Kevin McCloud

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The Grand Designs presenter proves to be really very fast in our Reasonably Priced Car. The quickest ever? It’s a close one...

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Richard and a Ferrari vs James and a powerboat part 1 (series 12, episode 5)

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What’s the best way to blast around the French Riviera? A gorgeous classic Ferrari... or a thousand-horsepower carbon fibre powerboat?

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M3 vs IS-F

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It’s the battle of the supersaloons as Jeremy twin-tests the BMW M3 and the first not-really-boring Lexus, the V8-powered IS-F...

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The boys buy lorries for £5000 part 1

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Jeremy and the boys wonder how hard it is to be a truck driver – and ponder for long enough to buy three lorries and take on a series of challenges. With, as ever, hilarious consequences...

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Tom Jones drives our Reasonably Priced Car

The Welsh Warbler takes to our track, shortly after confessing he hasn’t changed gear with a manual ’box since the 1960s. Reckon it went well? Neither do we.

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James May on booze

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Something I discovered at a fairly early age is that it’s not possible to drink and play the piano.

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Hammond on modifying cars

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The Scots revealed recently that young people have unreal expectations of their future earning capacity. They expect to be banking over 60 grand a year by the time they’re 30 but are, according to some figures or other, unlikely to be earning more than 20p a week by their 31st birthday. Well, I have the answer; a business opportunity for the young car-enthusiast with even the tiniest mechanical ability to make squillions of pounds and provide a service of such value it will get them knighted. Please take out a notepad and read on.

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Jeremy on hobbyists

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For years, I’ve argued that most drivers in Britain are pretty good. The figures back up this theory, as we have one of the lowest death and injury rates in the world. But, just recently, it’s started to go wrong.

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The boys race from Switzerland to Blackpool on one tank of fuel

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Jeremy, James and Richard race from Switzerland to the north of England, each aiming to be the first to turn on the Blackpool Illuminations. Only catch is, they’re not allowed to refill their cars.

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James drives the Pagani Zonda F Roadster

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James somehow beats Clarkson to this week’s Big Supercar Power Test, the 600bhp, V12 Zonda F Roadster. This ‘Captain Slow’ nickname is going to need a rethink...

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