Argentina Re-Opens Top Gear Case, Wants Clarkson To Serve Up To Three Years

Once upon a time, long long ago, there was a television show called Top Gear. And on this show, Top Gear, some people in Argentina got pissed off over some stupid license plate. We all thought this whole thing was over by now, but an Argentinian judge wants to put former host Jeremy Clarkson in jail for up to three… »10/30/15 10:51am10/30/15 10:51am


Juan Manuel Fangio's Body To Be Dug Up For Paternity Suit

Juan Manuel Fangio, widely considered to be one of the greatest Formula One drivers of all time, died damn near 20 years ago at the ripe old age of 84. He never married, and didn’t have any children – supposedly. Now a man going by the name of “Oscar Espinosa Fangio” is claiming Juan is his father, and his body is… »7/15/15 9:30am7/15/15 9:30am

Let's All Enjoy This Bonkers Car You've Never Heard Of

I think I’ve expressed before how much I love finding cars I’ve never heard of before. Chasing that joy, however, is a bit like being a junkie — getting the feeling at first is easy, but it gets harder and harder as time goes on. This car, today, is some hardcore car-junkie goods — wildly strange, obscure, and oddly… »6/25/15 6:00pm6/25/15 6:00pm

More Proof The Original Offensive Top Gear License Plate Was Real

We had seen some evidence that the original "H982FKL" plate on Jeremy Clarkson's ill-fated Porsche 928, that offended so many in Argentina, had been on the car for a while, but this is as close to evidence as you're going to get. Here's the car, pre-Top Gear, in all its (not really offensive) glory. »10/10/14 12:36pm10/10/14 12:36pm

Clarkson: Top Gear Hosts Hid Under Beds, Feared For Safety In Argentina

The hosts of Top Gear and their entire production crew were kicked out of Argentina last week over what was, ostensibly, a license plate. Things got so bad, according to Jeremy Clarkson, that the three hosts of the show were forced to literally hide underneath beds to escape an angry and violent mob. »10/06/14 12:10pm10/06/14 12:10pm

Top Gear Was Just Forcibly Thrown Out Of Argentina

Top Gear got into hot water with its upcoming Argentina special, after it was noticed that Jeremy Clarkson's number plate looks like a reference to the Falklands War if you try really, really hard. It turns out that water is so hot, in fact, that things have boiled over, and they've been expelled from the country. »10/03/14 10:06am10/03/14 10:06am

Get Excited Because This Year's Top Gear Xmas Special Is In [REDACTED]

Yes, it's that time of year again. No, not the time that you get to watch Top Gear, nor that time that you stare at your computer, deep into the camera hole, wondering if it's in fact Top Gear that's watching you, but the time of year when the Top Gear presenters head off to an exotic locale to film their annual… »9/22/14 3:49pm9/22/14 3:49pm