3rd - 11th May - Channel 413 on Sky Digital and 545 on Virgin Media
SUPERB SUPPORTMotors TV bring action from the Formula One supporting Porsche Supercup and Formula BMW Europe. Barcelona played host to the first European rounds of the season and the racing in front of the F1 paddock was fantastic. Damien Faulkner and Danny Watts are flying the flag for the home nations in the Porsches while a clutch of British single seater hopefuls take their places on the FBMW grid.
Porsche Supercup & Formula BMW Europe, BarcelonaSaturday 03 May, 15.00LIVE – F3 EUROSERIESEnjoy live coverage of the world’s most prestigious junior formula; the F3 Euroseries. The F1-feeder category enjoyed a spectacular start at Hockenheim, with many of the top drivers having a nightmare weekend. Title favourite Niko Hulkenberg fared worse, with no points following a race 1 engine problem, so he will be desperate to bounce back at Mugello in Italy. Race 1 is DELAYED-AS-LIVE with Race 2 LIVE.
F3 Euroseries, Rounds 3 & 4, MugelloSunday 04 May, 8.45 – Race 1 DELAYED-AS-LIVE & Race 2 LIVELIVE - DTMThe DTM circus decamps in Italy as Mugello hosts the latest instalment of the Audi v Mercedes tin-top battle. Audi dominated round 1, but don’t rule out the Mercs just yet, with Bruno Spengler, Paul di Resta and Jamie Green all hungry for wins. Can Ralf Schumacher make any impression in his year-old C-Class? – tune in to LIVE coverage to find out.
DTM, Round 3, MugelloSunday 04 May, 12:45 - LIVEAMERICAN SUPERBIKES
The second meeting of the 2008 AMA Superbike season sees a double header at Barber Motorsports Park, Alabama. Matthew Mladin’s fine win at Daytona gives him a slender championship lead, but Ben Spies, Jason Disalvo and Britain’s Neil Hodgson are all close behind. Motors TV’s three-hour highlights programme include all the action from the Formula Xtreme category.
AMA Superbikes, Rounds 2 & 3, Barber Motorsports ParkMonday 05 May, 21:00 LIVE – MX2 MOTOCROSS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPThe MX2 Motocross World Championship visits Bulgaria and a testing course at Sevlievo. South Africa’s Tyla Rattray leads the championship, but Brits Tommy Searle (KTM), Stephen Sword (Kawasaki) and Shaun Simpson (KTM) are nicely placed after good results in the opening rounds. Enjoy every whoop, trough and sweeper with LIVE action of both races.
MX2 Motocross World Championship, Round 4, Sevlievo, BulgariaSunday 11 May, Race 1 - 10:00 LIVE, Race 2 - 14:00 LIVE LIVE – LE MANS SERIESNow established as the world’s best sportscar championship the Le Mans Series resumes at the historic Spa-Francorchamps for round 3 of the 2008 season. There will be battles throughout the 50-car field including; Audi, Peugeot, Lola, Creation, Oreca and Pescarolo (LMP1), Porsche, Lola, Pescarolo, Zytek (LMP2), Saleen, Aston Martin, Corvette and Lamborghini (GT1) and Porsche, Ferrari and Spyker (GT2). Motors TV has LIVE action.
Le Mans Series, Round 3, SpaSunday 11 May, 11:45 – LIVE & 14:00 – LIVE