Contracts

The following is a list of motor racing television and radio contracts in the United Kingdom for the 2020 season.

Blancpain GT Series (2020 – TBC) (sourced from their official website)
– live coverage on Eurosport

Blancpain Sprint Series (2020 – TBC) (sourced from their official website)
– live coverage on BT Sport

British GT Championship (2020 – TBC) (sourced from their official website)
– live streaming via Facebook and YouTube
– highlights on Channel 4 and BT Sport

British Superbike Championship (2020)
– live coverage on Eurosport (sourced from MCN)
– highlights on ITV4 (sourced from the official website)

British Touring Car Championship (2020 to 2022) (sourced from the official website)
– live coverage on ITV4

DTM (2020) (sourced from their Twitter)
– live coverage on Freesports TV

Formula 1 – Television (2020 to 2024) (sourced from Sky)
– live coverage on Sky Sports for every race weekend

Formula 1 – Television (2020 to 2022) (sourced from Channel 4)
– live coverage on Channel 4 of the British Grand Prix
– highlights on Channel 4 of all other races

Formula 1 – Radio (2020 and 2021) (sourced from BBC News)
– exclusive live coverage on BBC Radio 5 Live

Formula 2 and Formula 3 (2020)
– exclusive live coverage on Sky Sports F1 for every race weekend

Formula E (2019-20)
– Shakedown: live on YouTube
– Practice: live on YouTube and Eurosport Player
– Qualifying: live on BBC’s digital platforms and Eurosport
– Race: live on BBC’s digital platforms and Eurosport
=> some races will air live on Quest
– Highlights on Quest

IndyCar Series (2020 – multi-year) (sourced from Sky’s website)
– live coverage on Sky Sports F1

MotoGP, Moto2 and Moto3 – Television (2020 and 2021) (sourced from MotoGP’s website)
– live coverage on BT Sport of every session (practice, qualifying and race)
– highlights on Quest (2020 only)

NASCAR (2020 to 2022) (sourced from SportsPro)
– live coverage of every NASCAR Sprint Cup race on Premier Sports
– live coverage of selected NASCAR Truck Series races on Premier Sports

Superbike World Championship (2020 – TBC) (sourced from their official website)
– live coverage on Eurosport
– highlights on ITV4

Virgin Australia Supercars (2020 – TBC)
– live coverage on BT Sport

W Series (2020 – TBC) (sourced from their website)
– live coverage on Channel 4

World Endurance Championship (2019-20)
– live coverage on BT Sport and Eurosport

World Rally Championship (2020)
– live coverage on BT Sport
– highlights on ITV4

World Rallycross (2020 – TBC) (sourced from their website)
– live coverage on BT Sport and Freesports TV
– highlights on BT Sport

World Touring Car Cup (2020 – TBC)
– live coverage on Eurosport

Any other series’ that you think I should add? Drop a line in the comments below.

Details correct as of January 19th, 2020.

76 thoughts on “Contracts

  1. This is a great reference to have – does anyone know of a combined series race calendar/schedule available anywhere? That would be incredibly helpful as a viewer

  2. I doubt British GT Championship highlights will be shown on Channel 4 this year.
    They weren’t last year and the info on the website looks like it’s from 2018.

    As far as I’m aware the only motorsport Channel 4 showed in 2019 was F1 and W Series.

    2018 (and earlier) they used to show a lot in the early hours of Saturday and Sunday mornings (British Rally Championship, Caterham Racing, Voltwagen Racing Cup etc) but they didn’t last year. Not sure if that’s because they started to show W Series?

    • Last year British GT highlights were on Eurosport, with British F3 highlights on ITV4 as in previous years. Highlights of the support races weren’t televised last year so suspect they won’t be this year.

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