Motorsport.com and gpticketshop.com agreed to create a ticketing service to be powered by the Austrian-based company.
MIAMI (Oct. 6, 2015) — Motorsport.com and gpticketshop.com, a leading online motorsports ticket agency, today announced the parties have entered into an exclusive agreement to create a ticketing service to be powered by the Austrian-based company. As part of the agreement, GPticketshop.com has been named the "Official Ticket Provider of Motorsport.com”.
Race fans from around the world will now be able to purchase tickets for Formula One, MotoGP, DTM, Red Bull Air Race, WTCC and others at tickets.motorsport.com.
Home to the 2015 Grand Prix Drivers Association (GPDA) Global Fan Survey, Motorsport.com is the premier international source for online multimedia motorsports coverage reaching over 194 countries with 14 global editions available in 10 native languages.
“We’re thrilled to be working with a trusted and well-respected name like GPticketshop.com,” said Gustavo A. Roche, vice president of business development, Motorsport.com. “Aligning the Motosport.com brand with a global leader in ticket solutions to develop this motorsports marketplace willoffer our global viewership a secure and reliable way to buy auto racing tickets.”
Fans will be able to securely purchase and manage their tickets online and on mobile devices while benefiting from greater protection, flexibility and the unparalleled efficiency of the shared technology.
The partnership also provides online customer service seven days a week, so fans will be able to get help with their ticket purchases whenever they need it.
"We are very happy to have entered into this partnership Motorsport.com and feel that we have the best international business partner to grow our businesses,” said Ariane Frank-Meulenbeltm, head of marketing, A.Ostermann Gmbh.
“Not only can fans get the best editorial coverage of racing on Motorsport.com, but they now have the opportunity to buy premium seating to some of the world’s most exclusive motorsports events both via desktop and mobile purchasing opportunities.”
Formed in 1994, Motorsport.com is a technologically advanced international network of online motorsports content featuring world-class digital distribution, video and interactive multimedia worldwide with news bureaus in 14 countries in 10 different languages, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
For more information contact:
Scott Sebastian: M 1 312.519.5040
Vice President of Public Relations and Marketing
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