The Grand Tour became the most downloadable TV Show everDecember 13, 2016
New car show The Grand Tour, which is cheerful trio Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May, was the most illegally downloaded TV show in history. The program was so popular that surpassed even a serial Game of Thrones.
Appropriate analytical results provided a platform MUSO, which specializes in market research illegal content. Thus, according to these data, the first episode of The Grand Tour was illegally downloaded 7.9 million times, the second – 6.4 million times, and the third – 4.6 million times.
Interestingly, the greatest interest in the show showed UK residents – their share in the number of pirate downloads amounted to 13.7%. Amazon’s losses from pirated downloads about $4 million (£3,2 million) in the UK only and only on the first episode downloads according to platform MUSO. Note that the British are quite officially could watch Grand Tour, as the service Amazon Prime work at the homeland of former leading Top Gear (as well as in the US, Germany, Austria and Japan.) However, they wanted to assess the attractiveness of the new show before strimming pay subscription service costing $9 per month or $79 a year.
Recall that The Grand Tour became the most popular show of Amazon Prime service, surpassing by views of the previous record holder, the series “The Man in the High Castle”. In addition, in the premiere day of auto show set a new record for the purchase of subscriptions to the service Amazon Prime, which allowed to reach the mark of 63 million subscribers. The three-year contract Jeremy Clarkson, James May’s and Richard Hammond on Amazon cost of $ 250 million, this amount avtohuru have to shoot 36 episodes of The Grand Tour (3 seasons of 12 episodes each).