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The Ultimate Car Collection: My Favorite Cars and Driving Experiences

TLDRJoin me as I share my favorite cars and driving experiences, including my ex-military Land Rover, Porsche, and Lancia Delta. Each car holds a special place in my heart, from the ruggedness of the Land Rover to the raw power of the Porsche. I also discuss my time as The Stig on Top Gear, where I pushed cars to their limits on the track. Get ready for some automotive inspiration!

Key insights

🚗I have a collection of cars, including an ex-military Land Rover, a Porsche, and a Lancia Delta.

🏎️As The Stig on Top Gear, I had the opportunity to drive fast cars and push them to their limits on the track.

🌟Each car in my collection has a unique character and holds a special place in my heart.

💨The Porsche is a powerful and exhilarating car to drive, especially on the track.

🚀The Lancia Delta is a legendary rally car with an iconic '90s interior and a thrilling driving experience.


What do you love most about your Land Rover?

I love that it's a simple and rugged vehicle, perfect for off-roading and mud plugging. It's like going on a mini safari whenever I drive it!

What made you choose a Porsche as part of your car collection?

I fell in love with the Porsche 911 while filming Turbo in Poland. The power, handling, and beautiful design made it irresistible. Plus, I prefer manual transmission and a real handbrake.

Can you tell us more about your experience as The Stig on Top Gear?

As The Stig, my main job was to push fast cars to their limits on the track. It was an incredible experience and allowed me to become intimately familiar with various cars' characteristics and performance.

What do you enjoy most about driving fast cars?

The adrenaline rush and the feeling of being one with the car. When you push a car to its limits and it responds perfectly, there's nothing quite like it. It's a thrilling and rewarding experience.

Why did you choose to restore a Lancia Delta?

The Lancia Delta was a childhood dream car for many car enthusiasts. When I found a pre-Evo model, I couldn't resist restoring it. The unique design, rally heritage, and thrilling driving experience make it truly special.

Timestamped Summary

00:00Introduction to my car collection and driving experiences.

03:30Exploration of the ex-military Land Rover and its ruggedness.

07:30Discussion of the Porsche and its power and handling on the track.

11:50Dive into the Lancia Delta and its legendary rally heritage and '90s interior.

16:20Behind-the-scenes look at my time as The Stig on Top Gear and pushing cars to their limits.