Advanced Television

ESPN lands WRC broadcast deal

January 13, 2011

ESPN will screen this year’s World Rally Championship. The sports channel will screen 30-minute nightly bulletins at the end of every WRC day, with on-event coverage bookended by an hour long preview and review show. Between events, ESPN is committing 30 hour-long shows with archive material from the sport, as well as two new documentary programmes.

In addition to coverage on ESPN, WRC footage will also be seen on ESPN Classic.

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