Tag Archives: Top Gear

Top Gear Thursday: ‘Rush’ to Your Local Movie Theater

If you saw the movie Rush in one of the “select cities” it opened in last weekend, or if you’re going to see it when it enters wide release this weekend, you’ll likely want to know more about the true life rivalry of Formula 1 ...

Top Gear Thursday: Official Magazine Celebrates 20 Years

Top Gear magazine is marking its 20th anniversary. TopGear.com points out that the magazine has sold more than 66 million copies worldwide, spawned editions all over the world, and driven over 5,000 cars more than one million miles.

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: Jay Leno Takes a Spin on the ‘Top Gear’ Track

Everyone knows Jay Leno is crazy about cars. He owns roughly 200 of them, as you can see on his website Jay Leno’s Garage.

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: ‘Top Gear’ Down Under

Sometimes life here in these United States is depressing. First, we carry the burden of empire (something with which our British cousins have more than a passing acquaintance).

Top Gear Thursday: What’s the Worst Car in the History of the World?

Next week, Top Gear embarks on an epic quest. The grail is The Worst Car in the History of the World, which, conveniently, also happens to be the title of the show – and which is why the first letter of each word is a capital ...

Top Gear Thursday: Parade of British Automotive Greatness in Season 20 Finale

“It’s been a ride,” says Richard Hammond of Top Gear’s 20th season, which concludes on Monday night (Aug. 12, 8:30p/7:30c) with, among other things, an enormous procession of the best of Britain on wheels.

Top Gear Thursday: ‘Demon of Screamin’ Steven Tyler Gets Behind the Wheel

Next week’s Star in a Reasonably Priced car is Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler, a.k.a. the “Demon of Screamin’” a.k.a. Steven Victor Tallarico, which was the name he was born with.

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.