PICS: Matt LeBlanc filming new <em>Top Gear</em> series

Cape Town – Top Gear host Matt LeBlanc is currently filming for the new series.

Pictures of LeBlanc in the Isle of Man have surfaced and in it he is seen trying to tame the wild beast Avtoros Shaman. 

See the pics here:

For the segment LeBlanc had to drive the all terrain vehicle across a reservoir.

But they hit a snag before filming when the vehicle came to a standstill and blocked traffic for more than an hour, reports The Sun

The vehicle was eventually brought back to life after some work by Russian mechanics. 

Top Gear season 24 hits TV screens in 2017 on BBC Brit (DStv ).