W Collection races might be proven reside on free-to-air broadcaster Channel 4 in the UK this yr, sequence organisers have confirmed.
The class, which didn’t race in 2020 because of the pandemic, will return to motion alongside Components 1’s Styrian Grand Prix subsequent month.
Will probably be the primary of eight deliberate rounds throughout the 2021 season.
W Collection’ on-screen workforce will encompass equal numbers of women and men, with Lee McKenzie and Anna Woolhouse as presenters, Amy Reynolds and Ted Kravitz as pit lane reporters, whereas Naomi Schiff – W Collection racer in 2019 – will present evaluation.
Alex Jacques will act as lead commentator with David Coulthard and Billy Monger supplying co-commentary.
“I’m delighted that W Collection’ founding broadcast associate, Channel 4, has bolstered its dedication to showcasing ladies’s sport and our gifted racing drivers,” stated W Collection CEO Catherine Bond Muir.
“Stay free-to-air motorsport protection is uncommon, however our partnership with Channel 4 is a key a part of W Collection’ plan to create extra seen function fashions to encourage women and girls to be part of motorsport, whether or not that’s on observe, on display screen or behind the scenes.
“The experience and perception supplied by our good commentary workforce might be instrumental to our efforts.”