Top Gear's electric car shows pour petrol over the BBC's standards

Guardian - "What distinguishes the BBC from the rest of this country's media? There's the lack of advertising, and the lack of a proprietor with specific business interests to defend. But perhaps the most important factor is its editorial guidelines, which are supposed to ensure that the corporation achieves "the highest standards of due accuracy and impartiality and strive[s] to avoid knowingly and materially misleading our audiences.""

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dude_meister2632d ago

while i do think that top gear have a point with the battery aspect, they shouldnt have shown it the way they did, and they needed to be called out for it. it needs to be unbiased, that's what the bbc claims to be!

iamnsuperman2632d ago (Edited 2632d ago )

The BBC news is unbiased. Top Gear is an entertainment show and has very little factual part to it (They do not hide this either). In a way I wished they brought up the problem of electricity further. Where does the power come from for these electric cars. Renewable energy??? nope far from it. Electric cars are not green.