Top Gear

HOORAH!  HOORAH! FORMER *TOP GEAR* TRIO HAS A NAME FOR THEIR NEW SHOW…

HOORAH!  HOORAH! FORMER *TOP GEAR* TRIO HAS A NAME FOR THEIR NEW SHOW…

First, you should know that the trio formerly known as *Top Gear* – originally jettisoned by the BBC, but more recently reacquired by Amazon – has finally settled on a new name.

Before announcing that name, you need to know something about the show itself to see how one would come up with such a limp name.

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JEREMY CLARKSON TO NAIL DOWN $15M PER YEAR WITH AMAZON

JEREMY CLARKSON TO NAIL DOWN $15M PER YEAR WITH AMAZON

When Jeremy Clarkson punched that producer in a row over late night dining options, he really punched his ticket.  The UK Telegraph says the former Top Gear host is gonna get paid $15 million per by Amazon.

That works out to $1.225 million for each of the planned 36 episodes….

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TOP GEAR’S CLARKSON, HAMMOND & MAY LAND IN AMAZON

TOP GEAR’S CLARKSON, HAMMOND & MAY LAND IN AMAZON

Jeremy Clarkson has tweeted that the former Top Gear trio has signed a deal with Amazon Video. Turns out Netflix is NOTflix when it comes to signing the three banished dukes of cardom.

So now you can get a garden hose and your favorite TV show from same place…

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AUTOMOTIVE-ART *CASTING CALL* TO REPLACE TOP GEAR HOSTS

AUTOMOTIVE-ART *CASTING CALL* TO REPLACE TOP GEAR HOSTS

Since the BBC seems hell-bent on replacing the hosts for Top Gear, Automotive-Art wants to help. With the announcement of Chris Evans, the Beeb is obviously serious and requires assistance. We are formally announcing an informal casting call. Please send in your suggestion or propose yourself!

How about an American?

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REALLY?!? THIS GUY?!?  CHRIS EVANS TO REPLACE JEREMY CLARKSON

REALLY?!? THIS GUY?!? CHRIS EVANS TO REPLACE JEREMY CLARKSON

According to the BBC, Chris Evans will be the replacement for Jeremy Clarkson on Top Gear. Do you think someone who looks like Elton John can replace the lionized Clarkson character?

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DON’T QUOTE US: JEREMY CLARKSON WILL BE BACK AT TOP GEAR!

DON’T QUOTE US: JEREMY CLARKSON WILL BE BACK AT TOP GEAR!

Yes, we know Jeremy Clarkson was sacked from the BBC’s Top Gear show. But we’re predicting he will return to the show, maybe in time for the new season. We have our reasons…

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WHAT IS JEREMY CLARKSON DOING RIGHT NOW?

WHAT IS JEREMY CLARKSON DOING RIGHT NOW?

Photograph Credit: Peter Nicholls/Reuters

As of this writing (April 2), Jeremy Clarkson‘s last tweet was March 25. This was before the FINAL VERDICT from BBC was handed down.

Within the past few days, the chastened Top Gear star has apparently agreed to become the latest celebrity get behind saving the planet.

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TOP GEAR STAR GETS HEAVE-HO FROM BBC

TOP GEAR STAR GETS HEAVE-HO FROM BBC

The UK’s Telegraph reports that Lord Tony Hall, the director-general of the BBC, has terminated Jeremy Clarkson for his assault on producer Oisin Tymon after a day’s filming an episode of Top Gear.  Positively terminated.

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TOP GEAR HOST JUST LIKE REST OF US?

TOP GEAR HOST JUST LIKE REST OF US?

Jeremy Clarkson is like any other 50-something: angst-ridden from damaged relationships, grieving loved ones, irritated by work-related issues, and battling inner demons,” explains Piers Morgan in a column in the UK’s Sunday’s Mail.

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