Top Gear

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  • TV-PG
  • 2010
  • 8 Seasons
  • 5.4  (5,798)

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.

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Cuba
9. Cuba
June 28, 2016
The guys head to Cuba to find out how classic cars from the golden age of American manufacturing are still on the road. They test and modify three classic American cars, then attempt to make history by competing in a government-sanctioned drag race and become the first Americans to legally race in Cuba in half a century.
City Savior
8. City Savior
June 21, 2016
In the 1800s about five percent of Americans lived in the city. Now it's more like eighty percent. Is the American dream of four wheeled freedom dying? Or is there a perfect city car? The Top Gear hosts test their choices for the best city car by navigating the concrete jungle and all the dangers that lurk within: parking, traffic and the cops. Can they find a city savior?
Winter Drop Top
7. Winter Drop Top
June 14, 2016
The guys test all-wheel drive convertibles in the snowy Rocky Mountains.
American Aftermarket
6. American Aftermarket
May 24, 2016
The guys find out if speed is worth the price when they take three American muscle cars and put the best aftermarket upgrades on them.
Military Might
5. Military Might
May 17, 2016
The guys find out if there is a "civilian" vehicle tough enough to serve in the U.S. military.
Car for Life
4. Car for Life
May 10, 2016
What if you only had one car for your entire lifetime? Tanner, Adam and Rutledge each pick one vehicle from their birth year that can excel in every stage of life.
Budget Racing
3. Budget Racing
May 3, 2016
Determined to prove anyone can race on a budget, the guys compete in a taxing 24-hour endurance race in which every car costs less than $500.
America vs. Europe
2. America vs. Europe
April 26, 2016
Tanner, Adam, and Rutledge tackle automotive stereotypes by taking on the age old question: which country makes the best car? The guys battle it out in cars from past and present, manufactured in the countries of their ancestors: Germany, Italy, and the United Kingdom; and go head to head against one of America's most badass, track prepped speed demons.
Rubicon Trail
1. Rubicon Trail
April 26, 2016
The hosts travel deep into California's rugged Sierra Nevada Mountains to do something that's never been done before - photo map the Rubicon Trail; America's most notorious 4x4 route. They lay life and limb on the line to take on a trail known for eating up and spitting out even the best four-wheel drive vehicles.
Description

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.Top Gear is a series that is currently running and has 8 seasons (83 episodes). The series first aired on November 21, 2010.

Where to Watch Top Gear

Top Gear is available for streaming on the History website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Top Gear on demand at Amazon, Hulu, Vudu, Google Play and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    November 21, 2010
  • IMDB Rating
    5.4  (5,798)