Quote Originally Posted by Mcshammer_dj View Post
I thought that they did show it on the BBC HD channel last year but just used upscaling...
nope,

Its part of the BBCs mandate that they have to use at least 80% or something HD footage in any programming. Thats within the program so they could have a HD feed for the race and SD for the interviews.

Full upscaling would be classed as SD content still and wouldnt be allowed.