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Ben Collins, formerly The Stig for Top Gear UK

Former Stig Hired As Stunt Driver For Bond Flick 'Skyfall'

With a resume that includes stints in the army and motorsports, plus the role of the Stig on the popular television show Top Gear, there are probably few others more suited to be a stunt driver for the latest James Bond movie Skyfall than Ben Collins. It should come as no surprise to hear then that... read more

May 8, 2012 by 
 
Top Gear USA, now on BBC 3

Top Gear USA Season Three Premiers On February 14

When Top Gear USA debuted on The History Channel in 2010, critics were quick to point out that the show wasn’t up to the standards of its original, British counterpart... read more February 6, 2012 by 


 
The Hamster at the wheel of a NASCAR race car

Top Gear Season 18 Starts January 29: Teaser Video

The world's most-watched automotive (more or less) TV show is about to get underway with its 18th season (or series, as the Brits style it). That's a good thing. A video... read more January 17, 2012 by 


 
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Tesla Loses Major Part Of Its "Top Gear" Lawsuit

As first covered on our sister site GreenCarReports, a British high court ruled against Tesla this week in its libel lawsuit against the BBC and its 'Top Gear' program... read more October 19, 2011 by 


 
TomTom GO LIVE Top Gear edition cancelled

TomTom Pulls The Plug On Clarkson-Voiced Top Gear GO Live Models

Earlier this week we told you that TomTom would be launching a TopGear themed GO Live navigation system, complete with voice guidance from none other than Jeremy Clarkson... read more October 14, 2011 by 


 
TomTom GO LIVE Top Gear edition cancelled

UPDATE: TomTom Ceases Production Of Top Gear-Branded Units

Earlier this week, we told you about a new, Top Gear-branded satnav system from TomTom. Unfortunately, someone failed to clear the licensing of Jeremy Clarkson's voice with... read more October 14, 2011 by 


 
TomTom GO LIVE Top Gear edition

TomTom's Top Gear Edition Puts Jeremy Clarkson & The Stig On Your Dash

We admit that we've been critical of TomTom, Garmin, and other aftermarket satnavs. After all, in the age of smartphones and factory-installed telematics systems, dashtop... read more October 11, 2011 by 


 
The Stig drives the 2012 BMW M5...in circles

The Stig Burns Rubber In The 2012 BMW M5: Video

Top Gear's Stig may or may not be the most incredible, alien-talented driver on the planet, depending on the fanboy status of who you're talking to, but the 2012 BMW M5 is a... read more October 5, 2011 by 


 
Top Gear USA preps for its second season

Top Gear USA Season 2 Extended: 8 More Episodes On The Way

General consensus among Top Gear fans wasn't too positive for the first season of Top Gear USA. For anyone who'd caught episodes of the UK version and enjoyed the crazy... read more October 3, 2011 by 


 
Forza Motorsport 4

Video: Creating Hockenheim For The Forza Motorsport 4 Game

The 1980s was an exciting time to be a young person. The reason? Video games. From coin-operated arcade games to the advent of home games consoles a whole generation had a... read more August 19, 2011 by 


 
Top Gear's Jeremy Clarkson

Jeremy Clarkson To Voice Forza 4 Game, Can Be Turned Off

Many consider the Forza series of XBox racing games to be the best console racers... in the world. One thing is for sure though, it's the only racing game that's voiced by... read more July 28, 2011 by 


 
Top Gear - Season 17

Top Gear Season 17 Airs In UK: Video

The boys are back for another season of hilarity and mishaps involving cars in a variety of location, with episode one of season 17 of the original--and still the best--Top... read more June 27, 2011 by 


 
Top Gear season 17 preview

Second Trailer For Top Gear Season 17: Video

Last week we learned the BBC's Top Gear would return for its 17th season on June 26. Today, we get a new trailer previewing the mop-headed trio's antics. The recipe once... read more June 22, 2011 by 


 
Top Gear's Jeremy Clarkson

Top Gear Returns June 26, Teased In New Video

Loving Top Gear isn't a pre-requisite for any kind of automotive enthusiasm, and, in some cases, it might be a sign against it. Nevertheless, the exchanges that pass for wit... read more June 15, 2011 by 


 
Ben Collins, formerly The Stig for Top Gear UK

Former Stig Ben Collins Lists The Five Worst Cars He’s Driven

If you've ever wondered what it might be like to suddenly stop being the least-known person on the world's best-known automotive TV show, Ben Collins is probably the best... read more April 29, 2011 by 


 
2010 Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Spyder

Top Gear’s Richard Hammond Buys Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Spyder, Wife Gets Fiat 500

It’s always interesting to see what cars the people who get to drive virtually everything buys for their own personal collections. And the hosts of Top Gear--Jeremy... read more April 18, 2011 by 


 
 

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