The Velocity channel has been a breath of fresh air for motorcycle enthusiasts that have grown tired of the Speed Channel, commonly thought of as the NASCAR Channel. Overseen by Bob Scanlon who defected from the Speed Channel, the Velocity channel gives motorcycle enthusiasts a genuine alternative with programming not seen anywhere else.
In the beginning the Speed Channel — then named Speed Vision — aired more motorcycle content than it does now. In fact, the network had one night each week dedicated just to motorcycle programming. Do you remember Two Wheel Tuesdays? Now Speed only features motorcycle racing. Don't read me wrong, I love motorcycle racing, but the motorcycle universe is vast and deserves more coverage than that. READ ON