‘Big Stig’ returns in Top Gear stunt outside BBC
By Rich Leigh on Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Super simple stunt, this.
Top Gear returns to TV on the 29th May, and to mark this (and fresh from a load of people losing their minds over quite literally nothing), the BBC has unveiled a giant Stig (Top Gear’s mysterious helmeted star driver) outside Broadcasting House:
They call him #BigStig pic.twitter.com/Qy8zTwSPLb
— Top Gear (@BBC_TopGear) May 17, 2016
It’s unclear if it’s the same 30 ft-tall Big Stig that was sent on a European tour in early 2015, but this tweet from BBC Brit suggests it might be:
So… yeah, not much more to say, really. It’s a Big Stig, and though it isn’t floating down the Thames let’s be honest, is more or less along those lines and let’s not pretend we’ve not all pitched similar.