Ouch! Top Gear fans are calling for 'Chrexit'


Chris Evans felt the harsh tongue of Twitter once again tonight, with Top Gear fans calling for 'Chrexit'.

The host of the BBC Two motoring show has failed to charm viewers since taking over from Jeremy Clarkson and co, and it seems the EU referendum has given the audience some ideas ...

Social media was buzzing with the usual criticism of Chris - that he tries to copy Jeremy and is too loud and shouty - but many viewers have started to stray into commenting on his clothes.

The main question was whether the star was wearing the same outfit for every show.

Chris Evans on Top Gear
Chris Evans (BBC Worldwide/Mark Yeoman)

But while Chris is still getting the thumbs down, his co-host Matt LeBlanc is getting plenty of love.

Matt LeBlanc on Top Gear
Matt LeBlanc (Mark Yeoman/BBC)

It has led many fans to suggest ditching Chris and having former Friends star Matt take the wheel all by himself.

And of course there are suggestions like this ...