Extreme E lands on Motorsport TV in Russia

All-electric racing series Extreme E has expanded its reach into Russia with Motorsport TV. The nascent off-road competition will see its X Prixs, race highlights, review, preview and magazine shows broadcast on linear channel Motor TV in both English and Russian. Coverage will also be viewable on digital platform, The inaugural X Prix took […]

Former Eurosport Player head in as CEO at

Motorsport Network has announced the appointment of industry veteran Simon Danker as the CEO of its OTT platform. Danker is well known in both the broadcasting and sports worlds, having worked as the head of Eurosport Player in the UK and Germany at Discovery, and having held roles at the NFL and BBC Studios. […]

World’s first motorsport news network to launch

Motorsport Network has announced the launch of the world’s first live motorsport rolling news channel.  Offered on its OTT platform, Live will present viewers with breaking news from studios in London and Miami. It will cover news from around the world of motorsports from events such as Formula 1, Formula E, 24 Hours […]

Mercedes launches dedicated channel on

Luxury car maker Mercedes-Benz has launched a dedicated channel on OTT platform The company said that the channel will offer behind the scenes footage of its Formula 1 and Formula E teams, along with offering a range of other content. has an audience of 56 million users per month, and will partner with […] rolls out freemium OTT model

Motorsports and automotive-focused over-the-top service,, has embraced the freemium model after launching a free account option. Free account users can get access to ‘standard content’, including more than 1,000 live stream events and races each season and over 3,000 hours of video-on-demand. Viewers who pay US$3.99 per-month or US£39.99 per year will also be […]

Freesat adds to its line-up

UK free-to-air satellite platform Freesat has added to its channel line-up. The racing and automotive channel will be available in as part of Freesat’s news and sports offering on channel number 253. The move marks’s first steps into subscription-free TV in the UK and also underlines Freesat’s focus on offering its viewers as […]