Watch Top Gear

Top Gear is one of the numerous television shows that one can watch. This is a British show that is about motor vehicles such as cars. It is among the most watched programs and is one that discusses facts to enlighten people. The show began in 1977 but had a long hiatus until returning in 2002. The newer version of the show is a more humorous and controversial show. The hosts of the show include Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May. It also has a test driver known as The Stig With approximately 350 million viewers in 170 countries worldwide, it has a very large and wide audience.

The show has a number of segments that make it quite intriguing to watch. One of the segments is races. In this segment viewers will get to watch certain cars race each other to see who wins. This segment will show a variety of different cars and therefore give the viewer a glimpse of what car is faster and more durable. This is usually the first segment of the show.

Another segment in this show is challenges. This is a segment where people will perform certain stunts with a vehicle. When viewing the challenges segment viewers will be exposed to one of the more entertaining aspects of the show. In these segments a driver will try to jump over trucks and buses with a vehicle. The jumps will usually be performed with a car. For viewers the challenges segments are usually the second segment that are shown.

Power Laps is one of the other segments in the show. In this particular segment someone will drive a car over a course. They will look to complete this lap as quickly as possible. In this segment, the viewer will get to see a variety of vehicles and determine how fast and efficient it is. This is also one of the more entertaining and exciting parts of the show.

There are other segments as well which include interviewing celebrities who try out the various cars. This segment helps provide more insight to viewers and makes things interesting as they will get to view the opinions of these celebrities and what they think of the various vehicles they are driving.

Monday 9:00 PM et/pt on BBC Two
26 Seasons, 239 Episodes
February 12, 2006
Automotive
8.7/10
Cast: Richard Hammond, Jeremy Clarkson, James May, Ben Collins
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Top Gear Full Episode Guide

  • Season 25 kicks off with Matt LeBlanc, Chris Harris and Rory Reid taking a motorsports road trip across America's Wild West in the latest V8 sports cars from McLaren, Jaguar and Ford. Rob Brydon tackles the Top Gear track in the Reasonably Fast Car.

  • Matt LeBlanc drives an eight-wheeled rescue vehicle from Russia, Rory Reid turns the world's ugliest car into a luxury yacht and Chris Harris reviews the new Porsche Cayman. Jamiroquai frontman Jay Kay is the studio guest.

  • Matt LeBlanc gets to grip with the fire-breathing Mercedes-AMG GT R supercar. Elsewhere, Chris Harris and Rory Reid journey across Cuba in a pair of second-hand sports cars, while comedian Ross Noble takes to the Top Gear track in the Reasonably Fast Car.

  • Matt LeBlanc is the first to test America's explosive new supercar, the Ford GT. Presenters Chris Harris and Sabine Schmitz go head-to-head in one of motorsport's toughest events: a buggy race across the wild Californian desert.

  • Chris Harris and the £2m Bugatti Chiron attempt to cross the Arabian peninsula faster than Matt LeBlanc and a roster of money-no-object transport solutions. Back in Britain, Rory Reid constructs a life-size arcade game to test the Renault Twingo GT and its city car rivals, while rap star Tinie Tempah tackles the Top Gear track in the Reasonably Fast Toyota GT86.

  • Matt LeBlanc's review of the Aston Martin DB11 is thwarted by Chris Harris and a very evil Mercedes. Elsewhere, Rory Reid and Sabine Schmitz go supercar hunting on Germany's fearsome Nurburgring race circuit with the help of the VW Golf Clubsport S, while actress Tamsin Greig takes to the Top Gear track in the new Reasonably Fast Car.

  • Matt LeBlanc and Chris Harris embark on an all-season US road trip in the latest convertible supercars from Lamborghini and Porsche, journeying from broiling desert to snowy mountain. Back at the test track, Rory Reid sets the toughest of driving challenges for Chris and the Alfa Romeo Giulia, while actor Davis Tennant takes a spin in the new Reasonably Fast Car.

  • Matt LeBlanc, Chris Harris and Rory Reid return for the 24th series of Top Gear. This week features the astonishing, ultra-exclusive Ferrari FXX K, tested to the max by Chris Harris at the Daytona circuit in Florida.  Matt, Chris and Rory then race across Kazakhstan in 3 high-mileage cars: a Mercedes saloon, a Volvo estate and a London Taxi, all of which have done at least 480,000 miles, the equivalent distance of going to the moon and back. Actor James McAvoy guest stars in the studio and on the famous Top Gear test track.

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Top Gear News

Former 'Top Gear' Host Nearly Killed in Car Crash

Hammond reportedly jumped from the car at 120mph to avoid certain death.

Matt LeBlanc Gets 'Top Gear' All to Himself

The attempt to revamp the hit BBC series after its original host was fired turned out to be an unqualified disaster. Now it's up to the former 'Friends' star to save the show.

Matt LeBlanc in Middle of 'Top Gear' Turmoil

The once-unstoppable British motorhead series Top Gear has proven to be entirely stoppable during its latest season. Now there are rumors that clashes between the show's hosts are threatening to make the problems even worse.

Matt LeBlanc's 'Top Gear' Debut Gets Tepid Reception

Plans to revitalize the British car show with the addition of an American TV star are not looking good after this week's season opener.

Matt LeBlanc to Host Top Gear

Matt LeBlanc didn't do a lot of driving on Friends, but in real life, he's very comfortable behind the wheel. Later this year, he'll show off his love for cars when he takes over as co-host of Top Gear.

Top Gear Video Clips & Extras

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