TOPEKA, Kan. (June 12, 2009) – Television programming for the SCCA Pro Racing Playboy Mazda MX-5 Cup is set to flood the airwaves this weekend. Not only is Round Two from Mazda Raceway schedule to begin its run on syndicated cable and satellite networks, but race fans will be able to tune into Rounds Three and Four from New Jersey Motorsports Park live on HDNet at 1 p.m. (EDT) on Saturday and Sunday.
Round Two of the MX-5 Cup from Mazda Raceway, which features an exciting battle between Championship point leader Marc Miller in the No. 28 MOCA/ RaceNowforAutism/Sparco MX-5 and Todd Lamb in the No. 84 AMG/Traqmate/Luna-C Racing MX-5, has already begun to air on Comcast SportsNet Chicago, TW3 Albany, and TWC SportsNet in Buffalo and Rochester. This weekend, programming will expand to such channels as MAV TV, Cox Sports Television New England, CaribVision, Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia, MidAtlantic Sports Network (MASN), TW Sports Syracuse, Comcast Entertainment 900 Michigan and Cox 3 Orange County. A full list of broadcast times and channels is available at www.mx-5cup.com by selecting a race event and clicking the “television info” link.
In an MX-5 Cup first, Rounds Three and Four of the Championship will be broadcast live on HDNet. Both the Saturday, June 13 and Sunday, June 14 race are scheduled for 1 p.m. (EDT). Live timing and lap notes will also be available on www.mx-5cup.com for those without access to HDNet. Both races will also be rebroadcast on syndicated cable and satellite networks. A full TV schedule is posted on the series Web site.
Plenty of SCCA Pro Racing Playboy Mazda MX-5 Cup action is only a remote click away this weekend. For more info, the latest news and current standings, visit www.mx-5cup.com.