Fox Sports Latin America acquires F1 rights

Fox Sports Latin America announced that it has acquired exclusive rights to broadcast FIA Formula 1 World Championship on pay TV and digital platforms for a period of five years, from 2018 to 2022.
Fox Sports, Fox Sports 3 and Fox Premium Action will cover all the races (21 in total) as well as practice and qualifying sessions. Transmissions will begin on March 25 with the Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne.
The deal also includes original show such as “El Show de la Formula 1”, “GP1” and “Circuito Fox Sports”. In addition, fans will be able to watch the coverage of Formula 2 and GP3 races on Fox Sports.
“We are happy to once again have on Fox Sports a property as relevant as Formula 1 in our solid offer of automotive content. We have been offering it for more than 15 seasons. We are very grateful to Formula 1 for trusting FOX Sports and our team to take their product to more than 45 million Spanish-speaking homes in Latin America, “said Carlos Martinez, President of Fox Networks Group Latin America.