Fifth Gear

  • Tiff Needell in a scene from "Fifth Gear"

    Although "Top Gear" has largely won over enthusiasts across the world, "Fifth Gear" has often been considered an even more genuine program for gearheads. Fortunately, the series will return from the dead later this year. Motor1 reported on Thursday the British motoring program has been picked up for a 27th season after going off the air in 2016. Additionally, ex-Formula 1 driver Karun Chandhok will join the team as a new presenter. The show's original hosts, Vicki Butler-Henderson, Jason Plato, and Tiff Needell will also all return. Jonny Smith, a former host, is expected to be involved as...

  • Tiff Needell in a scene from "Fifth Gear"
    Tiff Needell confirms end of “Fifth Gear”

    Just as Top Gear prepares for its reboot this Sunday, news regarding the demise of another popular British motoring show has emerged. Famous racing driver and television host Tiff Needell revealed via Twitter that filming had wrapped up on the last episode of Fifth Gear. So busy enjoying Mille...

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    27-Liter Rolls-Royce-Powered Rover SD1 Hits 160 MPH: Video

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    Fifth Gear Coming Back This Month

    The second-favorite British TV show isn't dead yet.

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    U.K.'s Fifth Gear Canceled

    Enthusiasts around the world have watched Tiff Needell, Vicki Butler-Henderson and Jason Plato's antics for years.

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