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Yes, Netflix’s new Top Gear show really could be called House of Cars

Yes, Netflix’s new Top Gear show really could be called House of Cars

By 13 May 2015

After Jeremy Clarkson's much publicised violent spat, resulting in the BBC refusing to renew his Top Gear contract, there has been much speculation over what he and fellow presenters, Richard Hammond and James May, would do next. It seems like none of... >>

You must watch this: Top Gear and Lego team for perhaps the weirdest trailer for a show yet

You must watch this: Top Gear and Lego team for perhaps the weirdest trailer for a show yet

By 15 January 2015

Ever wondered what Top Gear would be like if it was animated and in Lego? No, us neither but bizarrely the BBC's official trailer for series 22 is exactly that. It is Lego representation of the show. Wow. It's actually quite good, with each of the presenters... >>

Top Gear: Race The Stig game announced by BBC for 6 March

Top Gear: Race The Stig game announced by BBC for 6 March

By 6 March 2014

The BBC will release a Top Gear: Race The Stig game on 6 March for iPhone, Android and Windows Phone. The racing game will allow players to take on recognisible cars from the series while being chased by The Stig himself in favourite locations from the... >>

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)

By 23 January 2014

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

By 11 January 2014

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

By 18 December 2013

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

By 11 October 2013

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

By 24 January 2013

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

By 16 January 2012

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

By 25 October 2011

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,... >>