Shannonville (ON), February 23rd, 2021 – RACE Events is thrilled to confirm a broadcast partnership with TSN for the 2021 season. Starting this spring, the Canadian Touring Car Championship presented by Pirelli (CTCC) races will be aired on The Sports Network – TSN across Canada.
Reflecting the continued growth and success of CTCC, the championship will be broadcast on Canada’s Sports leader and number-one rated Canadian specialty television channel. This year, all twelve races will air on TSN and its platforms in a 30-minute show format to be produced by WhistleStop Productions.
“There are so many positive components to our partnership with TSN. This provides great value to our partners and a fantastic stage for the teams and their sponsors as well”, stated Dominique Bondar, General Manager of RACE Events. “We are very excited to be showcasing CTCC on TSN this year and we know our fans will be eager to watch our races on the big screen.”
“We are very excited to be working with the organizers of the Canadian Touring Car Championship”, said David Hatch, President of WhistleStop Productions. “The CTCC series delivers some terrific, close racing and we’re thrilled that Canadian motorsports fans will be able to watch all the action this summer on TSN!”
WhistleStop Productions Inc. is a full-service broadcast television production company focused on creating original sports, magazine and documentary programming. Here in Canada, WhistleStop Productions has produced over 700 hours of original broadcast network programming including 25 original television series for The Sports Network – TSN, ESPN International, Discovery Velocity, Cottage Life TV, and Smithsonian Channel. www.whistlestoptv.com
The broadcast schedule will be announced at a later date.
Fans can follow CTCC via the following social media platforms: Facebook: touringcar.ca, Twitter: @ctccracing, Instagram: @ctccracing, and on our website at www.touringcar.ca.
CTCC presented by Pirelli is a Sports Car Racing Championship and a leader in Canadian motorsport. It provides race fans with close and exciting competition between some of Canada’s finest and fastest race car drivers. CTCC takes pride in the fact that it is Canadian owned and operated, and that it is the longest-running professional sports car series in Canada. It showcases race cars based on their original street version since 2007. For more information about the series, visit www.touringcar.ca.