The permanent addition to the site gives fans an easy way to find MX-5 Cup races and other livestream broadcasts
The Battery Tender Global Mazda MX-5 Cup Presented by BFGoodrich attracts a loyal online audience for the live streams of its races, and that audience will again be able to tune in to this weekend’s season-opening races at Circuit of The Americas. But fans of the series will have a new place to watch John Dean II, Nathanial Sparks, Selin Rollan and Michael Carter duke it out in identically built Global Mazda MX-5 Cup cars: Here on MazdaMotorsports.com.
A new video player will live on the homepage, providing a place to watch whenever Mazda is streaming something, be it MX-5 Cup or perhaps in-car video from one of its RT24-P prototypes in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.
“We’ve livestreamed MX-5 Cup races in the past, either to Mazda’s Facebook page or Mazda’s YouTube channel,” explains Mo Murray of Mazda Motorsports. “We will still upload them on the YouTube channel after the fact; but in terms of livestreaming, we want to build an audience and give them a destination, so we’ve put a player on MazdaMotorsports.com that will stay there. It’s an easier address and an easier place to go. Once there, you click on the player and get the livestream the same way we presented it last year.”