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2021 Autosport Awards announce new date

The 2021 Autosport Awards event has been rescheduled for 6 February 2022.

​NASCAR Heat Ultimate Edition+ officially launches on Nintendo Switch

Motorsport Games Developed NASCAR Game is the First to Come to the Console, Available to Play Starting Today, November 19, 2021.

How to follow the third round of the Le Mans Virtual Series by Motorsport Games, kicking off this weekend on November 13

After an action-packed first two rounds, drivers will take on the long challenge of Nordschleife on Saturday at 7:30 a.m. ET.

NASCAR 21: Ignition is 'next evolution of console video games'
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NASCAR 21: Ignition is 'next evolution of console video games'

The latest iteration in the NASCAR gaming franchise – NASCAR 21: Ignition – has officially launched from Motorsports Games Inc.

Start your engines! NASCAR 21: Ignition officially launches, available to play today

Motorsport Games’ officially licensed NASCAR game arrives for PlayStation, Xbox, and PC, bringing fans our most authentic NASCAR experience to date.

Motorsport Network acquires Autoblog Argentina

Autoblog Argentina is the most widely read automotive news site in the country and will be renamed Motor1.com Argentina. Motorsport Network will also launch InsideEVs Argentina.

Formula 1 and Motorsport Network unveil fan results of largest single sports survey ever conducted by Nielsen Sports
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Formula 1 and Motorsport Network unveil fan results of largest single sports survey ever conducted by Nielsen Sports

2021 F1 Global Fan Survey Includes Feedback from Record 167,000 fans. Sport More Popular than ever with 90% of Respondents Believing F1 is “Pinnacle of Motorsport”. Max Verstappen, Lando Norris, Lewis Hamilton, Daniel Ricciardo Selected by fans as Favorite Drivers. McLaren, Red Bull, Ferrari, and Mercedes Highlighted as Top F1 Teams.

Canossa Events announces the creation of Canossa Racing

Canossa Racing – a new joint venture between GPS Classic and Canossa Events - has acquired Alfa Revival Cup, expanding the event offerings to the racing world.

NASCAR Heat Ultimate Edition+ comes to Nintendo Switch

Motorsport Games’ Officially Licensed NASCAR Game Will Be Playable on the Popular Gaming Console Starting on November 19, 2021, with Pre-Orders Available Now!

Le Mans Virtual Series by Motorsport Games gears up for round two on October 16, 2021

After a thrilling 1ST round that saw more than 2.6 million impressions worldwide, the 2nd stage kicks off at 7:30 a.m. EDT on Saturday.

Motorsport Network names Oliver Ciesla Chief Executive Officer

Motorsport Network, the leading independent media, interactive entertainment, and e-commerce company focused on the motorsport and automotive industries, today announced the recent promotion of Oliver Ciesla to serve as Motorsport Network’s Chief Executive Officer.

Motorsport Stats relaunches with new look and features

Motorsport Stats has relaunched its industry-leading results website with a fresh design, new features and functionalities, and faster access to a rich stream of data from the world’s leading racing championships.

Pininfarina reimagines design of iconic Autosport Awards Trophy for Motorsport Network’s Autosport Awards

Autosport Awards return as a live event on December 19th with a new look for the award trophies.

Tickets go on sale for Autosport International

Europe’s largest motorsport show returns to Birmingham’s NEC, 13-16 January 2022.

MSGM and Automobile Club de l’Ouest reveal full driver entry list for the Le Mans Virtual Series 2021-22 Season

Impressive Rosters for the Endurance Esports Championship Includes Motorsport and Esports Global Racing Stars.

Formula 1 and Motorsport Network launch world’s largest F1 Fan Survey

The world’s leading motorsport series and the industry’s largest digital platform unite to give fans across the world the chance to have their voices heard.

Presenter Will Buxton joins Motorsport.tv
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Presenter Will Buxton joins Motorsport.tv

F1 Influencer launches new show ‘This Week with Will Buxton’ exclusively on Motorsport Network’s global streaming service dedicated to motorsport.

Motorsport Games signs agreement to bring official IndyCar game to market
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Motorsport Games signs agreement to bring official IndyCar game to market

Leading racing video game company enters into long-term license with premier open wheel racing series, first game release anticipated for 2023

Motorsport Network becomes official motorsport partner of the IAA MOBILITY in Munich

Motorsport Network increases reach into mobility sector partnering new industry online platform.

