New Season, New Format: “Inside MotoAmerica: Pressure To Rise” Premieres May 20, On FS2
Series To Chronicle The 2021 Superbike Season Through Intimate Behind-The-Scenes Race And Personal Access Highlighting The Championship’s Leading Riders In Documentary Format
IRVINE, CA (May 18, 2021) – MotoAmerica, North America’s premier motorcycle road racing series, is thrilled to announce the premiere of the nine-episode, season-long docuseries, “Inside MotoAmerica: Pressure to Rise,” on Thursday, May 20 at 8:30 p.m. (Eastern), on FOX Sports 2.
The new-look, hour-long show takes racing fans behind the scenes on and off the track, giving them an up-close-and-personal look at the stars of the sport with at-home features as well as in-depth interviews that take viewers under the helmet of the fastest motorcycle racers on the continent.
Episode one introduces MotoAmerica Superbike Championship contenders Loris Baz, Bobby Fong, Jake Gagne, Josh Herrin, Cam Petersen, Mathew Scholtz and Kyle Wyman, and follows them through the season’s exciting first weekend at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta.
“We are really happy with the new ‘Inside MotoAmerica: Pressure to Rise,’ ” said MotoAmerica President Wayne Rainey. “They’ve made some really good changes and it feels like an entirely different show. People love to see behind the scenes and really get to know the personalities of the sport, and we know our fans will enjoy it. It’s also a show that will grab and keep your attention even if you’re not a racing fan. Well done to the team for giving MotoAmerica a show that really does the series justice.”
“Inside MotoAmerica: Pressure to Rise” will air after each round throughout the much-anticipated 2021 MotoAmerica season and will also feature multiple re-airs.
View the show’s teaser here:
Airdates: “Inside MotoAmerica: Pressure to Rise”
Thursday, May 20: 5, 8:30 p.m.
Thursday, June 10: 8:30 p.m.
Thursday, June 24: 8:30 p.m.
Thursday, July 8: 7 p.m.
Thursday, July 29: 12 a.m.
Thursday, August 12: 7 p.m.
Thursday, September 9: 7 p.m.
Thursday, September 23: 7 p.m.
Thursday, October 7: 7 p.m.
*All times ET
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MotoAmerica is the North American road racing series created in 2014 that is home to the AMA Superbike Championship. MotoAmerica is an affiliate of KRAVE Group LLC, a partnership that includes three-time 500cc World Champion, two-time AMA Superbike Champion, and AMA Hall of Famer Wayne Rainey, ex-racer and former manager of Team Roberts Chuck Aksland, motorsports marketing executive Terry Karges, and businessman Richard Varner. For more information on MotoAmerica, visit www.MotoAmerica.com. Also make sure to follow MotoAmerica on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.