TopGearers, it might be time to enter into a 10-day mourning period after hearing the news that there might be no new TopGear season until next year.
Yesterday, TopGear supremo Jeremy Clarkson suggested the show will break with tradition and won’t produce a new season for later this year. You can blame the London Olympics, most likely.
UPDATE 11/10/2012: Filming kicks-off for new, 2013 TopGear series
Talking to a South African radio program, Jezza said the upcoming Top Gear Live tour, expected to also visit Australia, would be the only time the three hosts work together this year.
“It is going to be, it better be absolutely fantastic, it’s also about the only time the three of us are working together this year because there’s no Top Gear on this year.”
Listen to the interview here. The potentially heart-crushingly bad news is at 8:14…
So yes, not great news. We’ve contacted our friends at the BBC to see if this is true. Stand by.
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