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Series 3 Episode 8

The one with The Top Gear Generation Game

Series 3, Episode 8 (2003)

What’s best, old or new? Clarkson and Hammond slug that out while James gets all square about the Aston Lagonda. Richard also compares a Nissan Micra to an hour’s private jet hire 

  • Nissan Micra vs Boeing 737

    TestsMicra vs Boeing 737

    What’s the best way to spend nine grand – on a new Nissan Micra or an hour’s hire of a private jet? Ever the scientist, Richard sets out to compare like with unlike.

  • Mercedes 280SL

    TestsMercedes 280SL

    Jeremy gets whimsical about the greatness of classic touring Mercs, and ends up borrowing one from a Chelsea dealer so he can swan about in the countryside.

  • James May and Aston Martin Lagonda

    TestsAston Martin Lagonda

    It may be a design classic that was way ahead of its time, but has it got enough charm to persuade James that it’s worth a punt at £15k, when everything could, and will, go wrong?

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    CelebsJohnny Vegas

    Probably the first star guest not to have a driving licence – and possibly the first who wanted to be a priest – the big man squeezes into a not very big car and sets a time.

  • Coming soon

    TestsAudi TT V6

    It’s a fashion car, but what should you wear to drive Audi’s trinket coupe? Jeremy asks Trinny and Susannah for a spot of sartorial advice, and then gets ready for a drive.

  • Jeremy Clarkson and Richard Hammond play the TG Generation Game

    Other-StuffTG Generation Game

    Jeremy vs Richard, old vs new. Richard argues that new cars rock, Clarkson praises the originals. Featuring Golf, MR2, hot Fords, hot Peugeots and Nissan coupes.

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