Watkins Glen Speedvision To Cover Events

SPEEDVISION TO COVER FIA GT CHAMPIONSHIP AND MOTOROLA CUP RACES AT WATKINS GLEN Watkins Glen, NY (September 24, 1999) - Speedvision will be broadcasting the Watkins Glen Bosch Sports Car Oktoberfest FIA GT Championship race December...

SPEEDVISION TO COVER FIA GT CHAMPIONSHIP AND MOTOROLA CUP RACES AT WATKINS GLEN Watkins Glen, NY (September 24, 1999) - Speedvision will be broadcasting the Watkins Glen Bosch Sports Car Oktoberfest FIA GT Championship race December 13, at 10:00 p.m. Speedvision, one of motorsports' fastest growing television networks, will also be broadcasting the Motorola Cup Series race from The Glen's Oktoberfest weekend December 4, starting at 5:00 p.m. "We are very excited that The Glen is hosting a round of the FIA GT Championship. It's been many years since an international FIA race was conducted at Watkins Glen and Speedvision's coverage will certainly serve to enhance an already great weekend," said Bryan R. Sperber, track president. "Given the great history of fall racing at Watkins Glen, it's quite appropriate that this race take place in October. It's a perfect match and now the entire country will get an opportunity to see the tradition of great sports car racing at Watkins Glen." In addition to the national coverage on Speedvision, the FIA GT Championship at Watkins Glen will also be broadcast to nearly 1.5 million viewers overseas on Eurosport Television, October 11th and 13th. Eurosport will be running a Watkins Glen preview Thursday, September 30th followed by a Watkins Glen recap and highlights show Thursday, October 7th. The Bosch Sports Car Oktoberfest weekend is highlighted by the appearance of the FIA GT Championship series and will feature support races from the SCCA Pro Spec Racers, the Motorola Cup Series and the Barber Dodge Pro Series. Tickets for the Bosch Sport Car Oktoberfest weekend are now available. For ticket, camping or additional information contact the Watkins Glen ticket office at 607-535-2481 or log on to the official Watkins Glen Website at www.theglen.com .

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