Mercedes SLR Oslo Challenge Part 1 | Top Gear | BBC

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  • Published: 30 June 2010
  • Can a boat beat a car? In an epic splash and dash from London to Oslo, Jeremy Clarkson pits the Mercedes McLaren SLR against Richard Hammond and James May who are making the journey by boat.

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  • omgwtf696969
    omgwtf696969  1 days back

    5:53 "nono no! grow up" that is exactly me.

    • StraightHugo
      StraightHugo  2 weeks back

      This is a rare car to watch these days. Last time I saw 2 in 2010 samel location and it was in Mamaia, Romania . 🤣 The level of curruption there.

      • Connor English -mills
        Connor English -mills  2 weeks back

        MAGGIES IN THE MUD

        • Langolier
          Langolier  3 weeks back

          This piece of junk is more expensive than Lexus LFA. However no one complained about its price the way they did for LFA ... Perhaps because LFA is a better car than this and European fagrats could not take it in ... It must be it ... I don't see any other reason because LFA ended up being the fastest car of its time with street tires around Nurburgring. This piece of junk did not even do shite !!!!

          • MidnightFUn12
            MidnightFUn12  3 weeks back

            This is slr is a classic.

            • Al Baba
              Al Baba  4 weeks back

              My God, that's one ugly looking car!!! £330,000! F off!

              • Juho P
                Juho P  4 weeks back

                Mmm, Nightlife

                • DW bro
                  DW bro  1 months back

                  hes old his hips gone hes done hell never make it :D :D

                  • IAmZebra
                    IAmZebra  1 months back

                    Top 3 favorite cars, so gorgeous

                    • j k
                      j k  1 months back

                      hey bbc, since you've bailed on your deal with Amazon Prime, the least you could do is offer Top Gear clips like this in HD.

                      • j k
                        j k  1 months back

                        This is my favorite Top Gear race.

                        • Daunte uflay
                          Daunte uflay  1 months back

                          1:30 that soundtrack mate is superb

                          • baterie srl
                            baterie srl  1 months back

                            should use the 722 GT version ...

                            • Airforce 5
                              Airforce 5  1 months back

                              There not flying a 737 there flying a A321

                              • Airforce 5
                                Airforce 5  1 months back

                                3:07 me every second in my life

                                • Airforce 5
                                  Airforce 5  1 months back

                                  Why would it be a 737-400 that's old

                                  • Pg2572
                                    Pg2572  1 months back

                                    His nod at 2:20

                                    • lloyd9710
                                      lloyd9710  1 months back

                                      I hate the channel tunnel better off on the boat at least when the announcements are being played your moving

                                      • lloyd9710
                                        lloyd9710  1 months back

                                        Always delays in Britain it’s actually embarrassing

                                        • Tier harribel
                                          Tier harribel  1 months back

                                          Wished mercedes gave Chrysler the chance to make the ME412 Chrysler back then. Guess they said f*** that car and went for the mercedes SLR because they knew after spending millions on that project. If they'd gave Chrysler the go ahead mercedes SLR wouldnt have gotten much sales

                                          • Tedd Dom
                                            Tedd Dom  1 months back

                                            5:33 spooky

                                            • s
                                              s  1 months back

                                              what did Jezza call the satnav when it gave wrong directions to the tunnel??

                                              • Ivan Hernandez
                                                Ivan Hernandez  1 months back

                                                3:09 I don't care about the planes 😂😂

                                                • Clay Bailey
                                                  Clay Bailey  1 months back

                                                  As an American when he said “330,000 pound” I thought he was talking about weight

                                                  • Planespotter 33
                                                    Planespotter 33  1 months back

                                                    Don't worry May I care about the airplanes

                                                    • Jon Paradero
                                                      Jon Paradero  2 months back

                                                      Clarkson's little rants here are actually pure gold like the "THE CHANNEL TUNNEL IS STRAIGHT AHEAD, I CAN READ!!!!"

