The Top Gear Police Department

Series 21, Episode 1 was the first episode of Top Gear's twenty-first series and the show's most recent episode. The premiere episode aired on the 2nd of February, 2014. The episode will the first episode of Top Gear to air 2014.



The presenters attempt to prove that hatch-backs from their younger days are better than the modern equivalents. To demonstrate this each chooses their favourite hot hatch and the trio set off an a road trip, taking in a series of challenges along the way. Their test culminate at an army training ground in Wales where they must take on the fearsome Top Gear Police Department


Hugh Bonneville, star of the television show Downtown Abbey, performed a wet lap in the Vauxhall Astra.