Updated: Nov 8
SPEEDVISION NOW STREAMING ON SAMSUNG TV PLUS IN NORDICS
--The Definitive Automotive Entertainment Network Is Now Streaming on Samsung Smart TVs in the Nordics--
ANNAPOLIS, MD – November 8, 2023 – Speedvision, the definitive auto entertainment network, today announced that it is available in the Nordics as a free ad-supported streaming television (FAST) linear channel on Samsung TV Plus, Samsung’s free Smart TV video service. Samsung TV Plus, which delivers instant access to news, sports, entertainment, and more, now offers Speedvision on millions of Samsung Smart TVs in Norway, Denmark, Sweden, and Finland. Owners of Samsung Smart TVs in the Nordics now can stream titles from Speedvision’s lineup of blue-chip vehicle entertainment that is diverse, compelling and an established draw.
The network brand that started the auto entertainment revolution, Speedvision returned in October 2022 with the high-octane programming that made it the standard against which all other vehicle media is measured. As a recognized network brand that originated the automotive lifestyle genre in the 90s, Speedvision delivers a signature combination of highly-entertaining storytelling, iconic hosts, and premier production values, making it the preeminent destination for auto-passionate viewers.
“The launch on Samsung TV Plus in the Nordics represents a key milestone in Speedvision’s international growth strategy. Our signature automotive entertainment is now available at the fingertips of millions of Samsung Smart TV owners across the Nordics,” said Robert Scanlon, Speedvision President and CEO. “Speedvision is uniquely positioned for continued international growth because car culture has no borders, and our programming and expert talent already are well-known worldwide.”
Speedvision boasts a premium library of more than 700 content hours showcasing any vehicle powered by an engine. From car build shows and garage content, to automotive history and auction programming; the network features titles including Graveyard Carz Classics, AmeriCarna, Caffeine and Octane, Radford Reborn, Stacey David’s Gearz, Zero to Sixty and Two Guys Garage, as well as motorcycle and aviation series. Speedvision also boasts a roster of popular talent and experts, including Wayne Carini, Bill Goldberg, Mark Worman, Stacey David, Ant Anstead, Ray Evernham, Chris Jacobs, Greg Grunberg, and more.
Speedvision is the definitive automotive entertainment and lifestyle brand resurrected in 2022 to serve the passion of millions of vehicle enthusiasts. With more than 700 hours of premium content featuring lean-forward storytelling, iconic hosts, and industry-standard production values, Speedvision is the ultimate destination for the absolute best in automotive, motorcycle, aviation, and boating content. Available at no cost as a free ad-supported television network, Speedvision represents an optimal opportunity for advertisers to intersect directly with a deeply engaged viewership composed of authentic vehicle aficionados.
Speedvision is led by President and CEO, Robert Scanlon, an accomplished media industry leader with decades of experience in racing competition and automotive production. Scanlon’s past positions include head of motorsports at ESPN and ESPN2, co-founder of the original Speedvision, creator/president of Velocity (now MotorTrend) for Discovery Inc., and senior production at ABC Sports. Scanlon has been recognized with 9 National Sports Emmy® Awards, including Best Live Sports Series for coverage of NASCAR, INDYCAR, and Formula One.
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