James May is sitting on a sofa in his publisher's office, preoccupied with The Dangerous Book For Boys.
Middle-aged spread wages war with a motorcycle emblazoned on his T-shirt.
Driven (1998–2002) Top Gear (1977 Series) (1999) Top Gear (2002 Series) (2003–2015) Oz and James's Big Wine Adventure (2006–2007) Oz and James Drink to Britain (2009) James May's Top Toys (2005) James May's Toy Stories (2009, 2011–2014) James May's 20th Century (2007) James May's Big Ideas (2008) James May's Man Lab (2010–2013) James May: The Reassembler (2016–) The Grand Tour (2016–) James Daniel May (born 16 January 1963) is an English television presenter and journalist, best known as a co-presenter of the motoring programme Top Gear alongside Jeremy Clarkson and Richard Hammond from 2003 until 2015.
As of 2016 he is a director of the production company W.
The last time I interviewed James May we met at an industrial estate where he smoked fags and drank ginger beer, one of his favourite beverages because it makes him burp.