Top Gear

Driverless cars to be on UK roads by 2021 says Hammond 0

Driverless cars could be on UK roads as early as 2021 if government plans to invest in the sector come to fruition. Chancellor Philip Hammond said in an interview with the BBC that the aim was to have “fully driverless cars” without the need for a safety operator in use by 2021. “Some would say(…)

Toyota build life-size version of 80s remote controlled Tamiya Hilux Bruiser 0

In the 1980s, the must-have remote controlled truck that every kid wanted (and quite a lot of grown-ups to be fair) was the Tamiya the Hilux Bruiser. The hard-as-nails pickup was the equal to anything Tonka were churning out at the time and it was so powerful that you could tow a ride behind it(…)

21st Century Fox to invest $6.5m in former Top Gear team’s motoring site 0

The American film and multi-media giant 21st Century Fox has invested $6.5 million in an online car enthusiast’s community founded by the former Top Gear trio. Jeremy Clarkson, James May and Richard Hammond, who all presented the show – along with producer Andy WIlman – left the BBC’s flagship motoring show last year and now(…)

The Doughnuts at Top Gear Spin into More trouble with More People 0

The Top Gear team and Matt Le Blanc sped around, performed ‘doughnuts’ and hence, span his way into trouble in Whitehall. The stunt performed by Le Blanc in Whitehall has caused outrage and has, as a result, prompted criticism from two Conservative MP’s, a retired army commander as well as the general public. Where amongst(…)

New Top Gear line-up announced 0

Long gone are the three stooges, BBC’s juggernaut unveils newest line-up of presenters including one Hollywood star, one racing legend and… well, Chris Evans. After months of dicey press, fan complaints and rumours aplenty Top Gear’s renaissance can finally begin a countdown as the BBC show reveals the batch of new personalities set to grace(…)

Want to own Top Gear’s ‘reasonably priced’ Vauxhall Astra? 0

Don’t know what to get a huge Top Gear fan for Christmas? How about Top Gear’s celebrity-driven “reasonably priced car”? That’s right, you could own a piece of Top Gear history (but only if you’ve got quite a bit of spare cash lying around). BBC’s Top Gear is selling their 2013 Vauxhall Astra on eBay, with(…)