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Chris Evans to get richer at Goodwood Revival

The new host of Top Gear, Chris Evans, will reach new heights of knobbery after he auctions off a lazy 13 cars from his very impressive collection at the Goodwood Revival. Six Ferraris headline the list, joined by a trio of Jags, a Mercedes, a Fiat, a Daimler and a Chitty Chitty Bang Bang replica. […]

Former Top Gear hosts transform to Amazon Prime

Former Top Gear hosts Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May have signed an exclusive deal with Amazon’s online streaming service. Long-time executive producer Andy Wilman’s services have also been secured for the show which will premiere in 2016. So much for that Netflix rumour. Currently an annual subscription to Amazon Prime costs £79 in […]

Clarkson, Hammond and May to Netflix?

The rumours have been around for a while, but it now appears certain former Top Gear presenters Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May will front a new motoring program on the online streaming network Netflix. According to reports the hosts have had a number of possible options to consider, including UK broadcasters ITV. With […]

Chris Evans to head new Top Gear line up

Chris Evans is a knob. And he’s also going to be the new host of Top Gear. Speaking about his new role the UK radio and television presenter said: “I promise I will do everything I possibly can to respect what has gone on before and take the show forward.” Evans is a well known […]

Jeremy Clarkson makes a silly face

A somewhat contrite Jeremy Clarkson has spoken to Chris Evans on BBC radio about life after Top Gear and admits his sacking has “left a big hole”.

BBC sacks Jeremy Clarkson

According to media reports the BBC is ready to sack leading Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson. Two weeks after Clarkson was suspended and subject to an internal investigation the BBC has been able to confirm claims the outgoing host did assault a colleague. It is believed the BBC investigation found that Clarkson verbally abused long-term […]

Clarkson suspended, Top Gear temporarily off the air

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Jeremy Clarkson has been suspended by the BBC “following a fracas with a BBC producer” the media giant said in a short statement. The period of his suspension is unclear and the 54-year-old’s future may rest on the result of an internal investigation. This weekend’s episode of Top Gear will not be broadcast and the […]

Top Gear Series 22 starts on 25 January

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Series 22 of Top Gear will premiere on BBC2 at 8pm on 25 January (UK time). There will be 10 episodes in all. Australian readers with Foxtel can see Series 22 on BBC Knowledge from 26 January. The three presenters have just finished a live web special where they talked through what to expect in […]

Top Gear captured filming in Australia

Finally, Top Gear has come to Australia to film a segment. At least that’s the conclusion to draw after Jeremy, James and Richard were spotted in the Northern Territory town of Katherine last week. Presumably in the top end to take advantage of reintroduced and extended desrestricted roads, Clarkson was at the wheen of a […]

Final word for FinalGear? is the go to place on the internet for news on motoring shows Top Gear and Fifth Gear. That also means it has been a reliable source of information for viewers outside of the UK who want to watch new episodes as soon as possible after going to air. That information, of course, relates […]

Jeremy Clarkson given final warning by BBC

Jeremy Clarkson has revealed he is on his last chance with BBC management and will be sacked if he makes another faux pas. The news comes after a story published by The Mirror which claims Clarkson used the offensive term “nigger”. The online version of the article included footage from two years ago, which didn’t […]

Top Gear Season 21 returns on 2 February

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Season 21 of Top Gear returns to BBC2 on Sunday 2 February It should be no surprise that Jeremy didn’t really know the exact date of Top Gear’s return to UK TV screens, but now we know it’ll be back in juts under two weeks. To preview the next exciting series of Top Gear the […]