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Old 02-28-2012, 09:49 AM   #71
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I agree that the show should be FUN. I honestly don't remember much about what they said about the Camaro in the show because I just can't pay attention to it. Top Gear UK is awesome. Yeah they play loose with the facts , and they do goofy challenges on a regular basis, but they actually do review the cars. TG US has turned every show into one big goofy "challenge". They might be funnier if they didn't do them constantly. The challenges seem very scripted too and I think they have to be because Foust is such a better driver than the others. I would like to see them drive the muscle cars around a wet track for time and see them losing control so I could see a real honest reaction out of them when they are losing it.

Put the video of this guy crashing on the show and lets see an in car shot of the guys face. That would actually be funny. I don't care if they go on to say how this is the worst handling car ever made. It would be FUN and I could deal with it.

That's one of my main gripes with the show. They need some balance, do some serious reviews or talk about auto news. It's become all goofy challenges, all the time.
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Old 02-28-2012, 09:50 AM   #72
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Old 02-28-2012, 09:54 AM   #73
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Old 02-28-2012, 09:57 AM   #74
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Old 02-28-2012, 09:57 AM   #75
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They're struggling with originality - maybe that's why with a lot of challenges... I don't know... Excellent points
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Old 02-28-2012, 10:04 AM   #76
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Old 02-28-2012, 10:20 AM   #77
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Old 02-28-2012, 10:20 AM   #78
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Old 02-28-2012, 10:25 AM   #79
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I also think TG UK is better, but the last time they reviewed a Camaro SS, it was up against a $85K MB AMG, which they believed was twice the car the Camaro was.

Then it was stated that only serial killers drive Camaros LOL!

Jeremy Clarkson quote, "It's so fast it'll destroy your face...I am an alien!!!!!"
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Old 02-28-2012, 10:39 AM   #80
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Old 02-28-2012, 10:40 AM   #81
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Old 02-28-2012, 10:52 AM   #82
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just cuorious if the air bag's deployed?
Nope, on the article he posted he said they did not ...

OnStar came on immediately though.....
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Old 02-28-2012, 10:53 AM   #83
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Top Gear USA's main sponsor is Ford. I'm very suspicious about their ability to be unbiased. We'll see.

Do you wear a tinfoil hat? LOL
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Old 02-28-2012, 10:59 AM   #84
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Do you wear a tinfoil hat? LOL
Apparently you did not watch that farce of a Muscle Car episode that they ran.

Hammond wouldn't have wrecked the ZL1.
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