How To Dupe The Automotive Media

Earlier today, we found out the Porsche Cayman Shooting Brake was a hoax perpetrated by our buddy Jared Holstein from the-website-formerly-known-as-Top Gear USA. Here's the definitive walk-through of how he and a team of interns duped the automotive media. » 8/13/09 5:30pm 8/13/09 5:30pm

Top Gear Does The 2904 Cross-Country Rally, Brings Jalopnik On Board…

Attempting to prove once and for all driving cross-country quickly doesn’t require a trust fund, an ego or a BMW M5, Top Gear » 11/10/08 10:00am 11/10/08 10:00am magazine set out this weekend to drive from New York to San Francisco — 2904 miles — on just $2904. And yes, that does include the car. More used to , the Beeb had to enlist a little expertise…

Top Gear Launches US Web Site

While it remains to be seen if " Top Gear USA » 10/20/08 2:20pm 10/20/08 2:20pm" (the show) will be any good or not, or even if we’ll be getting it, we are getting (the website) and, so far, that looks pretty good. Just launching today, it’s still a little light on original content, but what there is — particularly the school bus demolition story — is…

Top Gear US Filming In-Studio Audience Segment This Weekend, Want To…

According to a casting call for on-camera audiences, Top Gear USA's filming the in-studio segment for their pilot episode this weekend out in sunny Los Angeles. Interested in standing around for hours on end? Want to see whether Adam Carolla, Tanner Foust and Eric Stromer can pick up the mantle from Jezza and the UK… » 7/23/08 10:00am 7/23/08 10:00am