More Proof The Original Offensive Top Gear License Plate Was Real

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We had seen some evidence that the original "H982FKL" plate on Jeremy Clarkson's ill-fated Porsche 928, that offended so many in Argentina, had been on the car for a while, but this is as close to evidence as you're going to get. Here's the car, pre-Top Gear, in all its (not really offensive) glory.

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But no, the second offensive license plate was definitely fake.

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MichaelPrichinello
Michael Prichinello

Whatever the details are, it still points to the old men of Top Gear have a very antiquated and unhelpful view of the world. The British Empire isn't what it used to be. They need to get on with it.