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Season 28  "Building a Cheap Off-Roader"  28x2

Aired 3 months ago - Feb 02, 2020

Paddy reveals his ultimate cheap, luxurious off-roader: the homebuilt Dirty Rascal. Chris races the £2.5m McLaren Speedtail against the RAF’s newest fighter jet. Romesh Ranganathan is the studio guest.

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The car that, back in the '90s,
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Now I'm clocking along.
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Every inch of the Speedtail's streamliner bodywork
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 4
..the way the Speedtail generates its 1,000 horsepower
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 5
McLaren, they just do chassis so well.
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 6
Bugatti Chiron - 13.6.
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 7
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 8
I thought you were supposed to be a fan of the car.
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 9
put the bank on. It'll be a limiter pull to get to 35 alpha
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 10
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 11
As I'll ever be.
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 12
I don't stand a chance - he's already there!
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 13
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 14
Wow.
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 15
we'll do that next series - but straight off the bat,
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 16
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 17
That's not luxury. This is proper luxury, lads.
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 18
Lambing? I've seen people put their arms in livestock.
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 19
Right, then. Let's open the taps.
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 20
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 21
Three, two, one, go!
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 22
He's really happy with himself there, isn't he? Yes, baby!
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 23
I think he could roll it. Oh, it's a rough ride, this.
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 24
What about the handbrake turn?
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 25
I'm just a northerner they've stuck in the other car!
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 26
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 27
How about a splash? Yeah, go on.
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 28
And then my underpants were just obliterated.
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 29
Um... Mongolia was pretty bad,
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 30
the show goes out, I get a text message from Freddie.
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 31
your clothes are different. No... It's a compliment.
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 32
and I went and bought a really old Volvo,
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I mean, I would say he's wired differently to any other human.
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 34
when I got behind the wheel, my main goal
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 35
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 36
Romesh, great drivers excel in wet conditions.
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across the moorland...
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A gruelling race hiking across the Highland wilderness
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 41
What have we missed? What have we missed?
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 42
Sucking the smoke out.
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 43
Problem is, though, I think it's about to get a hell of a lot harder.
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 44
rubble to our left. You're driving up a river!
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Right! Push on that front there.
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Oh, God. Don't worry about it.
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out of trouble,
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the Von Trapps were making a breakthrough.
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Whoa-oa-oa! Paddy! Don't worry.

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Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 2
Now I'm clocking along.
#2
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 3
Every inch of the Speedtail's streamliner bodywork
#3
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 4
..the way the Speedtail generates its 1,000 horsepower
#4
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 5
McLaren, they just do chassis so well.
#5
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 6
Bugatti Chiron - 13.6.
#6
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I thought you were supposed to be a fan of the car.
#8
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 9
put the bank on. It'll be a limiter pull to get to 35 alpha
#9
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As I'll ever be.
#11
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I don't stand a chance - he's already there!
#12
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Wow.
#14
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we'll do that next series - but straight off the bat,
#15
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That's not luxury. This is proper luxury, lads.
#17
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Lambing? I've seen people put their arms in livestock.
#18
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Right, then. Let's open the taps.
#19
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Three, two, one, go!
#21
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He's really happy with himself there, isn't he? Yes, baby!
#22
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 23
I think he could roll it. Oh, it's a rough ride, this.
#23
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 24
What about the handbrake turn?
#24
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I'm just a northerner they've stuck in the other car!
#25
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How about a splash? Yeah, go on.
#27
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And then my underpants were just obliterated.
#28
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 29
Um... Mongolia was pretty bad,
#29
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 30
the show goes out, I get a text message from Freddie.
#30
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 31
your clothes are different. No... It's a compliment.
#31
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 32
and I went and bought a really old Volvo,
#32
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 33
I mean, I would say he's wired differently to any other human.
#33
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 34
when I got behind the wheel, my main goal
#34
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Romesh, great drivers excel in wet conditions.
#36
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across the moorland...
#39
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 40
A gruelling race hiking across the Highland wilderness
#40
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 41
What have we missed? What have we missed?
#41
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 42
Sucking the smoke out.
#42
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Problem is, though, I think it's about to get a hell of a lot harder.
#43
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 44
rubble to our left. You're driving up a river!
#44
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 45
Right! Push on that front there.
#45
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 46
Oh, God. Don't worry about it.
#46
Recap of Top Gear Season 28 Episode 2 (S28E02) - 47
out of trouble,
#47
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the Von Trapps were making a breakthrough.
#49
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Whoa-oa-oa! Paddy! Don't worry.
#50