£500 Sports Car Challenge

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  • Published on Aug 9, 2019
  • This week, Ethan and Jack give Alex the task of purchasing a sports car... for only £500.
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  • J Thomas
    J Thomas 3 days ago

    That's amazing. You bought it for only £500, and yet it looks like it's worth about… £500.

  • Ashley Sutherland
    Ashley Sutherland 3 days ago

    So if your ruling out the Hyundai coupe and Toyota Celica because of their humble origins than the MG should not be counted. It uses 2 rover metro subframes front and rear with hydrolastic in early F models, clever use of resources but hardly original pedigree

  • rabbitss11
    rabbitss11 4 days ago

    £500 sports car, not so much a challenge more of a desire to go into debt

  • alfredlikc00
    alfredlikc00 9 days ago

    NB mx5?

  • Connor Whitney
    Connor Whitney 9 days ago

    Can you do more of these videos

  • klemen kolar
    klemen kolar 16 days ago +2

    This guy is trying way too hard to flex his muscles

  • Oli S
    Oli S 19 days ago

    next challenge should be to buy new socks....yuck

  • Kash Sattar
    Kash Sattar 20 days ago

    Toyota Corolla twin cam 16v for less that £500 all day 2 door sports PHAST AS PHUCK

  • Mairold Kunimägi
    Mairold Kunimägi 23 days ago

    " Cant ask for more than that" Jup actually one could ask for a car which has its steering wheen on the correct side :D

  • Tom Hudson
    Tom Hudson 27 days ago +4

    do a £50,000 supercar challenge

  • MotoCat
    MotoCat 27 days ago +9

    I just checked Carsales in Australia, searching for registered 2 door sports cars under $1kAUD, which is barely higher than 500 quid
    There is literally 1 option in the whole country, a 1992 Ford Capri with 374,000kms

    You guys are lucky to have so many cheap cars available

  • ZeeMotto
    ZeeMotto 27 days ago

    Personally think you fellas missed a trick with the Fiat Barchetta or a Ford Puma

  • gru the boss man
    gru the boss man 29 days ago

    I love west witterings I go there on holiday and it’s a beautiful place.

  • Izy Hamblinz
    Izy Hamblinz 29 days ago

    Are cars just cheaper in the UK? Here in America, you're looking at older Honda Civics hovering around $1000 minimum. Yet you guys are able to find old sports cars for cheaper...

  • Awais
    Awais Month ago

    What’s with the camera angle? Always got their toes in my face wth

  • Trev Atkin
    Trev Atkin Month ago

    Would love to see more of these challenges. These were the best thing that Top Gear used to do imo, when Top Gear used to be half decent.

  • Shivraj yadav
    Shivraj yadav Month ago

    Shivraj yadav

  • Jack McDonald
    Jack McDonald Month ago

    Bro, your front and rear sub frames are both corroded to shit, get over yourself. 300 quid id too much to pay.

  • So. Louud
    So. Louud Month ago

    Fuck u guys

  • David Robert Gibson

    Is that a Honda CB300R parked in the garden? What do you think of it?

  • Anders Forsman
    Anders Forsman Month ago +1

    In the comedy timeline i can see the muffler come loose at 18:31 and then the head gasket blows at 18:38!

  • Sarmad Abrar
    Sarmad Abrar Month ago +2

    Even my smart phone costs more than that 🤣😂🤣😂

  • dave edvalds
    dave edvalds Month ago

    Cars are cheaper in GB than Seattle area .... that would be 2,500 to 3,500 here

  • Mr. Jesus
    Mr. Jesus Month ago

    mr2 ?!?

  • Huzaifa Rizwan
    Huzaifa Rizwan Month ago

    Search on auto tempest

  • justin brown
    justin brown Month ago

    Half bald midget bastard his jokes are as funny as aids

  • Reese Purchase
    Reese Purchase Month ago

    😂 good old emsworth

  • WilsonLee5
    WilsonLee5 Month ago

    Had one of these in storage at work for about 7 years as soon as it was pulled out and started the head gasket went on the mot ramp😂

  • pauline bates
    pauline bates Month ago

    what about insurance before driving or are you driving uninsured

  • Alex V
    Alex V Month ago

    call it Magnus

  • David Knowles
    David Knowles Month ago

    2 months later and it's still on the road according to the DVLA:)

  • Wanna be Retro
    Wanna be Retro Month ago

    Get an MGB

  • Chemistril
    Chemistril Month ago

    Alex I would give everything to have that sticker of Phil!

