Sky Deutschland, RTL extend F1 rights
August 21, 2015
Sky Deutschland and Formula One World Championship Limited have confirmed an extension of their broadcast deal through the 2017 season. In addition to live broadcasting rights via satellite and cable, the agreement covers Internet, IPTV and mobile rights for Germany, Switzerland and Austria.
Sky Deutschland will continue broadcasting the F1 races without any commercial breaks. In addition, all free practice sessions, qualifying and the race will be available on demand via Sky Go.
Commercial broadcaster RTL will continue to show the F1 races on free-to-air TV