Clarkson's 'speciale needs' gag definitely 'offensive' says Ofcom

Nic Cackett

The powers that be have once again cranked into action to scold Jeremy Clarkson and the BBC for a light-hearted comment made on Top Gear.

Ofcom, the grouchy media regulator, launched an investigation after Clarkson described a Ferrari F430 Speciale as 'speciale needs' due to its 'simpleton' appearance.