How Top Gear Made Us All Care About Cars

The third biggest loser in this sad saga of Top Gear is the wider car media, and the business that surrounds it. Of course the first is the vast fan base that has followed the show for many years. The second, assuming the brand struggles to survive, is the team who work on it - and I can’t imagine how they feel right… » 3/25/15 4:47pm Wednesday 4:47pm

Top Gear Hosts James May And Richard Hammond React To Clarkson Firing

With the firing of Jeremy Clarkson, the main host and driving creative force behind Top Gear, it’s a bit unclear as to the future of both the show and co-hosts James May and Richard Hammond. Both co-hosts are, however, now being forced to weigh in. » 3/25/15 11:20am Wednesday 11:20am

Report: May And Hammond Refused To Film Top Gear Without Clarkson

If you've been living in your underground bunker for the last week, you may not have heard that Top Gear has been suspended due to a 'fracas' involving Jeremy Clarkson, a producer, and dinner. A report now says that the BBC offered to have James May and Richard Hammond finish the season without Clarkson, but the pair… » 3/19/15 12:14pm 3/19/15 12:14pm

The Fiat Multipla Is So Nice Richard Hammond Weirdly Reviewed It Twice

The Fiat Multipla is oddly beloved around these parts because it's a complete mutant of a spaceship, and because it's so insanely practical. Maybe for both of those reasons, it's kind of looked at with disdain in its original home of Europe. So when Richard Hammond was in middle school, he took a bizarrely hard look… » 1/01/15 8:00am 1/01/15 8:00am

These Are The Dorky Videos Richard Hammond Made Before Top Gear

Welcome to Sunday Matinee, where we highlight classic car reviews or other longer videos I find on YouTube. Kick back and enjoy this blast from the past. » 8/03/14 5:37pm 8/03/14 5:37pm

Richard Hammond Races Ridiculous Trucks On Track And Explodes

Hammond and a grid of pro racers take to the track in a pack of film-support trucks littering the tarmac with pyrotechnics, toilets, and hot dogs in this insane, not-yet-aired Top Gear wacky race. » 1/27/14 9:45am 1/27/14 9:45am

Little Girl Who Rode With Richard Hammond In A Pink Lambo Passed Away

Sad news out of England today, as Emilia, the little girl who got to ride with Richard Hammond in a pink Lamborghini as one of her last wishes, has passed away. Rest in peace. » 10/21/13 12:15pm 10/21/13 12:15pm

Richard Hammond And A Pink Lamborghini Will Just Melt Your Heart

Emilia is an awesome kid in England who unfortunately is very sick. But when awesome kids get sick and are offered a wish for anything in the world, what do they wish for? That's right. Richard Hammond and a crazily pink Lamborghini Aventador. » 10/05/13 11:08am 10/05/13 11:08am

A Pre-Top Gear Richard Hammond Explains What Beige Is

You've probably heard about beige cars on Jalopnik, cars that were not necessarily painted beige. What's the deal with that? Well, Richard Hammond is here to explain. » 7/23/13 5:30pm 7/23/13 5:30pm

Richard Hammond Explains Why The E46 BMW 3 Series Is Perfect

Before landing a gig at Top Gear, Richard Hammond worked for Motor Week, and he took the time to explain why you shouldn't buy a now-classic E46 BMW 3er. » 5/29/13 5:30pm 5/29/13 5:30pm

Top Gear Season 19, Episode 2: Video Open Thread

During the hoopla that was the Super Bowl last night, you may or may not have forgotten that there was a new episode of Top Gear on last night. » 2/04/13 2:00pm 2/04/13 2:00pm

This Is What To Expect In The First Episode Of Top Gear's 19th Season

After a pretty long hiatus, Top Gear returns to British TVs, American's illegal downloads, and pirated YouTube clips this Sunday. It will be on American TVs a week later, if you can wait that long. » 1/21/13 1:20pm 1/21/13 1:20pm

GREAT NEWS: Top Gear UK's New Season Will Air Just One Week Later In…

There are only two ways to watch the original Top Gear in America: Download it illegally or wait about 17 years for it to air on BBC America. » 1/18/13 2:00pm 1/18/13 2:00pm

Why Is Top Gear's Jeremy Clarkson Trapped In A Scooter?

These pictures of Jeremy Clarkson just popped up on the internets. And just from seeing them, we are happy to announce that the next series of Top Gear will be as wonderfully nuts as ever. » 12/12/12 5:20pm 12/12/12 5:20pm

Top Gear's Epic US Supercar Odyssey Is About To Hit Mexico

This week, Top Gear descended on the West Coast of the USA to undertake one of their traditional supercar road trips, which we're hearing is from Las Vegas to Mexico. » 11/15/12 4:30pm 11/15/12 4:30pm

Watch The Top Gear Guys Drive Down The Las Vegas Strip

Top Gear is back in America with three supercars, and it looks like they're planning a trip south of the border, down Mexico way. » 11/14/12 2:30pm 11/14/12 2:30pm

Are The Guys From Top Gear Taking Supercars Into Mexico?

Yesterday, the guys from Top Gear descended on Las Vegas in a haze of burnt rubber, cigarettes, and lengthy, complicated metaphors. » 11/13/12 3:00pm 11/13/12 3:00pm