It’s unfortunate, but for these reasons I will not be continuing my involvement with the show.
I will forever be a Top Gear fan and I wish the team continued success.
Matt, best known for playing Joey in sitcom Friends, stepped in as lead presenter after Chris Evans quit the role in 2016 and he said filming the BBC show meant he had to spend long periods of time away from his family.
It is quite common for children and adults with autism to struggle with socialising,’ she told the panel.
Following the ‘shock’ diagnosis, Christine revealed that the couple went to research the condition and started to see the symptoms.
I have thoroughly enjoyed working with the whole team.
‘However, the time commitment and extensive travel required to present Top Gear takes me away from my family and friends more than I’m comfortable with.
Thanks for a great drive.’ The comedian is married to wife Christine, who is a former Miss Liverpool.