A list of every car to win "Car of the Year" on Top Gear, with pics! Top Gear, starring Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May is probably the most popular show on TV. The show relaunched in 2002 and since then its rating have exploded. This simple "car show" is watched by 350 Million people world wide. For a long time, it was not broadcast in the United States, but that didn't stop anyone as Top Gear is also one of the most pirated shows on the internet with 300,000 downloads per episode. The show features stunts, chases, reviews, races, and all sorts of other tomfoolery. Plus, at the end of every season they elect a "Car of the Year". This is a list of those automobiles that have been honored.
Lamborghini Gallardo LP550-2 Valentino Balboni
Won in 2009. Top Gear loves the Gallardo, and this is the best Gallardo ever made.
Won in 2008. (R500) Fun on the road... even more fun on the track. see more on Caterham 7
Won in 2007. Tied with Subaru Outback. The car of the everyman... at least in Great Britain. see more on Ford Mondeo
Won in 2007. Tied with Ford Mondeo. A well made marriage of a station wagon and an SUV.
#11 on The Best Car Valuessee more on Subaru Outback
Won in 2006. (Spyder) A great, GREAT car. And great looking too... especially with the top down.
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Won in 2005. Arguably the greatest modern feat of automotive engineering.
#60 on The Best Cars Ever Madesee more on Bugatti Veyron
Won in 2004. Fast hatchbacks. Gotta love 'em. And this one's the best.
#77 on The Ultimate Dream Garage
#10 on The Best Car Valuessee more on Volkswagen GTI