Audi A8 TDI – Top Gear’s Jeremy Clarkson attempts to drive 800 miles on a single tank of gas.

December 21, 2007

Jeremy Clarkson takes an Audi A8 Diesel across Great Brittan in an 800 miles trek from London to Edinburgh on one tank of gas . . . this means he will be averaging 40 mpg in a car that can go from 0-60mph in 6 seconds and has a top speed of 150mph. We need these cars in the USA badly!

Here’s the clip . . .it’s very cool . . . you have to see this. . .

If you cannt get this clip to load, click here.

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The need for speed . . . why do we have it?

December 18, 2007

Why, when there is so much to risk, do we desire to go fast . . . Jeremy Clarkson explores this question in his documentary about speed on BBC. This is part one of his series called “The Century of Speed.”



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Top Gear – 24-hour diesel edurance race – Can fuel economy win a race?

December 17, 2007

The TopGear presentors (James May, Jeremy Clarkson, and Richard Hammond) are participating in a 24 hour endurance race at Silverstone. Their car, a used BMW 330i turbo-diesel. In leiu of Audi’s successful R10 TDI leMans victories, they set out to see how a road going car will fair in this grueling race of will and test of reliability.

Part 2
http://nl.youtube.com/watch?v=h0q2SHL…

Part 3
http://nl.youtube.com/watch?v=yoSjmdY…

Part 4
http://nl.youtube.com/watch?v=e-gW5j6…

Part 5
http://nl.youtube.com/watch?v=zZUAIpt…

Part 6
http://nl.youtube.com/watch?v=5HBYHVT… (


HILL COUNTRY DRIVE — 2006 M5, DINAN S3 M3 Competition Package, Porsche 911 GT2

December 15, 2007

Here’s a fun little video clip I made with a few friends out in the Austin hill county.


Sitting in the Cockpit of an Ultima GTR

December 13, 2007

This is an actual road car that is faster that most race cars. . . watch and drool

click here to see the clip.


Top Gear: Polar Special (FULL)

December 13, 2007

James May and Jeremy Clarkson take a special Toyota 4X4 Hilux diesel for a race against Richard Hammond and a team of dogs to the North Pole. This has been broken into 8 parts and they are all here. Just scroll down sequentially and enjoy 🙂

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Part 4

Part 5

Part 6

Part 7

Part 8 (final)