Based on the iconic series from the with the BBC of the same name, Top Gear USA closely follows the history of the automobile and shows an atypical look at the art of driving with rarely seen vehicles, extreme challenges and unprecedented challenges. Top gear USA comes to the Discovery Channel from April 3 at 20 p.m.
William Fichtner, renowned Hollywood actor; Antron Brown, champion of Drag Racing; Tom "Wookie" Ford, British journalist specializing in automobiles; they will host the new North American version of the iconic Top Gear motor series.
The show will not only showcase the most exclusive and next-generation models, it will also tour the classic automobiles that have undoubtedly defined the culture of the United States.
Additionally, each week, the hosts will host a different celebrity who will put their driving skills to the test on. And how could it be otherwise, the mysterious test pilot, the incomparable Stig, will humiliate everyone with his incredible talent and guts.
In the premiere episode, drivers Bill, Wookie and Antron will embark on an authentic adventure to strengthen ties driving modified Volkswagen “Baja Bugs” vehicles from Mexico to the United States. Also, Stig will put the latest Acura NSX to the test, and Bill will take a look at the latest incarnation of the Ford 150 Raptor pickup. Finally, CJ Wilson, a Major League Baseball (MLB) pitcher and now a racing team driver and owner, will take a spin on Top Gear USA's unrivaled track.