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Series 16 - Episode 5

Top Gear - Series 16 - Episode 5

Motoring show. The team sets out to end the chaos that snowfall brings to Britain every year, using a combine harvester, some basic engineering skills and a quick trip to Norway.

29-02-2024

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Series 16 - Episode 4

Top Gear - Series 16 - Episode 4

Motoring show. The team discovers some of the unusual pitfalls to watch out for when picking up a used car bargain. Simon Pegg is the Star in a Reasonably Priced Car.

28-02-2024

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Series 16 - Episode 3

Top Gear - Series 16 - Episode 3

Motoring show. The team head to Albania to test a trio of super luxurious cars including the Rolls-Royce Ghost, the Bentley Mulsanne and the Mercedes S65 AMG.

27-02-2024

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Series 16 - Episode 1

Top Gear - Series 16 - Episode 1

Motoring show. Jeremy Clarkson subjects the Skoda Yeti to a remarkably thorough road test, while James May makes a rare visit to the test track in the insane Aerial Atom V8.

23-02-2024

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Series 15 - Episode 6

Top Gear - Series 15 - Episode 6

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May buy old British roadsters from Jensen-Healey, Lotus and TVR before visiting the remnants of the UK's sports car industry.

22-02-2024

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Series 15 - Episode 4

Top Gear - Series 15 - Episode 4

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May attempt to build cool and interesting motorhomes before setting off for a bank holiday weekend in the West Country.

21-02-2024

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Series 15 - Episode 3

Top Gear - Series 15 - Episode 3

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May attempt to find the world's greatest four-seat supercar. Plus Richard is on the test track in two very different muscle cars.

20-02-2024

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Series 15 - Episode 2

Top Gear - Series 15 - Episode 2

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May attempt to find a trio of cars which are equally at home on the race track as they are transporting a family to the shops.

19-02-2024

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Series 15 - Episode 1

Top Gear - Series 15 - Episode 1

Motoring show. Jeremy Clarkson asks why there aren't more three-wheeled cars in the world, while James May attempts to drive a Toyota Hilux up an active volcano in Iceland.

16-02-2024

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Series 14 - Episode 7

Top Gear - Series 14 - Episode 7

Jeremy Clarkson makes a film about the BMW X6, James May drives a Vauxhall Insignia VXR and Richard Hammond tests a Lexus supercar.

15-02-2024

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Series 14 - Episode 5

Top Gear - Series 14 - Episode 5

Motoring magazine. The team fills an art gallery with motoring-related works to try to prove cars are more popular than traditional art. Also Jeremy test-drives the Noble M600.

14-02-2024

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Series 14 - Episode 3

Top Gear - Series 14 - Episode 3

Jeremy Clarkson and Richard Hammond nominate the greatest car company, James May tests a congestion-busting caravan plan and DJ Chris Evans is in the studio.

13-02-2024

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Series 14 - Episode 4

Top Gear - Series 14 - Episode 4

Motoring news and views. Jeremy Clarkson travels to Belfast to test the Renaultsport Twingo 133. Meanwhile, Richard Hammond invents a new sport - airport vehicle racing.

09-02-2024

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Series 14 - Episode 2

Top Gear - Series 14 - Episode 2

Motoring show. Jeremy, Richard and James build an electric car, the Corvette ZR1 goes up against the Audi R8 V10, and actor Michael Sheen is the Star in a Reasonably Priced Car.

06-02-2024

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Series 14 - Episode 1

Top Gear - Series 14 - Episode 1

Motoring show. Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May head to Romania in search of a fabled stretch of road. Eric Bana is the Star in a Reasonably Priced Car.

05-02-2024

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Series 24: Episode 7

Top Gear - Series 24: Episode 7

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. Jam ...

05-01-2024

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Series 24: Episode 6

Top Gear - Series 24: Episode 6

Matt LeBlanc gets to grips 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, wh ...

20-12-2023

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Series 24: Episode 5

Top Gear - Series 24: Episode 5

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 event ...