Motorsport Network launches Ferrari Marketplace, justRED.com

Motorsport Network introduces a new exclusive online marketplace dedicated to Ferrari, enabling affluent buyers and sellers the ability to interact and transact on the most revered luxury sports car.

Motorsport Tickets agrees to acquire European Sport Communication, Rally Sport's leading hospitality provider

Motorsport Tickets signs binding term sheet to acquire ESC, "Official Hospitality Partner of FIA World Rally Championship," to expand its offerings of corporate hospitality and VIP packages for rally events.

F1 in Schools World Final to be shown live on Motorsport.tv
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F1 in Schools World Final to be shown live on Motorsport.tv

New F1 in Schools channel will shine a light on the successes of the competition, aiming to bring more schools into the program.

Motorsport Network acquires Track Day Specialists

With the acquisition of MotorsportDays.com and MotorsportDays.live, Motorsport Network has increased its event offerings.

Motorsport Network signs Juan Pablo Montoya as new presenter on Motorsport.tv
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Motorsport Network signs Juan Pablo Montoya as new presenter on Motorsport.tv

Colombian racing star will become a predominant personality for Motorsport Network’s OTT platform and live news channel.

Motorsport Network acquires Hammer Price

New acquisition brings auction monitoring into the Motorsport Network Driven Lifestyle Division.

Motor Valley Experience: the first two-wheeled tour through the Land of Speed

Ducati and Canossa Events are happy to announce the first two-wheeled tour through the land of speed. A motorbike journey that explores the Italian Motor Valley, a unique region that boasts the world’s highest concentration of prestigious motorsport brands, roughly following the Roman Via Emilia.

Motorsport Network strengthens Direct-To-Consumer leadership with new CEO of Motorsport.tv

The commercial leader brings NFL Game Pass, Eurosport Player, and BBC Studios experience to Motorsport Network’s flagship OTT platform.

Motorsport Network to acquire duPont Registry

Market-leading luxury automotive platform to join Motorsport Network’s Driven Lifestyle division.

Presenters confirmed as Motorsport.tv Live hits the air
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Presenters confirmed as Motorsport.tv Live hits the air

Four main presenters of Motorsport.tv Live news channel has been revealed.

Stock Car Pro Series goes live and global on Motorsport.tv
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Stock Car Pro Series goes live and global on Motorsport.tv

The OTT platform will stream every round of the Stock Car Pro Series live.

Motorsport Images acquires major Ferrari image Collection

Motorsport Network’s premier premium image licensing business adds a prestigious Maggi & Maggi collection with images of every production Ferrari.

InsideEVs announces dates for Electric Days Digital 2021

Motorsport Network announces that InsideEVs, the Internet's most reliable source for electric vehicle coverage, will host the first Electric Days Digital event in the United States on September 20-21, 2021, on the occasion of Earth Day, following a fruitful inaugural event in Italy in early 2021.

Motorsport Network Italy acquires GPOne.com

One of Italy’s leading motorcycle publications to boost the two-wheel editorial offering.

Bennetts British Superbike Championship launches dedicated channel on Motorsport.tv
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Bennetts British Superbike Championship launches dedicated channel on Motorsport.tv

Bennetts BSB Championship has become the latest race series to launch a dedicated channel on OTT platform Motorsport.tv.

Lars Stegelmann is the new Chief Commercial Officer at Motorsport Network

Motorsport Network is delighted to announce the appointment of Lars Stegelmann as Chief Commercial Offer, who has joined the company with effect from April 1.

Motorsport Network expands with InsideEVs in Germany

Motorsport Network increases accessibility to electric vehicles publication, reaching into the German market.

Super GT returns to Motorsport.tv for the 2021 season
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Super GT returns to Motorsport.tv for the 2021 season

International live coverage of Japan's SUPER GT series returns to Motorsport.tv for the 2021 season, which begins this weekend in Okayama.

Autodromo Nazionale Monza goes live with Motorsport.tv

The Italian circuit will take advantage of Motorsport.tv’s live streaming functionality to deliver action as it happens from various racing series including Ferrari Challenge and European Le Mans Series.

