Commenter Kapios alerted me to the latest launch trailer for
Top Gear Series 24 the new Amazon Prime show featuring the former hosts of what was formerly THE GREATEST TV SHOW IN THE WORLD. And, like him, I reacted very much the way a 5-year-old kid does on Christmas morning:
Oh boy. Oh boy oh boy oh boy. They're BACK!!!
Well, it looks like I just found my new favourite thing to do on Friday nights, starting November 18th. I suspect Amazon is going to make quite a packet from disgruntled fans of the old show who are seriously cheesed off at the way the Bolshevik Broadcasting Corporation has turned their once-magnificent stallion of a show into a rented mule.
Why do I say that? Well, just LOOK at the clips from the new show- ALL of the things that made the old Top Gear so brilliantly, ridiculously, wonderfully amazing are all there:
I was laughing so hard watching that compilation of matey blokishness that I nearly ruptured my spleen.
This show is going to be EPIC. And it's going to make the Beeb's management absolutely wet its collective pants in fury and terror.