Amazon signs deal with Jeremy Clarkson and rest of Top Gear crew for new show

Amazon has signed a deal with former Top Gear hosts James May, Richard Hammond and Jeremy Clarkson to produce a new automotive-focused program for the streaming service.

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Toby Shapshak, Editor and Publisher of Stuff magazine, about what it means as the first really big test for a global TV brand to go on-demand.

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Amazon is now doing what Netflix has been doing. This is huge! It’s a triumph for Amazon!

Toby Shapshak, Stuff Magazine

This represents a significant shift in the broadcast industry.

Toby Shapshak, Stuff Magazine

Amazon stole this from under Netflix. It’s game on!

Toby Shapshak, Stuff Magazine

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