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Discussion in 'General Chat' started by Sock, Jul 24, 2011.

  1. Sock

    Sock Shark in a Goldfishes clothing

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    Bit of a 70's porno tonight lol
     
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  3. slepy

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    I think it was one of the most boring episodes ever...
     
  4. S3 Rav

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    Got to be the worst episode ever. What a lOad of ****!!
     
  5. Sock

    Sock Shark in a Goldfishes clothing

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    I posted this whilst watching but yeah agree it was very dull.

    Would love ago round the track in that Atom though lol

    Plus if I was destroying a house I would of started off by driving straight into it!
     
  6. jackj

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    Agreed - I'm glad they cut them off at the end! haha
     
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    James.Asbri Vorsprung Durch Technik

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    +1
     
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    Wizza BÜBENGRÖPEN

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    One good thing that came from it was;

    'I am very aware of the environment, but I'm not interested'

    KTHX :)
     
  10. Sandra

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    I missed top gear, will need to bbci player it later.
     
  11. FranA3

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    i wasnt impressed with it at all boring or what
     
  12. Ash187

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    those houses knocked down are just 10 minutes up the road from where i live... the **** part of gravesend! and what a ****hole that place is!
    agreed though it was a **** episode!
     
  13. Westy_A3T

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    The episode in The Sun tv guide magazine had a different episode billed.
    Simon Cowell was supposed to be the guest and Hammond was to meet a rally team made up of amputee military people. Still mentioned the Lotus though. Weird.
     
  14. lnewland

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    i dont enjoy it as much as i use to, its so staged. the one episode they did a while back where they laucnhed their cars from dover harbour in a an attempt to get to france really showed this. that location is just ten mins from me and when it was showing them on the motorway they were just driving back and forth along the same 3 mile stretch continuously
     
  15. StateOfPlay

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    Well boring, even the star in a reasonably priced car was a boring old fart that used to be something 25 years ago.
     
  16. DaveA3

    DaveA3 Audi A-Trizzle!

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    wouldnt bother sandra
     
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    QUESTION:

    Why has top gear not done an on screen review of the RS3? so many audi's get blanked by top gear, S5, TT-RS, RS5(included in the m3 compeition peice) etc....
     
  18. smitch

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    Because let's face it, Audi's are not the most exciting to look at or noisy cars on the market.

    Top Gear is just a platform for Clarkson et al to d1ck around with exotica and break stuff.
     
  19. StateOfPlay

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    I would like to see more affordable cars mixed in with the fast luxury and supercars.

    Would be nice if they just spent 20 minutes on family cars, or hatchbacks that you and I could afford.
     
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    i missed it. will have to catch it during the week
     
  21. Sandra

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    I just watched the first few minutes on bbci player, guessing your right Dave, dont think its going to hold my attention.
     
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    I disagree with most of you, I quite liked it, I though it was above average for topgear. Loved watching them playing with the lotus and the tanks!
     
  24. Sandra

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    I will watch the rest as in general I enjoy the programme.
     
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    I want them to do another race for the whole show.
     
  26. Keeno

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    Top Gear is just a an automotive based entertainment programme now.

    Fifth Gear is what Top Gear used to be
     
  27. jojo

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    Halfway through the last episode, it's ok so far.
     
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    didnt find much wrong with it to be honest...the humour was still there, yes it had less cars but it was still entertainment.
     
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    I want that Lambo!
     
  31. Sandra

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    watching just now. Jojo, the lambo is mine.
     
  32. jojo

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    You can have the red one, I want the white one! :cool:
     
  33. Sandra

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    Ok. done. I love red. What about Louis Walsh, he was so funny. lol.
     
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    Those amputees are an example for all. Hope they make it into the Dakar. Good show tonight. Much enjoyment.
     
  35. quattrojames

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    Much respect.
     
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    A very inspiring story on tonight's show. Those lads deserve to go to the Dakar rally. Hope they get there.
     
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  37. Sock

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    I missed it!

    Will catch up tomorrow, don't ruin it for me :) lol
     
  38. ScottD3

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    Its on BBC iplayer. I'm watching it now.
     
  39. ScottD3

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    aventador=sex wee!!
    I love that car.
    Like do many by the looks of it.
     
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    Sod the lambo, I want the wildcat !!:rockwoot:


    Respect to the guys in the team, I really hope they get to the end and get a good result.
     
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    Amputees were very impressive. Very impressive leg too...was a c-leg worth a good few grand itself!!
     
  42. Westy_A3T

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    Haven't been impressed with this series. For the first time i don't have that feeling that i'm going to miss it not being on.
     

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