Filming in Whitehall is hardly Top Gear’s most provocative stunt – anything short of a diplomatic incident is lightweight in comparison to the Clarkson days
'Jeremy Clarkson was certainly no saint but I don't believe he would have ever performed a stunt in such bad taste'
The Chancellor scolds the presenter of the BBC Two show after an episode filmed near Downing Street causes a racket
New ‘Top Gear’ presenter broke guidelines in his references to the show he founded
He nearly joined the likes of Matt LeBlanc and Eddie Jordan
Wave goodbye to the traditional three presenter format
He is expected to be part of the 5-person presenting team
From new presenters and expected airdates right through to how it'll fare against Clarkson's rival TV show
'He was being driven to distraction when all he wanted to do was make good television'
Once you've overcome starting the naturally aspirated R8, it's normal to drive around town. But this didn't stop the new Top Gear star retching (if the tabloids are to be believed) after being driven around in one earlier this week
The controller of BBC Two and Four had been reportedly "terrified" that Chris Evans was hosting
'I wouldn’t want to be the one presenting it when we’d just finished, but there must be a way of re-inventing it'
Lisa Clark was personally brought on by Evans five months ago
Production on the new series is already underway
Adele had to correct the BBC Radio 2 presenter who thought she had a stage alter-ego
Filming is scheduled to begin next Wednesday with more announcements coming in due course