Series 22, Episode 8 was the eighth and final episode of the twenty-second series of Top Gear. The final episode was officially announced on the 9th of June, 2015 and aired on BBC Two on the 28th of June, 2015, some three months after the show was put on hiatus.
Notably, the episode marked the final appearance of long-time Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson, who was dismissed from the show in March, 2015, and fellow presenters James May and Richard Hammond, who declined to renew their contracts in the aftermath of Clarkson's dismissal.
It was the first and last episode in Top Gear's current history to be presented by James May and Richard Hammond, without former presenter Jeremy Clarkson, and the last episode in which May, Hammond, and Clarkson appeared.
Film 1 Edit
Jeremy, James, and Richard are challenged to involve themselves in the world of classic car ownership buy each purchasing a cheap midget convertible and embarking on a series of challenges including a mishap-filled track day.
Film 2 Edit
The presenters are tasked with purchasing the best secondhand SUV possible for less than 250 pounds. Having made their selections the guys are then instructed to meet up for a series of challenges involving indoor ski slopes, caravans, and lots of mud with a terrifying penalty for the loser.