FIA-WEC 2016 Where to Watch the 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps Live on TV

Where to Watch the WEC 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps Live on TV

Pho­to WEC

The sun is due to shine bright­ly on the beau­ti­ful Spa-Fran­cor­champs track in Bel­gium and many thou­sands of spec­ta­tors are due to attend the sec­ond round of the FIA World Endurance Cham­pi­onship which takes place on Sat­ur­day 7th May. The venue is a favourite for not only Bel­gians, but also vis­i­tors from the Nether­lands, Ger­many, France and the UK.

If you are unable to attend in per­son – miss­ing out on what is like­ly to be an incred­i­ble spec­ta­cle as 34 of the world’s most sophis­ti­cat­ed and high-per­form­ing sports pro­to­types and GT cars thun­der down into Eau Rouge – don’t wor­ry! The WEC has put togeth­er a com­pre­hen­sive list of live tele­vi­sion cov­er­age to be shown via major broad­cast­ers around the world, ensur­ing that you don’t miss any of the WEC action. The full list­ings can be found HERE.


LIVE and direct on the Europe-wide Eurosport 1 from 19h00 to 20h45 CET and the first two hours of the race/final hour LIVE on Motors TV through­out Europe.


ORF will show five hours of the race LIVE and direct from 15h30 to 20h30, cap­tur­ing the dra­ma of the race as it moves towards the hours of dark­ness.


RTBF will show all the action LIVE from the open­ing hour and final hour, with high­lights fol­low­ing the race on Sat­ur­day evening.


As the tra­di­tion­al dress rehearsal for the Le Mans 24 Hours next month, L’Equipe 21 will show free-to-air cov­er­age from the start­ing grid from 14h00 and show the first 30mins from 14h30 and the last hour of the race live. Motors TV will show the first two hours and also the excite­ment of the final hour live.


Eurosport 1’s cov­er­age of the race, fea­tur­ing the sev­en major man­u­fac­tur­ers involved in the WEC, will be shown from 19h00 to 20h45 CET. Motors TV will also show the open­ing two hours and final hour of the race live in Ger­many.


Britain’s knowl­edge­able of endurance rac­ing can watch LIVE action on Eurosport 2 from 18h00 to 19h45 GMT. Also con­firmed for UK TV view­ers is live cov­er­age from Motors TV with the first two hours and final hour live.

For more on this sto­ry, and a break­down for each region CLICK HERE.


Joao Lamares

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