The Time I Almost Got Top Gear's Hosts Murdered In America

We weren’t very good with planning on Top Gear. The stuff we put loads of work into often turned out badly. Hence never-loved features like Barn Or Bin or the utter tossfest of Top Gear Stuntman. Whereas the things we didn’t really plan for often became unexpectedly good or turned out to be important. Hence the… » 5/25/15 12:00pm Monday 12:00pm

You Can Buy The Terrible M3 Richard Hammond Drove On Top Gear

At this point no one really knows what the future holds for Top Gear, and it seems Clarkson, Hammond, and May have moved on to other projects and will not return. For you Jalops living in the UK, here is your chance to own the Hamster’s E36 M3 that he pushed to the limits of fuel economy across Germany. » 5/25/15 10:30am Monday 10:30am

Clarkson Admits Fault For Fracas That Ended Top Gear As We Know It

Jeremy Clarkson appeared on Chris Evans’ BBC radio show today in his first public interview since he was dropped from Top Gear. There wasn’t much actual news, but he did say that he can’t complain at all since it was really all his fault. Because he’s the one who punched a producer in the face. » 5/21/15 10:47am 5/21/15 10:47am

Top Gear As We Knew It Was Supposed To Die In Three Years Anyway

Top Gear, the greatest motoring show the world has ever seen, is dead. It was taken from us with one punch to the face, and we were all shocked. But according to James May, its time was numbered anyways, because the latest contract the hosts were going to sign was also supposed to be the last. » 4/27/15 12:19pm 4/27/15 12:19pm

James May: All Three Top Gear Hosts Might Be Back On The BBC Again

When Jeremy Clarkson was told he was finished at Top Gear, everyone just sort of assumed that was that. The show was over, at least in its then-current incarnation, and we’d all have to find something new to watch on Sundays (Nurse Jackie, obvi). But co-host James May just said it might not be over for the trio. » 4/23/15 2:29pm 4/23/15 2:29pm

Clarkson Thought He Had Cancer And Wants A New Show, Hammond Is Bored


You saw the headline, right up there? Up top? The one involving Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and non- Top Gear? And you’re still clicking through? Good, then we’re all on the same page. Because there’s plenty of things to drudge through in the world of non-Top Gear, starting with the Ape and the Hamster.
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Rumored Clarkson Top Gear Replacement Sue Perkins Received Death Theats

As the BBC mulls what to do with the money-spewing Top Gear franchise without sacked star Jeremy Clarkson or his two co-presenters, some have floated the idea that comedian, broadcaster and The Great British Bake Off host Sue Perkins could take his place. Naturally, this means she gets death threats on Twitter. » 4/14/15 12:03pm 4/14/15 12:03pm

Jeremy Clarkson Now Just Auctioning Off Piles Of Literal Crap

Tired of the whole What Is Jeremy Clarkson Doing Now That He’s Got More Free Time On His Hands, You Know, After He Got Fired From Top Gear, Yes, Top Gear, Remember That Show, It Was On TV Like Twelve Years Ago thing? No? Great. Here’s Clarkson auctioning off a pile of literal crap. And also, talking about Top Gear. » 4/13/15 10:30am 4/13/15 10:30am

Jeremy Clarkson Will Be Back On The BBC, But Not For Top Gear UPDATE

You, the spittle-flecked, confused masses, were under the impression that the BBC had fired Jeremy Clarkson for punching a Top Gear producer in the face. But you, the blithering, enraged peanut gallery, were wrong. Because he was only fired from Top Gear, not the whole BBC, and in a few weeks, he’ll be back. » 4/08/15 11:53am 4/08/15 11:53am