Sportsnet Secures IndyCar Media Rights In Canada For Five Years
Sportsnet announced it has agreed to a five-year deal for Canadian multiplatform media rights to the Izod IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights. The deal, which covers '13-17, gives the Rogers Media outlet a minimum of 16 races each season, including the Indianapolis 500. The rights include TV, online and mobile. Coverage will appear on five Sportsnet channels and six City channels, with live streaming available to Rogers wireless and cable TV customers (Rogers Sportsnet).