Reviews: Mastretta MXT • Kia Cee’d • Hot hatchbacks: (Ford Focus ST • Renault Megane RenaultSport Cup 265 • Vauxhall Astra VXR)
Features: Rugby match with Kia Cee’ds at Twickenham
Guests: Lewis Hamilton • Matt LeBlanc • Eric Clapton • Bruce Willis & Awards 2012
Original air date: February 17, 2013
A trio of hot hatches hit the track with Clarkson seeing which is best – the Vauxhall Astra VXR, the Ford Focus ST and the Renault Megane RenaultSport Cup 265 Meanwhile, the presenter who got sent to Mexico (Hammond) reviews the country’s first sports car, the Mastretta MXT, Clarkson tests out the new Kia Cee’d in a variety of tests before competing against May in a game of “Car Rugby” at Twickenham Stadium, and Lewis Hamilton is back to see if he can be faster in the old Liana.