Motoring News 26.9.2016 02:49 pm

Matt LeBlanc confirmed for Top Gear in 2017

Many put the blame on Chris Evans and he took the fall, resigning after just the one season.

Following the departure of Chris Evans after fellow presenter American Matt LeBlanc had threatened to quit the show unless Evans was sacked due to alleged inappropriate behaviour on set, the BBC has confirmed that LeBlanc will front the next two series of Top Gear, which are due to air next year.

Matt LeBlanc confirmed for Top Gear in 2017
Matt LeBlanc confirmed for Top Gear in 2017

Matt LeBlanc confirmed for Top Gear in 2017

Many put the blame on Chris Evans and he took the fall, resigning after just the one season.

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