Top Gear Is Coming to the MotorTrend App On August 30
Binge past seasons, plus a MotorTrend-produced, all-new American Top Gear series is coming this fall.
Maybe you've never seen it and are curious. Perhaps you were recently turned on to it and want to binge. Then there are mega fans, who can never, ever get enough. Whatever your motivation, if you want to see more of the landmark series Top Gear, we've got you covered. Starting August 30, when you fire up the MotorTrend app, you'll find virtually every episode of the classic Top Gear U.K. (yes, including every Clarkson-Hammond-May era episode) available for the app's U.S. and Canada subscribers, plus much, much more.
Everything gets started on Friday, August 30, with a three-day mini marathon of your favorite Top Gear episodes on MotorTrend TV as well as the entire Top Gear back catalog of seasons 2 through 25 for subscribers. Here's everything that will become available starting on August 30 at the MotorTrend App:
If you love Taco Tuesdays, beginning September 3, you're going to have something to watch while you're eating, call it Top Gear Tuesday. In all, the MotorTrend App will roll out 40 Best of Top Gear episodes, 16 Top Gear specials and 46 episodes of Top Gear related motoring content from the BBC including Top Gear spinoffs Richard Hammond's Crash Course and James May's Cars of the People. Future seasons of Top Gear U.K. will continue to make their exclusive linear premiere on BBC America and will later become available for the MotorTrend App.
You can find it all on our at our special Top Gear show page and if you haven't already, subscribe for just $4.99 a month, which includes nearly 4,000 hours and 7,000 episodes of the best in automotive entertainment you'll find anywhere, including hit shows Roadkill, Hot Rod Garage, Dirt Every Day, Head 2 Head, Fast N' Loud, Overhaulin', and Wheeler Dealers, to name a few.
"MotorTrend's heart is with motoring fans and car enthusiasts everywhere," said Alex Wellen, global president and general manager of MotorTrend Group. "Top Gear's brand, stories, and personalities are a natural fit for MotorTrend as we continue our mission to embrace, entertain, and empower the motoring world."
In addition to all those episodes and specials, this fall MotorTrend and the BBC will be launching an all-new American version of Top Gear only for subscribers. Casting for the hosts is happening now and more details will be announced soon.
Top Gear has an estimated worldwide audience of 350 million people. The past catalog of seasons allows MotorTrend App subscribers to see all the episodes starring the iconic trio of Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May, as well as the subsequent crew of Matt LeBlanc, Chris Harris, and Rory Reid, pictured below.