Jeremy Clarkson Tests His Jet Engine Powered Amphibious Car | The Grand Tour

  • On a quest to break the UK Speed Record for an amphibious vehicle, Project Leader Clarkson decides the trio need an engine from a Russian fighter jet. What could possibly go wrong?
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Comments • 961

  • The Grand Tour
    The Grand Tour  15 days ago +753

    Who fancies a drive in this contraption?

    • Breno The music dude
      Breno The music dude 5 days ago

      @We’ll be right back amphibious car season 3 I think

    • We’ll be right back
      We’ll be right back 5 days ago

      From what episode is this clip?

    • Krope
      Krope 6 days ago

      100%, but can we do something about the engine? It's pushing the nose into the water. If we manage to tip the exhaust nozzle (thx google), slightly upwards, it should help lift the nose up. I'm fairly confident it would help us reach up 6 mph-ish. If we go downhill with the wind in our back, maybe even 10?

    • Breno The music dude
      Breno The music dude 7 days ago

      In my opinion the reason the car/boat didn't work is because the engine was too heavy for the boat thus making the boat practically sink , they would have been better off using smaller jets which distributed the weight more evenly

    • randomdoodification
      randomdoodification 8 days ago

      would be better if you angled it so it DIDNT push the front of the vehicle into the water

  • Pedro Affonso Paula Barboza

    Which episode is this?

  • dolita windo
    dolita windo 20 hours ago

    Hammond arrived at the goal before the jet powered vehicle. What a man!

  • MilanM
    MilanM 22 hours ago

    From wich episode is this? How I didnt watch?🤔

  • luthmhor
    luthmhor Day ago

    Wouldn't the suction from that jet be insane? Or is it just the exhaust end that has a ton of power?

  • LP
    LP Day ago

    They’re like the English Mythbusters, but with far more genius.

  • DIY or die
    DIY or die Day ago

    Majestic failure.

  • Misses Witch
    Misses Witch Day ago

    To be honest I'm surprised they didn't just sink at the start. I was expecting that so Richard Hammond made a good choice staying out.

  • KumaBean
    KumaBean 2 days ago

    This reminds me so much of being a teenager building stuff to play with, putting my all into it getting it finished and looking good, just for it to be a complete and utter failure, lmao
    I'm talking everything from model aircraft to petrol go-karts, some help from an adult would have been nice (not these three though, clearly!) 😂

    • KumaBean
      KumaBean 2 days ago

      Just remembered, I tried to build a prototype hovercraft too once, complete failure lol

  • none one
    none one 2 days ago

    At one point in Clarkson's Farm TV show on Amazon Prime, he opens a shop. What surprises and puzzles me is how many people show up to buy things. Is Britain really that fucked up, that you are all so desperate to get some fresh food?
    You can't just go to Tescos or whatever it is and get what you want?
    I mean....sure, it may be nice food, but the shots showed something like 200 cars trying to get into a shop the size of a one car garage, and all get stuck in the mud parking lot.
    Are people really THAT desperate in Britain?
    No, it is not credible that 200 cars appeared at the shop just to get on TV.
    Unless......are people in Britain seriously that bored, that starved for stimulation? Is it that dull, really?

    Could someone from Britain please explain this to me?

    Another scene, Clarkson goes to buy ingredients for ONE MEAL, "a ploughman's" from a shop, and it cost him over 80 pounds....I think that is about 120 that normal? Seems insane. The stereotype is all British food is it BOTH horrible AND expensive? Why would you stay in such a shit hole, if this is true?

    Don't respond with "Oh it is also bad in other places", EXPLAIN IN DETAIL. If number one, things a really are that awful and really are that expensive, then, number two: Why Do You Stay In Britain?

    A friend went to Ireland when we were both twenty years old.
    He came back and I asked him what it was like.

    He said:
    "they do literally skateboarding, no darts, no pool, no video games, no card playing, no joke telling, no dancing, no parties, no movies, nothing. No matter what age, from 14 to 80, all they do EVERY SINGLE NIGHT is sit in a pub, they never stand or do anything, never sing or dance, just sit and get drunk with a glum sullen silence. EVERY SINGLE NIGHT.~ Drunk. This was around 1989 in a major irish city.

    Around 1985 a cousin went to Britain, came back. What was it like I asked. She said only one thing: "Everything there costs five to ten times more than it costs here. Don't ever go."

