The one with Us repairing Britain’s roads
Series 9, Episode 1 (2007)
Richard relives his crash, Jamie Oliver returns for a second pop and the boys all have a go at doing some roadworks. Can they resurface a street in just 24 hours?
Richard relives the moment that sent the whole nation into a state of shock as he crashes and rolls a Vampire drag car at 220mph on an airfield in Yorkshire.
TestsXKR vs V8 Vantage
Sibling rivalry as Jeremy puts the new Jaguar GT up against the vastly more expensive but otherwise really quite similar Aston, with surprising results.
Jamie Oliver’s second appearance sees him trying to beat Gordon Ramsay’s time in our not-that-nice car. He’s fired up for it, but unfortunately it’s snowing.
ChallengesThe black stuff
Road gangs of the world take note as our three intrepid heroes prove that you don’t need seven days to tarmac a road – you can do it in 24 hours. Or can you?