Chris Harris drag races his glorious old Citroën 2CV | Chris Harris Drives | Top Gear

5 Δεκ 2020
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‘First one to get to the gates.’ The brief was simple, actually getting there was a bit more difficult. After years of arguments, Chris Harris and his mate Andrew Frankel decide to settle the score once and for all. Whose Citroën 2CV was quicker?
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  • get some spiked tyres swap a 602 block in it and u have a rally car

    Nika SmitsNika SmitsΠριν 21 ημέρα
  • The world is a better place because of the 2cv

    trwsandfordtrwsandfordΠριν 22 ημέρες
  • not top gear crap gear there talk to much take to long

    gothic bloodgothic bloodΠριν 25 ημέρες
  • Andrew is so full of shit, it's hilarious.

    Lewis72Lewis72Πριν μήνα
  • P I P

    [KPG][KPG]Πριν μήνα
  • That man speaks all fancy like

    Steve HoltSteve HoltΠριν μήνα
  • Jeremy, Richard & James

    Hamish JohnsonHamish JohnsonΠριν μήνα
  • I would love to buy that old, rusted 2cv...

    Paul WoodsPaul WoodsΠριν μήνα
  • Isn't that 2cv a 3 billion euro car?

    bibia666bibia666Πριν μήνα
    • It's stunningly beautiful

      bibia666bibia666Πριν μήνα
    • It should be

      bibia666bibia666Πριν μήνα
  • More more more Chris Harris!!!

    Richard WatsonRichard WatsonΠριν μήνα
  • I don't know how a 2CV is glorious, but I have to give this to French designers. I think France made several of the very different car designs that were actually successful. The 2CV is such example, the Citroen DS is another one. Not only were these cars different, they also had many innovations to them. All this in an industry that is more afraid of innovation than of anything else. French really have smart ideas - too bad their later cars lack in reliability

    PeppermintPeppermintΠριν μήνα
  • Top Gear, when it was great (side note: harris, rory and sabine great too) was the most watched Tv show on the planet. Not because it was about cars, but about 3 mates having a giggle. Chris - you have the knowledge, pedigree, humor - crown is yours, sir. Hint: build the show yourself, tho...

    jeremy clarkejeremy clarkeΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Chris Harris. Mensch. Also great to see Frankel. I started reading Car! when LJKS was writing, loved the Mel and Frankel years and abandoned it when the millennials with northern accents took over!

    jeremy clarkejeremy clarkeΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Is it the same 2cv that was attacked in Argentina?

    Kim jong UnKim jong UnΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Great, reconfirms why i have one.

    George BuntingGeorge BuntingΠριν 2 μήνες
  • I know it's a car show, but how about a show with Chris and his dog?!?!?!?

    sail3303sail3303Πριν 2 μήνες
  • Harris is a wonderful car bloke and frankle is equally so, I love this stuff boys

    The PorschefileThe PorschefileΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Im pretty sure i could win this race... on foot

    frogfrogΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Your race should have been on a ploughed field with a tray of eggs on the passenger seat!

    Chris DaviesChris DaviesΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Absolutely brilliant - Had me properly laughing all the way through. More please 😆

    Kevin ButtleKevin ButtleΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Best crap drag race EVER

    Dave Hewson Road Racing Obsession Engineering LTDDave Hewson Road Racing Obsession Engineering LTDΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Stick a 2 rotor in it

    Jeeves BeatsJeeves BeatsΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Forget the City Car Cup, what the world needs it more "2CV in a paddock" racing. That paddock looks big enough for a circuit!

    Jim O'HalloranJim O'HalloranΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Put on a rolling road

    Stephen McNivenStephen McNivenΠριν 2 μήνες
  • I've just learnt what the opposite of what an S Class is.

    Stephen McNivenStephen McNivenΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Love this. Pip the pup is a bonus too :)

    Aaron DatsunAaron DatsunΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Without Jeremy Clarkson top gear sucks

    Dea RtyDea RtyΠριν 2 μήνες
  • This was excellent, so funny. 100 times more interesting and genuine than the TV show.

    Matthew RollinsonMatthew RollinsonΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Brilliant.

    M DM DΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Modern hot road 😂😂😂😂

    Bruno NjezicBruno NjezicΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Love 2CVs, but I do remember following one frequently on the hill from Marlow to Booker, and the 50 cars behind. And yes, the young lady behind the wheel did lean forward.

    RandallSlickRandallSlickΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Looks like they’re at the different scenery

    The brummie Rail enthusiastsThe brummie Rail enthusiastsΠριν 2 μήνες
  • 9:47 Ok that second time had me almost falling off my chair. That was hilarious.

    ZesPakZesPakΠριν 2 μήνες
  • My '72 2CV4 had a methanol injection (self-made) which enabled me to 'kill' 40hp-VW Polos. Ha! Spinning wheels in 2nd gear! And then I had to go the TÜV and all was over...

