The previous Top Gear hosts Jeremy Clarkson, James May and Richard Hammond have left a remarkable imprint in the show. The trio were notorious for their ridiculous antics, controversial statements, and their features on an interesting roster of vehicles that were somewhat polarizing.
Even as the new set of hosts has yet to make their debut on May 8, there are already reports that the new Top Gear team has done things that have pissed people off.
An issue that has placed Top Gear yet again in the limelight is the resignation of their (new) producer, Lisa Clark. After less than five months of working with Top Gear, Lisa has said her goodbyes in order to pursue “new projects”.
She used to work with Chris Evans on The Big Breakfast and apparently, Evans had brought her in to Top Gear. For now, series editor Alex Renton will take over as the interim executive producer while they are still looking for a replacement.
People are a bit troubled about the new Top Gear what with all the issues surfacing even before its season premier. Well, it’s not new for Top Gear to be in the limelight because of some issues, right? Let’s just hope the new hosts can live up to the task of delivering what is expected from Top Gear.