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Old 15th August 2008, 15:43   #166
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I believe Stig is rumoured to be a professional racer called Ben Collins.In an interview with the stig,a news reporter talks to the Stig and then they compare the voices.Might not be true,but definitely is closest.
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Old 15th August 2008, 17:22   #167
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There is a thread on Team-Bhp about Stig.

Here it is Who is Stig?
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Old 15th August 2008, 20:16   #168
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And if this is true, the Top Gear lap records can't be taken too seriously since the cars weren't driven by the same driver. This brings the "driver skill" factor into the equation.
Wouldnt it make sense if each car maker brought their own test drivers, made them dress like the Stig and get the fastest track time. After all that is the purpose of the Stig, to drive fast.
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Old 7th October 2008, 15:45   #169
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Has anyone seen Top Gear Australia?

Fifth Gear's just ended. They have a new presenter. Not half bad but still..its not Top Gear.
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