Airspeeder Announces Digital Media Hub Partnership with Veritone

Dec 14 2023


Airspeeder, the world's leading eVTOL racing series, announces an innovative partnership with Veritone Inc. and base to revolutionize its digital media platform using cutting-edge AI solutions. The collaboration promises to reshape the future of motorsports media, delivering an unmatched experience for fans worldwide.


London, UK – December 14, 2023 – Airspeeder, the world’s first racing series for crewed electric flying cars, is excited to announce a groundbreaking partnership with Veritone Inc. (NASDAQ: VERI) to leverage its Digital Media Hub (DMH) for managing and enhancing the digital media platform activities of the Airspeeder racing series.

In a multi-year deal, Veritone’s DMH, in collaboration with cloud media solutions provider base, will play a pivotal role in managing Airspeeder’s digital media, broadcast content, and data. The partnership aims to streamline operations, facilitate global content distribution, and enhance the overall viewing experience for fans.

Veritone's expertise in sports is evident in their ability to streamline operations and uncover revenue opportunities for customers through AI. Airspeeder is eager to tap into this wealth of industry knowledge to elevate our sport into a global series. As a nascent sport, Airspeeder needs to work with best-in-class industry leaders to grow its sports rights proposition, Veritone and base are the perfect combination to help us succeed.
Stephen Sidlo - Global Director of Media Airspeeder
We are extremely proud to provide AI-powered solutions - in partnership with base - to support and promote this fantastic new race series, which is pushing the boundaries of innovation in both aviation and motorsports.
David Candler - Senior Director, Customer Solutions Veritone
Airspeeder is a really exciting new business, perfectly aligned with our team’s expertise in providing cloud-native solutions for major sports, gaming brands, and media and entertainment companies. We love to get involved early with cutting-edge ventures, with particularly complex technical workflow challenges to solve, and to go on the scale journey with them.
Ben Foakes - CEO Base

The Airspeeder racing series features electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) technology, with crewed human pilots navigating these cutting-edge vehicles. The recent race at Stonefield Airfield, South Australia, showcased the capabilities of these flying cars, with Zephatali Walsh emerging as the victor.

The partnership with Veritone and base will enhance Airspeeder’s media operations, providing fans with exclusive access to technology, pilots, teams, and the breathtaking race action that defines the Airspeeder eVTOL racing series.

As the Airspeeder series continues to evolve, with plans for global locations to be announced soon, the collaboration with Veritone and base promises to deliver an unparalleled viewing experience for fans and further establishes Airspeeder as a standout event in the world of motorsports.


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