SABC Sport has announced that it is set to televise the first-ever electric off-road racing competition through its newly formed partnership with Openview.
SABC Sport took to Twitter on Thursday, 27 May 2021, to announce that it is set to air the first-ever electric off-road racing competition. The competition aims to showcase the challenges faced by some of the most remote places, which will also host the competition. These include countries like Senegal, Greenland, Brazil and Argentina.
The channel is set to televise the qualifying rounds and the races, the first of which will take place in Senegal. On Saturday, 29 May 2021, the qualifying rounds will take place and on Sunday, 30 May 2021, the country’s racers will compete for placement. Subsequent electric off-road races will commence later in the year in August.
The race will air on SABC Sport, Openview channel 124, and on SABC 3, however, no times were detailed in the post