FIA WTCC Race of the USA to Feature Same-Day National Broadcast
The FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) returns to North America for the second consecutive year this weekend at Sonoma Raceway, Sept. 7-8, but American fans unable to attend the event can still enjoy a same-day broadcast of the exciting double-header main event.
Stateside, the CBS Sports Network will broadcast both 50-minute sprint races at 2 p.m. (Pacific Time) on Sunday, Sept. 8, with a repeat airing scheduled for the same evening at 10 p.m. Pacfic Time.
CBS Sports Network reaches more than 99 million households across the country, and airs more than 350 live games per year, showcasing an array of men's and women's sports, as well as in-depth studio shows, documentaries and original programs. For more information and a full programming schedule, go to www.cbssportsnetwork.com.
In addition, Speed2, the online motorsports network, will broadcast a 24-minute highlight show and the 26-minute 'Inside WTCC' magazine on Wednesday, Sept. 18. The programmes will remain available online for three months.
In Northern California, Comcast SportsNet Bay Area will also broadcast the 30-minute highlight show on Wednesday, Sept. 11, at 8 p.m. (Pacific Time), with a number of scheduled re-airings throughout the month of September. Check local listings for details.
Eurosport's coverage of the WTCC event in Sonoma will include live coverage of the qualifying sessions on Saturday at 2 p.m. PACIFIC (23:00 Central European Time), and both races on Sunday at 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. PACIFIC (20:30 and 23:00 CET).