Type
Reality/Game Show
Premiered
Oct. 20, 2002
Status
Returning Series
Runtime
60 min.
Country
UK
Network
BBC TWO TV Network

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Top Gear (UK)

More than just a show to review new cars, Top Gear is essential viewing. Not just for petrol heads, it also has a huge following amongst people with little or no interest in cars - both male and female. This is due to the show's irreverent approach to motoring, the humour and the priceless chemistry between the show's presenters. A global audience of 350 million can't be wrong.

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Top Gear (UK) Season 1 (2002)

1x01 1 1x01 Stig Outruns a Speed Camera
In our very first programme we looked at the Citroen's Berlingo Multispace - the van-turned-people carrier. It found favour with the TG team for its cheery character, and even Jeremy ...
Oct. 20, 2002
1x02 1 1x02 A Bus Jumps Not-Very-Many Motorbikes
In a turbocharged Top Gear, we looked at a supercar from a shed in Leicestershire and a pop star drove our reasonably priced Liana. But first we looked at Ford's Focus RS. How did ...
Oct. 27, 2002
1x03 1 1x03 Grannies Do Donuts
in an OAP-friendly Top Gear, grannies did doughnuts in a Honda S2000, an ultimate force in a reasonably priced car, and a bed spring with a bike engine took on the Zonda around our ...
Nov. 03, 2002
1x04 1 1x04 Damon Hill and the Aston
Top Gear’s long relationship with the Isle of Man begins as Jeremy Clarkson and Damon Hill test Aston against Ferrari. Steve Coogan laps our track while a Mondeo takes on the Ger ...
Nov. 10, 2002
1x05 1 1x05 The Budget Bond Car
We build a Bond car for £500, Jonathan Ross stars in our reasonably priced Liana and Richard laps up some Maybach luxury. Jeremy, meanwhile, smokes a set of tyres on a Bentley Arn ...
Nov. 17, 2002
1x06 1 1x06 The Grannies Again
Donuts mastered, the grannies return to have a go at handbrake parking. Richard tests the BMW Z4, Jeremy moans about the hard ride in a Renault Vel Satis and Tara PT drives our Suz ...
Nov. 24, 2002
1x07 1 1x07 The Fastest Faith
Men of cloth take to our track in a battle to end all religious conflict – which faith is fastest? Jeremy rags a Lotus Elise around our track and Richard commutes in a Saab 9-3.. ...
Dec. 01, 2002
1x08 1 1x08 Gambon Corner
Michael Gambon nearly rolls our reasonably priced car and renames a corner on the TG track as a result. Lotus builds a Lada, Richard drives some hottish minis and a Maserati gets S ...
Dec. 08, 2002
1x09 1 1x09 The Stripped-Out Jaguar XJS
The boys find out how much faster a Jag is after a diet, while Gordon Ramsay melts our bleep machine after tasting food we cooked on a Subaru. We also race a car against a plane... ...
Dec. 22, 2002
1x10 1 1x10 The Fastest Faith. Again
More divine intervention on our track, plus our first telly awards and some pheasant shooting in a Range Rover. We also celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Lotus Esprit...
Dec. 29, 2002
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