Archive For The “Top Gear” Category

360 View Of Top Gear Track Shows Just How Fast The Stig Really Drives

By | January 2, 2014

Because of top notch editing and a handful of strategically placed cameras, the average Top Gear viewer may never get a real sense of just how fast The Stig is really able to power supercars around the show’s Dunsfold Aerodrome test track. To get a sense of that, as well as a totally new perspective of […]

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Lamborghini Gallardo Tribute

By | December 2, 2013

Ten years ago Lamborghini unveiled the Gallardo at the 2003 Geneva Motor Show.  It featured a 5.0L V10, 500hp, all-wheel drive, with looks to match, and The Ferrari 360 in the cross hairs.  Since production began in the same year there have been over twenty iterations of the car including many special edition and racing […]

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Top Gear Destroys The Only Mazda Furai

By | September 10, 2013

Top Gear Magazine was recently driving the one off Mazda Furai for their upcoming 20th Anniversary issue when the car became engulfed in flames and destroyed.  Details on the incident are next to none so we have no clue as to what caused the Furai to spontaneously combust.  The Furai was unveiled at the 2008 […]

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Want New Top Gear? It’s Coming….In 2013.

By | May 8, 2012

Way back in the day I went to go see “The Patriot”, the 100% historically accurate movie about Mel Gibson single-handedly winning the Revolutionary War for America (eff yeah). Before the movie even started I remember seeing a trailer for the Lord of the Rings in which it announced that the third movie in the […]

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Video: BBC America Teases Richard Hammond’s Crash Course

By | March 19, 2012

Of the three Top Gear hosts, Richard Hammond generally seems to be the most  friendly towards Americans. While Jeremy and James tend to take as many shots at “fat Americans” as they can, Hammond is often busy dreaming of driving and owning mid-70′s American muscle cars. Heck, he even chose a Dodge Challenger as his […]

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Watch Top Gear Korea’s Filming Helicopter Crash

By | March 6, 2012

We’re used to seeing mishaps on Top Gear, but this one likely takes the cake. While filming for the next season of Top Gear Korea in the deserts of Arizona, the helicopter used for capturing aerial footage and those high-speed Top Gear flybys we all love took a nose dive and never recovered. The results were […]

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