Insight TV Launches Raft of New Motorsports Shows


Insight TV is rolling out the Speed Seekers series, a slate of new motorsports programs that will launch on on March 1.

Morbidelli Rising follows up-and-coming star and rookie motorbike rider Franco Morbidelli, charting the 18 months up to his 2018 Moto GP track debut. The series gives viewers a peek into Morbidelli’s home life, training sessions and relationship with his mentor, motorcycle star Valentino Rossi.

In Endurance: 24 Hours at Spa, viewers step into the lives of the drivers competing in the Total 24 Hours of Spa race in Belgium, in which teams of drivers compete to last 24 hours at the notorious circuit. Produced in-house by Insight TV, the show features personal stories from world-class drivers, including F1’s Rubens Barrichello.

Viewers will join riders Dan Whitby, Samson Eaton and Arran Powley as they experience the daily life of the Bolddog freestyle motocross team in FMX Nomads.

Two celebrity supercar owners will compete against each other to race their cars on a real race track in Fast and Famous. The host of the show, an accomplished race driver in his own right, will train the celebs, who are competing to win a sizeable grand prize and the Fast and Famous title.

Frank le Mair, executive producer for Insight TV, said, “This new collection of shows will give motorsport fans and viewers a racer’s view of the skill, danger, determination and speed involved to compete in some of the most exhilarating, exciting and demanding events in world motorsport. Exploring the lives and stories behind talented riders competing in Moto GP, endurance racing and freestyle motocross, along with showcasing the world’s fastest celebrity speed fans, viewers will be treated to spectacular, hair-raising motorsport action from across the globe.”