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The Stig hired by Fifth Gear

According to the Guardian, Ben Collins now known as Top Gear's ex-Stig, has been hired by the rivaling crew from Fifth Gear.

The new season of Fifth Gear will start on Channel 5 next Friday, and Ben Collins will debut on the show along with also ex-Top Gear presenters, tiff Needell and Vicky Henderson.

Ben Collins said that "I'm delighted to be joining the Fifth Gear team," and this time it looks like he will not be wearing any helmet, except maybe during high speed test drives.

The former Stig will appear in at least 5 episodes of the new series of Fifth Gear, so it will be interesting to see how he does with other experienced drivers like Tiff and Jason Plato.

The Stig hired by Fifth Gear

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