AMA Professional Racing, IMSA and NASCAR all will be covered
By: Autoweek Personnel on March 13, 2014
NASCAR – The NASCAR K&N Series is just 1 of the series that will have races streamed on FansChoice.tv.
Motorbike races at Daytona. Sports activities cars at Watkins Glen. Modifieds at Langley.
For race followers, if they couldn’t make it to the track and the occasion didn’t have tv coverage, there hasn’t been an option to view all the action. Until now.
AMA Professional Racing, IMSA and NASCAR announced nowadays the launch of FansChoice.television, a ground-breaking collaborative digital platform that will reside stream numerous races not covered by broadcast tv, providing fans new options to stick to their favored series. It also will increase the viewing expertise at the track, with the ability to observe several cameras on a tablet or mobile gadget, and accessibility archived broadcasts on demand.
On-track coverage for AMA Professional Flat Track racing will commence on Thursday from the quarter-mile grime oval at Daytona Worldwide Speedway (opening ceremonies commence at 7:30 p.m. ET). Coverage of Daytona 200 Week will continue with each AMA Pro Flat Track and AMA Professional Road Racing Divisions on Friday, and will conclude with the 73rd working of Daytona 200 for AMA Pro Street Racing set for 1 p.m. Saturday.
FansChoice.tv will be the official home for AMA Pro Street Racing and AMA Pro Flat Track occasions in 2014. The web site also will give coverage of chosen IMSA and NASCAR’s touring and weekly series events.
“This is a great possibility to bring all the action from the track appropriate to the fans,” said Michael Gentry, chief operating officer for AMA Pro Racing. “FansChoice.tv is a revolutionary platform that provides race fans all in excess of the world unprecedented access to view their favourite series wherever we race. This is great news for all of our AMA Pro Road Racing and AMA Professional Flat Track fans.”
FansChoice.tv is a totally free website that puts followers in the director’s chair, allowing them to decide on from numerous viewpoints alongside dwell timing and scoring data and audio commentary from the track’s PA system. In the course of chosen AMA Pro occasions, developed streaming coverage of race sessions will be offered as an extra bonus to the supporters.
IMSA coverage will consist of streaming of its developmental and single-make series, as well as chosen practice and qualifying sessions for the 2 IMSA nationwide sports activities car series, Tudor United SportsCar Championship and Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge that are component of the lately announced 5-year agreement with Fox Sports activities.
“FansChoice.tv will be a very good additional resource, and possibly residence, for some of our series,” stated David Pettit, IMSA vice president, marketing. “We’re searching forward to exploring the platform this week during our Sebring occasion, and ultimately this internet site will serve as a various home for motorsports.”
Numerous NASCAR Whelen All-American Series tracks presently have committed to reside streaming their weekly occasions, such as Langley Speedway in Hampton, Va., Lake County Speedway in Painesville, Ohio, and Evergreen Speedway in Monroe, Wash. Followers will have the capability to decide on from several cameras positioned close to the tracks during these occasions.
“This truly is going to be ‘fan’s option,’” mentioned George Silbermann, NASCAR vice president of regional and touring series. “The partnership amongst AMA Professional, IMSA and NASCAR means the supporters will have entry to far more racing than ever before. They will be able to decide on from a selection of series and tracks, and be ready to comply with their preferred drivers nearly wherever they race.”
FansChoice.tv will also carry select NASCAR K&N Professional Series, NASCAR Whelen and Whelen Southern Modified Tour races, as properly as off-track occasions this kind of as the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Awards and NASCAR Night of Champions Touring Series awards in December.
More tracks and events are anticipated to be announced at a later on date.
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