Great quotes from Jeremy Clarkson


I found a list of Jeremy Clarkson quotes the other day and they gave me a good laugh, so I thought I’d share a few of my favorites with you all. After all, we could all use a little more humor in our lives!

About the Maserati Quattroporte

“In a list of the five most rubbish things in the world, I’d have America’s foreign policy at five. Aids at four. Iran’s nuclear programme at three. Gordon Brown at two and Maserati’s gearbox at number one. It is that bad.”

About the Perodua Kelisa 1.0 GXi

“This is without doubt the worst car, not just in its category but in the world. It has a top speed of 88mph but takes so long to reach it that no one has ever lived long enough to verify the claim, the inside is tackier than Anthea Turner’s wedding and you don’t want to think what would happen if it bumped into a lamppost.

“Also its name sounds like a disease.”

About the BMW 645Ci

“If you were to buy a 6-series, I recommend you select reverse when leaving friends’ houses so they don’t see its backside.”

About the Aston Martin Vanquish S

“This is the last of the old-school Astons. It was built in the Newport Pagnell factory by men with body odour and hammers, rather than on the computer- controlled production line of the new Gaydon plant. And it shows. The car costs more than any other Aston yet is no quicker; its paddle shift gearbox is hilariously bad and its interior looks glued together from the Ford parts bin. It is the equivalent of opting for a rusty saw and leeches in the age of laser-guided brain surgery. Who is Aston kidding?”

About the Land Rover Defender 90 Td5 Station Wagon

“Often fourth isn’t enough to get you up a hill, so you drop down to third and it feels as though you’ve been hit in the back with a wrecking ball. All of a sudden you’re doing 35mph but your eight-ton suit of armour, making a noise that sounds like the birth of the universe, has come to an almost dead stop.

“What’s more, there still isn’t enough room behind the wheel for anyone with shoulders or legs, there are still sharp edges, it’s as bouncy as a small dog at suppertime, and as a result it’s about as much fun to drive as a punctured wheelbarrow. And it’s not like the misery is short-lived, because each trip to the shops can, and does, take two or three weeks.”

Check out even more Clarkson quotes at TopSpeed.com

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