Video of top gear helicopter crash passes 14M views

Top Gear Korea was filming their own car (Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1) vs helicopter (Cobra AH-1) race and things went terrible wrong for one of the machines. The helicopter was making a maneuver at the end of the race and came down hard on the ground next to the runway. Thankfully neither pilot nor anyone else was seriously injured. As … [Read more...]

First Top Gear Episode of Season 19: Pagani Huayra, Bentley Continental GT Speed, Clarkson P45 [SPOILER ALERT]

The very popular, estimated to have 350 million views per week, new Top Gear episode aired tonight. It was a good one. The featured cars included a Pagani Huayra and Bentley Continental GT Speed, and Homeland star Damian Lewis. The 230 MPH Pagani Huayra sports a twin-turbo and intercooled 6.0L V12 (producing 720 BHP) and connected to a 7 speed … [Read more...]

Top Gear Defies Aston, drives $2M Aston Martin One-77

Hugely popular Top Gear has gotten their hands on the 220 mph, $2M (£1.2M) limited edition (77 built) Aston Martin One-77. Given its price tag and exclusivity, it's not surprising that they had to fly to Dubai to drive it. Dubai after all is where owners will abandon Ferrari Enzo's without raising an eyebrow. As Top Gear explains the … [Read more...]