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Motor Trend OnDemand Named Exclusive Digital Video Distribution Partner for the 2017 Pirelli World Challenge Races

TEN announced today that it has secured exclusive, North American live and on-demand digital video distribution rights for the Streets of St. Petersburg race and 10 additional 2017 Pirelli World Challenge weekends throughout the 2017 race season.

The Pirelli World Challenge season opener Streets of St. Petersburg race will be live-streamed on Motor Trend OnDemand, March 10-12. Additionally, the Pirelli World Challenge series will live-stream a race on YouTube for the first time, with Sunday’s GT race featured on Motor Trend’s YouTube channel. Motor Trend OnDemand will also live-stream 10 additional weekends and stream replays of all the 2017 Pirelli World Challenge races on demand.

“We are looking forward to partnering with Pirelli World Challenge to bring this year’s races to our Motor Trend OnDemand users and add it to the growing list of our more than 2,000 hours of automotive programming,” says Bobby Akin, Senior Vice President and General Manager – Original Programming at TEN: The Enthusiast Network.

“With TEN having the world’s largest automotive social footprint and largest automotive SVOD service, we knew it would be the best partner for us to bring our races to our large fan base,” says Greg Gill, President and CEO WC Vision. “Broadcasting these races live will allow everyone to feel as though they are part of the action—no matter where they are watching from.”

Key Dates:
March 10-12 — Streets of St. Petersburg
April 7-9 — Streets of Long Beach
April 28-30 — Virginia International Raceway
May 19-21 — Canadian Tire Motorsport Park
May 26-27 — Lime Rock Park
June 23-25 — Road America
July 28-30 — Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course
Aug. 11-13 — Utah Motorsport Complex
Sept. 1-3 — Circuit of the Americas (COTA)
Sept. 15-17 — Sonoma Raceway
Oct. 13-15 — Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

It’s easy for fans to watch the 2017 Pirelli World Challenge on Motor Trend OnDemand, by signing up for a free 30-day trial at motortrendondemand.com.