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Top Gear Thursday: Richard Hammond on the 130-Car Crash in Kent

“There’s nothing nastier than fog,” wrote Richard Hammond last week after an astounding 130-car pile-up on a highway bridge in Kent, on England’s south east coast.

Top Gear Thursday: An Amusing South African Interview with the Boys

Often, when our favorite triumvirate travels around the world for Top Gear events, they are interviewed by local media. That’s what happened when James May, Jeremy Clarkson, and Richard Hammond went to the Top Gear Festival in ...

Top Gear Thursday: Wolverine and The Stig – ‘Best Mates’?

Wolverine in a Reasonably Priced Car?

Yup, that’s what you’ll see when actor Hugh Jackman takes to the Top Gear track in next week’s show, premiering Monday July 29, 8:30p/7:30c on BBC AMERICA.

Top Gear Thursday: It’s Springtime for ‘James May’s Man Lab’ Christmas Special

It may not be Christmas in July for James May, but it’s Christmas in *May* for James May’s Man Lab.

Top Gear Thursday: Can James May Avenge England’s World Cup Defeat?

They said it couldn’t be done: no way could James May make a penalty kick (yes, we’re talking soccer, folks) in front of 20,000 screaming German fans. And to add to the pressure, James took the penalty at the exact spot where ...

Top Gear Thursday: Jeremy, James and Richard – and Phineas and Ferb!

Top Gear may be the most-watched factual program in the entire world, but you know the show has really made it when its hosts are asked to make a guest appearance on the animated show Phineas and Ferb.

Top Gear Thursday: Don’t Joke About Highway Closures in Holland (Especially if You’re a Cop)

Who says cops don’t have a sense of humor? A Dutch policeman thought it would be a great April Fool’s Day joke to announce that a major highway between the country’s capital Amsterdam and the city of Utrecht would be closed.

Top Gear Thursday: BBC Car Website Goes to the Detroit Auto Show

BBC Autos is at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.