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Indy 500 Live : When is the race? How long does it last? How to watch on TV

Welcome to watch Indy 500 Live online at your Device as Desktop, Laptop, notepad, tab, smart phone, Mobile, iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple, MacBook, And all others. INDIANAPOLIS 500 LIVE, It’s is worldwide TV Channel coverage and no TV Streaming. Fernando Alonso, F1 driver for struggling McLaren-Honda, has boosted the worldwide appeal of the event this year by ditching the Monaco Grand Prix.

 

Instead, the Spaniard will race in a McLaren-entered, Honda-powered Andretti Autosport car, painted the orange which Bruce McLaren made famous in the 1960s. 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500.

 

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While he is the only current F1 driver in the field, Juan Pablo Montoya, Alex Rossi, Max Chilton and Takuma Sato all have Formula One experience.

 

When will Indy 500 2017 start?

After two weeks of practice, qualifying and partying, Sunday May 28 itself will still be a busy day at Indianapolis.

The celebrity red carpet parade gets underway at 8.30am local time, nearly four hours before the race itself actually starts.

The 101st running of the Indy 500 will finally get going at 12.19pm local time after performances of God Bless America, Ta
Indy 500 qualifying results: Fernando Alonso fifth in Fast Nine shootout
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Express Sport runs through the Indy 500 Fast Nine qualifying results ahead of Sunday’s race

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Express Sport runs through the top nine from Indy 500 qualifying
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What time will Indy 500 2017 start in the UK?

While it may be lunchtime in the US, UK viewers hoping to see Woking-based McLaren-Honda driver Alonso in action will have to wait until almost the evening.

The race will start at 5.19pm UK time and is expected to last around three hours.

 

How long is the Indy 500?

The race takes its name from the 500-mile distance over which it is raced.

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway oval is exactly 2.5 miles long, meaning the drivers go round exactly 200 times.

 

How long does the Indy 500 last?

Rossi’s finishing time in 2016 was just two minutes over the three-hour mark.

With the race scheduled to get underway at 12.19pm local time (5.19pm BST), UK viewers can expect to see the winner take the chequered flag just after 8pm.

 

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Fernando Alonso will race in Indy 500 for the very first time
What is the UK TV schedule for Indy 500 2017?

BT Sport ESPN will show all the action from Indianapolis live to UK viewers.

From 3.30pm, you can catch highlights of last weekend’s qualifying sessions where Alonso booked his place on the second row.

Live coverage of the race will then start at 4.30pm and is scheduled to shut down at 9pm.

Highlights will be shown on Monday at 11am.

How can I stream Indy 500 live online in the UK?

You will be able to watch the race live online through mobile, tablet or desktop.

Having logged in, BT Sport subscribers simply need to select BT Sport ESPN from the TV guide to access coverage.

How can I watch Indy 500 live on TV in the US?

ABC have the rights to show the race in the US with coverage starting at 8am Pacific Time (11am Eastern Standard Time; 4pm British Summer Time).

The channel is available either on Comcast 702/2 or DirecTV 2.

How can I stream Indy 500 live online in the US?

US viewers will either be able to watch the action online through ESPN’s website or IndyCar’s own website.