Live And On-Demand Streaming Also Available For Roku
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MotoAmerica has announced that pre-sale pricing for MotoAmerica Live+, the series’ live and on-demand streaming service, is now available for the 2020 MotoAmerica Series. In addition to the service being available for IOS and Android apps, MotoAmerica Live+ will also be available on Roku streaming media players and smart TVs prior to the start of the racing season.
The pre-sale pricing of $54.99 will be available through March 1, 2020, and existing MotoAmerica Live+ customers will be renewed automatically on March 1 at the sale price, which equates to $5.50 per round. In addition to the season package, individual rounds can be purchased pre-race for $9.99.
MotoAmerica Live+ is comprised of four to six hours of daily live coverage of all five classes during the 2020 MotoAmerica Series via a paywall package that opens the series to anyone with a computer and/or smart TV/phone and internet access worldwide. MotoAmerica has partnered with ViewLift, a leading digital distribution and monetization platform, to power its digital and live-streaming experiences on web and mobile devices. The MotoAmerica Live+ features live coverage each day, including practice, qualifying and racing from every class, plus interviews, special features, etc., from all 10 rounds.
“Our MotoAmerica Live+ proved to be extremely popular in its first year and we’re pleased to be able to provide pre-sale pricing to our fans,” said MotoAmerica President Wayne Rainey. “Last season we received a lot of requests from fans wanting to stream MotoAmerica Live+ through Roku so we’ve stepped up this year to make that possible. The coming season promises to be an exciting one and MotoAmerica Live+ makes sure that our fans don’t miss a minute of our on-track activity from green light to checkered flag.”
Roku now boasts of 30.5 million active accounts with viewers streaming 9.4 billion hours in the second quarter of 2019, up from 5.5 billion hours in the second quarter of 2018.
MotoAmerica fans who purchase the MotoAmerica Live+ package during the pre-sale will be eligible to buy tickets to five of the 10 events at a 50-percent discount. The tracks that are eligible for the discount are Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta, Virginia International Raceway, Pittsburgh International Race Complex, New Jersey Motorsports Park and Barber Motorsports Park.
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The 10-round 2019 MotoAmerica Series begins, April 3-5, with the opening round at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas.