News 3 Aug 2016

Winton's final 2016 ASBK round to be live-streamed

Expanded coverage announced for anticipated title-decider.

Image: Russell Colvin.

Image: Russell Colvin.

The 2016 Yamaha Motor Finance Australian Superbike Championship presented by Motul Pirelli will introduce Livestream coverage at Winton’s final round on Sunday, 2 October.

ASBK production partner Power Productions will produce the streaming package, which will include the full day’s schedule available online live.

“We are committed to continuing to improve and develop the ASBK series here in Australia and this is just another step forward for the series, competitors and partners,” explained acting MA CEO Peter Doyle.

“Not only are we excited about this opportunity, but it provides riders and teams, from those factory-supported, all the way through to privateers the opportunity to showcase their talent, and allows the ASBK supporters to tune in from anywhere in world.

“Having the final round streamed live couldn’t be a better way to finish off a strong season of racing and capture the developing strength of Aussie talent.”

It’s also been confirmed that the Winton round will feature an extended two-hour 7mate broadcast and that all rounds will be replayed prior to the season finals.