from the Rose d’Or festival in Switzerland. The 2012 Honorary Rose Award recognized the show’s extraordinary global reach.

Top Gear Thursday: Richard Hammond is Demolition Man

Forget about the nineties action movie starring Sylvester Stallone and Wesley Snipes. This century’s demolition man is… The Hamster.

Top Gear Thursday: Richard Hammond – Out of the Landfill and Into the Fire

“I’m off to a good old-fashioned Texas barbeque,” said Richard Hammond of his challenge in next week’s Crash Course (premiering Monday, May 7, 10p/9c).