On a very wet track, Jeremy sets out to prove why the BMW M135 is a better car than the VW Golf GTI. But should he be so sure? Clip taken from series 21 episode 5.

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Comments

    • Tirupati Srinivasa Atma Raman
      Tirupati Srinivasa Atma Raman

      Ok. So he passes the GTI at 130+ at 1:56 and doesn't spin the car, but in the drag race he spins as soon as he reaches 120. Weird 🙄🙄

      about 1 day ago
    • Mike Hunt
      Mike Hunt

      Maybe the VW didn't spin out because Jeremy was WAY more careful in the same spot on the track.

      about 1 day ago
    • Mike Hunt
      Mike Hunt

      So, a car with 90 more horsepower is faster. Wow, thanks for the info.

      about 1 day ago
    • Lawrence
      Lawrence

      omg, did BMW watch this before they took the hacksaw to the bmw 1 series?

      about 2 days ago
    • 011235813_ 21
      011235813_ 21

      4:30 love the Royksopp

      about 2 days ago
    • pollumG
      pollumG In reply to 011235813_ 21

      Love the roni size

      about 21 hour ago
    • Fabian te Raaij
      Fabian te Raaij

      Not gonna lie he had us in the first half

      about 2 days ago
    • super wiseman
      super wiseman

      Sorry, but that loss of control / spin did not happen at 120 mph. More like 76 mph IMO.

      about 3 days ago
    • ZeidGho
      ZeidGho

      Golf R gives about 80 hp more than the GTI from the same engine
      Why didn't they get that instead?

      about 4 days ago
    • galaxyace x
      galaxyace x In reply to ZeidGho

      Golf GTI oettinger pack makes 355 HP and a shitload of torque more. A Golf GTI motorsport club makes 370 HP and 49 mkgf, even more torque than oettinger. He even mentions it. I know there's many packs for Golf R, but the GTI seems enough for the BMW 130x series.

      about 1 day ago
    • Ivo Radic
      Ivo Radic

      Youre gonna have to cut their legs...
      *Raises chainsaw*
      ..with a hammer

      about 5 days ago
    • Gta 5 1hr driving ASMR
      Gta 5 1hr driving ASMR In reply to Ivo Radic

      That's a saw not a chainsaw

      about 2 days ago
    • Miles Williams
      Miles Williams

      The 1 Series interior just isn't good enough

      about 5 days ago
    • fisketeamet
      fisketeamet

      big money waste

      about 5 days ago
    • Roy E
      Roy E

      The Bonnnnnnnnne ! 2019!!

      about 5 days ago
    • Anatoliy
      Anatoliy

      All VW are boring. Even faster ones. BMW 1st was an ultimate compact sports car. Before they make it FWD in 2019.

      about 5 days ago
    • galaxyace x
      galaxyace x In reply to Anatoliy

      This ain't NFS tho... if something breaks, you gotta pay the price. Check the prices of the basic pieces for a BMW. The ensurance. how many kmL/MpG it makes. How long their engines will run. Unless you really have so much money to waste, it's a great sport car. If you dont have money to burn with your car, it will give you a headache. I dont get the hate for a car that can make 370hp and 0-100 / 0-60 in 5 seconds just because it's FWD. 50kgfm in a 2 liter 4 cc FWD car... That's magical, man.

      about 1 day ago
    • M H
      M H In reply to Anatoliy

      And everyone knows BMWs have zero reliability

      about 5 days ago
    • Marvin Hashipala
      Marvin Hashipala

      2019 anyone

      about 6 days ago
    • JSFIFA
      JSFIFA

      The BMW had the traction control turned off when he lost control...

      about 7 days ago
    • galaxyace x
      galaxyace x In reply to JSFIFA

      The traction was off when he was drifting alright. But I think he might turned traction on if he wanted to race in a straight line.

      about 1 day ago
    • Dino
      Dino In reply to JSFIFA

      traction controle will not help you on aqua planning at 120 mph ... my god ... did you even have your licence? :x

      about 4 days ago
    • Red Mark
      Red Mark

      Also there is a secret in VW engine!!!
      You can add as much as you can of horse power till 1200 and it will not get busted
      While the BMWs no shop will touch them because they are the lead in engine fail if you tune them especially the sensors.

      about 7 days ago
    • galaxyace x
      galaxyace x In reply to Red Mark

      IDK if the newest golfs can handle so much pressure

      about 1 day ago
    • DaxXx988
      DaxXx988

      Lol a reliable bmw

      about 8 days ago
    • CRAZZ1MONST3R
      CRAZZ1MONST3R

      "by sawing their legs off with a hammer"

      about 8 days ago
    • ramjb
      ramjb

      Prussian aristocracy?. Really, Clarkson? XDDDD. BMW ... BAYERische motor werke. Bayern. Not Prussia XDDDDD.

      about 9 days ago
    • M.Y.T AlT
      M.Y.T AlT

      I won the Golf GTI with a BMW 116 i twin turbo2013 I killed her

      about 9 days ago
    • dannyboio37
      dannyboio37

      This is certainly true of BMWs, mine tried to kill me too.
      Needless to say I no longer buy BMWs

      about 10 days ago
    • Finlay Webb
      Finlay Webb

      Replace Chris Harris!!!!!!!

      about 10 days ago
    • Carba 99
      Carba 99

      Rip rwd BMW serie 1

      about 11 days ago
    • Road Runner
      Road Runner

      I'd take the Golf any day. More comfortable and handles way better

      about 11 days ago
    • galaxyace x
      galaxyace x In reply to Road Runner

      Also with a pack can push a lot of power than any 1 series

      about 1 day ago
    • Bicycle Things
      Bicycle Things

      Now the m has a 2.0 so .... :(

      about 11 days ago
    • Psychopath ِ
      Psychopath ِ

      FWD 🙌🏼

      about 12 days ago
    • Pieter Visser
      Pieter Visser

      Calling the BMW a Prussian Aristocrat LOL, that is going to piss off the Bavarians, that is like calling single malt whiskey a great English drink.

      about 12 days ago
    • Enfant Terrible
      Enfant Terrible

      So glad Clarkson is off Top Gear, Chris Harris is so much better

      about 12 days ago
    • Hunter45
      Hunter45 In reply to Enfant Terrible

      Your opinion is wrong

      about 12 days ago
    • JaeSchmidt
      JaeSchmidt

      "Prussian aristocrat"? As a Bavarian, I feel offended!

      about 13 days ago
    • UK_BIKELIFE1234
      UK_BIKELIFE1234

      M140 is better

      about 13 days ago