Top Gear Australia's Ratings Slump Despite Holden Vs. Ford Shootout

If we lived down under, we would have tuned in to SBS » 10/07/08 12:43pm 10/07/08 12:43pm on Monday at 7:30 to watch the Top Gear Australia shootout between the iconic Holden Commodore and Ford Falcon...but we don't. Watch the clip and judge for yourself, but we think that even though it may not be quite as polished as the UK original, this segment…

The Stig Breaks In Top Gear Australia's Test Track

In case you missed it, the first episode » 10/01/08 2:00pm 10/01/08 2:00pm of aired this week, and while we're still not sure how much we like the down under counterpart to the British original, it's still good entertainment. One thing we weren't sure of until we watched was what exactly the test track would look like. This clip shows Aussie Stig…

Top Gear Australia Preview Plugs Hoonage

Top Gear Australia » 9/12/08 3:00pm 9/12/08 3:00pm, the Down-Under counterpart to everybody's favorite British show, is getting ready to kick off. The series premiere is September 29th, but to give you a taste of what's coming there's a new preview video you can watch . In addition to the three new Aussie hosts, the show will also feature a clone of…

Top Gear Australia Hosts Revealed, We Patiently Await Ute Hoonage

After a long whittling process, BBC Worldwide has taken a list of thousands of hopefuls for Top Gear Australia down to the three lucky blokes who now own the title of "happiest hoons in Australia." The three presenters, Charlie Cox, Warren Brown, and Steve Pazzati along with an AUS version of Stiggie will be starring… » 5/28/08 7:30am 5/28/08 7:30am

Aussies Looking For Top Gear Hosts, Mate

So we've already heard the land down under will be getting their very own Top Gear and now we've just seen they're holding open auditions for the next Clarkson, Hammond and May. But frankly we were kinda "meh" on the whole thing. Mostly because we're not Australians ourselves and don't live down under and we certainly… » 12/18/07 7:00am 12/18/07 7:00am