19-12-2023

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Series 21 - Episode 4

Top Gear - Series 21 - Episode 4

Motoring magazine. Jeremy Clarkson celebrates the return of the handcrafted, coachbuilt car with a trip to Italy to drive the Alfa Romeo-based Touring Disco Volante.

23-11-2023

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Series 21 - Episode 2

Top Gear - Series 21 - Episode 2

Motoring magazine. The series continues with a jam-packed show featuring Italian sports cars, military manoeuvres and a trip to Belgium.

22-11-2023

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Series 21 - Episode 1

Top Gear - Series 21 - Episode 1

Motoring magazine. Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May attempt to prove that the hot hatchbacks of their youth were better than their modern equivalents.

21-11-2023

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Series 20 - Episode 6

Top Gear - Series 20 - Episode 6

Motoring magazine. Inspired by the Jaguar F-type, Range Rover Sport and New Bus for London, the team celebrate all that is great about Britain's motor industry.

20-11-2023

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Series 20 - Episode 5

Top Gear - Series 20 - Episode 5

Motoring magazine. Jeremy Clarkson and James May investigate an increasingly popular type of tall hatchback often referred to as a 'crossover'.

19-11-2023

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Series 20 - Episode 4

Top Gear - Series 20 - Episode 4

Motoring magazine. Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May bring relief to flood-stricken areas of Britain by building a car that can turn into a hovercraft.

18-11-2023

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Series 20 - Episode 3

Top Gear - Series 20 - Episode 3

Motoring magazine. Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May visit Spain in a McLaren 12C Spider, Ferrari 458 Spider and an Audi R8 V10 Spyder.

17-11-2023

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Series 20 - Episode 2

Top Gear - Series 20 - Episode 2

Featuring a motorsport-powered search for the world's best taxi and a tribute to BBC Television Centre. Film director Ron Howard is the star in the brand new Reasonably Priced Car.

16-11-2023

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Series 20 - Episode 1

Top Gear - Series 20 - Episode 1

Motoring magazine. Jeremy Clarkson and James May race a car against a boat in New Zealand. In the UK, Richard Hammond attempts to find a hot hatch hero from a trio of newcomers.

15-11-2023

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Series 19 - Episode 3

Top Gear - Series 19 - Episode 3

Motoring magazine. Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May engage in an epic race from Wembley to the San Siro stadium in Milan.

13-11-2023

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Series 19 - Episode 4

Top Gear - Series 19 - Episode 4

Motoring magazine. Jeremy Clarkson and James May play a rather unusual game of rugby and Richard Hammond goes to Mexico for a nervous road test.

12-11-2023

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Series 19 - Episode 2

Top Gear - Series 19 - Episode 2

Motoring magazine. The team is on a road trip from Las Vegas to Los Angeles and on to Palm Springs, taking in racing circuits, airborne attacks and a race against the police.

09-11-2023

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Series 19 - Episode 1

Top Gear - Series 19 - Episode 1

Motoring magazine. Jeremy Clarkson attempts to build a car that is even smaller than the famous Peel P50 and tests it out on the streets of London.

08-11-2023

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Series 18 - Episode 7

Top Gear - Series 18 - Episode 7

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May set out to discover if you can go motor racing for less than it costs to play golf. Slash and F1 driver Kimi Raikkonen are guests.

07-11-2023

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Series 18 - Episode 6

Top Gear - Series 18 - Episode 6

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May hit Donington in three stripped-out track cars. And Jeremy recreates the Battle of Britain with an aero-engined Bentley.

06-11-2023

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Series 18 - Episode 4

Top Gear - Series 18 - Episode 4

Motoring show. Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May embark on an ambitious project to build mobility scooters that can tackle the wilds of the British countryside.

29-10-2023

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Series 18 - Episode 1

Top Gear - Series 18 - Episode 1

Motoring show. Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May head to Italy for a supercar shootout featuring the Lamborghini Aventador, the McLaren MP4-12C and the Noble M600.

