The one with The hydrofoil car
Series 5, Episode 3 (2004)
Jeremy attempts to drive a Land Rover Discovery up a Scottish mountain, while Richard floats away on Rinspeed’s hydrofoil car and the new Viper scares the bejesus out of everyone.
We’re supposed to call it the SRT10, but Jeremy’s too busy trying to cling on for dear life behind the wheel of this Yank monster with its 8.0-litre truck engine.Watch Now
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James explains why a 1938 Chrysler Wimbledon, once driven into a duck pond by The Who legend Keith Moon, makes a compelling candidate to be brought back to life.
Catch the clip and see whether it’s the ass-kicking New Avenger or the Bolly-swilling Ab Fab shambles who turns up to show her mettle on the TG track.
Excited by the prospect of a new Land Rover Discovery, Jeremy sets himself the task of driving it to the very top of a Scottish mountain. Heroic failure beckons.Watch Now
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They do banks, army knives, watches and chocolate, but when it comes to cars the Swiss are just plain crazy. Hammond goes to Rinspeed and can’t believe what he’s seeing.