WC Vision, producers of the Pirelli World Challenge, announced today that the SiriusXM Satellite Radio network will carry all of the 2018 PWC races on its Channel 383 beginning this weekend with the Grand Prix of VIRginia presented by Audi Sport at the 3.27-mile, 17-turn VIRginia International Raceway.
In addition to the Channel 383, the Pirelli World Challenge events will be aired on SiriusXM App Channel 983.
The first PWC Grand Prix of VIRginia races on SiriusXM this weekend is scheduled for Saturday at 1:25 p.m. ET with the 60-minute GT SprintX Round 3 sports car event featuring cars from Audi, Bentley, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Mercedes and Porsche.
“We are very pleased to have SiriusXM carrying all of our Pirelli World Challenge races in 2018,” said Jim Jordan, WC Vision director of marketing and communications. “SiriusXM is the leader in satellite radio and this new association expands our series to all new listeners and our current racing fans. We hope Channel 383/ App Channel 983 will become a popular spot on the radio dial for the racing community.”
Sirius XM Satellite Radio is an American broadcasting company that provides three satellite radio and online radio services operating in the United States: Sirius Satellite Radio, XM Satellite Radio, and Sirius XM Radio. Through June 2017, SiriusXM had more than 32 million subscribers.
The SiriusXM Satellite Radio Network is owned by Liberty Media, an American mass media company. Liberty Media is no stranger to motorsports, having purchased the majority of the Formula One Group in late 2016.
Pirelli World Challenge Grand Prix of VIRginia presented by Audi Sport Races:
Live SiriusXM broadcasts (on Channel 383/ App Channel 983:
Saturday, April 28, 2018 (all times Eastern)
1:25 p.m.–2:25 p.m. Pirelli World Challenge – GT SprintX Round 3 Race (60 minutes)
2:40 p.m.–3:20 p.m. Pirelli World Challenge – TCR/TCA Round 3 Race (40 minutes)
3:40 p.m.–4:40 p.m. Pirelli World Challenge – GTS SprintX Round 3 Race (60 minutes)
5:45 p.m.–6:25 p.m.Pirelli World Challenge – Touring Car Round 3 Race (40 minutes)
Sunday, April 29, 2018 (All times Eastern)
10:20 a.m.–11:00 a.m. Pirelli World Challenge – TCR/TCA Round 4 Race (40 minutes)
11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Pirelli World Challenge – GT SprintX Round 4 Race (60 minutes)
1:50 a.m.–2:50 p.m. Pirelli World Challenge – GTS SprintX Round 4 Race (60 minutes)
3:05 p.m.-3:45 p.m. Pirelli World Challenge – Touring Car Round 4 Race (40 minutes)