With yet another award added to its trophy cabinet (Broadcast Awards Best International Programme Sales, 2010), the top-rated Top Gear returns with its three kids-at-heart - Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May - plus the mysterious Stig, at the helm. There's a look at three wheeled cars, James drives a Toyota pick-up up an active volcano in Iceland and The Stig rips up the track in the new Bentley Continental Supersports. Plus, Richard gives the old Chevrolet Lacetti a dignified send off before he and Clarkson host a star-studded tea party to welcome in a shiny new Reasonably Priced Car. Stars taking a turn round the track in this series include ex Labour spin doctor Alistair Campbell, Harry Potter star Rupert Grint and F1 ace Rubens Barrichello..
With yet another award added to its trophy cabinet the top- rated Top Gear returns with its three kids-at-heart - Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May - plus the Stig, at the helm.
. Episode 1
James May gives Top Gear's favourite warhorse, the Toyota Hilux pick up, one final assignment as he attempts to drive one up an active volcano in Iceland and The Stig rips up the track in the new Bentley Continental Supersports. Plus, Richard Hammond gives the old Chevrolet Lacetti a dignified send off before he and Jeremy Clarkson host a star studded tea party to welcome in a shiny new Reasonably Priced Car.
Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May attempt to find a trio of cars which are equally at home on the race track as they are at transporting a family to the shops, all for a budget of £5,000. They end up with a BMW M3, a Mercedes 190E and a Ford Sierra Cosworth which they then put through their paces in Europes home of speed - Germany. Meanwhile, James makes a rare visit to the Top Gear track to a pair of Porsches, the 911 Sport Classic and Boxster Spyder, and Alastair Campbell is the star in the all new Reasonably Priced Car.
Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May test the Aston Martin Rapide, the Porsche Panamera Turbo and the Maserati Quattroporte as they attempt to find the worlds greatest four seat supercar. After an early morning start in the City of London, the boys embark on a road trip across the South of England, stop off for a race around a closed off business park, and end up undertaking a rather special chauffeuring job. Meanwhile, Richard is on the test track in two very different muscle cars, the Chevrolet Camaro SS and Mercedes E63 AMG, and theres a double dose of celebrity as Harry Potter star Rupert Grint and F1 ace Rubens Barrichello take their turns as the stars in the Reasonably Priced Car.
Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May attempt to build cool and interesting motorhomes before setting off for a Bank Holiday weekend in the West Country to see how each of their creations performs in the real world. Meanwhile, Jeremy is also at the test track to test the sensational new Audi R8 V10 Spyder against the latest version of Porsches enduring 911 Turbo cabriolet.
Hollywood A-listers Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz are in town and they head out onto the test track as the Stars in a Reasonably Priced Car. Plus, Richard Hammond is in Sweden for a race against some hardcore snowmobilers and James May attempts to break his personal speed record in a brand new, even more powerful version of the amazing Bugatti Veyron.
Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May buy old British roadsters from Jensen-Healey, Lotus and TVR before taking a wistful journey through the remnants of this countrys sports car industry, starting in Norfolk and ending up at the mothballed TVR factory in Blackpool. Also in this show, Jeremy is on the test track in the sensational new Ferrari 458 Italia and laid back Hollywood legend Jeff Goldblum is the star in the new Reasonably Priced Car.
The Top Gear boys are once again let loose in the USA, this time for an epic road trip up the east coast. Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May are comparing the Mercedes SLS, the Porsche 911 GT3 RS and the Ferrari 458 Italia. Along the way they undertake a series of challenges culminating in a fight to find the fastest way into New York, all in the name of crowning the world's greatest sports car. Theres also a round up of car-related Christmas tat and Oscar-winning film director Danny Boyle takes to the track as the Star in a Reasonably Priced Car.