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UpSNAP Launches Podcast Coverage of U.S. Grand Prix

Posted June 28, 2006 5:29 a.m. EDT

— Fans of Formula 1 racing can get coverage of the U.S. Grand Prix via podcasts from UpSNAP.

UpSNAP, a provider of audio entertainment for mobile phones, is offering on-site programming from the Grand Prix in Indianapolis through Kuly 4. Reports will include driver and racing team interviews, race previews, and periodic updates.

"There is a huge F1 following in America and through UpSNAP's unique mobile audio service, race fans can listen to over 40 different Podcasts covering all aspects of the United States Grand Prix event, directly on their mobile phones," said Brett Johnson, President of FormulaPod.com. "We can bring news, analysis, and interviews to any Formula 1 fan that has a mobile phone."

To learn more and to sign up for the service, users can text message 'gp' to 27627 on their mobile phone or go to