From a media release:
On the heels ofÂ theÂ Season 7 finale last night, CTV today announced thatÂ THE AMAZING RACEÂ CANADAÂ has been renewed for an eighth season, welcoming a new group of racers to the starting line when it returns in 2020. An average audience of more than 1.9 million viewers tuned in weekly toÂ THE AMAZING RACEÂ CANADAÂ this summer on CTV, making it not only the most-watched series of the summer but also the top Canadian series of the 2018/19 broadcast year.
Hosted by Olympic gold medallistÂ Jon Montgomery, casting details forÂ THE AMAZING RACEÂ CANADAÂ will be announced soon, and brand integration opportunities for Season 8 are now available.
With final data of the complete season to be reported in the coming weeks, season-to-dateÂ THE AMAZING RACEÂ CANADAÂ drew larger audiences in Season 7 than the previous year among total viewers and in all key demos, seeing a double-digit growth with A18-34 (+38%) and A18-49 (+12%). The series was the most-watched summer program for an incredible seventh year in-a-row among the key A25-54 demographic.
The current season ofÂ THE AMAZING RACEÂ CANADAÂ is streaming onÂ CTV.caÂ and the CTV app, and will join the all-new Crave, along with previous seasons of the series, onÂ Friday, Sept. 13.