Top Gear races the KTM X-Bow RR
KTM needed a journo with broad motorsport experience to race the all-new X-Bow RR. Rather erroneously, it phoned TG...
Posted: 10 Aug 2012
Out onto the grid. The countdown clock is reading five minutes. More waiting. The grid girls are all lined up, but, because of the HANS device restricting my head movement, I can't get a decent look. More frustration. The crowd is looking on, the DTM equipment in the pit lane adding a sense of professionalism, making it feel special. I'm giving off enough nervous energy to power London for a year, and my right leg has developed a strange twitch. Now it definitely feels Top Gear-ish.