31 Mar 2016

Through acquisition launches new digital platform in Spain

Spanish flag logo logo, #32 SMP Racing BR 01 Nissan: Stefano Coletti, Julian Leal, Andreas Wirth
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#37 SMP Racing BR01 Nissan with a logo New Digest app signage around the Beijing ePrix circuit
Oriol Puigdemont
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Fernando Alonso, McLaren on the drivers parade
Jacobo Vega is expanding to Spain launching its new digital platform in the country.

MIAMI – (March 31, 2016), a Miami-based technology and digital media company, today announced it has expanded its world-class editorial presence in southwestern Europe with the launch of the digital platform, – SPAIN.

The strategic entry into Spain continues’s aggressive channel expansion program targeting Europe and areas beyond.

The announcement leverages the company’s acquisition of Spain’s leading moto racing digital media company, and further expands on’s position as most-viewed motorsports website in the world.

“We are very excited to bring to Spain,” said Gustavo Roche, vice president of business development,

“Our strategic expansion into Western Europe reflects the increased global demand for our premier motorsports content, including a rich focus on two-wheel racing.”

As part of the announcement, will expand its editorial coverage of MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3 and World Superbike with up-to-the-minute news from moto racing journalist extraordinaire Oriol Puigdemont.

Combined with extending its in-market coverage of F1 and the World Endurance Championship, will immediately become the most-viewed motorsports digital media platform in the region.

The new Spanish operation will be based in Madrid and will be headed up by veteran and highly reputable journalist, Jacobo Vega, Director of – SPAIN, along with a leading team of editors and columnists.

“Entry into Spain further positions as the premier destination for in-depth analysis and multimedia programming, including images, graphics, videos and live streams – all in native tongue,” said Jacobo Vega.

“I am extremely pleased to work along side Editor-in-Chief Charles Bradley and his exceptional editorial team in providing Spain’s racing enthusiasts the depth and quality of motorsports coverage they deserve.”


Formed in 1994, is a technologically advanced international digital media group specializing in motor racing content offering 21 editions in 13 languages, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. It is part of the Motorsport Networkcompany.










For more information contact:

Scott Sebastian: M 1 312.519.5040


Vice President of Public Relations and Marketing,