- Aug 1, 2006
http://www.bbc.co.uk/mediacentre/latestnews/2015/chris-evans-to-lead-new-top-gear-line-upChris Evans is the new presenter of Top Gear after signing a three-year BBC deal
Of the all the proposed candidates, his skill set is closer to Jezza than the others. Loves cars, great broadcaster and has a motoring column.
At least one of the other two presenters whatever their skill set, need to be a motoring journo or have the knowledge of one.