BELLEVILLE, Ill. – POWRi Racing has secured a 10-race television deal with the MAVTV Motorsports Network this year.
Sean Buckley of Jackslash Media will be overseeing production of the events.
Notable events that will be broadcasted include the upcoming show for the POWRi/WAR Lucas Oil Sprint Car Series on Saturday, Feb. 18 for the 360 Wildcat Winter Sprints series at Wildcat Raceway in Tucson, Ariz. MAVTV will also cover the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series, POWRi Lucas Oil West Midget Series and POWRi Speedway Motors 600cc Outlaw Micro Series at the fifth annual Turnpike Challenge at I-44 Speedway.
“MAVTV has been excellent exposure for POWRi,” said Jason McCord, POWRi director of competition. “We look forward to showcasing our talent across the nation for the viewing pleasure of our fans, and getting our drivers and sponsors great recognition.”
Other notable MAVTV televised events include the 36th annual Pepsi Nationals at Angell Park Speedway on Sunday, July 9 for the POWRi Lucas Oil National Midget Series, the Charlene Meents Memorial on Sept. 30 at Belle-Clair Speedway and the Jason Leffler Memorial at Wayne County Speedway on Oct. 20.
The POWRi/WAR Lucas Oil Sprint Car Series will be showcased at the Champaign County Fairgrounds during the Champaign County Fair on Friday, July 21. The return of sprint car racing to the Champaign County Fairgrounds will mark a monumental moment as this will be the first time in more than three decades that sprint cars have taken to the grounds for a sanctioned event.