Top Gear USA

Top Gear America returning on US cable

Just under a year after History ended its US version of Top Gear, BBC America is bringing the format back. Top Gear America will premiere on AMC Networks-operated BBC America later this year, beginning a new eight-part series. History had run its version (pictured) between 2010 and 2016, but this stopped after six seasons amid […]

RTL’s Nitro buys new Top Gear

RTL has acquired the Top Gear reboot for its digital channel RTL Nitro. The deal sees the Chris Evans and Matt LeBlanc version of car series move to the RTL net from Discovery’s DMax, which licensed the older Clarkson, May and Hammond-fronted seasons, with that channel still holding rights to that incarnation of the show. […]

History scraps Top Gear USA

Cable channel History has cancelled its US version of British petrolhead series Top Gear after six seasons. The news first came in a Facebook post from presenter Rutlege Wood, who said there would be efforts to find a new network for the show. “I’m not saying Top Gear is done, but it’s done for the […]