Motorsport Games welcomes Gérard Neveu as Motorsports Advisor
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Motorsport Games welcomes Gérard Neveu as Motorsports Advisor

An industry expert who staged the largest virtual racing event in history to enhance the company’s authentic connection to the world of Motorsports.

Motorsport Images appointed official photo agency of world’s most extreme race series

Motorsport Images will provide exclusive photography assignment and distribution services for the Extreme E series and teams.

World’s first live rolling news channel for global Motorsport set to launch

Studios in London and Miami will host dedicated live motorsport and automotive news channel.

Motorsport Network launches INSIDEEVS Turkey

Motorsport Network expands its global reach with the Turkish edition of their electric vehicles publication.

LIQUI MOLY and Motorsport Network renew and expand data feed for global F1, MotoGP & Moto2 race fans

The partnership continues through Formula 1, MotoGP, and Moto 2 for the remainder of the 2021 season.

Motorsport.com relaunches YouTube channel

If you are in need of a motorsport video fix make sure you subscribe to Motorsport.com's new look YouTube channel.

Motorsport Network and Difuzed launch joint venture for merchandising and licensing business

Partnering with leading licensing company Difuzed BV, the joint venture will begin with the launch of a new line of motorsport apparel.

Motorsport Games to acquire Studio 397 and rFactor2

Studio397 brand and name to remain under Motorsport Games banner. Updates and iteration of rFactor 2 to continue under Studio397.

Porsche launches dedicated channel on Motorsport.tv
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Porsche launches dedicated channel on Motorsport.tv

Ahead of the new 2021 FIA Formula E World Championship season starting in Saudi Arabia this week, Porsche has launched a dedicated channel on Motorsport.tv.

Motorsport Games announces virtual racing platform Traxion

Now live, Traxion is bringing users the latest news, reviews, and opinions from the world of virtual racing.

Jaguar bring fans inside Formula E with dedicated channel on Motorsport.tv
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Jaguar bring fans inside Formula E with dedicated channel on Motorsport.tv

New Motorsport.tv channel to give fans exclusive look into the world-class electric racing team.

Giorgio Piola Releases Artwork Series Celebrating Formula One History

The collection celebrates Piola’s five decades and over 800 Grands Prix as Formula 1’s foremost technical journalist and artist, with a stylish and retro feel.

The automotive future isn’t all-electric, says F1 champion team chief ahead of ASI Connect debate

Net zero-carbon fuels could be a game-changer for many types of vehicles, synthetic petroleum has many advantages over electrification, and former F1 team chief Paddy Lowe to join the ASI Connect debate.

The growth of OTT and why distinctiveness is key for Direct to Consumer platforms
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The growth of OTT and why distinctiveness is key for Direct to Consumer platforms

Motorsport Network President James Allen was a guest speaker at the recent Broadcast Sport Tech Innovation Forum, speaking about the Network’s proprietary OTT platform, Motorsport.tv.

Motorsport Games & ACO enhance and extend Le Mans Esports Series joint venture

Ten-year exclusive license for video games now part of this joint venture, which builds on success of Le Mans Esports Series and 24 Hours of Le Mans Virtual Esport event.

Motorsport Network appoints Oliver Ciesla as Chief Operating Officer

Motorsport Network, the fast-growing digital platform for motorsport fans and for the automotive industry has named Oliver Ciesla as the group’s Chief Operating Officer.

Lamborghini Squadra Corse launches a dedicated channel with Motorsport.tv
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Lamborghini Squadra Corse launches a dedicated channel with Motorsport.tv

The Motorsport branch of the Italian luxury manufacturer will bring action from the brand’s successful GT and customer racing activities.

2020 Autosport Awards: All the winners, voted for by readers

The 2020 edition of the Autosport Awards successfully took place online at the end of November and start of December.

Motorsport Images assists Ferrari with 1000th GP celebration book

Ferrari turned to Motorsport Images to assist in the making of the 1000th Grand Prix celebration book, the first must-have book of 2021 – especially for fans of the Scuderia!

Motorsport Images assists Ferrari in commemorative 1000th GP celebration book
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Motorsport Images assists Ferrari in commemorative 1000th GP celebration book

The Scuderia Ferrari Formula One team are the only team to take part in 1,000 Formula 1 Championship Grands Prix.