                                                      • mikhailr13
                                                        mikhailr13  2 months back

                                                        Ohhhh, Spookehh

                                                        • Ben Whitmore
                                                          Ben Whitmore  2 months back

                                                          Should of just took a flight from London to Oslo, then public transportation would defo of won..

                                                          • R Ruiz
                                                            R Ruiz  2 months back

                                                            No way that car is 150 tons

                                                            • Paw X Paw
                                                              Paw X Paw  2 months back

                                                              There was me thinking I liked the SLK, until I saw this. Love it when they do these race you there programmes. Jeremy normally wins but not always. Eurotunnel was very smooth and easy when I used it, riding abroad on motorbikes with pals. I decided to stay on in France a few more days and still just turned up at departures and got any train back.

                                                              • Heri Eystberg
                                                                Heri Eystberg  2 months back

                                                                Although being a beautiful car it reminds me of a goblin with that snout in the centre of the bonnet!

                                                                • Hammern28
                                                                  Hammern28  2 months back

                                                                  These three together in a show, is golden. No one ever, will be able to reach their entertainment value.

                                                                  • Dayumhesgood
                                                                    Dayumhesgood  2 months back

                                                                    Why didn’t hammond and may just take a plane from heathrow to oslo?

                                                                    • Guilherme Ferreira
                                                                      Guilherme Ferreira  2 months back

                                                                      "They demolished the terminal urrr"

                                                                      • Γιαννης 2002
                                                                        Γιαννης 2002  2 months back

                                                                        i love how James takes the time to use his aviation knowledge at the airport

                                                                        • Alex Auletta
                                                                          Alex Auletta  2 months back

                                                                          why didn’t the fly straight to oslo it’s like a 2 hour flight

                                                                          • scott smith
                                                                            scott smith  2 months back

                                                                            I’ve been 20 mph in a drive through store

                                                                            • B P
                                                                              B P  3 months back

                                                                              Never understood these challenges.

                                                                              Sure, if you drove at the top speed of the car you may win - but you cannot.

                                                                              If you drive at the speed limit you will arrive at the same time as if you drove a Ford Fiesta,

                                                                              • Seb. Obie
                                                                                Seb. Obie  3 months back

                                                                                James: What plane is it?
                                                                                Check-in lady: 737
                                                                                James: 737, is it the 737-400 or
                                                                                Hammond: Stop it

                                                                                • servicarrider
                                                                                  servicarrider  3 months back

                                                                                  If I were forced to travel with that incredible bore, Captain Slow, I would knock him out, drag him off to the ships barbers shop and have him fixed...and then as long as I was there I'd have his hair cut. A big boy haircut. His first.

                                                                                  • Barath Srinivasan
                                                                                    Barath Srinivasan  3 months back

                                                                                    Hurry up and wait... :)

                                                                                    • Konvalina11 _
                                                                                      Konvalina11 _  3 months back

                                                                                      A 1982 volkswagen rabbit diesel or 1988 mercedes 190D (2.5) turbo would beat the SLR because speed limits and the Mercedes and volkswagen dont have to stop for fuel at all really 1000 miles on a single tank

                                                                                      • Patrick Chen
                                                                                        Patrick Chen  3 months back

                                                                                        Beautiful dancing girls everywhere - James may 2010

                                                                                        • Rafael Oda
                                                                                          Rafael Oda  3 months back

                                                                                          X55 SLR? oh no personalized plates... 😂😂😂

                                                                                          • Andrew P. Roberts
                                                                                            Andrew P. Roberts  3 months back

                                                                                            This car looks like a blobfish

                                                                                            • Razif Razak
                                                                                              Razif Razak  3 months back

                                                                                              Sport Light Race

                                                                                              • Pawbulhed
                                                                                                Pawbulhed  3 months back

                                                                                                I'm sorry but even though the Merc is VERY fast it's absolutely HIDEOUS. It's not a good looking car at all.

                                                                                                • Luke
                                                                                                  Luke  3 months back

                                                                                                  Permission to come aboard please skipper