The thirteenth and final episode of the first series of the Amazon motoring show The Grand Tour premiered on the 3rd February, 2017. It was entitled Past v Future. Filming for the studio segments of the show took place in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Synopsis Edit

Segments Edit

Clarkson and May get personal as Jeremy pits his own petrol-powered Volkswagen Golf GTi against May's own electricity-powered BMW i3.

Also, May is introduced to the sport of winching while Hammond is taught how to drift like a professional.

Finally, Hammond stages a drag race between the Porsche 918 Spyder, the Bugatti Veyron, and a rather unsuspecting Nissan Patrol.

Track Test Edit


Celebrity Brain Crash Edit

The guest this week is F1 Star Daniel Ricciardo who attempts to reach the tent in a hovercraft, however, he is killed as he loses control and crashes.

Tent Location Edit

For this episode, the tent was pitched in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. More specifically, the tent was pitched at the base of the Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the word.

Trailer Edit

Past v Future - 01x13 - Trailer

Past v Future - 01x13 - Trailer

In the series finale, May goes winching, Hammond goes drifting, May and Clarkson put their own cars against each other, and the Porsche 918 is put to the test against the Bugatti Veyron.