Bookies Bet Final Top Gear Will Attract Record Viewing Figures
William Hill are offering 6/5 that Clarkson, May and Hammond’s Top Gear swansong attracts record viewing figures of over 8.35 million on Sunday night.
Whilst it is 1/2 that Sunday’s episode attracts more viewers than Chris Evans’ first at the helm, 6/4 that it does not.
“We think there is ever chance that a record number of Top Gear fans will tune in to register their disappointment that this is the end of an era,” said William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly.
Meanwhile Jodie Kidd is 1/3 to join Chris Evans as a presenter on the new series with Guy Martin Evens and Natalie Pinkham & Suzi Perry both 3/1.
How many viewers will the final episode of Top Gear series 22 attract: 5/6 over 8m; 5/6 under 8m
Will Sunday’s Top Gear attract record figures (8.35m or more): 6/5 yes; 8/13 no
Which show will get more viewers: 1/2 Clarkson’s last show; 6/4 Evans’ first show
To Co-Host Top Gear: 1/3 Jodie Kidd; 1/1 Guy Martin; 3/1 Natalie Pinkham; 3/1 Suzi Perry; 5/1 Dermot O’Leary; 5/1 James Martin; 5/1 Philip Glenister; 8/1 Eddie Jordan; 8/1 Sue Perkins; 10/1 Sabine Schmitz; 10/1 Steve Coogan; 10/1 Vicky Butler Henderson; 12/1 Bear Grylls; 14/1 BAR