Top Gear is an Emmy award winning BBC television series about motor vehicles, primarily cars. It began in 1977 as a conventional motoring magazine show. Over time, and especially since a relaunch in 2002, it has developed a quirky, humorous style. The show is currently presented by Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May, and also features a test driver known as The Stig. The programme is estimated to have 350 million viewers worldwide.
Geri Halliwell made an appearance on Top Gear first aired on 31 October 2004.
The show's Stig, Ben Collins commented in British The Sun newspaper about her race track drive in "star in a reasonably priced car", where a celebrity pit against other celebrities to get number one on the leaderboard to get the fastest time.
The Stig on... Geri Halliwell:
GERI HALLIWELL was a nervous wreck. She put huge pressure on herself to be No1 on the leader board. She set an average lap time. Afterwards she fought back tears.
Before watching her performance on the track, she had an interview with Jeremy Clarkson. She watched her performance with Jeremy Clarkson. Commentary of her performance are also done by Clarkson as she races around the track.