Series 18 of Top Gear premiered on January 29th 2012. It contains the Indian Special (also the 2011 Christmas special). The usual presenting team of Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May will return for the eighteenth installment of the show.
It is known, via a blog post on the official Top Gear site, that the eighteenth season will contain the presenters visiting Sweden to partake or spectate ice racing, and China to talk about the local motoring industry. The presenters will also cross Italy in a Noble M600,McLaren MP4-12C and a Lamborghini Aventador.