26th April - 4th May - Channel 413 on Sky Digital and 545 on Virgin Media
FIA GT3 & GT4 HIGHLIGHTSTwo of the fastest-growing series’ in Europe come to Motors TV as the ‘High Speed Television’ channel brings highlights from the FIA GT3 European Championship and GT4 European Cup. Beautiful machinery from Ferrari, Porsche, Lamborghini, Ford, Dodge and Aston Martin make these championships two of the most spectacular around. Round 1 highlights come from the home of British motorsport, Silverstone.
FIA GT3 European Championship & GT4 European Cup, Round 1, SilverstoneSaturday 26 April, 17.00BRITISH GTFrom European GT racing to the UK’s domestic series, round 2 of the British GT Championship comes from Knockhill, Scotland. A thrilling first round featured hard fought victories for the CR Scuderia Ferrari 430 and Tech 9 Lamborghini Gallardo, as well as huge accidents for the Team Modena Lambo and Rob Austin Racing Ginetta. The annual trip north of the border is sure to be just as exciting!
British GT Championship, Round 2, KnockhillSaturday 26 April, 18.00LE MANS SERIES - LIVEEurope’s most magical circuit, Monza, hosts the second round of the 2008 Le Mans Series. The high-speed Italian venue is perfectly suited to a packed field of over 30 LMP1 and LMP2 prototypes as well as a fine array of GT cars. The Audi v Peugeot battle is set to continue at the front and Motors TV has LIVE coverage of the 1000km race.
Le Mans Series, Round 2, MonzaSunday 27 April, 11:30 - LIVEMX2 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP - LIVE
More LIVE action punctuates Motors TV’s Le Mans Series coverage as the channel leaves Italy destined for Portugal. The third round of the FIM MX2 Motocross World Championship is staged on the chellenging Agueda track and will provide a thorough examination of rider and machine. Motors TV has race 1 in full DELAYED-AS-LIVE and race 2 LIVE
FIM MX2 Motocross World Championship, Round 3, Agueda, PortugalSunday 27 April, Race 1 – 14.00 DELAYED-AS-LIVE, Race 2 – 15.00 LIVE FERRARI v PORSCHEThis very special hour-long programme simply cannot be missed as Motors TV settles the age-old debate….Ferrari or Porsche? Five of the luxury Italian marque’s supercars go head to head with five of the best from German rivals Porsche, in this extraordinary edition of Maxi Test. Who will come out on top in the opinion of our experts? Tune in to find out.
Mega Test, Ferrari v PorscheTuesday 29 April, 19.00WORLD SUPERBIKE HIGHLIGHTSAussie Troy Bayliss is thriving in the absence of reigning champion James Toseland, as he dominates the World Superbike Championship. The Ducati rider is 27 points clear in the title race, but things can change quickly and the double-header at Assen could be a tipping point as a host of Europe’s best bike men gun for glory. Motors TV has comprehensive highlights of both the Superbike and Supersport classes.
World Superbike and Supersport Championship, Round 4, AssenThursday 01 May, 21.00