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Top Gear: Series 17, Episode 6

Jeremy Clarkson and James May embark on a trip to the British seaside in two new electric cars, taking an impromptu and thoroughly informative visit to Lincoln along the way.

Meanwhile, Richard Hammond meets the world's most extraordinary rally team and another celebrity guest hits the track in the Reasonably Priced Car. Plus, the new brand new Lamborghini Aventador flexes its muscles on the track.

Source: BBC

Episode Info


Episode number: 17x6
Airdate: Sunday July 31st, 2011

Director: Phil Churchward

Alternate Airdates:

US (BBC America) Sep 26, 2011
IE (RTÉ TWO) May 21, 2014

Guest Stars
Louis WalshLouis Walsh
As Himself (Star in a Reasonably Priced Car)

Featuring
Ben CollinsBen Collins
As Himself (Rally Driving Instructor)
Main Cast
Jeremy ClarksonJeremy Clarkson
As Himself
Richard HammondRichard Hammond
As Himself
James MayJames May
As Himself
Episode Notes
There is an excellent segment where Ben Collins features to train military amputees competing in a rally event. Richard Hammond introduces him as "ex-Stig, special forces driving instructor and romantic novelist". After which Hammond proceeds to tease him by saying to his trainee not to say anything because he'll put it in a book. Which is reference to the book he wrote the previous year about being the Stig, which ended his regular term as the masked driver in the previous series.



Other Episode Crew

Executive ProducerAndy Wilman
 
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