MBC ACTION GETS MENA RIGHTS TO FORMULA E.
MBC ACTION ACQUIRES RIGHTS TO BROADCAST NEXT TWO SEASONS IN 19 MENA TERRITORIES
MBC Action has acquired the rights to the live broadcast of Formula E races across the Middle East and North Africa for the next two seasons.
The live coverage on MBC Action will include the final practice session, qualifying shoot-out and the Formula E-Prix race itself, as well as post-race highlights and programming between races. MBC Action will also air preview segments and a Street Racers magazine show.
The rights acquired by MBC Action cover 19 territories in the region. The broadcaster will also air the new Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY support series live across their channels – the first production battery electric vehicle category using modified road cars.
Media and Business Development Director of Formula E, Ali Russell, said: “We’re pleased to be bringing the ABB FIA Formula E Championship to so many viewers across the Middle East and North Africa together with MBC Action.”