Welcome to our definitive 100 Best Top Gear Episodes Ever! This list is a direct result of tens-of-thousands of votes placed through our site by all you Top Gear fans out there! This is Part 3 of the list, with 51st to 75th placed episodes.
51. 21×01 Old hot hatches
Top Gear attempts to prove that hot hatchbacks from their youth are better than their modern equivalents. They each buy a ‘classic’ hot hatch and face a series of challenges.
52. 21×02 Alfa 4C & McLaren P1
Richard tests the Alfa Romeo 4C in Italy. Jeremy tests the new McLaren P1 in Belgium. James May visits Camp Bastion in Afghanistan.
53. 18×01 Supercar shootout in Italy
Jeremy, Richard and James travel to Italy for a Supercar Shootout, with the Lamborghini Aventador, McLaren MP4-12C & Noble M600.
54. 19×03 Mustang vs Public Transport
Shelby Mustang GT500 vs Public Transport from Wembley to the San Siro stadium in Milan. Jeremy power tests the Toyota GT86.
55. 12×01 £5000 lorries
The boys each buy a lorry for £5000 and face a series of challenges. Jeremy tests the Porsche 911 GT2 and Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4.
56. 13×05 RWD Coupes
The boys attempt to prove rear-wheel drive coupés are better than front wheel-drive. Jeremy power tests the Jaguar XFR. Jeremy comes up with a plan to save the world from CO2.
57. 10×10 Spain shootout
The boys compare the BMW M3 Coupe, Audi RS4, Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG on a private racetrack in Spain. James tests the Jaguar XF.
58. 09×04 Relient Robin Space Shuttle
Can you turn a Reliant Robin into a Space Shuttle. Jeremy power tests the Porsche 911 Turbo. Jeremy tests the Brabus S Biturbo roadster.
59. 22×01 Race across St Petersburg
Top Gear heads to Russia for a race across St Petersburg. Richard Hammond power tests the Lamborghini Huracan.
60. 22×07 May’s rallycross racing
James tries his hand at World Rallycross racing. Jeremy power tests the Jaguar F-Type R and the Eagle Low Drag GT. Richard drives the new Mazda MX-5 in Spain.
61. 16×05 Combine harvester snowplow
The boys attempt to build a cost-effective Snowplow using an old Combine Harvester and take it to Norway for testing. Jeremy power tests the new BMW M3 & Audi RS5.
62. 17×05 Demolition vehicles
The boys use second-hand military equipment to demolish a row of derelict houses. Jeremy looks at the an updated version of the classic Jensen Interceptor. Jeremy power tests the Lotus T125.
63. 07×03 Supercars in France
Jeremy, Richard and James go on a Super Car road trip to the Millau Viaduct, France. Jeremy tests the Ford Focus ST.
64. 10×03 The Peel P50
Jeremy drives the Peel P50; the smallest car in the world. James drives the Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupé, Jeremy power tests the Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano and Richard races the Bugatti Veyron against a Eurofighter Typhoon.
65. 04×01 Race to Monte Carlo
The boys race an Aston Martin DB9 against the TGV from London to Monte Carlo. James does a sneaky road test on a Rover CityRover. Jeremy power tests the Lotus Exige and sees if it can avoid missile lock from a Apache Gunship Helicopter.
66. 05×09 The Ariel Atom
Jeremy power tests the Ariel Atom. James drives the new BMW 1-Series, Richard drives around a quarry in a Mercedes-Benz G55 AMG, plus James and Jeremy try to find a ‘pearl’ among a collection of cars from the Pacific Rim.
68. 21×04 Touring Disco Volante
Jeremy travels to Italy to test the rare Touring Disco Volante. Richard Hammond drives the Mercedes G63 6×6 in Abu Dhabi. James May tests the Caterham 160 and 620R.
69. East Coast road trip
Jeremy, Richard and James set off on a road trip up the east coast of the United States in a Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG, a Porsche 997 GT3 RS and a Ferrari 458 Italia.
70. 19×04 Kia Cee’d road test
Jeremy takes the new Kia Cee’d on a thorough road test. Jeremy compares the Vauxhall Astra VXR, Ford Focus ST and Renault Megane RenaultSport Cup. Richard is in Mexico road testing the Mastretta MXT. Jeremy and James play Car Rugby.
71. 18×06 Track cars
Jeremy, James and Richard hit Donington in three stripped out track cars. Jeremy tests the “Aero-Engined Bentley” and “The Brutus”.
72. 18×07 Cheap motor racing
Jeremy, Richard and James set out to discover if you can go motor racing for less than it costs to play golf. Richard power tests the new BMW M5. James drives his childhood dream car, the Ferrari 250 California.
73. 04×03 £100 car challenge
The £100 car challenge – Volvo 760 GLE, Audi 80 & Rover 416 GTi. Richard drives a 1968 Dodge Charger 440 R/T. Jeremy power tests the Porsche 911 GT3 RS & Ferrari 360 Challenge Stradale.
74. 14×05 The Noble M600
Jeremy tests the Noble M600. The boys make their own automotive art gallery to prove cars are more popular than traditional art.
75. 12×03 Modifying a Renault Avantime
How hard could it be? The boys modify a Renault Avantime to go as fast as a Mitsubishi Evo 10. Richard heads to Japan to test the future of Human transportation, the Toyota i-Real. James gets taught how to drive fast by Mika Häkkinen.