ESPN, Formula 1 confirm US rights extension through 2025

Hollywood actor Brad Pitt watches US Grand Prix practice from the McLaren garage. (Credit: Getty Images)

ESPN and Formula 1 have confirmed a three-year rights extension in the United States through 2025, in a deal which will keep all race telecasts on ABC, ESPN, and ESPN2 commercial-free.

The move – which was announced at the 2022 United States Grand Prix at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas – was agreed to in principle during the summer, with Formula 1 securing a significant rights fee increase in the highly-prized US market.

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