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Season 25: Fifth Gear – Episode 6

Jonny Smith drives the David Brown Speedback GT and reviews the car on a trip through London. Vicki Butler-Henderson visits the Anglesey circuit for a Fifth Gear shoot-out. The aim is simple, put two like-minded cars against the clock to find out which is quickest. This time it’s two track day specials from Ariel and Caterham. And the Fifth Gear team look at Porsche’s new compact SUV, the Macan.


Episode Length: 00:43:00

Year: 2015

Episode: 6


 

Season 25: Fifth Gear – Episode 5

Tiff Needell and motoring journalist Chris Harris put two track focused supercars through their paces – the Ferrari 458 Speciale and the Porsche 911 GT3. Tests involving agility, road manners and head to head racing will decide which is best. The Fifth Gear team also test the latest version of Vauxhall’s popular Corsa model to find out if it’s as good as Ford’s even more successful Fiesta.


Episode Length: 00:43:00

Year: 2015

Episode: 5


 

Season 25: Fifth Gear – Episode 4

Tiff Needell and Vicki Butler-Henderson find out just how agile the Porsche and Bentley are by conducting a moose avoidance test. The Fifth Gear team test the Fiat 500X, a bigger version of Fiat’s chic 500 model. It’s meant to be a ‘lifestyle’ car, so the team attempt to discover what that means. And Tiff and Vicki visit Poland to sample some of the sights, sounds and car culture there.


Episode Length: 00:43:00

Year: 2015

Episode: 4


 

Season 25: Fifth Gear – Episode 3

The Fifth Gear team test Renault’s new rear wheel drive city car – the Twingo. Vicki Butler-Henderson puts Alfa Romeo’s new lightweight sports car – the 4C – through its paces on some challenging Welsh roads. And Jonny Smith looks at the ultimate British getaway car of the 1960s – the Mk2 Jaguar – then drives a brand new version.


Episode Length: 00:43:00

Year: 2015

Episode: 3


 

Season 25: Fifth Gear – Episode 2

Tiff goes off-road in Fiat’s little Panda Cross, and finds out if it can keep up with the king of 4x4s, the Land Rover Defender. And Vicki Butler-Henderson drives Aston Martin’s most powerful Vantage and Porsche’s most powerful 911 to find out which is quickest around a track.


Episode Length: 00:43:00

Year: 2015

Episode: 2


 

Season 25: Fifth Gear – Episode 1

The presenting team test the Citroen C4 Cactus, a car with airbags on outside, and find out how well it can stand up to some abuse. Vicki Butler-Henderson drives the BMW i8 and decides if it’s the future of supercar design. And Tiff drives a forty year old Formula Ford racing car with a special story to tell, then finds out if it can beat a modern day Lotus with twice the power.


Episode Length: 00:43:00

Year: 2015

Episode: 1


 

Engineering Giants – Jumbo Jet

Millions have travelled on Jumbo Jets, but few understand the technical achievements that make it fly. So we were thrilled when British Airways let us into their enormous facility in Cardiff, where planes go every six years to be completely stripped down.


Episode Length: 01:00:00

Year: 2012

Episode: 1


 

First Emperor: The Man who made China

Qin Shi Huangdi. He is the man who united, and indeed gave China its name. His legacy includes the Great Wall and his astonishing tomb, guarded by the famed Terracotta Army. This major drama-documentary offers unprecedented access to new excavations at the major sites, and through major dramatic reconstruction, reveals the personality and motivations of this remarkable but still unknown leader.


Episode Length: 01:40:00

Year: 2006

Episode: 1


 

Dinosaur Britain – Dinosaurs on England’s Shore

In this episode, we travel to the Isle of Skye and the Isle of Wight to meet Cetiosaurus and Echinodon, to see evidence of a fight between two dinosaurs, Mantellisaurus and Neovenator. We also meet Proceratosaurus, an ancestor to T. rex, as well as Dacentrurus.


Episode Length: 00:50:00

Year: 2015

Episode: 2


 

Dinosaur Britain – Dinosaurs Roaming London

Millions of years ago, Britain was a real life Jurassic Park and home to over 50 dinosaurs. Using stunning CGI, these dinosaurs are brought back to life in contemporary Britain.


Episode Length: 05:00:00

Year: 2015

Episode: 1


 

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