The BEST episodes of The Grand Tour (2016)

Every episode of The Grand Tour (2016) ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of The Grand Tour (2016)!

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May are back with a show about adventure, excitement and friendship... as long as you accept that the people you call friends are also the ones you find extremely annoying. Sometimes it's even a show about cars. Follow them on their global adventure.

Last Updated: 4/7/2024Network: Prime VideoStatus: Continuing
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Survival of the Fattest
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8.45
1317 votes

#1 - Survival of the Fattest

Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired 4/5/2019

In a special episode, Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May are dropped in the vast wilderness of Mongolia, then provided with some basic rations and all the flat-packed parts they need to build a vehicle which will provide their only chance of escape to civilisation before they starve or strangle each other.

Directors: Phil Churchward
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Funeral for a Ford
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8.29
1185 votes

#2 - Funeral for a Ford

Season 3 - Episode 14 - Aired 4/12/2019

In the final episode of the series, Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May pay tribute to one of the bedrocks of British life, the medium-sized Ford saloon, starting with the Cortina of the ‘60s and ‘70s, moving on to the Sierra of the 1980s and ending with the Mondeo, a model that has achieved something no other car in history has managed.

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The Holy Trinity
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8.21
5601 votes

#3 - The Holy Trinity

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 11/18/2016

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May start their brand new car show with hundreds of cars, thousands of people, a fire spitting metal scorpion and a squadron of jets in the California desert, plus three amazing hybrid hypercars and a brilliant BMW.

Directors: Phil Churchward
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A Scandi Flick
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8.13
920 votes

#4 - A Scandi Flick

Season 5 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/16/2022

In their first post pandemic road trip, Jeremy, Richard and James head for the icy wastes of the Scandinavian Arctic Circle. At the wheel of their three favourite rally cars the boys embark on a catastrophe filled adventure that takes in Cold War sub bases, frozen lake race tracks, crashes and ski resort chaos as they drag their homemade houses from the coast of Norway to the Russian Border.

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Past v Future
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8.05
2817 votes

#5 - Past v Future

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired 2/3/2017

The Grand Tour tent is in Dubai for the final show of the season in which Jeremy Clarkson pits his old fashioned Volkswagen Golf GTI against James May’s electrically-powered BMW i3, Richard Hammond learns how to drift, James is forced to take part in a weird sport called winching, and the Bugatti Veyron drag races against the Porsche 918 Spyder.

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Seamen
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7.97
1174 votes

#6 - Seamen

Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired 12/13/2019

In the first of a series of feature length Specials, Clarkson, Hammond and May take a one time only break from cars and set out on an epic journey across Cambodia and Vietnam...in boats. This adventure packed voyage sees the hapless trio experience thrills, spills and genuine danger as they try to navigate their way through the world’s most iconic waterway - the Mekong Delta.

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It’s a gas, gas, gas
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7.96
1647 votes

#7 - It’s a gas, gas, gas

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 1/19/2018

Richard Hammond and James May relive the tedium of getting fuel by inventing a new system for filling up without stopping and Jeremy Clarkson recounts the epic battle between Audi and Lancia during the 1983 world rally championship. Plus, Hammond is at the Eboladrome to test the Lamborghini Huracan Performante and boxer Anthony Joshua goes up against WWE star Bill Goldberg in Celebrity Face Off.

Directors: Gavin Whitehead
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Colombia Special (2)
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7.95
1341 votes

#8 - Colombia Special (2)

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/26/2019

In a special episode, Clarkson, Hammond and May clatter across Colombia in a Jeep Wrangler, a Chevrolet Silverado pick-up and a Fiat Panda 4x4 as they attempt to capture high quality images of interesting animals to be used as Amazon’s new screensavers, encountering epic scenery, extreme peril, weird hobbies and even some actual animals along the way.

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The Falls Guys
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7.91
1969 votes

#9 - The Falls Guys

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 12/15/2017

We are in New York to find the fastest way from the Big Apple to Niagara Falls in a race featuring Jeremy in the new Ford GT versus James May on public transportation, dragging an injured Richard Hammond. Also, Jeremy tests the Mercedes-AMG GT R at the Eboladrome, cricketer Kevin Pietersen goes against baseball’s Brian Wilson in Celebrity Face Off, and The American test driver is replaced.

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The Beach (Buggy) Boys (1)
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7.91
3517 votes

#10 - The Beach (Buggy) Boys (1)

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 12/29/2016

In the first of two Namibia special shows, Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May are challenged to complete an epic journey across Namibia in three beach buggies, each built to their personal spec.What starts off as a simple determination to win an argument with their boss turns into an amazing adventure across some of the most incredible desert scenery Africa has to offer.

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Happy Finnish Christmas
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7.90
3301 votes

#11 - Happy Finnish Christmas

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 12/23/2016

The Grand Tour tent is in Kakslauttanen, Finland – deep within the Arctic Circle – where Richard and Jeremy compare the Ford Mustang V8 and the Ford Focus RS. The presenters also run through some ideal Christmas gifts for car fans.

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The Beach (Buggy) Boys (2)
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7.89
3212 votes

#12 - The Beach (Buggy) Boys (2)

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 12/31/2016

Jeremy, Richard and James continue their battle across Namibia in a quest to prove that beach buggies are brilliant. Having survived the challenges of the desert, the trio must now brace themselves for even greater hardship involving rough roads, camping, rhino conservation and a rather unusual river crossing.

