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Top Gear - Season 4, Episode 1
Available Season 4, Episode 1 — Originally aired on May 9th, 2004
  • Jeremy shows what’s coming up this season including a test drive of the Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren on a track, Porsche GT3 RS, BMW 1 Series, Ferrari 612 Scaglietti, Porsche Carrera GT and a ton of other cars
  • Jeremy, Richard and James race from the studio to Monte Carlo – Jeremy by Aston Martin DB9 and Richard and James by normal train and bullet train – to see which is faster, trains or cars
  • Rover wouldn’t let Top Gear test drive their “City Rover”, so James went undercover to a dealership and did a review while on the test drive, all without getting the salesman to suspect a thing
  • Jeremy drives the new Lotus Exige around the Top Gear test track all while trying to avoid having a Apache gunship helicopter getting a missle lock on him
  • SIARPC: Fay Ripley from Frankenstein (1994) staring Robert De Niro
Top Gear - Season 4, Episode 2
Available Season 4, Episode 2 — Originally aired on May 16th, 2004
  • Jeremy talks about the Alfa 166 and it’s depreciation value
  • The Stig takes a 328 horsepower Alfa 147 GTA around the Top Gear test track
  • A nun, yes, a nun, drives a monster truck over some cars
  • Richard drives a Cadilac Escalade and talks about it’s “bling” factor
  • Richard drives the 27 foot long “Fab 1″, Lady Penelope’s new car from the new Thunderbirds film
  • Paul McKenna, the guest driver, is a hypnotist and hypnotises Richard into not remembering how to drive
  • Paul McKenna hypnotises Richard again and convinces him that a little pedal toy 911 is his real car
  • Saving the best for last, Jeremy drives the Mercedes-Benz McLaren SLR around the Top Gear test track and compares it to the Mercedes-Benz SL55 followed by the Stig taking the SLR around the test track for a lap time
  • SIARPC: Paul McKenna
Top Gear - Season 4, Episode 3
Available Season 4, Episode 3 — Originally aired on May 23rd, 2004
  • Jeremy, James and Richard buy cars for under £100 and run them through a series of tests
  • Richard drives a 1968 Dodge Charger R/T and talks about how badly he wants one
  • Jeremy compares the Porsche 911 GT3 RS to the Ferrari 360 Challenge Stradale
  • SIARPC: Jordan aka Katie Price
Top Gear - Season 4, Episode 4
Available Season 4, Episode 4 — Originally aired on May 30th, 2004
  • Jeremy sees if he can drive 800 miles on a single tank of gas with a twin-turbo, V8 diesel Audi A8
  • You know that British commercial where a Ford Street Ka whacks a pigeon with it’s hood? Well James uses the Ka’s satellite navigation to see if he can beat a racing homing pigeon
  • The age old question of which is faster, a Subaru Impreza or a Mitsubishi Evo, is answered again with the Subaru Impreza WRX STi WR1 and the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VIII MR
  • James and Richard play darts with some cars and a cannon
  • Jeremy drives the Porsche Carrera GT followed by the Stig taking it around the Top Gear test track
  • SIARPC: Ronnie O’Sullivan – a world snooker champion (whatever the hell that is…)
Top Gear - Season 4, Episode 5
Available Season 4, Episode 5 — Originally aired on June 6th, 2004
  • Richard got the short straw and had to review the Vauxhall Astra, the new Volkswagen Golf and the Mazda 3
  • Jeremy drives the MG ZT 260 which has a Mustang engine and looks exactly like a Rover 75
  • Richard goes to Germany, gets in a Volkswagen Golf and gets hit with artificial lightning
  • Richard, James and Jeremy compare the new BMW 6 series, a low end Porsche 911, and a Jaguar XKR
  • SIARPC: Johnny Vaughan and Denise Van Outen
Top Gear - Season 4, Episode 6
Available Season 4, Episode 6 — Originally aired on June 13th, 2004
  • Jeremy drives around the number one selling car in Japan, the Nissan Cube
