Top Gear Season 17 Episode 2
James drives the new Aston Martin Virage and the Stig takes it around the test track. Jeremy, James, and Richard go on a road trip challenge through Italy to Monaco driving three hot hatches the Citroën DS3 Racing, Renault Clio Renault Sport Cup, and Fiat 500 Abarth SS.
Hammond was in Johannesburg because the car is South African built by the Paramount Group.
It is 21 feet long and 9 feet tall. Its engine produces 290 horsepower, with a top speed of 70mph.
The Porsche 911 Turbo and an ageing VW Beetle go head-to-head in an extraordinary one-mile drag race. Richard Hammond in the Porsche must cover the distance on the ground while the Beetle is dropped from a helicopter.