Motors TV Weekly Highlights

24th May - 1st June - Channel 413 on Sky Digital and 545 on Virgin Media

RALLY RAPTUREA blissful afternoon for Rally fans is in store as Motors TV brings highlights of some of the best domestic championships in Europe. Kicking off with RPM Rally and highlights of the Circuit of Ireland, the ‘High Speed Television’ channel then heads to Scandinavia for the Danish Rally Championship and finishes in France with an hour’s coverage of Rallye France and the Suzuki Rallye Cup stages from Alsage to Vosges.

RPM Rally, Circuit of Ireland, Easter StagesSaturday 24 May, 15:00

Danish Rally Championship, Round 1Saturday 24 May, 15:30

Rallye France & Suzuki Rallye Cup, Alsage-VosgesSaturday 24 May, 16:00CRASH BANG WALLOPThe latest batch of comedic crashes and silly shunts is here in the May Edition of Best of Crash. The Motors TV editors have scoured championships from across the world, on two wheels and four, on track, off road and on water, to find the strangest, most comical and sometimes downright scary accidents and offs from the sport this month.

Best of Crash, MaySaturday 24 May, 18:30FORMULA PALMER AUDIFormula Palmer Audi is back and Motors TV has 30 minute highlights of every race in 2008. With perhaps the best field ever assembled, with drivers from all across Europe, this season is set to be a classic for the series. Alex Brundle, Jolyon Palmer, Jack Clarke and Jason Moore all return for a crack at the title, but there’s a plethora of new talent looking to win the championship in their rookie season. Round 1 is from Donington Park.

Formula Palmer Audi, Round 1, Donington ParkThursday 29 May, 20:30BRITISH F3 FROM MONZA

The British Formula 3 International Series makes its first overseas trip of the season with a visit to the high-speed Monza circuit near Milan. Four different winners from the first four races highlights’ just how tight this series is and a couple of future F1 stars are sure to be in the field. Oliver Jarvis is the best-placed Brit, but watch out for Mexican Sergio Perez, New Zealander Brendon Hartley, Spain’s Jaime Alguersuari and flying Fin Atte Mustonen.

British Formula 3 International Series, Rounds 5 and 6, MonzaSaturday 31 May, 17:00 LIVE MX2 MOTOCROSSThe MX2 Motocross World Championship arrives in the UK for the first time this season, with Mallory Park playing host to round 6 of 2008. With six British riders in the field, the battle for a home win is on, with Stephen Sword (Kawasaki), Tommy Searle (KTM) and Shaun Simpson (KTM) all among the favourites. Also look out for Carl Nunn (Suzuki) and youngsters Elliot Banks-Browne and Jason Dougan (both Suzuki). Motors TV has LIVE coverage of both races at mid-day and then at 3pm.

MX2 Motocross World Championship, Round 6, Mallory ParkSunday 01 June, Race 1 – 12:00 LIVE, Race 2 – 15:00 LIVELIVE F3 EUROSERIESThe narrow streets of Pau host the Formula 3 Euroseries as 31 F1 hopefuls test their abilities at one of the toughest circuits on the planet. Known as ‘F3’s Monaco’ the nature of the track always makes for close racing with the winner usually signalling his status as a star of the future. Lewis Hamilton won here in 2006 and fellow Brits James Jakes, Jon Lancaster, Sam Bird and Martin Plowman would love a repeat. Race 1 is shown in full DELAYED-AS-LIVE with race 2 LIVE.

F3 Euroseries, Rounds 5 and 6, PauSunday 01 June, Race 1 – 14:00 DELAYED-AS-LIVE, Race 2 – 16:00 LIVE