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Top Gear is a motoring show including celebrity interviews, car reviews and humorous features including challenges for the three hosts. Following closely the British version produced and broadcast by the BBC, Tope Gear (US) is shown on the History Channel and produced by BBC Worldwide in the U.S.

The British version of Top Gear has been produced since 1977 and was relaunched in 2002 with three presenters, Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May. The show has run for 18 seasons and has been exported with great success around the world, including transmission on BBC America. Since the relaunch of the British Top Gear show the BBC has been attempting to launch an American version; aborted attempts have included pilots for both NBC and the Discovery Channel.

Three seasons of Top Gear (US) have been produced with 26 episodes; the first season was broadcast from November 2010 onwards and follows the format of the British version. The BBC Worldwide production is shown on the History Channel in the U.S. and has been exported to Australia. Top Gear (US) is presented by Tanner Foust, Adam Ferrara and Rutledge Wood. An anonymous racing driver who does not speak and is never seen without his helmet based on The Stig character in the British version of Top Gear test drives each car reviewed on the show. Celebrity interviews also take place in each episode followed by a filmes segment called Big Star, Small Car in which the celebrity interviewed completes a lap of the test track driving a Suzuki SX4.

Episodes of Top Gear (US) are filmes at the Orange County Great Park in California. Each episode of Top Gear (US) is broadcast on The History Channel and contains between 40 and 45 minutes of filmed material broadcast over an hour segment on the network. Critical response to the US version of Top Gear has been mixed because of the loyal nature of the majority of the British version of Top Gear fans around the world.

Sundays at 10:00 pm on History Channel
7 Seasons, 74 Episodes - Currently Airing
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  • The Appalachian Trail spans 2,168 miles from Maine to Georgia, and takes 3 - 6 months to hike. But what if you don't have that kind of time? Tanner, Rutledge and Adam are given the monumental task of driving a road-based version of all 14 states on the trail in just 1 day. With just 24 hours to complete their task they barely have time to stop and must come up with ways to save time.

  • One of the best ways to get into professional auto racing is to start racing with your personal car. But what if you want to try different kinds of racing? Could there be a daily driver that is competitive in many types of races? Tanner, Adam and Rutledge decide to find out when they each pick a competent daily driver then compete in a series of different races.

  • Tanner, Rut and Adam travel to Germany for the ultimate high speed road trip. The tour sees them battling it out to reach top speeds amongst traffic on the legendary no-speed-limit Autobahn and competing to set the fastest time on the famous Nürburgring road course.

  • Ever wonder if you really need all those bits and pieces in your car? Or if it will still drive without engine oil, or a battery? Adam, Rutledge and Tanner each choose a mechanically robust vehicle, then compete in a head to head battle to see whose car can withstand the most abuse. The winner gets to test drive the brand new $300k Rolls Royce Wraith.

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