Best of Top Gear

Season 1
 (2)
2020TV-14
MotorTrend’s favorite talent and staff curate some of the best moments from the Top Gear archive. Whether it’s Mini Coopers and bobsleds in Norway, or supercars in the Italian Riviera-these themed compilations round up the best moments from the show. Stream the complete collection of Top Gear, plus digital exclusives right here on the MotorTrend app.
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  1. 1. Constructive Destruction
    August 27, 2019
    18min
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    Mike Finnegan from Roadkill shares the best demolitions, smash-ups, and explosions from the Top Gear archive.
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  2. 2. Built to Fail
    August 27, 2019
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    David Freiburger from Roadkill pulls together a collection of some of the best mechanical hack jobs from the Top Gear archive-including convertible sport cars stretched into limousines, a near space three-wheeler, barely-amphibious vehicles, and sketchy three-story campers.
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  3. 3. What Budget?
    August 27, 2019
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    Bitchin’ Rides’ Dave Kindig lists the best budget-busting segments from the complete Top Gear archive.
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  4. 4. When Supercars Go Wrong
    August 27, 2019
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    Jonny Lieberman from Head 2 Head pays tribute to the pains of living and playing with high-strung, low-riding exotic cars from the Top Gear archive. 
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  5. 5. Cars vs. Everything
    August 27, 2019
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    Brian Lohnes from Put Up or Shut Up shares a roundup of races that pit cars against anything but cars (boats, planes, dogs, ice skaters, etc.) from the Top Gear archive.
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  6. 6. Charged Up
    September 2, 2019
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    Cristy Lee from All Girls Garage shares a collection of the Top Gear trio’s adventures with electric vehicles spanning from OEM reviews on range and performance to Jeremy, James, and Richard’s attempt at hand-building a hybrid.
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  7. 7. We’re Sinking You Idiot
    September 9, 2019
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    Fred Williams from Dirt Every Day highlights how the Top Gear hosts have attempted to create a number of amphibious vehicles to sail across lakes, rivers, and the British Channel over the years.
  8. 8. Some Say
    September 16, 2019
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    MotorTrend pro driver Randy Pobst pays tribute to the iconic Stig with a collection of hair-raising laps, as well as times the Stig’s cousins joined the presenters on location from the Top Gear archive.
  9. 9. Icons
    September 23, 2019
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    Cristy Lee from Garage Squad shares a collection of segments that, for one reason or another, became iconic in the Top Gear archive. From a land versus helicopter chase challenge to a Botswana river adventure, and then the guys building a unique and not quite street-legal electric car-this collection is for the hardcore fan.
  10. 10. Long Live The Queen
    September 30, 2019
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    Jethro Bovingdon from Head 2 Head shares a patriotic British look at Jeremy, James, and Richard’s gushing reviews of English cars from the Top Gear archive.
  11. 11. Keeping the Faith
    October 7, 2019
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    Hot Rod Garage’s Tony Angelo shares how Jeremy, James and Richard have defended the honor of the motor vehicle as the fastest, most convenient and comfortable way to travel from the Top Gear archive. They’ve battled buses, trams, planes and bicycles in countless races around the world to prove the point. And occasionally the car actually won...
  12. 12. Jokes on You
    October 14, 2019
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    Chris Jacobs from Overhaulin’ highlights some of the best practical joke attempts Jeremy, James and Richard have played on one another over the years from the Top Gear archive. It’s not just good television, the hosts really just like to inconvenience one another.
  13. 13. Right at Hammerhead 
    October 21, 2019
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    MotorTrend Pro Driver Randy Pobst highlights some of Top Gear’s greatest and strangest racetracks ever to be caught on film. And at a few of them the presenters didn’t even crash!
  14. 14. Halloween Special
    October 28, 2019
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    Automobile collector and urban outlaw Magnus Walker hosts a collection of some of Jeremy, James, and Richard’s spookiest and scariest moments in this Halloween-themed episode of MotorTrend’s Best of Top Gear.  
  15. 15. Time to Get a Proper Job
    November 4, 2019
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    Roadkill Garage’s Steve Dulcich shares a collection of clips where Top Gear’s presenters tried their hands at a number of non-car journalist jobs over the years, proving they should stick to their day jobs.
  16. 16. Wonders of the World
    November 11, 2019
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    Ari Henning from Throttle Out compiles some of Top Gear’s best adventures leading James, Jeremy, and Richard to some of the most majestic and beautiful places on the planet.
  17. 17. Brotherly Love
    November 18, 2019
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    Zack Courts from Throttle Out highlights the one unspoken rule between the Top Gear hosts-if one of them breaks down, they’re on their own. Jeremy, James, and Richard never seem to miss an opportunity to abandon one of their own, knowing full well everything will work out for the best in the long run.
  18. 18. Thanksgiving Special
    November 25, 2019
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    Chris Forsberg from Drift This hosts a Thanksgiving-themed collection of clips from the Top Gear archive where James, Jeremy, and Richard gathered together for a civilized meal.
  19. 19. Damn Yankees
    December 2, 2019
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    Put Up or Shut Up’s Brian Lohnes hosts a compilation of Top Gear segments that brings together all the best insults the hosts have hurled across the pond, as they take on vehicles made in the USA. James, Jeremy, and Richard are naysayers at first, but can they be won over by raw American horsepower?
  20. 20. How Are We Not Dead?
    December 9, 2019
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    Roadkill’s David Freiburger and Mike Finnegan highlight a few occasions where the Top Gear hosts pushed the limits of sanity by driving through a blizzard to an active volcano, the Chernobyl disaster site and across the North Pole.
  21. 21. Drag Race Everything
    December 16, 2019
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    Pro Driver Nicole Lyons compiles Top Gear’s best drag races- from one-on-one matchups, to multicar shootouts, to car speed versus gravity.
  22. 22. Holiday Special
    December 23, 2019
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    Dirt Every Day’s Fred Williams brings in holiday cheer with a collection of clips from the Top Gear archive where Jeremy, James, and Richard come together and give each other unique gifts.
  23. 23. How Hard Can It Be?
    December 30, 2019
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    Drift This’ Chris Forsberg hosts a collection of clips in which Top Gear’s hosts attempt to “improve” various modes of public transportation.  
  24. 24. Where We're Going, We Don't Need Roads
    January 6, 2020
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    Fred Williams from Dirt Every Day follows James, Jeremy, and Richard as they swing off the highway and attempt some serious off-roading, as the fastest route between two points is a straight line that isn’t always a paved road. 
  25. 25. Best Laid Plans
    January 13, 2020
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    Jonny Lieberman from Head 2 Head showcases James, Jeremy, and Richard as they navigate through rough terrains, interact with bewildered locals, and even ride on horseback, all while attempting to maintain their best foot forward.
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format is there, the delivery needs some tweeking.
I enjoy the fact motortrend is trying freshin up old top gear, season one's delivery is a bit rough though. Give it time I'm sure it will improve.
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