Motors TV Weekly Highlights

17th - 25th May - Channel 413 on Sky Digital and 545 on Virgin Media

LIVE – MX2 MOTOCROSS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPThe MX2 Motocross World Championship heads to Italy for rounds nine and ten of the season. Italian Antonio Cairoli (Yamaha) leads the championship, but Britain’s Tommy Searle (KTM) and Stephen Sword (Kawasaki) are both well placed in the overall standings and will fancy their chances of a first win of the year. Motors TV has LIVE action from race 1 with race 2 screened DELAYED-AS-LIVE.

MX2 World Championship, Round 5, Mantova, ItalySunday 18 May, 11:00 Race 1 – LIVE, 14:30 Race 2 – DELAYED-AS-LIVELIVE - DTMThe high-speed tri-oval of the Eurospeedway Lausitzring hosts round 4 of the DTM and Motors TV has LIVE coverage of the entire race. Audi’s new A4 is the car to beat, but at a track that has seen six Mercedes victories in seven years, a win for the C-Class should not be ruled out. Brits Jamie Green, Paul di Resta and Gary Paffett will be hoping it’s their Mercs that deliver a win, but also watch out for Oliver Jarvis, Katherine Legge and Susie Stoddart.

DTM, Round 4, LausitzringSunday 18 May, 12:45 – LIVELIVE – AMERICAN LE MANS SERIESMotors TV switches stateside for round 4 of the American Le Mans Series from Salt Lake City. The P1 works Audis seem to have the better of the P2 Porsche Spyders and Honda Acuras, but on a tight street circuit they could once again be under pressure for overall victory. Corvette, Aston Martin, Porsche and Ferrari will fight it out in GT1 and GT2. Live uninterrupted coverage begins at 8pm.

American Le Mans Series, Round 4, Salt Lake CitySunday 18 May, 20:00 – LIVEWOMEN DRIVERS!

A Motors TV special on the trail blazing women who have paved the way for female racers from across the world to break into motorsport. With Danica Patrick recently winning her first Indycar race, and therefore becoming the first female to do so, this programme profiles the lady racers who have made a significant impact on the sport.

Pilot WomenWednesday 21 May, 21:00 UK RACE AND RALLY ROUND UPWith the season now back in full swing, Race and Rally UK returns to round up the very best motorsports action from across the country. Featuring modern day and historic racing on track and off road, this programme is a must for anyone who is a fan of the sport from the grass roots level upwards.

Race and Rally UKFriday 23 May, 21.00EUROPEAN GT ACTIONHighlights of the FIA European GT3 Championship and FIA GT4 European Cup from Monza. Both series’ enjoyed fantastic opening rounds at Silverstone in April and with a GT3 field including the Jaguar XKR, Ferrari 430, Ford GT40, Corvette Z06R, Ascari KZ1R, Lamborghini Gallardo, Porsche 997, Morgan Aero and Aston Martin DBRS9 and a GT4 grid made up of Aston Martin Vantages, BMW Z4s and Ford Mustangs, the action is not to be missed.

FIA GT3 European Championship & GT4 European Cup, Rounds 3 and 4, MonzaSaturday 24 May, 17:00