    Brad CollinsBrad CollinsΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Two great presenters enjoying what they like best, highly recommended viewing. A BIG 👍🏻s up. More please.

    Nick MatthewsNick MatthewsΠριν 2 μήνες
  • this is gold

    Dan CurwinDan CurwinΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Why is this video in carwow's playlist section (head to head)

    Mustafa bilal.Mustafa bilal.Πριν 2 μήνες
  • Chris....Time to dust off a few 1950's Moggies and Ford Populars for a head to head.

    weltonredsweltonredsΠριν 2 μήνες
  • I'm fine with 1 minute of racing and 17 minutes of talking but the gaps between adverts were shorter than the actual adverts. I don't think I'll be watching many more of these

    Dan RandDan RandΠριν 2 μήνες
  • This was delightful, whereas the current Top Gear ding-dang doesn’t do it for me.

    Stuart TaylorStuart TaylorΠριν 2 μήνες
  • 3...2...1 AD

    tyler joycetyler joyceΠριν 2 μήνες
  • The lawnmower would have won!

    nonamenonameΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Ah yes chemistry amongst fellow men and no silly shouting well done Chris.

    Steve 74Steve 74Πριν 2 μήνες
  • Looks like a lot of fun.

    Kevin BrownKevin BrownΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Where u been Chris!?! The top top gear presenter,I think if things planned out different jezza hamster n gay would of been happy for our Chris to carry the torch 👊🏻👌🏼

    RONNO 1RONNO 1Πριν 2 μήνες
  • Even the cranking at 2:56 sounds whiney and french.

    Rhett HarrisRhett HarrisΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Rusty as. Needs some ACF50 at the very least.

    Rhett HarrisRhett HarrisΠριν 2 μήνες
  • i hate that Chris's 2CV is left to die outside. ..but other than that this was great content :)

    JohnnyNr5JohnnyNr5Πριν 2 μήνες
  • What action? What, action? What? Action!

    Joe PoutreJoe PoutreΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Good to finally put a face to Frankel - enjoying his DriveNation podcast with Dan Prosser 👍

    P HP HΠριν 2 μήνες
  • In my opinion its just aint top gear anymore hashtag old top gear back they just dont have charm

    sofiaa1983sofiaa1983Πριν 2 μήνες
  • Chris, this is the formula, keep at it re

    Paul GT40Paul GT40Πριν 2 μήνες
  • loved it....

    Turbos&TwelvesTurbos&TwelvesΠριν 2 μήνες
  • More of these!! 2 lads arseing about with (excuse my French) shitboxes in a field, slagging each other off about their (un)loved classics. Bravo Christopher.

    PiquePiqueΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Dyno run required ......

    Stuart SimmondsStuart SimmondsΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Frickin hilarious! :)

    Howard Clements-GilbertHoward Clements-GilbertΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Old one was better

    Holiday rillixHoliday rillixΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Just the reason why I always parked my Dyane 6 in a slope in the old days. Living near Spa-Francorchamps made it easier. And then driving the old track sideays, in the snow, at night might also have been more fun 🤩

    Philippe SchynsPhilippe SchynsΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Chris Harris for Prime Minister...

    Ben TurnbullBen TurnbullΠριν 2 μήνες
  • I very much enjoyed watching the two argue over their 2cv's. Great job!!!!

    Thijs BiesThijs BiesΠριν 2 μήνες
  • This makes me completely want a 2CV

    C-J WatsonC-J WatsonΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Hands down prefer this to any super car review 👍

    P BP BΠριν 2 μήνες
  • “ROADKILL” European style folks. PS. Could they please stop the commercials JEZZZZZZZ !

    Nurburgring DreamingNurburgring DreamingΠριν 2 μήνες
  • 2 2cv and 2 pals in a field. Damn it was a bloody good one. Now let them do a road trip through Russia or some weird place!

    Fh GuFh GuΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Didnt realize chupacabras were so friendly.

    Steven ManiscalcoSteven ManiscalcoΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Why am I not surprised to see a Citroen that wont start

    S1_JordanS1_JordanΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Jeremy would not be happy

    Tarptiyer 1Tarptiyer 1Πριν 2 μήνες
  • Chris - can we enter a team for the Wisborough Green 12 hours?

    beau jestebeau jesteΠριν 2 μήνες
  • I'd watch another hour of this, easily.

    Erik TomlinsonErik TomlinsonΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Haha what a legend

    T LyT LyΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Is that the wheeler dealers 2cv

    bennyray1000bennyray1000Πριν 2 μήνες
  • What a genuine piece of entertainment. This was great!

    scott cookscott cookΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Disaster from start to finish. Love it!!!!