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An Itchy Urus
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7.88
1224 votes

#13 - An Itchy Urus

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired 2/8/2019

In this episode, Jeremy Clarkson is in Sweden driving the new Lamborghini Urus SUV, James May is at the Eboladrome trying the Alpine A110 sports car, and Richard Hammond profiles Scottish racing driver Jim Clark, arguably the greatest racer of any generation.

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7.88
2869 votes

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Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired 1/27/2017

The Grand Tour tent is once again in Loch Ness, Scotland after a monster discovery since the last show. This week, the hosts tour central Europe in a Jaguar F-Pace, a Bentley Bentayga and a Range Rover Autobiography, arguing over which is the best SUV and trying not to giggle at road signs. Also in this show, Jeremy kills preconceptions as he laps the Eboladrome in a Lexus GS F, the hosts examine the point of launch control, and Hollywood legend Tim Burton is invited to play Celebrity Brain Crash.

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Past, present or future
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7.88
2210 votes

#15 - Past, present or future

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 12/8/2017

For the opening episode, we are in Switzerland where the presenters compare a Lamborghini Aventador S, a Honda NSX and an all-electric Croatian supercar called the Rimac Concept One in a battle of past, present and future. Richard's hillclimb takes an unexpected turn. And Ricky Wilson of The Voice UK and David Hasselhoff from America's Got Talent go head-to-head in the all-new Celebrity Face Off.

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Oh, Canada
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7.87
1608 votes

#16 - Oh, Canada

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired 2/9/2018

The Grand Tour tests the Alfa Romeo Stelvio, Porsche Macan, and Range Rover Velar in the rugged and challenging landscape of Canada. Back in the UK, Jeremy conducts a legally perilous test of the Tesla Model X and Rory McIlroy takes on Paris Hilton in Celebrity Face Off.

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Eurocrash
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7.85
722 votes

#17 - Eurocrash

Season 5 - Episode 2 - Aired 6/16/2023

Jeremy, Richard and James head to Central Europe on a road trip nobody has ever thought of, in cars nobody would ever dream of. This epic 1400-mile journey takes them from Gdańsk in Poland, through Slovakia, Hungary and Slovenia. They sample some Soviet style Formula 1, are attacked by deadly archers, recruit a famous racing driver and take part in a spectacular Fast and Furious climax.

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Blasts from the past
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7.83
1512 votes

#18 - Blasts from the past

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 1/26/2018

Jeremy Clarkson and Richard Hammond tour Europe in a pair of brand new British sports cars built to designs from the 1950s, an undertaking spoilt by the arrival of James May in a modern Honda Civic Type R. Back in the UK, Jeremy is at the Eboladrome to track test the Ford GT from episode 2.

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Sand Job
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7.81
541 votes

#19 - Sand Job

Season 5 - Episode 3 - Aired 2/16/2024

In the remote African country of Mauritania, trio follows in the footsteps of the legendary Paris-Dakar rally. Instead of bespoke Dakar racers, the boys must complete their journey in cheap modified sports cars.

Directors: Phil Churchward
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Breaking, badly
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7.81
1560 votes

#20 - Breaking, badly

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 2/2/2018

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May attempt to build a road-legal amphibious car with which they can smash a British water speed record. Elsewhere in this show, Jeremy looks back at two 1990s supercars, the Jaguar XJ220 and Bugatti EB 110 SS, and Celebrity Face Off finds the world’s fastest magician Dynamo goes head-to-head against Penn & Teller.

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Jaaaaaaaags
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7.81
1661 votes

#21 - Jaaaaaaaags

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 1/12/2018

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May try to prove that old Jaguars are not only stylish and roguish, but also strong and reliable with a road trip across Colorado featuring a dirt track, a dangerous runway and a brave attempt to go skiing in cars. Plus Luke Evans and Kiefer Sutherland go head-to-head in Celebrity Face Off.

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A Massive Hunt
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7.80
991 votes

#22 - A Massive Hunt

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired 12/17/2020

The intrepid trio find themselves back on four wheels for their latest adventure. Armed with sports cars, Richard, James and Jeremy think they are in for a cushy road trip as they arrive on the exotic island of Reunion and race on the world’s most expensive piece of tarmac. But a bizarre challenge propels them to Madagascar where they must tackle the world’s toughest road.

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Sea to Unsalty Sea
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7.79
1170 votes

#23 - Sea to Unsalty Sea

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired 3/22/2019

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May take an Aston Martin DBS, a Bentley Continental GT and a BMW M850i for an epic drive between the salty Black Sea in Georgia and the fresh water Caspian Sea in Azerbaijan in order to find the best grand touring car for a fish enthusiast.

Directors: Phil Churchward
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Motown Funk
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7.78
1390 votes

#24 - Motown Funk

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/18/2019

In the first episode of a brand new season, Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May make a pilgrimage to Detroit to drive three highly tuned muscle cars on the deserted streets of this once-great motor city. Also in this show, Jeremy drives the super-lightweight, super-hardcore, 789 horsepower McLaren Senna.

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International Buffoons' Vacation
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7.78
1224 votes

#25 - International Buffoons' Vacation

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 3/1/2019

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May are told to take an RV holiday across the south western United States but rapidly stage a mutiny before re-grouping in used RVs they have modified themselves, with mixed results.

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