Former Top Gear speaker Richard Hammond has been airlifted to hospital following a scary crash in Switzerland. The 47-year-old, who sustained brain injuries following a 288mph rocket car crash in 2006, is being dealt in hospital after flipping a ₤ 2million ($2.55 million) electric supercar which then rupture into flames as he shot his new
To great fanfare (and relentless advertising), The Grand Tour launched in November. It’s the new venture of the former Top Gear trio of Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May – and viewers were meant to be in for a treat. With a record-breaking budget and free from restrictions of public broadcasting, what could the
It’s a British motoring television series for Amazon Video, knows as The Grand Tour. In its good days, Top Gear was a big name worldwide of unlawful downloading. Now, Jeremy Clarkson, James May, and Richard Hammond’s subsequent effort is delighting in the very same appeal– it’s formally the most illegally downloaded show in history. The
From now, we can know why the BBC fired Jeremy Clarkson. He punched manufacturer Oisin Tymon in the face because there wasn’t any hot food all set after a long day of filming. It’s unfortunate for fans of Top Gear, but you cannot walk around striking people and anticipate it to be alright. In spite
Allegations of libel and malicious falsehood have been leveled by Tesla Motors Inc; the US based electric car maker against British Broadcasting Corp’s “Top Gear” while suing them for the same. Tesla filed suit in a London High Court stating that a popular program of BBC depicted a Tesla roadster car was running out of
Noble M600 is a supercar for a real purist. Packing a twin-turbocharged 4.4-liter Volvo V8 designed by Yamaha it produces up to 650 horsepower and 618 lb-ft of torque. Three different settings are available: 450, 550 and 650 horsepower. Weight is just 1275 kg (2811 lbs) thanks to steel tube chassis and carbon fiber body
Top Gear season 14 will air next Sunday at 21:00 GMT on BBC2. Clarkson, Hammond and May will be driving Aston Martin DBS Volante, a Ferrari California and a Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder in the land of dracula(Romania). James May is also comparing two limos: BMW 760i and Mercedes S63 AMG.
Current official Top Gear test track record is 1 minute and 10.7 seconds in a £1 million track-only Ferrari FXX, which was driven by Michael Schumacher disguised as The Stig. British sports car manufacturer Ultima claims they have beaten that time.
In the latest episode of Top Gear, Mr. Clarkson drove the all new BMW Z4 and Nissan 370Z. Both cars are fresh on the market and offer very sporty ride. 370Z uses a 3.7-liter V6 that packs 332 hp, Z4 uses a 3.0-liter twin turbo that packs 302 hp.
Top Gear wanted to see how does the new Jaguar XFR stack against the BMW M5 on the track and around the town. Jeremy Clarkson who calls the M5 “the ultimate sports saloon” were the one to test the XFR. It was surprising to see how impressed Mr. Clarkson was with the new Jaguar.
Last night’s Top Gear featured the all-new Porsche Panamera. The car was not tested on the track nor put against other four door luxury cars. Hammond and May were racing it against Royal Mail from the Isles of Scilly to Zanzibar Bungalow, Birsay Orkney.