:lol: Unfortunately I do know this to be true for some people who tuned in to last series' TGAU, didn't see what the fuss was about and now associate anything called Top Gear to be related to the show they watched. Quite daft I know, but the way Channel Nein have been flogging the TopGear logo around I can't blame people for getting confused.I wouldn't mind betting that some of this decline is the result of people not willing to risk tuning into Top Gear, only to find they have committed to watching Top Gear Australia instead.
What a ridiculous article.
The weeks that the show has been moved out of prime time are the Easter non-ratings period.
They've finally caught the Ch 9 moving schedule disease: http://www.heraldsun.com.au/enterta...r-dismal-ratings/story-e6frf9ho-1226039140633
For anyone outside of Australia, it's not a disease that a show recovers from... unless the show is bought by another channel.
we all know Easter finished many weeks ago. Or did it?
"Top Gear will return to a prime-time slot some time after Easter," a Nine spokesperson says.