    Which British Prince said, England would be fine if we could just get rid of all the dirty wogs.
    How is Clarkson so rich, and since he is very ugly, very old and a complete ASSHOLE personality, how does he have a lovely girlfriend, is she just leeching off his money?
    Is Clarkson just the Donald Trump of Britain?

  • Brenda Visconti
    Brenda Visconti 2 days ago

    What a trip!!! Love you guys😘

  • KieranSmithy
    KieranSmithy 2 days ago

    Which episode is this from

  • MoosesValley
    MoosesValley 3 days ago

    Thought it was going to nose dive ... 🤣

  • Party Boy
    Party Boy 3 days ago

    🤣🤣Funny as always great stuff

  • jc denton
    jc denton 4 days ago +1

    we need a race between this and the hover van

  • Brian R
    Brian R 4 days ago

    How are these people still alive

  • fishsticks666
    fishsticks666 4 days ago

    maybe putting a jet engine in front of a window isn't the best idea to get POWERRRR

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    Tonight on top gear we are going to show you how you can re create chernobyl’s cooling lake

  • Vilis Lacis
    Vilis Lacis 4 days ago

    3:34 is epic!

  • Magnetic Fishing Madness

    It's the angle of the jet engine, it's pushing the front of the vehicle into the water creating more drag. If it was angled slightly up I bet you could get up to a much better speed than 3....

  • infernalzen
    infernalzen 4 days ago

    free power turbine +prop shaft would be what u want

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    Mieczysław Turbak 4 days ago

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    kingdom music 5 days ago

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  • Cory Harlow
    Cory Harlow 5 days ago

    Jeremy: the issue is
    Hammond: it doesn't work
    Jeremy: yes
    Classic top gear shenanigans!

  • Breakthesteak
    Breakthesteak 5 days ago

    What episode is this?

  • Gregory Stanners
    Gregory Stanners 5 days ago

    "Not Fast,Not Furious"

  • We’ll be right back

    From what episode is this clip?

  • Gregory Stanners
    Gregory Stanners 5 days ago

    "Last of the summer wine" on steriods?

  • TraustiGeir
    TraustiGeir 5 days ago +3

    I love Jeremy's optimism, Hammond's pessimism and James' realism.

  • Metal Catholic
    Metal Catholic 6 days ago

    Look! that thing fast, sounds fast that is.

  • JohnWoo / Pinnath
    JohnWoo / Pinnath 6 days ago

    What series is this?

  • Huber Heinrich
    Huber Heinrich 6 days ago

    Corona Krieg 🤮Und alle machen mit 🤮🤮🤮

  • sehhi vooty
    sehhi vooty 6 days ago +1

    James May for the win with his explanation of the drag coefficient.

  • Peter Gambier
    Peter Gambier 6 days ago

    Ever since the days of Top Gear I've marvelled at all the amazing adaptions & stunts they've created over the years, driving sportscars through Romania, the Toyboater and caravan pisstakes being some of the favourites, the scariest was probably the homophobic reaction in the US southern town to Richard's 'Man Love' car.
    This water car film has to be up there with the rest, the hilarious speedometer and Jeremy's '70 is a 100' dial and the 3mph speed achieved. Yet none of that matters because what's important are the ludicrous and imaginary stunts and doing them plus the hilarious commentary from all 3 and the fade out of Captain Slow reeling off the reasons for this particularly epic failure.
    Since last December I've become a part time carer, looking after my newly widowed 85 year old mum who has colonic cancer (Europe's most common cancer) and has lost interest in doing anything and doesn't want to wake up in the morning. Last week she got her 3 offspring to sign the DNR form. She's given up and just wants to be with our Dad.
    At the days end we sit and watch her TV and one evening, on a hunch, I put on the 1st episode of Clarkson's Farm which she loved and was keen to watch more, even mastering the TV remote (something she had no previous interest in doing) and is looking forward to season 2.
    I'd like to thank the Producers, editors, the Trio and camera crews for all the memories and moments they've created to make us all laugh. Because laughter is the best ever medicine and it's free.
    The 3 of them should get an OBE or an MBE for what they've done, Captain Slow for cookery, the hamster for engineering and Jeremy for helping people to understand farming and farmers and for the 'receiving one in the nads from a sheep' clip shown in the Clarkson's Farm titles.

