StarTimes bags new WTCR TV agreement for Sub-Saharan Africa

StarTimes is a digital TV operator in Africa which serves nearly 10 million subscribers bags WTCR OSCARO tournament.

“We are very proud to broadcast the WTCR OSCARO to our African audience. StarTimes is always looking to offer the best sport content and with WTCR OSCARO, African car fans are getting the top competition for touring cars,” declared Cole He Xin, StarTimes Media Division Sport Director.

StarTimes’ coverage of WTCR OSCARO will focus on race highlights in 2018 with all 10 events due to be shown during the remainder of year. The StarTimes agreement complements existing partnerships with 2M in Morocco and OSN in the Middle East and North Africa region, which broadcast WTCR OSCARO races live.

The Head of Eurosport Event, the WTCR promoter, François Ribeiro, expressed, “We’re very pleased to expand the WTCR OSCARO broadcast portfolio to include Sub-Saharan Africa through this new agreement with StarTimes. The Sub-Saharan region is strategically important to the development of mass-market car manufacturers with high-speed economic growth.”