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Ever since Chris Evans quit Top Gear, a whole host of replacements have been suggested – with James Martin emerging as the favourite – but now another brave soul has volunteered to take on the coveted role. Ryder, the man that knows nothing about cars but wants to host a show primarily about cars, told NME: “I can drive but that’s about it. F*** Top Gear, f*** Chris, f*** that **** who went to private school and that other **** Clarkson who got sacked from the BBC, I’ll knock him on his a***!” he said.