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Top Gear Returns To BBC America On February 10th
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Posted January 28th, 2014 at 10:52 by Viper007Bond in The Stig, Top Gear

As with previous seasons, Top Gear will be airing here in the US just 8 days behind it airing in the UK. That puts the season premiere of on February 10th.

Here’s a really funny and spoiler free promo from BBC America announcing the new season premiere:

Ride Along With The Stig In This Awesome 360 Degree Video
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Posted December 12th, 2013 at 22:16 by Viper007Bond in The Stig, Top Gear

Are you curious what it would be like to ride along with the Stig as he does a lap of the Top Gear test track? Well now you can find out thanks to this cool video from Top Gear. Make sure to hit the fullscreen button and then click and drag your mouse to look around as the Stig races around the track. Very cool!

The Stig Is Coming To Forza Motorsport 5
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Posted October 10th, 2013 at 18:34 by Viper007Bond in The Stig

Like Forza games of past, the upcoming Forza Motorsport 5 will feature the Top Gear test track. However you’ll also be able to race against the Stig’s digital cousin! Pretty cool.

Video Of Where Stigs Come From
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Posted November 6th, 2010 at 00:34 by Viper007Bond in The Stig, Top Gear

Due to it coming out that Ben Collins was the Stig, Top Gear was in need of a new one. TopGear.com has posted an article and video footage documenting where they get their Stigs from. They also reveal what color the new Stig will be.

Top Gear And The Stig Featured On This Weekend’s 60 Minutes
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Posted October 21st, 2010 at 23:17 by Viper007Bond in Andy Wilman, The Stig, Top Gear

The Stig will be profiled on this weekend’s 60 Minutes here in the US. Tune in to CBS at 7PM (I guess 6 central) this Sunday to catch it.

Here’s a preview:

Ex-Stig Ben Collins Joining Fifth Gear
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Posted October 2nd, 2010 at 06:39 by Viper007Bond in Fifth Gear, The Stig, Top Gear

Ben Collins, who was the main person behind the white Stig until recently, is joining Fifth Gear for at least 5 episodes. He will host segments and in addition perform “Stig-like” roles.

It is believed that multiple people portray the Stig, but Ben Collins has been the main person and the one who sets lap times since 2003 when the black Stig was killed off after Perry McCarthy, who played the black Stig, came out with an autobiography. Ben Collins is now doing the same with an autobiography due out soon.

It is unknown if the white Stig will be killed off and replaced with a third Stig or not.

Stig’s Garage Car Pack Coming To Forza 3
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Posted September 30th, 2010 at 22:14 by Viper007Bond in The Stig, Top Gear

Part of the Forza Motorsport 3 Ultimate Collection coming out this October will be the Stig’s Garage Car Pack featuring the Lexus LFA, Koenigsegg CCX, and Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG. The pack is a part of a larger deal which will include a 90 minute Top Gear compilation video as well as a Stig dashboard theme.

Andy Wilman On The Stig Legal Battle
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Posted August 27th, 2010 at 09:39 by Viper007Bond in Andy Wilman, The Stig

As you may be aware, I don’t like posting about the person who portrays the Stig. To me, the Stig is not a person but a character. It doesn’t really matter who is inside the suit and driving.

This is why I have avoided posting about the legal battle currently going on with the person who is portraying the Stig wanting to write a tell-all autobiography and give away the poorly held secret of who the Stig is. The last time this happened, the Stig wore a black suit and was subsequently killed off.

However I felt it was worth posting about it finally as Top Gear executive producer Andy Wilman has posted his thoughts over on TopGear.com. It’s worth taking a few minutes to read it.

Video Of The Stig In Gran Turismo 5
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Posted June 15th, 2010 at 22:26 by Viper007Bond in The Stig, Top Gear

Check out this video of today’s announcement of Gran Turismo 5′s release date, including footage of the Stig and the Top Gear test track!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jmfBf_sAz5Y

(visit YouTube to view it in full HD)

The Stig In LEGOLAND: Part 3
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Posted April 17th, 2010 at 02:29 by Viper007Bond in The Stig

It seems the Stig really likes LEGOLAND (although who wouldn’t?) as in addition to the previous sightings, we now have three more! Sadly one is already blurred out.

Thanks to uncyjay and wheelz2448 from our forums!

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