  • James tries out a Jaguar XJS that has been completely rebuilt into a decent car
  • Richard drives the Cadillac CTS which he claims is the first American car able to go around corners
  • Richard and Jeremy decide which cars should become available in Britain or stay not available
  • Richard races in a cow crap powered Rover versus a human crap powered Rover and a gas powered Rover
  • Jeremy spins around on three wheels in the new Renault Clio 182 followed by the Stig taking it around the track for a lap time
  • SIARPC: Terry Wogan
Top Gear - Season 4, Episode 7
Available Season 4, Episode 7 — Originally aired on July 11th, 2004
  • Jeremy drives the £145,000 Mercedes-Benz CL65 which has 738 foot-pounds of torque
  • In the news: the new BMW M5, the new Audi A6, trains being less efficient than a car and Euro NCAP crash ratings
  • Richard and James take two “super-sub-tall-family-micro cars”, the Ford Focus C-Max and the Renault Scenic mini-cabbing to see which is better
  • Jeremy reviews a car that I’ve always thought looked really cool, the Spyker C8 from Holland
  • Jeremy, Richard and James drag race the Mercedes-Benz CL65 against a Bentley Continental GT and a Aston Martin DB9
  • SIARPC: Lionel Richie
Top Gear - Season 4, Episode 8
Available Season 4, Episode 8 — Originally aired on July 18th, 2004
  • James drives around the mountain roads of Sicily, Italy in a £70,000 Maserati Quattroporte
  • In the news: new Porsche 911, Toyota Hilux Invincible, Honda FR-V, Autobahn speed limit, jet fighter and a lamp post, Top Gear Motoring Survey 2004, caravans on the M5 Motorway, Mercedes-Benz CLS
  • Richard talks about the end of the production of the Rover V8 and goes racing in a Rover SD1 as a tribute to it
  • Jeremy sees if a diesel Skoda Fabia vRS is faster around the test track than a Mini Cooper driven by Richard
  • Richard talks about a new fine for people blocking “yellow box junctions” and goes out and embarrasses people who block them
  • Jeremy drives the new Ford GT – a production version, not the mule he drove previously – followed by the Stig racing it around the Top Gear test track
  • Richard sees which is better against a 747 jet engine – a Ford Mondeo or a Citroen 2CV
  • SIARPC: Martin Clunes
Top Gear - Season 4, Episode 9
Available Season 4, Episode 9 — Originally aired on July 25th, 2004
  • Richard finds out which is best – the Mazda MX-5 (aka Mazda Miata), the Toyota MR2, or the Fiat Barchetta
  • A guy named Tim tries to parachute out of a plane and land in a convertible Mercedes-Benz going 50 mph driven by a guy named Ben
  • Richard and James go to Scotland to compare the Mini Cabriolet, Vauxhall Tigra, Mercedes-Benz SLK and Audi S4
  • Jeremy shows a review he recorded back in January of the Jaguar X-Type Estate (Stationwagon) in snow
  • The Stig takes the Mercedes-Benz CL65 reviewed on July 11th’s Top Gear around the Top Gear test track
  • SIARPC: Sir Ranulph Fiennes, a guy who did 7 marathons in 7 days on 7 continents
Top Gear - Season 4, Episode 10
Available Season 4, Episode 10 — Originally aired on August 1st, 2004
  • Richard reviews the Peugeot 407 which includes him using it as a pace car for a bunch of Radical racers
  • In the news: Citroen C4, horse trailers (they call them horse boxes), car restorations next season, Russians buying TVR, Peugeot’s new car, the 1007, with sliding mini-van doors on a hatchback
  • James went to find some new stuff for the studio using the new Volvo V50 Estate (aka Stationwagon)
  • 5 cars from around the world compete in a long-jump in the “Car Olympics”
  • Jeremy drives the new BMW X3 on the road and then attempts to take it offroad
  • Richard takes out the Chevrolet Corvette C6 followed by the Stig taking it around the test track for a surprising lap time
  • SIARPC: Patrick Kielty
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