28-10-2023

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Series 18 - Episode 3

Top Gear - Series 18 - Episode 3

Motoring show. Jeremy Clarkson and Richard Hammond are on location with the forthcoming Sweeney movie as they take charge of shooting the film's climactic car chase.

27-10-2023

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Series 18 - Episode 2

Top Gear - Series 18 - Episode 2

Motoring show. Jeremy Clarkson and James May travel to Beijing for a look at China's ever-expanding car industry and a violent encounter with The Stig's Chinese cousin.

27-10-2023

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Series 17 - Episode 6

Top Gear - Series 17 - Episode 6

Motoring show. Jeremy Clarkson and James May go on a trip to the British seaside in two new electric cars, whilst Richard Hammond meets the world's most extraordinary rally team.

26-10-2023

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Series 17 - Episode 4

Top Gear - Series 17 - Episode 4

Motoring show. Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May attempt to make train travel cheaper, faster and more interesting.

26-10-2023

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Series 17 - Episode 5

Top Gear - Series 17 - Episode 5

Motoring show. Jeremy, Richard and James are challenged to knock down a row of derelict houses in less time than it takes a team of demolition experts to do the same job.

25-10-2023

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Series 17 - Episode 2

Top Gear - Series 17 - Episode 2

Motoring show. Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May are in Italy to take part in a series of tricky challenges as they attempt to find the world's best hot hatchback.

24-10-2023

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Series 16 - Episode 6

Top Gear - Series 16 - Episode 6

Motoring show. Jeremy races the Jaguar XJ against something even bigger and more powerful, the Earth's rotation. Richard tests 1980s icons the Porsche 959 and Ferrari F40.

22-10-2023

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Series 26: Episode 5

Top Gear - Series 26: Episode 5

Matt LeBlanc samples the new Aston Martin V8 Vantage on track, while Rory Reid tests the self-proclaimed ‘best car in the world’, the Rolls-Royce Phantom. Chris Harr ...

08-10-2023

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Series 26: Episode 4

Top Gear - Series 26: Episode 4

Matt LeBlanc, Chris Harris and Rory Reid buy used luxury limousines from Rolls-Royce, Bentley and Mercedes for the price of Britain’s cheapest new car, and test them out i ...

05-10-2023

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Series 26: Episode 3

Top Gear - Series 26: Episode 3

Matt LeBlanc and Chris Harris are both tasked with reviewing the new Bentley Continental GT, while Rory Reid tests the new Renault Megane hot hatch. Out on track, Chris attempts ...

04-10-2023

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Series 26: Episode 2

Top Gear - Series 26: Episode 2

Matt LeBlanc and Chris Harris take a road trip across Sri Lanka in a pair of tiny tuk-tuks. Back at the track, Chris tests out the latest super-saloons from BMW and Mercedes, wh ...

03-10-2023

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Series 26: Episode 1

Top Gear - Series 26: Episode 1

Matt LeBlanc and Chris Harris head to Norway in the latest estate cars from Porsche and Ferrari, while Rory Reid and Sabine Schmitz aim to create Britain’s newest mountain ...

02-10-2023

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Series 25: Episode 6

Top Gear - Series 25: Episode 6

Matt LeBlanc, Chris Harris and Rory Reid test the latest SUVs through the medium of horse trialling. Chris also gets an explosive drive in the new Alpine A110, while Jason Manfo ...

23-09-2023

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Driving Home For Christmas

Top Gear - Driving Home For Christmas

In this special Christmas episode, Freddie, Chris and Paddy play 'car secret Santa' for a festive road trip across Britain, transporting a giant Christmas tree as they head to T ...

28-08-2023

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Series 25: Episode 5

Top Gear - Series 25: Episode 5

Matt LeBlanc and Chris Harris attempt to speed up British roads - and farming. Matt also tests out the blistering Ferrari 812 Superfast, while Rory Reid heads to America to tack ...

