Coming to the MotorTrend streaming app within the spring of 2020 would be the latest incarnation of Top Gear America. Previous makes an attempt at capturing the lightning in a bottle that is the dream staff of Clarkson, Hammond, and May have fallen flat on American viewers, although the final try, that includes all-around quick man Tanner Foust, did final 4 seasons.
MotorTrend made the announcement through its web site on Tuesday, December three. “After an exhaustive search, we’re proud to announce the hosts of Top Gear America, coming exclusively to the MotorTrend app in spring 2020: Dax Shepard, Rob Corddry, and Jethro Bovingdon. Or, as they tell it: two comedians, a guy who’s actually British … and the Stig.”
The Stig wants no introduction to returning Top Gear followers. Shepard is a well-known actor from profitable sequence comparable to Parenthood, The Ranch, and Bless This Mess (however equally well-known for being married to Kristen Bell); Corddry is a comic, Daily Show correspondent, and actor from motion pictures like Hot Tub Time Machine; and Bovingdon is a U.Ok.-based automotive journalist, automobile tester, and occasional participant (and record-setter) within the 24 Hours of Nürburgring endurance race.
It stays to be seen if the American viewers will discover this program, not to mention permit the hosts to develop and discover that essential chemistry the unique hosts had. The somewhat tough historical past of earlier makes an attempt at bringing Top Gear to the states suggests that it’s going to not be simple. This time, beneath the steaming service from MotorTrend, if they’re affected person sufficient, there may very well be a good likelihood that these three may turn into staples to the gearheads of America.
Top Gear is a widespread British motoring present that options opinions of vehicles, wild automotive adventures, races, and unbelievable conditions. First proven on BBC Television within the United Kingdom in 1977, it was the 2002 reboot that made the present a must-see for automotive fans and leisure seekers alike.
To view the brand new Top Gear America you need to subscribe to the MotorTrend app, the place the present might be streaming. Subscriptions are $5 per thirty days or $50 yearly. There is at present a particular for a full 12 months for under $12, however that supply is for brand new subscribers solely.