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NBC Sports Announces 2023 MotoGP Season Broadcast Schedule

Cycle News Staff | March 16, 2023

NBCSports.com and NBC Sports app to stream coverage of every race; the season begins on Sunday, March 26, with the Portuguese Grand Prix at 1:30 p.m. ET on CNBC.

The following is a press release from NBC Sports…

STAMFORD, Conn. – March 15, 2023 – NBC Sports has announced its telecast schedule for the 2023 MotoGP season on NBC and CNBC, beginning with the Portuguese Grand Prix from Algarve International Circuit in Portimao, Portugal, on Sunday, March 26, at 1:30 p.m. ET on CNBC.

All 21 races will be presented on either NBC or CNBC with timeslots designed to showcase the best of the sport. The Grand Prix of the Americas from Circuit of the Americas will be presented live for a second consecutive year on Sunday, April 16, at 2:30 p.m. ET on CNBC. NBC will air an hour-long encore on Saturday, April 22, at 3 p.m. ET.

NBC will present coverage of the following five MotoGP Grand Prix races, including three consecutive events in September, this season:

British Grand Prix from Silverstone Circuit on Sunday, Aug. 6, at 1:30 p.m. ET;
Catalan Grand Prix from Barcelona-Catalunya Circuit on Sunday, Sept. 3, at 1:30 p.m. ET;
San Marino Grand Prix from Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli on Sunday, Sept. 10, at 1 p.m. ET;
Indian Grand Prix from Buddh International Circuit on Sunday, Sept. 24, at 1:30 p.m. ET;
Malaysian Grand Prix from Sepang International Circuit on Sunday, Nov. 12, at 1:30 p.m. ET.

Ahead of the 2023 season, NBC Sports’ Leigh Diffey spoke with reigning MotoGP champion Francesco Bagnaia and 2021 MotoGP champion Fabio Quartararo.

2023 marks NBC Sports’ fourth season as the exclusive television home of MotoGP in the United States. All race coverage presented on NBC and CNBC will stream on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app.

In addition to weekend telecasts on NBC and CNBC, live and on-demand coverage of all races will be available to stream on MotoGP VideoPass, in addition to every session of MotoGP, Moto2 and Moto3, and races and qualifying for the FIM Enel MotoE World Championship.

Below is the 2023 MotoGP schedule on NBC and CNBC (subject to change):

Date  Race  Network Time (ET)
March 26 Portuguese Grand Prix CNBC 1:30 p.m.
April 2 Argentine Grand Prix CNBC 3 p.m.
April 16 Grand Prix of the Americas (LIVE) CNBC 2:30 p.m.
April 30 Spanish Grand Prix CNBC 2 p.m.
May 14 French Grand Prix CNBC 6 p.m.
June 11 Italian Grand Prix  CNBC 3 p.m.
June 18 German Grand Prix CNBC 2:30 p.m.
June 25 Dutch TT CNBC 1:30 p.m.
July 9 Kazakhstan Grand Prix CNBC 2:30 p.m.
Aug 6 British Grand Prix NBC 1:30 p.m.
Aug 20 Austrian Grand Prix CNBC 3 p.m.
Sept 3 Catalan Grand Prix NBC 1:30 p.m.
Sept 10 San Marino Grand Prix NBC 1 p.m.
Sept 24 Indian Grand Prix NBC 1:30 p.m.
Oct 1 Japanese Grand Prix CNBC 4 p.m.
Oct 15 Indonesian Grand Prix CNBC 2:30 p.m.
Oct 22 Australian Grand Prix CNBC 1:30 p.m.
Oct 29 Thailand Grand Prix CNBC 3 p.m.
Nov 12 Malaysian Grand Prix NBC 1:30 p.m.
Nov 19 Qatar Grand Prix CNBC 3 p.m.
Nov 26 Valencia Grand Prix CNBC 3 p.m.

 

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