  • Jamusomama
    Jamusomama 6 days ago

    "Hammond is keeping up with us." Pans over he is just walking along the shore lmao

  • White1sox LA c.p.t
    White1sox LA c.p.t 6 days ago


  • multipreach
    multipreach 6 days ago

    Helps if you let the clutch up.

  • halowraith1
    halowraith1 6 days ago

    "jet engines aren't my thing"
    says the man who made a jet-powered chicken rotisserie.

  • G B
    G B 6 days ago

    Silly boys, they should have made an hovercraft with that engine! The Hovervan GT edition, it would have been so much better than the Hovervan TG BBC version, how hard could it be? 😉

    • G B
      G B 6 days ago

      @Nonameanymore I guess sarcasm, humour aren't something you understand? The "how hard could it be" or emoji were over your head?

    • Nonameanymore
      Nonameanymore 6 days ago

      Really, how come u re not a grand tour star. O, wait, nobody cares whether smth works or not

  • Collin Covid
    Collin Covid 7 days ago

    Brilliant. The angle was wrong, for a start. Brave beggars

  • Pepe Frog
    Pepe Frog 7 days ago

    James kept it together like a champ and Clarkson's gasp is just fantastic.

  • andriod 16
    andriod 16 7 days ago

    Amazing...speed of light.

  • 9:zero:7Rider
    9:zero:7Rider 7 days ago

    Business as usual: "Ambitious, but rubbish"

  • Ally Todd
    Ally Todd 7 days ago

    I'm not surprised Hammonc chickened out given what happened last time he sat in a chair bolted to the front of a jet engine.

  • Mona Torkia
    Mona Torkia 7 days ago

    This will be EVEN funnier when they are all Senile! :-) hahaha and then i get Senila!!! HAHAHAHA

  • lesley owen
    lesley owen 7 days ago

    Utterly crazy and fearless

  • Russell Chapman Esq.

    Having the intake covered in perspex would smother a lot of the power potential. Looks like it was designed to fail, just a way of getting views. Downvoted

  • Eugene Elkin
    Eugene Elkin 7 days ago

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  • Dan Onil Galang
    Dan Onil Galang 7 days ago

    Hammond was like,. Nope, been through a fiery crash before, not gonna do it again,. In a boat at least. 😂

  • zwarst
    zwarst 7 days ago

    Should have used a Reliant Robin, only has 3 wheels...

  • gary jones
    gary jones 7 days ago

    But why didn't it work? That engine is probably the equivalent of 2000 horsepower, surely it should have done better than that!

  • Rogue Mandarin
    Rogue Mandarin 7 days ago


  • Tang Alicious
    Tang Alicious 7 days ago

    Masonic Puppets

  • Anne Grießhammer
    Anne Grießhammer 7 days ago

    If this doesn't convince you to get Amazon Prime, nothing does.

    • Nonameanymore
      Nonameanymore 6 days ago

      Exactly my thought - time to subscribe again

  • Samir Mokdad
    Samir Mokdad 7 days ago +1

    I am wondering how much money narcissist arrogant silly vulgar Jeremy Clarkson pays the media just to be in the news...

  • StitchJones74
    StitchJones74 7 days ago

    You really need to pass the torch, you guys are just so old.

  • Niks
    Niks 7 days ago


  • Halcali
    Halcali 7 days ago

    neck braces. lol

  • Lyly Waite
    Lyly Waite 7 days ago

    Hammond isn’t wrong, him and jet engines do not mix well Xx

  • Six Toes
    Six Toes 7 days ago

    The Greatest car show ever !

  • Dave
    Dave 7 days ago

    It's like "Last of the summer wine" with cars.

  • Zulu Bantu
    Zulu Bantu 7 days ago

    The last part:

  • donald Cope
    donald Cope 7 days ago

    70% in dog years equals....Pretty darned Fast!!!

  • Bleu lander
    Bleu lander 7 days ago

    Why It won't work, Is Jeremy Clarkson...

  • Isa Lifestyle芳姨农家小院

    2 mile /hr, lt made me bursting into laughing.

  • vtrmcs
    vtrmcs 7 days ago

    According to the DVLA: "This vehicle's MOT has expired". No shit, Sherlock.

  • AudioVideophile
    AudioVideophile 7 days ago +1

    May & Clarkson are starting to look like twins.



  • MeGustaElPolloFrito
    MeGustaElPolloFrito 7 days ago

    which episode is this? I don't rememer it.