- "Ladies and gentlemen, you probably can't see him from the back. But, I assure you, he is here. He was fired by Radio York, fired by Radio Leeds and fired by Radio Lancashire."
- —James May introduces Richard Hammond[src]
Richard Mark Hammond (born 19 December, 1969) is a British TV presenter, journalist and writer. He came to fame for co-presenting the BBC Two motoring show, Top Gear along with Jeremy Clarkson and James May from 2002 till 2015.Beginning from 2016, he began co-presenting Amazon Video's new motoring show, The Grand Tour.