News Details

Carey says F1's pay TV trend will continue

Aug.9 Liberty Media will continue to push Formula 1 off free-to-air television. The latest news from Italy is that pay broadcaster Sky could be set to give up the rights, with the free-to-air Rai interested in picking them up. It is believed a meeting will take place between a Rai delegation and Chase Carey in September. But more generally, F1 CEO Carey seems keen to maintain the trend away from free-to-air television coverage, because "that is where the world is going". Writing in Forbes, F1 business journalist Christian Sylt says the sport's television ratings have crashed by 18 per cent over the past 11 years. Deals with pay networks are more lucrative for Liberty Media, but...
Full Story »
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Saudi Arabia talking to Liberty about F1 Grand Prix!

Saudi Arabia has held discussions with Liberty Media about bringing...
1mo ago from F1i.com

Formula 1 may reduce winter tests to extend season

Formula 1 could reduce the amount of pre-season testing to free up...
1mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Liberty in F1 race talks with Saudi Arabia

Aug.6 Liberty Media is in talks with Saudi Arabia about a grand prix in...
1mo ago from OneStopStrategy.com

Team bosses: No problem for 22 races but will need to...

Despite Liberty Media and Formula 1 bosses saying that the calendar will...
1mo ago from GPBlog.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Jorge Lorenzo: Rear grip issues stunted Aragon progress

Jorge Lorenzo was left disappointed as tyre problems prevented him from...

Marc Marquez: 'Clever' Aragon strategy worked perfectly

Marc Marquez reckons his ‘clever’ strategy to win the Aragon...
17h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

VIDEO: Laguna Seca IndyCar race highlights

Highlights of the Laguna Seca IndyCar race
8h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Colton Herta takes dominant win in Laguna Seca,...

Team Penske's Josef Newgarden has been crowned the 2019 NTT IndyCar...
14h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

2019 Rally Turkey: Ogier Wins to Reignite Title Battle

Sebastien Ogier took his first WRC victory since March on Rally Turkey...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Take the hint Unai!

Morning all. This time last week the critics were out with knives...

'Masterclass incoming' - These 'buzzing' Arsenal fans'...

Lots of Arsenal fans took to Twitter to react after they discovered that...

45 shots conceded in 180 minutes: 3-2 win should not...

This article is part of Football FanCast's Opinion series, which provides...

Arsecast Extra Episode 307 – 23.09.2019

Welcome to another Arsecast Extra, the Arsenal podcast, with myself and...
2h ago from Arseblog.com

Comments

Advertisements

Hottest News

Advertisements

Recent News

Advertisements

Advertisements

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.