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TRAILER: Top Gear returns for a new series

NewsKevin Perry

Chris Harris, Matt LeBlanc and Rory Reid
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The BBC has released the first trailer for the new season ofTop Gear hosts

The trailer features the refreshed hosting line-up of Matt LeBlanc, Chris Harris and Rory Reid after former host Chris Evans quit the show after one season.

The 90 second film sees the hosts squirm through a set of uncomfortable questions from a “severe risk assessor”. It also features clips from the new series featuring a tuxedoed LeBlanc in the Aston Martin DB11 being cornered by police in Montenegro; Harris drifting the new Ferrari FXX K in Daytona; Reid crashing his Taxi in Kazakhstan; and LeBlanc and his Russian-built Avtoros Shaman coming to the rescue of a group of naked ramblers on the Isle of Man.

The BBC is yet to confirm an airdate for the upcoming series which will premiere in Australia on the BBC Knowledge channel via Foxtel and Fetch TV, The series will also be repeated later this year on Nine.