James Tumilty, a 33-year-old from Northumberland couldn’t believe his good fortune when he was announced as the lucky winner of a Mercedes-Benz competition to drive the all-new Mercedes-AMG GT S at Dunsfold Park, home of the Top Gear TV show.
Capable of accelerating from 0-62 mph in just 3.8 seconds it's no surprise that James' first words stepping out the car were "Oh my god. The acceleration is immense. Just immense."
See the full experience.
Visit the Top Gear page below to see the full experience with a variety of lap videos, a 360° video of the AMG GT being pushed to the limit and a gallery of images.