According to Jeremy Clarkson, Top Gear editors spent thirty three sixteen-hour days editing the film of the race between the Bugatti Veyron and the light aircraft. A 32-minute film of the race was broadcast.
The working title for the film about super cars for £10,000 was: "Super car Snotters".
Stephen Ladyman was appointed Minister of State for Transport on the 9th May 2005. He was elected as the Member of Parliament for the constituency of South Thanet in Kent at the 1997 General Election.