James goes to Finland to see why the Finns are more suited to motor sports. Richard tests the newest form of transport in Japan. The boys attempt to modify a second-hand car that can go around the Top Gear test track faster than a Mitsubishi Evo X. Written by
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In the third round of improvements to the Renault Avantime, the presenters switched the standard seats for racing seats in an effort to save weight. However, the first interior shot of subsequent test lap sequence must have been taken from an earlier shoot, as you can clearly recognize the seats are standard (light tan leather) instead of the black velours racing buckets. See more