NBC Sports Network has finally added more live sports to their portfolio, and they've gone global to do it. After 16 years of being aired on Fox and Speed Channel, the world's top racing circuit, Formula One, now moves to NBC. Formula One won't be a game changer by any stretch for NBC, or a huge ratings grabber, but F1 racing has a dedicated fanbase, even stateside. It's an important step forward because of the amount of new live sports for NBC to show.
NBCSN will air 16 races beginning next season in 2013 with NBC airing the remaining 4. NBCSN will also air qualifying, practices, studio shows, and other shows that adds up to 100 hours of new programming. Via NBC's announcement...no comments