Formula 1 Races Onto Mobile Phones
Formula 1 racing fans can now experience all the action of this year s Grand Prix from the comfort of their own mobile phones, thanks to UpSNAP Inc. s broadcasts of Podcast programming to mobile phones nationwide.
UpSNAP will be offering on-site Podcast programming from the United States Grand Prix at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway from June 27 through July 4. The new service, which will include over 40 different Podcasts, will be available to all mobile phone users for $4.99. Podcasts will include news, analysis, reports from the paddock, interviews with teams and drivers, race previews, and updates from all race parties and events.
Formula 1 racing is one of the most popular sports on the planet, and the United States Grand Prix is the only US race on the F1 schedule, said Tony Philipp, President and CEO of UpSNAP. Apart from being at the race, this is the broadest coverage that American Formula 1 fans can get on the race.
To sign up for the service, fans can text message gp to 27627 on their mobile phone, or go to http://www.upsnap.com/race.php.