News Details

TV viewing figures fell in 2013

Unsurprisingly, Sebastian Vettel's domination of the second half of the 2013 season had an impact on global TV viewing figures which fell by 50m.According to the Wall Street Journal; in total viewing figures fell by '50 million to 450 million' last season, though some countries actually saw a rise in demand.In Germany, Vettel's home country and where he scored his first home Grand Prix win last season, viewing figures were down by 8.7% - the number of viewers watching 'at least 15 non-consecutive minutes of the sport' dropping to 31.3 million. While in Brazil, the sport's biggest single viewing market also suffered as the audience dropped by almost 10% from 85.6 million to 77.2 million.In...
Full Story »
2y ago from Pitpass.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Q&A with Mercedes' Paddy Lowe on the F1 W05

Having joined Mercedes midway through 2013, executive director...
2y ago from Formula1.com

McLaren still cleaning house, aero team shakeup

You have to hand it to McLaren CEO Ron Dennis, he's wasting no time in...
2y ago from Formula1Blog.com

Massive drop in 2013 TV audience triggered double...

Massive drop in 2013 TV audience triggered double points rule 3 February,...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull launch bid for five-in-a-row

Jerez de la Frontera, Spain:  Reigning world champion Sebastian...
2y ago from NDTVSports.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Marquez wants to see MotoGP winglets banned

Marc Marquez has gone on the record to admit that he would like to see...

Successful private test for Lowes

Sam Lowes has had a successful one-day test of the Federal Oil Gresini...

‘Marked increase in performance’ for KTM

KTM have seen a ‘marked increase in performance’ for their new RC16...

Randy Mamola: Rossi's genius performance a message to...

Valentino Rossi's masterful victory in the Spanish Grand Prix elevates him...
4d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Inaugural Boston IndyCar race cancelled

The inaugural Grand Prix of Boston has been cancelled, after promoters of...

Dan Wheldon book to go on sale at Indy

A new book paying tribute to the late Dan Wheldon will be launched at the...
1d ago from SpeedCafe.com

INDYCAR: Boston GP called off - reports

Promoters of the scheduled IndyCar race in Boston have ended negotiations...
1d ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: Shank keeping 500 window open

Michael Shank isn't ready to pull the plug on entering a car for next...
1d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

The WRC gallery: YPF Rally Argentina

The WRC gallery:YPF Rally Argentina The season's fourth round took crews...
6h ago from WRC.com

New Zealand APRC: Gill beats Kreim to take emphatic win

2013 Asia-Pacific Rally Champion Gaurav Gill overturned a 4.6s deficit to...
10h ago from Motorsport.com

New Zealand APRC: Kreim retains lead as Gill suffers...

Asia-Pacific Rally Championship debutant Fabian Kreim continues to lead...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Safety praise for YPF Rally Argentina

Teams and drivers congratulate rally organisers
2d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal cannot let top manager & potential Wenger...

Joachim Low has been linked with an incredible move to Everton this...
2h ago from AllArsenal.com

Norwich's O'Neil highlights crucial short spell as key...

GETTY Gary O'Neil had opportunities to score for Norwich at Arsenal but...
3h ago from Express.co.uk

Arsenal striker approaching unwanted record currently...

Olivier Giroud could be about to enter the Arsenal record books for...
4h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Comments

Hottest News

Horner: Kvyat's error "screwed our race...

Vettel – who was a four-time world champion... Read More »
2h ago from Motorsport.com

Vettel vents fury after Kvyat double hit

Just a fortnight after Vettel had accused his... Read More »
4h ago from Motorsport.com

Vettel lifted off before Kvyat crash

Sebastian Vettel admits he lifted off in Turn 3... Read More »
3h ago from F1i.com

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.