Top Gear, This Is Your Life.

Not unlike many of you here, I grew up watching Top Gear. And I absolutely loved it. It was, for a period of time, my favourite thing on telly and Jeremy Clarkson was, for a period of time, my favourite person...in the world. » 3/31/15 1:56pm Yesterday 1:56pm

Top Gear's Andy Wilman: 'Email... Was Not A Resignation Statement'

Jeremy Clarkson's Top Gear Lives On (Inside Just Cause 2)

Jeremy Clarkson did his insufferable twat thing, punched a Top Gear producer and now the show is finished, right? Wrong.
» 3/30/15 8:49pm Monday 8:49pm

Can Someone Please Check In On James May?

We’re worried about him. Next he’s threatening to bake a bicycle. Or fix a pie. Or general toy train maintenance. One of those. But really, just between us James, I know this is a trying time for everyone, but are you okay? » 3/30/15 5:19pm Monday 5:19pm

Top Gear's Head Producer Says Farewell In Leaked Email [UPDATE]

The Top Gear as we know it is dead with Jeremy Clarkson’s firing, and as further proof of that we have this leaked email to current and former staff from Executive Producer Andy Wilman confirming that he’s done with the BBC but “at least we left ‘em wanting more.” » 3/30/15 3:08pm Monday 3:08pm

BBC Director, Wife Receive Death Threat Over Clarkson's Firing

Because the world is filled with kind, rational, level-headed human beings, the Director-General of the BBC is under police protection over what was determined to be a "credible" death threat from someone angry over Jeremy Clarkson's sacking from Top Gear. Ugh.
» 3/30/15 1:22pm Monday 1:22pm

This Is What James May Is Doing Now That He's Funemployed

Ever since Jeremy Clarkson was fired from Top Gear, fellow co-host James May has been a bit vague about what his future plans are. Apparently, they now include playing little tunes on his recorder. And it is hilarious and amazing. » 3/27/15 6:02pm Friday 6:02pm

Top Gear Producer Will Not Press Assault Charges Against Jeremy Clarkson

Top Gear Is Not Dead Yet; BBC Working To Renew The Show For 2016

What happens to a well-loved and highly acclaimed TV show when it loses its star? Historically, the prognosis isn't good. But even with the sacking of Jeremy Clarkson after FacePunchSteakColdCutFracasGhazi, the folks at Top Gear say the show will go on. » 3/27/15 11:15am Friday 11:15am

Clarkson: 'Leave Oisin Alone, None Of This Is His Fault'

James May's 'I Quit Top Gear' Tweet Is Fake, Everyone


After it was announced that the BBC would not be renewing Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson’s contract, co-host James May announced that his next step would require “a lot of careful thought.” That’s so far pretty much all he’s said. But a lot of people have been suckered in by this imposter Twitter account. » 3/25/15 5:47pm 3/25/15 5:47pm

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 3/25/15 4:47pm

The Cops Are Investigating The Jeremy Clarkson 'Fracas'

With Jeremy Clarkson fired from Top Gear, it appeared as if the worst had already come to pass. But this all might be far from over, as now the North Yorkshire police are investigating the incident which got him fired to begin with. » 3/25/15 11:52am 3/25/15 11:52am

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 3/25/15 11:20am

BBC: Clarkson Berated And Assaulted Producer, Reported Incident Himself

Jeremy Clarkson berated a Top Gear producer throughout the evening of March 4 before he attacked him physically until a witness intervened, the BBC said in their investigation of the incident that led to Clarkson’s termination from the famed motoring program. » 3/25/15 10:43am 3/25/15 10:43am

Jeremy Clarkson Officially Fired From Top Gear

Jeremy Clarkson has officially been fired as the host of Top Gear following a fight with a producer of the show, Oisin Tymon. BBC Director General Tony Hall confirmed the sacking in a statement, saying that the decision “was not taken lightly,” and that the BBC is looking to renew Top Gear in 2016.
» 3/25/15 10:04am 3/25/15 10:04am

Jeremy Clarkson To Be Fired From Top Gear, According To Report

Piers Morgan Sticks Up For Jeremy Clarkson In Classy Column (Seriously)

I bet that’s a sentence you never thought you’d read anywhere, right? Let me assure that you did not, in fact, wake up in Bizarro World this morning, or that if you did then I’m right there with you. Amid Jeremy Clarkson’s FacePunchFracasGate scandal, the embattled Top Gear host has an unlikely defender in the form of… » 3/23/15 12:20pm 3/23/15 12:20pm

Jeremy Clarkson Supporters Just Drove A Freaking Tank To The BBC

Now You Can Play Hungry, Hungry Clarksons

You may recall that Top Gear's current scandal has to do with Jeremy Clarkson's intense hunger. One might say he's hungry hungry. Not unlike certain hippos I've encountered. Thankfully, people have recognized this synergy and produced a kit to adapt your Hungry Hungry Hippos game to Hungry Hungry Clarksons. Finally! » 3/19/15 9:50pm 3/19/15 9:50pm