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Singapore F1 Fans in for a high definition multi-treat

mio TV and STAR Sports to delight fans with four additional F1 feeds, enhancing their F1 viewing experience like never before

Singapore, 22 March, 2013 – Formula One fans in Singapore will be treated to a ‘multiplied’ viewing experience of the 2013 FIA Formula One World Championship with the availability of mio TV’s ‘Sports Multiview’, a multi-screen channel offering viewers four additional exciting angles of this year’s most exciting motor event. The additional views, provided by leading regional sports channel STAR Sports, and available on Singtel mio TV channel 118, are set to provide Singtel mio TV subscribers with the best ever F1 viewing experience to date.

Launched successfully last week at the F1 ROLEX Australia Grand Prix, the F1 Sports Multiview will be available for the entire 2013 F1 season, starting again this weekend at the F1 PETRONAS Malaysia Grand Prix, from 22 – 24 March.

Fans will be thrilled with access to the additional views for all LIVE broadcasts of the Practice, Qualifying and Race days, all in high-definition. The extra feeds will be sure to impress F1 fans with the following:

  • Main Race (Lead feed) – Catch all the race action across all feeds of the current race
  • Onboard (Driver Cam) - Watch all the action unfold directly from the driver’s seat
  • Pit Lane (Pit Cam) – Get access to the action happening in the pits with an insight into the challenges and pressures experienced by the Formula One teams
  • Telemetry (Distance Measurement) – Updates viewers on all the race data via the information screen

Fans will be treated to even more exciting F1 action this whole season, with the next races happening this weekend at the F1 PETRONAS Malaysian Grand Prix from 22 – 24 March.

In addition, viewers will be able to toggle between the different feeds to enjoy the commentary that accompanies each feed, for maximum F1 enjoyment.

Other key highlights to this years’ broadcast of the F1 Grand Prix season also include the introduction of the award-winning SKY SPORTS F1 commentary team, expanded race coverage to all Practice sessions LIVE, access to all races and studio shows in high definition), as well as the launch of a F1 Companion Site (http://live.foxsportsasia.com/f1), designed for a fan’s total immersion into the F1 viewing experience. 

The broadcast of the 2013 FIA Formula One World Championship is available to all mio TV subscribers of the Sports Plus Pack. Viewers who would like to catch all of this year’s heart-stopping race action can call 1609 to subscribe.

Be sure to catch all the F1 action this weekend on mio TV’s Sports Multi-View, on channel 118, STAR SPORTS (mio TV channel 115 ) and in high definition on FOX SPORTS PLUS HD (mio TV channel 117) at the following times:

Friday, 22 March 

 

 

Event

Channel

Time

FIA F1 World Championship Practice Session 1 LIVE 

STAR Sports, FOX SPORTS PLUS HD

10pm - 11:30pm

FIA F1 World Championship Practice Session 2 LIVE 

STAR Sports, FOX SPORTS PLUS HD

2pm - 3:30pm

Formula Friday 

FOX SPORTS PLUS HD

9:30pm - 10pm

Formula Friday

STAR Sports

10pm - 10:30pm

 

 

     

Saturday, 23 March

 

 

Event

Channel

Time

FIA F1 World Championship Practice Session 3 LIVE

STAR Sports, FOX SPORTS PLUS HD

12:55pm - 2pm

FIA F1 World Championship Qualifying LIVE

STAR Sports, FOX SPORTS PLUS HD

3:50pm - 5:30pm

 

 




Sunday, 24 March

 

 

Event

Channel

Time

FIA F1 World Championship Raceday LIVE

STAR Sports, FOX SPORTS PLUS HD

3pm - 3:45pm

FIA F1 World Championship Main Race LIVE

STAR Sports, FOX SPORTS PLUS HD

3:45pm - 5:45pm

FIA F1 World Championship Chequered Flag LIVE

FOX SPORTS PLUS HD

5:45pm-6:30pm