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Speaking with the BBC, Johnson insisted that Britain would leave the European Union on October 31.
The Home Secretary Sajid Javid was eliminated from the race to replace Theresa May as Conservative Party leader and prime minister.
Boris Johnson, Jeremy Hunt, Rory Stewart, Michael Gove and Sajid Javid went head-to-head in a live television debate.
The remaining candidates will take part in a televised debate on the BBC on Tuesday.
Boris Johnson, the favourite to become the next prime minister, has bowed to pressure and agreed to take a Tory leadership TV debate next week.
Boris Johnson on course to be prime minister after winning first round of Conservative leadership contest
The former Foreign Secretary won the first round of the Conservative leadership contest, ahead of his nearest rival Jeremy Hunt.
Johnson is "desperate" to win over moderate, pro-EU Conservative MPs in his bid to replace Theresa May as party leader and prime minister.