Top Gear returns to BBC America this month for a two-part adventure as Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May take three V8 sports cars on an epic trek through Patagonia.
Not a lot of paved roads await their Porsche 928, a Lotus Esprit and Ford Mustang – instead, they’ll be subjected to swamps, deserts, forests, beaches and ski slopes.
Top Gear’s Patagonian adventure premieres on Monday, January 12 and concludes on January 19th (8:30/7:30c). For more – including the breathtaking trailer – follow the jump.
BBC AMERICA’S TOP GEAR RETURNS JANUARY 12 WITH TWO-PART PATAGONIA SPECIAL
The world’s biggest car show returns to BBC AMERICA in January with a new two-part Top Gear Patagonia Special – an epic road trip through South America with Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May. The special features the most grueling car exploits yet, as the boys take three V8 sports cars on a 1600 mile trek through Patagonia. Top Gear Patagonia Special premieres Monday, January 12, 8:30pm ET and Monday, January 19, 8:30pm ET on BBC AMERICA.
The usual habitat for a Porsche 928, a Lotus Esprit and a Ford Mustang is the civilized world of tarmac, but in the hands of Jeremy, Richard and James, these three sports bred machines face swamps, deserts, forests, beaches and ski slopes as they try to get to the southernmost city in the world, in order to stage an epic game of car soccer against Argentina. Along the way there are broken bones, epic backdrops, mechanical calamities and cows, plus a climax that wasn’t exactly the one that was expected.
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