16-08-2023

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Series 25: Episode 4

Top Gear - Series 25: Episode 4

Matt LeBlanc tests the world's fastest accelerating car, with a little help from NASA. Chris Harris pens a heartfelt love letter to the Citroen 2CV, while Rory Reid samples some ...

15-08-2023

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Series 25: Episode 3

Top Gear - Series 25: Episode 3

There is a Japanese flavour to this week's show, as Matt LeBlanc and Chris Harris buy second-hand sports cars at auction for a big road trip across Honshu, while Rory has one ni ...

14-08-2023

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Series 25: Episode 2

Top Gear - Series 25: Episode 2

Matt LeBlanc and Chris Harris head into the Californian woods to test off-road toys and hunt for Big Foot. Rory Reid invents the sport of reverse camera racing, while Chris test ...

14-08-2023

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Series 25: Episode 1

Top Gear - Series 25: Episode 1

The series 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 a ...

12-08-2023

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Series 32: Episode 5

Top Gear - Series 32: Episode 5

Freddie, Chris and Paddy celebrate 100 years of the BBC by tackling motorsport 1920s-style. Paddy also delves into the history of BMW’s legendary M-cars, Chris gets to gri ...

05-07-2023

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Series 32: Episode 3

Top Gear - Series 32: Episode 3

Freddie, Chris and Paddy attempt to qualify as lorry drivers before embarking on a stormy HGV road trip across Britain - and a spot of truck racing. Out on track, Chris runs the ...

04-07-2023

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Series 32: Episode 2

Top Gear - Series 32: Episode 2

Freddie Flintoff transforms a Sinclair C5 into a bobsleigh and tackles a terrifying Norwegian luge track. Elsewhere, the team try out some classic TV cop cars before going head- ...

03-07-2023

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Series 29: Episode 1

Top Gear - Series 29: Episode 1

Freddie Flintoff, Chris Harris and Paddy McGuinness return with a new drive-in studio. They also visit Paddy’s home town of Bolton to test three new company cars by spendi ...

01-07-2023

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Series 32: Episode 1

Top Gear - Series 32: Episode 1

Freddie, Chris and Paddy saddle up the Top Gear team bus for an RV road trip across Florida’s swampy Everglades. Their mission? To hunt down some weird and wonderful local ...

29-06-2023

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Series 31: Episode 5

Top Gear - Series 31: Episode 5

Freddie, Chris and Paddy set out to find interesting old cars for new drivers, then put them to the test on a road trip through Devon and Cornwall. Chris drives the original sup ...

28-06-2023

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Series 31: Episode 4

Top Gear - Series 31: Episode 4

Paddy reviews the very rare, very expensive Aston Martin Victor, while Freddie sets out to become a proper, qualified racing driver. Chris investigates the stranger-than-fiction ...

27-06-2023

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Series 31: Episode 3

Top Gear - Series 31: Episode 3

The team set out on an expedition across Iceland, with the help of some temperamental old British cars. Back in the UK, Freddie gets his hands on America’s latest sports c ...

26-06-2023

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Series 31: Episode 2

Top Gear - Series 31: Episode 2

Freddie, Chris and Paddy set out to revolutionise the world of caravanning, with the help of some new electric cars and some very small caravans. Out on track, Chris reviews the ...

22-06-2023

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Series 31: Episode 1

Top Gear - Series 31: Episode 1

Freddie Flintoff, Chris Harris and Paddy McGuinness head to the British Grand Prix for a showdown with a trio of F1’s finest drivers. Elsewhere, Paddy pays tribute to the ...

21-06-2023

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Series 30: Episode 2

Top Gear - Series 30: Episode 2

The team try out some of James Bond’s greatest cars, including the legendary Aston Martin DB5. Freddie and an Extreme E race car take on a man with a jet pack, while Chris ...

