Indy 500 2020: Date, Time, TV Schedule, Live Stream

How to watch the 2020 Indy 500

When is the Indy 500? For the first time ever it’s not in May. IndyCar announced in March that it moved the 104th Indianapolis 500 to Aug. 23. Click here to stream the Indy 500 live starting at 1p ET.

Under the updated Indy 500 schedule, the track will open with practice sessions Aug. 12-13, followed by Fast Friday on Aug. 14. Indy 500 qualifying is Aug. 15-16 with each full day of qualifications televised on NBC.

Thursday, Aug. 20 will feature Indy Lights practice and qualifying and pit-stop practice. The Indy Lights Freedom 100 and the final Indy 500 practice will take place Friday, Aug. 21 on Miller Lite Carb Day.

The IndyCar races scheduled for Aug. 16 and Aug. 22 have been rescheduled. The race at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course has been moved a week earlier to Aug. 9, and the World Wide Technology Raceway event has moved back to Aug. 30.


Indy 500 Live Stream

Indy 500 Race

Sunday, August 23rd

1:00 PM - 6:00 PM

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