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top gear

n
(Automotive Engineering) the highest gear in a motor vehicle. Often shortened to: top
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Auto Business News-January 30, 2018--Volvo XC60 receives 'Premium SUV of the Year' at 10th BBC TopGear India Awards
The Honda Civic Type R has triumphed in the coveted BBC TopGear magazine Car of the Year awards, taking a hat-trick of honours.
Notebook nap SLANEY TOPGEAR Jim Daly's dog was headlined here in February and went on to win five of his next eight, and Saturday's performance in an A2 at Crayford suggests more success soon.
TopGear Karting, in Durham, has been caught up in a legal face-off with the broadcaster, which has accused the small firm of misleading the public with its name.
During the event, visitors enjoyed a fun-filled evening of entertainment, including special SKODA prizes, the world's largest Scalextric track, a vintage SKODA 110 R from the KODA Museum in Mlada Boleslav and the SKODA Yeti from BBC's TopGear (helicopter included).
Jason Linsel wrote: "The best part of TopGear is the canned laughter when you can clearly see that nobody's laughing.
One Twitter user named Ali wrote: "The new TopGear is so cringe.
The ICOTY award is adjudged by a diverse group of 14 jurors from prominent automotive publications in the country: Auto Today, AutoX, The Hindu Business Line, Car India, Evo India, Motoring World, Mens World, Overdrive, BBC TopGear India.
In a country, such as ours, riddled with various traffic and transportation problems, TopGear PH has become the defacto 'overseer' to erring motorists, and pedestrians.
Even the sometimes belligerent Topgear was complimentary describing the vehicle as 'certainly different' adding that it was also very practical, with 'enough charm to appeal'.
I totally understand why 350,000-plus of his fans have signed a petition to get the TopGear presenter back on screen after he was suspended following a 'fracas'.