KSA Sports will broadcast Extreme E
KSA Sports reached an agreement to broadcast the five rallies of Extreme E rally championship. Thanks to that, The Saudi Arabian TV network will cover the first date of the competition that will take place in its own country during April 3rd and 4rd.
Extreme E is the new FIA rally competition that will take place in 5 different locations all around the world that are exposed to the effects of the climate change. Senegal, Greenland, Brazil and Argentina will follow the first race in Saudi Arabian, with different locations like the arctic, desserts, rainforest and glaciers.
“Extreme E is a truly innovative and exciting new electric racing format, with world-class male and female drivers, which not only seeks to entertain but also educate its audience on important environmental stories at the same time.”, says Ali Russel CMO at Extreme E.
The competition will host drivers like the WRC and Dakar Rally champion Carlos Sainz, the F1 World Champion Jenson Button, W Series Champion Jamie Chadwick and Australian Rally Champion Molly Taylor.
Prince Khalid Bin Sultan Al-Abdullah Al-Faisal, chairman of the Saudi Automobile and Motorcycle Federation (SAMF), who are co-organising next month’s debut race in Saudi Arabia, said: “The support given by KSA Sports has been the driving force in allowing us to grow motorsports across the Kingdom to this point”.