James May's Cars of the People

"Top Gear" star James May knows about cars. In this three-part series, he explores the history of that transportation method, beginning with how people first got their vehicles. His findings show that design brilliance, abject failure, war and fraud shaped early days of the industry in places like Germany and Britain. The host spotlights microcars, automotive rivalries, and the development of modern machines as he reveals "the ultimate people's car", his choice for the greatest vehicle in history.

Show Info

Airs on: United Kingdom BBC Two (2014 - 2016)
Schedule: Sundays at 21:00 (60 min)
Status: Ended
Show Type: Documentary
Episodes ordered: 3 episodes

Official site: www.bbc.co.uk

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Episode 3

Episode 2x03; Feb 7, 2016

James looks at what happened to the cars of the future that we were promised but never came to fruition.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
2x03: Episode 3Feb 7, 2016
2x02: Episode 2Jan 31, 2016
2x01: Episode 1Jan 24, 2016
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