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The hosts talk about everything car-related. From new cars to how they're fueled, this show has it all.
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The hosts talk about everything car-related. From new cars to how they're fueled, this show has it all.

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From the beginning of Series 14, the show is being broadcast in HD. See more »

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[repeated line when a problem becomes persistent]
Jeremy Clarkson: Oh, for God's sake!
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Spin-off Top Gear: Uncovered (2009) See more »

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Best Car programme ever!
27 June 2004 | by (Fife, Scotland) – See all my reviews

If you like cars, then this programme is just simply amazing. Unlike most programmes that are in this genre, the programme has survived a beyond 20 years at the top, and not many programmes come close. 5th Gear on five does come close, but it just doesn't have the heart or the dedication that Top Gear does.

While the people on 5th Gear only talk about cars, the Top Gear crew talk about everything that is to do with cars, and not just the cars themselves. For example, they have "Star in a Reasonably Priced Car" where a celebrity goes round their track to see how fast they are. And once, they decided to test the Toyota Pickup's claim of being the "the toughest car on the road" by basically ramming it into stuff, and putting it on a building that got demolished etc. and it still actually run. They also once tested if you can run your diesel car off of Vegetable Oil (you can, although your exhaust smells like a bag of chips).

Overall, this programme's great and a show you must fit into your weekly schedule, gets 10/10


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