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Clarkson & Co’s new Power Rd studio

This week Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, James May and Andy Wilman have taken a three year lease on a 5,495 sq ft London office space, rather fittingly called Power Road Studios, located in Chiswick. The space will be the home for their new production company W Chump & Sons, which will be making the group’s new motoring show on Amazon Prime.

It will be a short commute for James May, who lives in Hammersmith but is a previous resident of Chiswick. It’s also located in the same area where Jeremy Clarkson once caused a traffic jam, when he tried to drive a Ford GT over Hammersmith Bridge during a test drive, but failed due to the vehicle being too wide.

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Amazon Prime has commissioned three series of the yet-to-be-titled motoring show, which is set to launch in 2016 with 12 hour-long episodes per series. They are to make 36 episodes of a new car show series over three years. The show is expected to be mainly UK-based with a new look, new studio and new road trips. The three stars will also continue to pursue other projects .

 

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3 comments

the guy with no name November 8, 2015 at 11:46 pm

Maybe the new show could be called Power road or Road of power.

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James November 9, 2015 at 2:21 am

I’m feeling the “power” bit yes

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the guy with no name November 9, 2015 at 4:23 am

Or they could call it “The C.O.C.K.S”

The Continuous Oversteer and Complete Karnage Show

And yes I’m aware that it’s spelled ‘Carnage’ but a double C won’t look right and more importantly it wouldn’t say ‘cocks’ xD

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