Motors TV Weekly Highlights

3rd to 9th March

LIVE NASCAR Nationwide Series Hot on the heels of the excitement that was Daytona, Motors TV brings you round two of the NASCAR Nationwide Series from Phoenix International Raceway. In 2011 the mile-long, low-banked tri-oval saw a podium lockout for top-tier Cup racers with Kyle Busch topping the rostrum. Can a Nationwide regular best the big boys in 2012?            - Saturday, 3 March 9.30pm LIVE FIM X-Trial World Championship  Live coverage from the fourth round of this year’s FIM X-Trial World Championship. Following victory last time out in France, Toni Bou will be looking for yet more success on home soil as the series travels to Madrid.-  Saturday, 3 March 8.00pm  WRC: Rally Mexico Preview Despite behind-the-scenes worries the WRC has put on a tremendous show over the opening two rounds of the 2012 campaign, with wins for pre-season title favourites Sebastien Loeb and Jari-Matti Latvala, strong showings from established stars Mikko Hirvonen and Petter Solberg, and a pair of eye-catching finishes for rising Russian star Evgeny Novikov. We preview round three of the world championship as the drivers pack their bags for significantly warmer weather than they have encountered thus far: Mexico.

- Thursday, 8 March 10.35pm AMA Supercross  AMA Supercross fans have every reason to feel spoilt at the moment with one of the most impressive grids the sport has seen contesting this year’s championship. Four title-winners in the form of Ryan Villopoto, Chad Reed, James ‘Bubba’ Stewart and Ryan Dungey are currently battling for supremacy in what is sure to go down as a vintage campaign for the sport.

- Tuesday, 6 March 6.55pm (SX Lites) & 8.00pm (Supercross)  Finnish F-Cup Rally It is a well-known fact that Finland’s economy relies heavily on the electronics sector, engineering and the export of highly skilled rally drivers to the international motor sport arena. Many of those who go on to find fame and fortune on the world stage hone their skills in the F-Cup, Finland’s hotly contested national rally championship.

- Friday, 9 March 11.40pm Mobil 1 The Grid  The motorsport round-up show of note is back for a brand new season. As ever, expect all the latest news and race reports from the farthest flung corners of the racing world.

- Friday, 9 March 8.00pm