  • Mister Driftster
    Mister Driftster Month ago

    Bought a micra for 10€ and it actually works kinda good enough.

  • theymusthatetesla
    theymusthatetesla Month ago

    Lads....your 'JFK' pal, is a bit of a jerk, methinks :(

    (Not a joke)

  • Josh
    Josh Month ago +1

    This was great but it would’ve been cool if all three of you competed and had say a week to each buy your own car and reveal them at the end.

  • JtotheW
    JtotheW Month ago

    They are good fun but the head gasket will go sooner rather than later.

  • John Moriarty
    John Moriarty Month ago

    Mg and z3 are roadsters

  • Prigruss
    Prigruss Month ago

    Does the camera man have a foot fetish? Early vid it's a focal point

  • Kimpee S.
    Kimpee S. Month ago

    Please do more about this

  • David Grove
    David Grove Month ago

    What happened to this car? Scrap yard?

  • IQ 1985
    IQ 1985 Month ago

    Love these! You have to do more 👍🏽

  • East Coast Exotics USA

    the mg is gross : /

  • David Jebson
    David Jebson 2 months ago

    Another great video guys, you really do the "buying cheap cars" thing very well !!!

  • Emma Paignton
    Emma Paignton 2 months ago +1

    What about a supercar for £10,000

  • Benjamin Szépvölgyi
    Benjamin Szépvölgyi 2 months ago

    Legend says the other dude is still sending the address.

  • Richard Mortimore
    Richard Mortimore 2 months ago

    Most importantly - is West Kebab actually any good? I might be moving to West London soon and will need a takeaway to frequent 👌🏻

  • Aiden Studios
    Aiden Studios 2 months ago +1

    12:05 that guy in the background lmaoo

  • Vtine
    Vtine 2 months ago

    I'm in the US and would kill to be able to get a car like that for a few hundred bucks. Just to have for fun and the weekends. I've looked around. Just seems like for that price cars are way way worse here in the States.

  • Johnny du Toit
    Johnny du Toit 2 months ago

    Should have called it ‘Sporty-Mac-Sport-Face’

  • Lloyd Boyd
    Lloyd Boyd 2 months ago

    Only a matter of miles until the head goes bad

  • Taz Bert
    Taz Bert 2 months ago

    Don't diss the Perodua's! Awesome little shitboxes they are. :)

  • Lazarou Pontypridd
    Lazarou Pontypridd 2 months ago

    Before watching episode would have something like a Clio 182 be acceptable?

  • dave johnson
    dave johnson 2 months ago

    Mgf hah what a piece of dirt

  • Direccionmuyfacil123
    Direccionmuyfacil123 2 months ago +1

    Why not do a minicabbing challenge? To get the best taxi they can get for £750 and use it as a minicab for a night or two

  • Linssensuppe
    Linssensuppe 2 months ago

    Lovely lurcher !

  • fly bobbie
    fly bobbie 2 months ago

    I had MGTF, lovely car economical 38 urban 48 mway.....but, gasket blew 9 months down the line, then when repaired it blew the lower hoses. So moral is get those replaced as well as the gasket. Also you can do a instant tune up, just pump the throttle several times with the ignition on. Prior to that a car i looked at a £2500 Z3. It looked like it had been pulled out of a river.

  • kuba181181
    kuba181181 2 months ago

    Why not search on eBay as well? Loads of bargains out there....

  • Don't Worry
    Don't Worry 2 months ago

    His name is Margret ?

  • Tom1996
    Tom1996 2 months ago

    $1000 pounds each and you’ve got to race from one side of england? To the other. Idk how big england is tho maybe include a few other euros