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The Grand Tour

Season 1 2016 - 2017

  • 2016-11-17T17:00:00-07:00 on Amazon
  • 60 mins
  • 13 hours, 2 mins (13 episodes)
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • Documentary, Comedy, Special Interest, Talk Show

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May travel the globe as the hosts of this Amazon original series. At each location -- including Johannesburg, Lapland, Rotterdam, Stuttgart Whitby, Scotland, California, Nashville and Dubai -- the team films inside their giant traveling tent instead of a studio. In amazing places around the world, the hosts attempt extraordinary things, like becoming special forces soldiers at a secret training base, taking a powerful car on a test track, and going on the traditional gentleman's tour of Italy.

13 episodes

1x01 The Holy Trinity

  • Series Premiere

    2016-11-17T17:00:00-07:00 — 71 mins

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.

1x02 Operation Desert Stumble

  • 2016-11-24T17:00:00-07:00 — 57 mins

Jeremy, Richard and James pitch their travelling tent in Johannesburg, South Africa from where they introduce their unusual attempts to become special forces soldiers.

1x03 Opera, Arts and Donuts

  • 2016-12-01T17:00:00-07:00 — 62 mins

The travelling tent lands on the quayside in Whitby, England where Jeremy, Richard and James introduce a modern take on the traditional Italian grand tour – featuring an Aston Martin DB11, a Rolls-Royce Dawn and an uninvited guest.

1x04 Enviro-mental

  • 2016-12-08T17:00:00-07:00 — 62 mins

The studio tent is back in Whitby, as the three hosts attempt to make cars from sustainable materials.

1x05 Moroccan Roll

  • 2016-12-15T17:00:00-07:00 — 61 mins

The Grand Tour studio arrives in Rotterdam where Jeremy, Hammond and James introduce a lightweight sport car test featuring the Alfa Romeo 4C Spider, the Mazda MX5 and the Zenos E10 in the stunning landscapes of Morocco.

1x06 Happy Finnish Christmas

  • 2016-12-22T17:00:00-07:00 — 61 mins

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.

1x07 The Beach (Buggy) Boys (1)

  • 2016-12-29T17:00:00-07:00 — 44 mins

In the first of two 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.

1x08 The Beach (Buggy) Boys (2)

  • 2016-12-30T17:00:00-07:00 — 58 mins

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.

1x09 Berks to the Future

  • 2017-01-05T17:00:00-07:00 — 62 mins

The Grand Tour tent is pitches in Stuttgart, Germany from where James introduces a test of the highly advanced Honda NSX, Jeremy tries to invent a new sort of SUV, Richard creates a machine to protect him from a future apocalypse, and the three hosts attempt to generate electricity from everyday activities.

1x10 Dumb Fight at the O.K. Coral

  • 2017-01-12T17:00:00-07:00 — 61 mins

The Grand Tour travelling tent arrives in Nashville, Tennessee from where Jeremy, Richard and James attempt to save the world's coral reefs using only a selection of car body shells and some extremely inept boat driving.

1x11 Italian Lessons

  • 2017-01-19T17:00:00-07:00 — 60 mins

From the shores of Loch Ness in Scotland, Jeremy, Richard and James introduce their attempts to buy used Maseratis for a bargain price and then use them to tour the drizzle-flecked landscapes of northern France.

1x12 [censored] to [censored]

  • 2017-01-26T17:00:00-07:00 — 62 mins

The Grand Tour tent is once again in Loch Ness, Scotland. 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.

1x13 Past v Future

  • 2017-02-02T17:00:00-07:00 — 61 mins

The Grand Tour tent is in Dubai for the final show of the season in which Jeremy pits his old fashioned Volkswagen Golf GTI against James' electrically-powered BMW i3.