Tesla's Top Gear libel case blows a fuse

Mark Nichol


Top Gear has won the first round of the fight it's having with Tesla, after the electric carmaker asked if Clarkson and co would care to step outside following a 2008 episode.

The high voltage handbags session is the result of a Top Gear show in which the presenters went to town on the electric Tesla Roadster's alleged deficiencies.