Trivia: Top Gear (US)
- Actor Allusion:
Adam: It's not a fire! Trust me, I played a fireman on TV. I know what fire is and I'll be fine!
- Adam provides one for himself in "Dangerous Cars" after Rutledge rear-ends his Pinto:
- In the cop car episode, Adam compares Rutledge to the title character of Paul Blart: Mall Cop — a movie that he (Adam) played a cop in.
- Hey, It's That Guy!: Various celebrities have appeared on the Big Star, Small Car segment, including:
- Buzz Aldrin (the first ever to appear on the show)
- Dominic Monaghan
- Ty Burrell
- Kid Rock
- Michelle Rodriguez
- Bill Engvall
- Rick and Chumlee
- Arlene Tur
- Bridget Marquardt (currently holds the worst time on the board)
- Patrick Warburton
- Joe Mantegna
- Stephen Moyer (currently holds the top time on the board)
- Jon Huertas
- Saved from Development Hell: The show went through three pilots before being picked up.