03 Aug '11, 11am

Motoring show Top Gear in row over Nissan electric car: LONDON - THE outspoken presenter of popular British moto...

LONDON - THE outspoken presenter of popular British motoring show Top Gear on Wednesday defended an episode of the series in which he deliberately runs out of power in Japanese automaker Nissan's Leaf electric car. Jeremy Clarkson drew a furious response from Nissan after Sunday's episode of the BBC programme showed him being pushed along in a Leaf car after its battery went flat. The presenter, who has whipped up controversy on numerous occasions in the past, was left stranded in the eastern English city of Lincoln where there are no public recharging points for electric cars. He ended the show with the comment that electric cars 'are not the future'. Nissan blasted the episode as misleading because the car was not fully charged before starting the journey, but in comments to the Times newspaper on Wednesday Clarkson refused to apologise, saying: 'That's how TV works.' 'T...

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