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Exposure afforded to Kerry on last night’s Top Gear has been described as priceless, with host Chris Evans describing it as “paradise”.

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The BBC filmed the footage in Kerry last month in South Kerry and on the Dingle Peninsula.


Footage of Matt LeBlanc driving through the Molls Gap, Ladies’ View, Killarney and Kenmare was screened before a full ten minute segment dedicated to the Dingle Peninsula.


The car show screened extensive aerial footage of West Kerry with a large segment dedicated to the Slea Head Drive, Dingle town and Connenoule.


Host Chris Evans was generous in his praise for West Kerry, describing it as “paradise”: