During the program’s Christmas special, Clarkson – speaking about a car with a toilet installed at the back:
“This is perfect for India because everyone who comes here gets the trots.”
This is just one of many times that the presenter and writer’s comments have caused controversy. Recently proclaimed on BBC’s The One Show that striking public sector workers should be:
“…executed in front of their families.”
Since airing on Wednesday, the Top Gear Christmas Special has attracted 23 complaints over the comments.