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top gear

n
(Automotive Engineering) the highest gear in a motor vehicle. Often shortened to: top
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he an r The birth of Top Gear saw Angela driving along the M1 from Shepherd's Bush in London to the Pebble Mill studios in Birmingham.
TOP Gear is on BBC2, Sundays, 8pm Current Top Gear hosts (l-r) Rory Reid, Matt LeBlanc and Chris Harris Quentin Willson Kate Humble Tiff Needell Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May are three of the show's most memorable hosts Angela Rippon, above, and Tom Coyne, below, fronted the first series of Top Gear in 1977
MATT LeBlanc steps out on the red carpet with Top Gear producer girlfriend Aurora Mulligan - a year after the Mirror revealed they were close.
As part of this agreement, STARZ Play has acquired the exclusive regional rights to broadcast the latest season of Top Gear (Series 23).
THE MAN who was wrongly accused on social media as the motorist who killed a bicycle rider in Manila last month filed an online libel complaint against Top Gear Philippines, saying he wanted to teach the people behind the motoring website a lesson.
They hope hiring former Top Gear trio Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May for a new car show will drive up Prime membership.
CHRIS Evans has stepped down as Top Gear presenter after saying his best shot was "not enough".
Clarkson and his former Top Gear co-hosts Richard Hammond and James May are making a new motoring-focused show for Amazon.
The Top Gear host - recently under fire over claims he bullied fellow workers and made a female producer cry - said on air: "I wake up every morning expecting to have been sacked by lunchtime.
TOP Gear has had more than 40 presenters so far including Angela Rippon, Noel Edmonds, Tiff Needell, Brendan Coogan (brother of comedy performer Steve Coogan), Quentin Willson and, of course, Jeremy Clarkson, James May and Richard Hammond.
FOOTAGE for the new Top Gear series which was filmed near the Cenotaph in London "will not appear" in the final film, the BBC has said.