20-06-2023

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Series 29: Episode 2

Top Gear - Series 29: Episode 2

Freddie, Chris and Paddy tackle a monstrous wall of death in some very cheap insurance write-offs. The trio also take a Yorkshire road trip in classic supercars, and Freddie att ...

19-06-2023

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Series 29: Episode 5

Top Gear - Series 29: Episode 5

Paddy introduces Chris and Freddie to his latest creation: an electric, all-terrain ice cream van for the 21st century. They also test the battery-powered Honda E, Vauxhall Cors ...

16-06-2023

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Series 28: Episode 6

Top Gear - Series 28: Episode 6

Paddy, Freddie and Chris find out which is the fastest of the emergency services: fire, police or ambulance. Chris celebrates legendary rally driver Colin McRae, while Paddy tes ...

14-06-2023

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Series 28: Episode 4

Top Gear - Series 28: Episode 4

Freddie and Chris tackle the toughest off-road race on the planet: the brutal Baja 1000. Out on the track, there is a showdown between a Renault hot hatch, a Porsche sports car ...

12-06-2023

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Series 28: Episode 3

Top Gear - Series 28: Episode 3

Paddy, Freddie and Chris are sent on a high-altitude mountain expedition across Peru in second-hand American cars. Back at the track, Chris tests out the latest electric car fro ...

10-06-2023

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Series 29: Episode 4

Top Gear - Series 29: Episode 4

Freddie, Chris and Paddy are in Wales, taking a glamorous road trip in the newest grand tourers from Bentley, Aston Martin and McLaren, before taking on their German rivals and ...

09-06-2023

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Series 28: Episode 2

Top Gear - Series 28: Episode 2

Paddy reveals his ultimate cheap, luxurious off-roader: the homebuilt Dirty Rascal. Chris races the £2.5m McLaren Speedtail against the RAF’s newest fighter jet. Rom ...

08-06-2023

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Series 28: Episode 1

Top Gear - Series 28: Episode 1

Paddy, Freddie and Chris head on a British summer holiday in super-cheap second-hand convertibles. Chris tests the new Ariel Atom on track, and Freddie attempts to bungee-jump a ...

07-06-2023

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Series 27: Episode 4

Top Gear - Series 27: Episode 4

Paddy and Freddie head to Borneo for a jungle adventure with the Gurkhas in a pair of very rare, very cheap old cars. Chris Harris tries out the world's most luxurious SUV, the ...

06-06-2023

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Series 27: Episode 2

Top Gear - Series 27: Episode 2

It is an electric car special as Chris, Freddie and Paddy each attempt to build their own battery-powered sports car on a budget. Chris tests the Tesla Model 3 on track, while D ...

05-06-2023

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Series 27: Episode 1

Top Gear - Series 27: Episode 1

In their first adventure together, Freddie Flintoff, Chris Harris and Paddy McGuinness head to the searing heat of Ethiopia in their first cars. Back at the track, Chris puts th ...

01-06-2023

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Series 30: Episode 1

Top Gear - Series 30: Episode 1

Freddie, Chris and Paddy head to the Lake District for an emotional reunion with their own dads' old cars. Elsewhere, Chris heads out on the track to test Lamborghini's most pow ...

17-04-2023

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Series 29: Episode 3

Top Gear - Series 29: Episode 3

Freddie, Chris and Paddy head to Cyprus on a budget rental car adventure, and sample the exciting new sport of car water-skiing. Back at the test track, Chris and Paddy sample t ...

15-04-2023

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Series 28: Episode 5

Top Gear - Series 28: Episode 5

Paddy, Freddie and Chris take the latest sports cars from Ferrari, Aston and Porsche on a Yorkshire road trip.\n\nOn the track, Chris tests out Volkswagen’s fearsome ID-R ...

06-04-2023

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Series 27: Episode 5

Top Gear - Series 27: Episode 5

Freddie Flintoff heads to Iceland to compete in the world's maddest motorsport, while Paddy McGuinness gets to grips with the new Toyota Supra. Chris Harris investigates the sto ...

30-03-2023

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