Motocross To Air On NBC & MAVTV
MORGANTOWN, W. Va. — MX Sports Pro Racing and Alli Sports, a division of the NBC Sports Group, have announced the television partners for the 2014 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship.
NBC and NBCSN will combine to provide live coverage of all 12 rounds of the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship this summer, while the series welcomes an all-new television partner with the addition of MAVTV.
“Given the tremendous growth and success of the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, we are excited to collaborate with MAVTV to present additional coverage of the series to a national audience,” said Mark Carter, general manager, Alli Sports Motocross. “As the leader in Motocross television coverage, we look forward to the continued growth of the series, and the opportunity to provide more content to fans.”
In addition to NBC and NBCSN’s coverage of every race, MAVTV will air one set of motos from all 12 rounds of the Nationals.
“World class motocross cuts to the very core of our audience,” said Bob Patison, president of MAVTV and executive vice president of Lucas Oil Products, Inc. “We will televise the opening motos of all 12 rounds of the 2014 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship working in conjunction with our television partners from NBC Sports Group, so that fans will not miss any of the mind-blowing action.”
The Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship begins May 24 in San Bernardino, Calif., with the return of the Glen Helen National.