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And we're not talking about Clarkson's ego.

Could this mean the spiritual successor to Top Gear is filming down under?

Giant stone heads (yes, you're reading this correctly) of The Grand Tour presenters Jeremy "Problematic" Clarkson, James May and Richard Hammond are being driven around Sydney today. Gizmodo has scored leaked footage of the heads.

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Anticipation has been steadily building since we found out the old BBC Top Gear team of Jeremy Clarkson, James May and Richard Hammond would be moving their automotive to the internet to make The Grand Tour. Today, you can finally watch it. (Probably.)

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Ignore that guy in the middle. With Chris Evans out of the picture for the hosting gig for the next season of Top Gear on the BBC, it's now confirmed that Matt LeBlanc — former Friends star, Episodes star and certified car fanatic — will be the sole host of the next season of the popular UK TV show.

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Video: The new home of former Top Gear hosts Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May is The Grand Tour — an original series in development by Amazon, with 36 episodes planned for the next three years with a massive production budget. We don't know quite when The Grand Tour will launch around the world or when it'll even become available for streaming in Australia, but we do already have a pretty good idea of what to expect.

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After just a single season of the new series of Top Gear, new host and studio anchor Chris Evans has announced he won't be sticking around for any longer. Evans was criticised throughout the new series' six-episode run for a number of reasons, including claims of on-set bullying and constant attacks from the British media.

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In the past, Top Gear was all about the personalities. Now it's focus is clearly the cars.

In this never-before-seen extended trailer there's an Aston Martin Vulcan with Chris Harris at the wheel at the Abu Dhabi GP circuit. A McLaren 675 LT. A Ford Mustang driven by Rory doing a glorious, slow-motion burnout. Ariel's Nomad in Morocco. A Viper and a Corvette with Sabine and Chris inside battling it out with roof-mounted guns.

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Watch: Here's more footage from the upcoming series of Top Gear. There's some nice cars in it. There's no, er, problematic Jeremy Clarkson combating the scourge of political correctness taking over society. There's Matt LeBlanc being a Generally Nice Person™.

There's sunshine and there's rain.

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The first teaser trailer for the BBC's all-new Top Gear series is released today. Including clips from films shot in the UK, US, France, Morocco and the UAE and inevitably features an amazing array of cars including the Aston Martin Vulcan, Ferrari F12 TDF and Ariel Nomad.

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Rumours surrounding the Top Gear rival being assembled by Amazon suggest it may end up being one of the most expensive TV shows in history, with an apparent budget of $US250 million being handed to the production team to make 36 episodes.