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Speedvision Goes Online

 Network's New Web Site Offers Wide Variety of News
 and Information for Enthusiasts

STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The Speedvision Network(TM), the first 24-hour cable network devoted exclusively to automotive, aviation and marine entertainment and information, has announced the launch of Speedvision Online (, the network's companion internet site.

Produced by Santa Monica, California-based MindShare Media, Speedvision Online was developed specifically for enthusiasts who wish to obtain the latest consumer-oriented news and information and motorsports results, standings and highlights. The service also features up-to-the-minute information on the network, including the network's program listings and descriptions, as well as upcoming events airing on Speedvision.

"Speedvision Online was designed to mirror the programming strategy of the network, while adding value through the interactive capabilities of the World- Wide-Web," stated Roger Werner, Speedvision's president and chief executive officer. "Users can obtain information on all four vehicle categories, from manufacturer recalls to race results."

Additional sections of the site include an instructional/how-to area, an arena for professional and amateur photographers to display their work and bulletin boards. Also accessible is an interactive chat room, which will play host to question-and-answer sessions with various individuals, from on-air personalities and industry executives, to drivers from various race series.

Available in approximately five million homes, Speedvision is currently carried by Cox Communications Inc., Continental Cablevision, Comcast Corp., Marcus Cable, Scripps-Howard, and Daniels as well as nationally on DirecTv. The network is also accessible to the C-Band market of backyard dish owners and small cable systems, on Satellite C-4, Transponder 11.

SOURCE Speedvision Network
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/CONTACT: Jeff Pearlman of JMPR, 818-992-4353/

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