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The Stig takes on a Google Street View car around the Top Gear test track (video)

The Stig takes on a Google Street View car around the Top Gear test track (video)

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As part of Google's partnership with Top Gear, The Stig accompanied a Google Street View car around the show's test track while it captured the necessary images for the online service. Top Gear's tame racing driver sped around in a Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG... >>

Top Gear's test track appears on Google Maps Street View

Top Gear's test track appears on Google Maps Street View

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Just one month after Top Gear's The Stig popped up on Google Maps Street View, the show's test track has now made a surprise appearance. The test track is located at Dunsfold Aerodrome, Surrey. It is often used to - you guessed it - test cars, so it is... >>

Top Gear's The Stig appears on Google Maps Street View

Top Gear's The Stig appears on Google Maps Street View

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Star of Top Gear The Stig has appeared standing in a field on Google Maps Street View. In typical Stig pose, he's next to the A82 in Inverness, Scotland. And if you spin around, it looks like he got there in a Vauxhall Astra as there's something that... >>

Digital Stig revealed for Forza 5 on Xbox One, much bigger Top Gear tie-in this time

Digital Stig revealed for Forza 5 on Xbox One, much bigger Top Gear tie-in this time

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The Stig's digital cousin will be available to race against in the forthcoming Xbox One game Forza Motorsport 5. Although there was a tie-in with the BBC show Top Gear in Forza 4 for the Xbox 360, the partnership with BBC Worldwide covers far more for... >>

Extreme video calling: up high and down low

Extreme video calling: up high and down low

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We’ve looked at some fairly innovative ways that people are using video calling beyond just a simple means of communication; innovative but essentially standard. So, today as part of Skype Up Your Life week on Pocket-lint, we’re taking it up a gear.... >>

BBC iPlayer sees record-breaking 2011, mobiles and connected TVs contribute

BBC iPlayer sees record-breaking 2011, mobiles and connected TVs contribute

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The BBC has released its BBC iStats, revealing the performance of its BBC iPlayer service in 2011 and specifically in the month of December. The results show that, although the vast majority of viewing takes place on computers, there has been consistent... >>

Win tickets to Top Gear Live at ExCel London

Win tickets to Top Gear Live at ExCel London

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Pocket-lint has teamed up with Top Gear Live, which comes to ExCel London this November with a brand new show to offer five lucky readers the chance to win a pair of tickets for Friday 24 November to this supercar extravaganza. Hosted by Top Gear presenters,... >>

Top Gear TomTom Go Live goes, er, live

Top Gear TomTom Go Live goes, er, live

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TomTom has released a special edition of its Go Live 820 satnav that ties in with the BBC's hugely successful Top Gear. The TomTom Go Live Top Gear Edition features a Stig mode, directions read by Jeremy Clarkson, and points of interest related to the... >>

First Look: Forza Motorsport 4
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First Look: Forza Motorsport 4

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Forza Motorsport 4 launches on 14 October and we were lucky enough to get in some game time prior to launch, as well as sit down for a chat with Dan Greenawalt, Creative Director at Turn 10 Studios. Let’s get something clear from the start: Forza Motorsport... >>

Top Gear drives onto Facebook

Top Gear drives onto Facebook

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The Beeb is going all out with its video on demand assault it seems. First there was the official International BBC iPlayer iPad app that hit the App Store, and now it's been revealed that the Stig, Clarkson, the big-haired chap and the annoying one who... >>