The new host of the popular car show Top Gear may be a Formula 1 driver 35-year-old Jenson Button. According to the newspaper Daily Mail, broadcaster BBC has already reached an agreement c pilot who soon plans to complete a career.
In the case of contract signing Jenson Button will drive in conjunction with the Top Gear television and radio personality Chris Evans. The contract with the entertainer had previously been signed for three years. Immediately after his appointment, Chris Evans said that comes delighted with this decision, because Top Gear his favorite gear. “I have great respect for what was done to me and I promise to develop transmission in the future” – said the new host.
Recall that in March it became known that Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson left the BBC. Guide Channel has decided not to renew the contract with the lead. According to the BBC director general Tony Hall, this decision was not taken lightly, and opinions were divided in the leadership of the corporation. However, in his words, “a certain line has been crossed.” “We can not tolerate what happened this time,” – said Hall.
Jeremy Clarkson was dismissed from his job after a fight with the producer of the popular TV show. Regarding the incident broadcaster has appointed an internal investigation. Top Gear co-presenter James May and Richard Hammond refused to shoot new episodes without Clarkson.