MOTORSPORT: ITV extends BTCC coverage to 2016

March 21, 2013

ITV will continue to broadcast live free-to-air television coverage of the MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) until at least the end of 2016.

With one year of the current agreement remaining a new three-year addition to the existing partnership has been agreed, securing the BTCC’s vast ITV broadcasting agreement for the next four seasons.

All BTCC race days will continue to be broadcast live on both ITV4, ITV4 HD and online via itv.com, with late-night highlights on ITV.

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MOTORSPORT: David Addison replaces Toby Moody as ITV’s new BTCC commentator

February 28, 2013

David Addison has been confirmed as ITV Sport’s new lead commentator for its Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship coverage.

Addison will join former BTCC title winner and long-time series commentator Tim Harvey in the commentary box for all ten events this season, which will once again be broadcast live on ITV4 and ITV4 HD.

He replaces Toby Moody, who has returned full-time to his MotoGP commentaries with Eurosport after just single season with ITV, who in turn stepped in to replace Ben Edwards after his departure to the BBC F1 team in 2011.

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MOTORSPORT: Mega ITV BTCC coverage continues

April 5, 2011

ITV’s comprehensive coverage of the 2011 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship season continues this afternoon on TV and online.

ITV4 and ITV4 HD will show highlights of all the BTCC action from Brands Hatch’s opening round of the season from 4.30pm-6.00pm this afternoon (Tues 5 April).

Those highlights will then be repeated later this week on both the ITV1 and ITV1 HD channels from 2.35am on Friday (8 April).

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