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Top Gear USA

Discussion in 'Entertainment' started by AvsFanTRD, Aug 8, 2010.

  1. Aug 8, 2010 at 7:35 PM
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    AvsFanTRD

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  2. Aug 8, 2010 at 7:39 PM
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    steve o 77

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    That looks pretty awesome. I'll watch it.
     
  3. Aug 8, 2010 at 7:40 PM
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    Mostly stock for now, I have added a cb radio, various cheap mods and I plan on adding aftermarket wheels and other items in the future.
    I think they were going to, but I heard they canceled it before it made it to TV?
    But I really don't know.
     
  4. Aug 8, 2010 at 7:43 PM
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    It was canceled by NBC in 2009 then picked up by the History Channel this year.
     
  5. Aug 8, 2010 at 7:45 PM
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    Mostly stock for now, I have added a cb radio, various cheap mods and I plan on adding aftermarket wheels and other items in the future.
    Cool, can't wait to see it!
     
  6. Aug 8, 2010 at 7:48 PM
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    Yea I love top gear. I'm stoked to see a US version.
     
  7. Aug 8, 2010 at 8:59 PM
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    oh of course not, but at least its something.
     
  8. Aug 8, 2010 at 9:04 PM
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    No it won't be as good as the UK version but it is going to be set up the same with missions, star in a reasonably priced car, and a mystery driver (stig).
     
  9. Aug 8, 2010 at 9:09 PM
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    that looks aweful...
     
  10. Aug 8, 2010 at 9:12 PM
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    The host's are horrible....

    What happened to the original pilot with Adam Carolla. That would have been awesome. That dudes knows a sh!t ton about cars. It also would have been a lot funnier to watch.

    Adam Carolla, Jay Leno, and other would be the best top gear.
     
  11. Aug 8, 2010 at 9:16 PM
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    leno would not make for a good host. he's not crazy enough. he may know cars but it needs to have host that are a little more laid back.
     
  12. Aug 8, 2010 at 11:33 PM
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    Haha half the stuff is probably only funny because of the british accents...
     
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    ldk, that show seems alright but it wouldnt be the same without the original hosts. to me it makes no sense having two of the same tv shows even if their both in different countries
     
  14. Aug 8, 2010 at 11:43 PM
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    i'd watch it
     
  16. Aug 8, 2010 at 11:58 PM
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    different countries, different cars. The uk version typically only shows cars sold in europe. I imagine the US version would only show cars sold in the US.
     
  17. Aug 9, 2010 at 12:21 AM
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    True very true. Come to think it would be cool if they did suv and truck tests.
     
  18. Aug 9, 2010 at 12:29 AM
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    I don't see why they wouldn't since they are much more popular here than they are in europe.
     
  19. Aug 11, 2010 at 1:59 PM
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    agreed. one of the reason i love hte UK version is the accents and the funny names for things. dont get me wrong, those guys are funny either way, but their accents make them just that much more funny (just like monty python)
     
  20. Aug 11, 2010 at 2:03 PM
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    so does that mean our top gear will be popular over there with our accents?
     
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