In the last few minutes, Jeremy Clarkson has announced via Twitter that the former Top Gear team of himself, James May and Richard Hammond have signed a deal to create a new series with Amazon Instant Video.
I'm very excited to announce that Hammond, May and I have signed a deal with .@AmazonVideo— Jeremy Clarkson (@JeremyClarkson) July 30, 2015
Clarkson hit the headlines earlier this year following a 'fracas' with a Top Gear producer that eventually lead to his contract with the BBC for that series not being renewed. Chris Evans has since been revealed as the new host of Top Gear while the previous presenting team were expected to sign a deal with Sky or one of the major streaming services. Now we know who won.