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Chris Evans steps down from Top Gear

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Chris Evans steps down from Top Gear

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00:00:02
>> The crash test is over and the host has left the scene.>> Go
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Top Gear presenter Chris Evans announcing he is leaving the BBC motoring show. The British TV star taking to Twitter as usual to announce the big news. But this time, instead of facts about audience numbers, a short message about how sometimes giving your best is just not enough.
00:00:24
Without Evans in the driver's seat, the show is now effectively on autopilot for season two. Evans and former Friends star Matt LeBlanc took over as co-hosts. After Jeremy Clarkson was dropped by the BBC for verbally and physically abusing a producer.>>
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This exit though not as dramatic, more a reminder of the declined of the revamp global hit show running out of fuel before the end of round one.
00:00:49
>> Go out, go out.>> Sorry.