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Old 03-10-2013, 11:37 PM   #321
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Hammond clearly chose the best car for the adventure, just had a few difficulties. Good way to end the season nonetheless, see 'em all this summer.
Unquestionably. However seeing that front control arm fail like that was kinda scary. Seemed like it was made of very thin metal. I'm actually quite surprised that hammond was able to mend it so well.
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Old 03-10-2013, 11:42 PM   #322
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Unquestionably. However seeing that front control arm fail like that was kinda scary. Seemed like it was made of very thin metal. I'm actually quite surprised that hammond was able to mend it so well.
He run the car full-on into a ditch beforehand
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Old 03-11-2013, 12:26 AM   #323
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I laughed hard during a few scenes but overall is was weak. We know what they are capable of, and that didn't cut the english mustard. Maybe ok for Top Gear US, but not UK.
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Unquestionably. However seeing that front control arm fail like that was kinda scary. Seemed like it was made of very thin metal. I'm actually quite surprised that hammond was able to mend it so well.
keep in mind, this is tv. a lot of their production crew/mechanics they bring along could do the work and wed never see it. just like when they built the ferry. no way those three built that. james and richard maybe could, in a long amount of time. but its mostly tv magic
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Unquestionably. However seeing that front control arm fail like that was kinda scary. Seemed like it was made of very thin metal. I'm actually quite surprised that hammond was able to mend it so well.
Don't believe everything you see on tv lol. Not like they do everything themselves. Just like that helicopter camera Jeremey supposedly used. I think that portion was a complete waste of time and was purely just a product plug. I swear I saw that heli-camera being featured on the discovery channel not too long ago. Also, I was so waiting for Hammond to crash it into the river but they didnt..another unpredictable move in this trip. They all seemed so smug when it landed.
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I'd honestly like to see what went on behind production in order to keep those three cars moving forward. Each of them took a huge beating, especial Hammon's car, and it just still kept going. They must have had a dozen master techs following them through Africa.

Also, I'm I the only college educated person who has never heard of the Rwandan Genocide...? They literary taught/mentioned zero about that in any history/political course I've ever taken.
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I'd honestly like to see what went on behind production in order to keep those three cars moving forward. Each of them took a huge beating, especial Hammon's car, and it just still kept going. They must have had a dozen master techs following them through Africa.

Also, I'm I the only college educated person who has never heard of the Rwandan Genocide...? They literary taught/mentioned zero about that in any history/political course I've ever taken.
Its one of those things taught at too early of an age to really sink in, at least during my high school years.

Never watched Hotel Rwanda?
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Old 03-11-2013, 04:34 PM   #330
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didn't like it. who cares about GBP1,500 tattered cars.
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didn't like it. who cares about GBP1,500 tattered cars.
You mean you don't care about their used car adventures that are in nearly Every episode? Lol
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Watching now, was pretty funny when the log went through Clarksons window.
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You mean you don't care about their used car adventures that are in nearly Every episode? Lol
No I don't mind their humor filled escapades but as long as they have exotic reviews with the stig destroying them in laps. But still it only makes the used stuff tolerable. I love the humor talk and the cool/subzero wall and the celebrity lap times etc.
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No I don't mind their humor filled escapades but as long as they have exotic reviews with the stig destroying them in laps. But still it only makes the used stuff tolerable. I love the humor talk and the cool/subzero wall and the celebrity lap times etc.
You are missing the point
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If anybody here, outside the UK wants to use the "iBBC player" which is only available for UK residents, it can easily be done.
What I use is Firefox, with an anonymous proxy extension "add-on" the proxy allows the user to change their IP address to a specific country. I toggled mine to the UK, and checked it on the iBBC player found at BBC.com

Although, I can't remember what the name of this extension is, I will look when I get back home.
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No I don't mind their humor filled escapades but as long as they have exotic reviews with the stig destroying them in laps. But still it only makes the used stuff tolerable. I love the humor talk and the cool/subzero wall and the celebrity lap times etc.
Wow. You failed at top gear.
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