Tag Archives: Top Gear

Top Gear Thursday: 10 Best ‘Top Gear’ Moments of 2013

It’s hard to winnow down the craziness of another year of Top Gear to just ten moments, but the exigencies of end-of-the-year roundups gave us no choice but to attempt the task.

Top Gear Thursday: Steve Carell Dreams of Being a Star in a Reasonably Priced Car

Steve Carell says he watches Top Gear “all the time” and wants to be a Star in a Reasonably Priced Car. That’s what he told TopGear.com in an interview to promote his new movie Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues.

Top Gear Thursday: James May Tackles the ‘Monty Hall Problem’

On this week’s James May’s Man Lab, James takes on game theory.

Or, really, game show theory.

Top Gear Thursday: James May Tries Herding Cats

The phrase “herding cats” is commonly used to describe endeavors in which leaders or managers try to organize or coordinate individuals (like felines) who are inherently unable to be coerced into any sort of group activity.

Top Gear Thursday: The Stig – Won’t Dance, Can’t Make Him

“Some say he hates Morris dancers with a dark and all-consuming passion,” writes TopGear.com of, you guessed it, The Stig.

Top Gear Thursday: ‘Family Guy’ Meets ‘Top Gear’

There appears to be one overarching theme for Top Gear this week, and it can be summed up in one word: cartoon.

Top Gear Thursday: Celebrate Halloween With ‘Top Gear’s Six Scariest Moments

As Richard Hammond continues his look at the show’s greatest hits in the premiere of next week’s episode of Top Gear Top 41 (airing Monday, November 4, 9p/8c), we thought we’d take the occasion of Halloween to look at some of the ...

Top Gear Thursday: Adele Dreams of Being Star in a Reasonably Priced Car

So you’re a celebrity superstar, and you don’t know how to drive—what’s your biggest motivation to learn? Chances are, you don’t drive yourself to work, and you probably have drivers for all sorts of other mundane tasks ...

Top Gear Thursday: The Stig’s ‘Digital Cousin’ to Debut in New Forza Motorsport Game for Xbox One

We all know that The Stig has cousins all over the world — in Africa, China and Italy, just to cite a few examples of his kin in far-flung locations. But did you know that the mystery racer in white also has a digital cousin?

Top Gear Thursday: ‘Top 41’ Special is a Race to the Top

Viewers of Top Gear are often treated to epic challenges, but in next week’s program, Richard Hammond undertakes a different kind of epic challenge: winnowing down the show’s top 41 moments over the past two decades.