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Top Gear USA has its second season extended as ratings rise

Top Gear USA has its second season extended as ratings rise

[ 1 ] October 3, 2011 by Mark

The History Channel took a chance last year by importing the US version of the long running English car show sensation Top Gear. While the UK’s little brother was initially slow off the line and drew mediocre ratings in the show’s first year The History Channel stuck with it and its decision seems to have […]

Captain Slow hits the 259 mph mark

Captain Slow hits the 259 mph mark

[ 0 ] July 15, 2010 by Rick

James May (aka Captain Slow) from the hit BBC series Top Gear apparently took the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport, the same one that set the land speed record, to a top speed of 259.11 mph. Apparently the gents from Top Gear were in the thick of this world record attempt and the Capín got a […]