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VW Announces “Racing Under Green” Broadcast

Jetta TDI Cup documentary to air on Discovery Networks.

by on Dec.11, 2009


Volkswagen is currently accepting driver applications for the 2010 season.

Beginning the week of January 18, behind-the-scenes footage of the country’s only professional diesel racing series will air in national television with a “Racing Under Green” documentary.

The 60-minute show is an inside look at all of the elements that make the series unique. During last season, a broadcast crew followed the series’ 25 drivers on track and off to capture the personalities behind the wheel of the equally prepared Jetta TDI Cup racecars.

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The documentary was shot in high definition and also explores what is claimed to be “environmentally-friendly” aspects of the series, from biodiesel blends used to power the cars on the racetrack to the series’ support of

The documentary will air at various times on Discovery Communications’ Discovery Channel, Science Channel, Planet Green, and HD Theater from January 18-31. Check local cable listings for channel information and broadcast times.