    Keelan McGurkKeelan McGurkΠριν 2 μήνες
  • 10,000 times more interesting, relevant and exciting than Formula-E... The future of motorsport has landed.

    Neil DonaldNeil DonaldΠριν 2 μήνες
  • This is british humor at its best. Laughed so hard when Chris went over the jump. :D

    Palle SchultzPalle SchultzΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Now THERE is the presenters' partnership that Top Gear has been searching for since the departure of Clarkson and co. Harris and Frankel are brilliantly natural together with great humour and repartee combined with proper car knowledge!

    NeilCam CompetitionImagesNeilCam CompetitionImagesΠριν 2 μήνες
  • 🤣 almost perfect (just needs more Pip!!!) If you two could hook up with either Harry Metcalf or Henry Catchpole I think you'd have the perfect recipe for a dream channel for petrol heads 👍🤞 Merry Christmas! 🎄

    huntersofpemburyhuntersofpemburyΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Harris was cheating!

    It's a MINI MINI WorldIt's a MINI MINI WorldΠριν 2 μήνες
  • It is clear that the problem with Top Gear is not Harris, but the other two.

    Brulaap GaapmeesterBrulaap GaapmeesterΠριν 2 μήνες
  • When I was a kid my first ever toy car was a yellow 2CV with a black roof. I would like to own a real 2CV one day and paint it those colours

    Ellis ThomasEllis ThomasΠριν 2 μήνες
  • This was quite enjoyable, couldn’t stop laughing

    BittertokkenBittertokkenΠριν 2 μήνες
  • My 1952 Dodge M37 can start with a lever like that, the radiator has a hole for the shaft to pass through. Yes you can hurt your hand! I converted it to 12V.

    415 s30415 s30Πριν 2 μήνες
  • How to make Top Gear an icon again. Get rid of the two louts. Add Andrew. These two have chemistry that will never exist between Chris and the other two current guys.

    David BDavid BΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Hack theory... it was Chris Harris driving the 2CV back in the 2014 Patagonia Special all along... "It is that 2CV again.. following our track. I couldn't do that! Who are those guys?!"

    Finlay LaveryFinlay LaveryΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Doesn't seem like Chris' 2cv has been getting much use lately. Aside from maybe as a drinking shed? These are in their element in fields.

    Bruce LarsonBruce LarsonΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Brilliant fun. One question: Why is Frankel wearing racing overalls for the first day of hot racing action? In a 2CV, if it all goes wrong at any speed the car is realistically capable of, the driver can simply open the door, step out and run away.

    M MillarM MillarΠριν 2 μήνες
    • @frankelandrew Ahh - Chris trying to make you look a berk; true to form then. This vid is the funniest thing I've seen in what's otherwise been a dark year, many thanks.

      M MillarM MillarΠριν 2 μήνες
    • Because Christopher, comedian that he is, said it would really funny to do it in race overalls. He then turned up in jeans making me look like a total arse. Amazed more have not picked up on it. At least we spared you the Le Mans start. AF

      frankelandrewfrankelandrewΠριν 2 μήνες
  • The weathered paint on Chris's 2cv is beautiful. Definitely needs to not be kept in a field.

    Jordan BevacquaJordan BevacquaΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Great fun, but those three false starts in a row were a bit tedious. Should hire a flag-wavy person next time.

    Øystein EspedalØystein EspedalΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Best thing I've seen from TG in awhile...

    Brodie BennettBrodie BennettΠριν 2 μήνες
  • This is good.

    Rod CroskeryRod CroskeryΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Amazing content and Andrew is hilarious!

    Karim AkikiKarim AkikiΠριν 2 μήνες
  • 9:36. That is all. LOL

    Darren BestDarren BestΠριν 2 μήνες
  • This sort of stuff could be good on the telly. Car journos that knew one another before they were on the telly. that could work...

    John FitzgeraldJohn FitzgeraldΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Interesting stuff, making Top Gear your own Chris!

    Philip BarkerPhilip BarkerΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Replace Paddy with Andrew Frankel on Top Gear plz

    Jaskaran SinghJaskaran SinghΠριν 2 μήνες
  • This is the best Auto Car off record win or loss

    Andrew LofthouseAndrew LofthouseΠριν 2 μήνες
  • This is truly fantastic. I so need a 2cv again to go with my M2. 👌

    Nick HaslamNick HaslamΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Chris needs to check out the Immersion 11 racing 'Green car'

    Iain SmithIain SmithΠριν 2 μήνες
  • I see "Chris Harris Drives", I click & watch the whole video 👌

    Jasem KashaniJasem KashaniΠριν 2 μήνες
  • Last time I saw Chris' 2cv, it was in much better nick. Is that a patina of rust or waxoyl..?!

    Luke MalloryLuke MalloryΠριν 2 μήνες
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