What Top Gear series was in 2011?

Top Gear (series 17)
Series 17 of Top Gear, a British motoring magazine and factual television programme, was broadcast in the United Kingdom on BBC Two during 2011, consisting of six episodes that were aired between 26 June and 31 July.

Who pays for the cars on Top Gear?

The Top Gear team work closely with car companies in order to select which vehicles are featured on the show, but strict BBC regulations mean that Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May have to buy their cars from dealers, like us mere mortals.

Did Jeremy Clarkson really drill holes in an Aston Martin?

The cars Hammond and Clarkson were driving when the French police relieved them of their money and driving licences were an Aston Martin Vanquish and a Porsche 911 GT3. Concerned viewers may like to know that Aston Martin gave Jeremy permission to drill holes in the side windows of the DB4.

What kind of car is used in Top Gear?

In Top Gear: At The Movies, Richard tests the fifth generation Boss 302 Mustang as the modern day car to be used in Bullit. He praises the car’s speed, noise, excitement and handling, before recreating the Bullit car chase using a Vauxhall VXR8 as the baddies car. However despite his best efforts, the VXR8 ends up passing the Mustang.

Who are the cast members of Top Gear?

cast security (uncredited) (1 episode, 2013) Paul Andreassend medic (uncredited) (1 episode, 2013) Philip Powell aircraft technical advisor (uncredited) (1 episode, 2017)

How long has the Ford Mustang been in production?

The Ford Mustang is a series of American automobiles manufactured by Ford. In continuous production since 1964, the Mustang is currently the longest-produced Ford car nameplate. Currently in its sixth generation, it is the fifth-best selling Ford car nameplate.

Where was the Patagonia Special on Top Gear filmed?

The Patagonia Special is a two-part Top Gear Christmas special, which aired as part of the show’s twenty-second series. The special is the second that Top Gear has filmed in South America, after the Bolivia Special.