Bob Patison, President of MAVTV states, “We were delighted to receive the good news about this exciting project. MAVTV is looking forward to working with Anthem Sports & Entertainment Corp. to bring our Motorsports Network to the Canadian market.”
Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) June 04, 2015
MAVTV™, the destination for all things motorsports offering an unparalleled line-up of motorsports events and exclusive automotive reality shows, in partnership with Anthem Sports & Entertainment Corp., has been granted its broadcasting license by the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission (“CRTC”).
“The fans of motorsports are extremely excited about the upcoming launch of MAVTV in Canada,” commented Mike Garrow, General Manager of MAVTV Canada. “We look forward to now finalizing our distribution plans for airing the network on cable, satellite, IPTV and other platforms as soon as possible.”
MAVTV features exclusive automotive/motorsports programming such as The Dave Despain Show, Full Custom Garage, Stacey David’s GearZ and Speed Sport hosted by Ralph Sheheen in partnership with National Speed Sports News and more.
MAVTV Canada will also benefit from Lucas Oil Products’ production studios that produce and promote over 300 hours of programming each year with such LIVE events as Lucas Oil Pro Pulling League, Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series, Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series, Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals, the 1st Motos of the Pro Motocross Championship along with airings of the 250 and 450 classes opening motos for the entire 12-round Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship - sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing.
MAVTV Canada is controlled by Anthem Sports & Entertainment Corp.
For more details, please visit http://www.mavtv.ca, follow us on Twitter @MAVTVCA and Like Us on Facebook at Facebook.com/MAVTVCanada.
About Anthem Sports & Entertainment Corp.
Anthem Sports & Entertainment Corp. is a global leader in operating targeted specialty television channels on linear, digital and mobile platforms with offices and studios in New York, Toronto, Las Vegas and Los Angeles. In addition to Fantasy Sports Network, Anthem’s portfolio includes RotoExperts.com, a leader in fantasy sports content, DailyRoto.com, the most comprehensive and far-reaching daily fantasy sports website, and Fight Network, the world’s premier combat sports channel now broadcasting in the U.S., Canada and over 30 other countries. Anthem also has a significant ownership interest in Pursuit Channel , one of the top outdoor channels in the U.S. available in over 40 million homes, and it owns SportsGrid.com, a leader in general sports entertainment commentary.
Owned and operated by Lucas Oil Products, MAVTV is a television network with its roots deep in the automotive world. MAVTV offers an unparalleled line-up of exclusive motorsports, that includes prestigious events such as the Chili Bowl, The AMA Pro Motocross series, the Lucas Oil Challenge Cup and NHRA Drag Racing. But MAVTV goes far beyond the national mainstream events and also covers multitudes of grassroots series’ from across the globe: Drag boats, sprint boats, drag racing, pro pulling, rally racing, drifting, dirt racing, ice racing and everything in between.
MAVTV also knows you don’t have to be a race fan to be an automotive enthusiast, which is why we have developed a package of automotive reality and custom build shows that is truly second to none. If it has a motor it’s on MAVTV… MAVTV is THE motorsports network.
About Lucas Oil Products
Lucas Oil Products, Inc., is the world leader in the production of high performance oils, fuel treatments and problem solving additives with the largest variety of shelf products of any oil company in the United States. Lucas Oil’s premium formulations are marketed worldwide and retail at more than 40,000 auto parts stores across the nation and at virtually every truck stop in America.
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MAVTV and Lucas Oil
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Anthem Sports & Entertainment Corp