Motorcycle crash helmets have essentially been the same old thing since they were invented 60+ years ago - an energy absorbing chunk of styrofoam glued into a hard outer shell. Sure, some have better graphics or neato vents or whatever, but that's the basic technology. Now, a tiny company in California is bringing… »
This is the first trailer for the U.S. version of Top Gear on History, giving us a first taste of the American spin on the BBC's wildly popular motoring show. A peek at the cast, cars, and challenges below. »
The rumors of the demise of Top Gear USA
So despite the fact NBC "cancelled" their up-fronts this year, they still managed to put together some kind of lame event (we hear it was like a carnival or something) to drum up support for their prime-time lineup across the NBC Universal network-o-sphere. As part of that "alternative up-front", they've got a page up on… »
With NBC announcing its upcoming program schedule, there's one omission that we found particularly interesting. Yes, it seems that the rainbow-peacock's version of the beloved BBC hit show Top Gear is nowhere to be found. While that's not to say that the show may not somehow show up at a later date, right now it looks … »
...this is not. However, this vodcast from SpeedTV IS a great example of the former Man Show host's ability to throw down with the in-car cavorting during challenges. So although it's not NBC's new Gear, it's a taste of what we should expect. Except hopefully with better music. Also, hopefully without 50 Cent. (Hat tip … »
The folks at [achewood.com] whilst taking potshots at Great Britain have given Mrs. Clarkson and May (or is that Mrs. Agnes Ronay?) a right jolly ribbing.
It's a cavalcade of clothing of questionable taste and manly manliness. It's Scotland vs. England. It's James May receiving lessons in speed from Sir Jackie Stewart. Plus, a TVR! All it's missing is Sir Jackie's shotgun. »