The Grand Tour (TV series)
|The Grand Tour|
|Country of origin||United Kingdom|
|No. of series||3|
|No. of episodes||29 (list of episodes)|
|Running time||44–71 minutes|
|Picture format||4K (Ultra HD) 23.976fps, 25fps HDR|
|Original release||18 November 2016 – present|
The Grand Tour is a British motor television series for Amazon Video. It is presented by Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May. It is produced by Andy Wilman. They agreed to make it after leaving the BBC. They also agreed to make 36 episodes over three years. One episode is released every week. The program can be watched in 200 countries. The first episode was the most popular first episode on Amazon ever.
Each episode has several parts made in a studio. This studio is normally a big tent that is moved around the world. The show has it's own test track. There is always a feature where Clarkson, Hammond and May discuss car related topics which is called "conversation street".
Season 1 started on 18 November 2016 and had 13 episodes. Season 2 was filmed a year later, but due to injuries to Richard Hammond, the release was delayed until 8 December 2017. In season 2 the tent stayed in the Cotswolds for all the episodes.
Episodes[change | change source]
Season 1[change | change source]
|No.||Title||Tent Location||Original Release Date|
|1||The Holy Trinity||Los Angeles, California, United States||18 November 2016|
|2||Operation Desert Stumble||Johannesburg, South Africa||25 November 2016|
|3||Opera, Art and Donuts||Whitby, England, United Kingdom||2 December 2016|
|4||Enviro-Metal||Whitby, England, United Kingdom||9 December 2016|
|5||Moroccan Roll||Rotterdam, Netherlands||16 December 2016|
|6||Happy Finnish Christmas||Saariselkä, Finland||23 December 2016|
|7||The Beach (Buggy) Boys – Part 1||Namibia (No Audience)||30 December 2016|
|8||The Beach (Buggy) Boys – Part 2||Namibia (No Audience)||31 December 2016|
|9||Berks to the Future||Stuttgart, Germany||6 January 2017|
|10||Dumb Fight at the O.K. Coral||Nashville, Tennessee, United States||13 January 2017|
|11||Italian Lessons||Loch Ness, Scotland, United Kingdom||20 January 2017|
|12||[censored] to [censored]||Loch Ness, Scotland, United Kingdom||27 January 2017|
|13||Past v Future||Dubai, United Arab Emirates||3 February 2017|
Season 2[change | change source]
|No.||Title||Original Release Date|
|1||Past, Present, or Future||8 December 2017|
|2||The Falls Guys||15 December 2017|
|3||Bah Humbug-atti||22 December 2017|
|4||Unscripted||29 December 2017|
|5||Up, Down and Round the Farm||5 January 2018|
|6||Jaaaaaaaags||12 January 2018|
|7||It's a Gas, Gas, Gas||19 January 2018|
|8||Blasts from the Past||26 January 2018|
|9||Breaking, Badly||2 February 2018|
|10||Oh, Canada||9 February 2018|
|11||Feed the World||16 February 2018|
References[change | change source]
- From episode 15 credits
- Barraclough, Leo (31 July 2015). "Why Jeremy Clarkson's 'Top Gear' Team Went to Amazon". Variety. Retrieved 31 May 2016.
The program will be U.K. based
- @thegrandtour (16 November 2016). "GMT, it's a British show" (Tweet).
- Wilman, Andy. Interview with Elaine Bedell. The Grand Tour Masterclass. 25 August 2016. Assessed on 7 November 2016.
- Sharples, Sarah (29 November 2016). "Lawo gears up for The Grand Tour with former Top Gear presenters". Pro Sound News Europe. NewBay. Retrieved 30 November 2016.
- "Mirror - Grand Tour".
- "Radio Times - Grand Tour Test Track".