The 2021 edition of the Indianapolis 500 takes place at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Indiana, on Sunday, May 30, 2021 (5/30/21). The Indy 500 is one of the biggest events of the Memorial Day weekend. If you want to capture every moment of the exciting IndyCar action, you can watch Indy 500 live stream of the entire IndyCar race to your computer or laptop, or take it to your phone or tablet outside.
|Venue:||Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Indianapolis, IN|
|Date:||Sunday, 30 May 2021|
|Start time:||1 p.m. ET (2:30 p.m. ET green flag)|
|Live Stream:||NBC Sports Gold|
The Indy 500 is about to get underway at the world famous IMS – Indiana. Regardless of the missing crowd, there will be no shortage of action on track, as 33 drivers complete 500 miles, 200 laps at speeds of up to 240mph. Ex-F1 driver Fernando Alonso will be among them, while Marco Andretti will start on pole. Don’t miss another incredible edition of “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing” Sunday, May 30. Check out what time the race starts and how to watch the Indy 500 live stream free below…
What is the date of the 2021 Indy 500?
The 2021 Indianapolis 500 (branded as the 105th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Presented by Gainbridge for sponsorship reasons) was a 500-mile (800km, 200 lap) automobile race held on Sunday, 30 May 2021, at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Indiana. It was the premier event of the 2021 IndyCar Series.
What channel is the Indy 500 on today?
NBC Sports is the exclusive home for the IndyCar Series in the United States for the third consecutive year, meaning the 2021 Indy 500 will be shown on broadcast cable network NBC. The Indy 500 had been shown on ABC for 54 consecutive years before NBC obtained the exclusive series rights with a three-year deal in 2019.
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How to watch 2021 Indy 500 live streaming
NBC owns the broadcast rights and streaming rights of Indy 500. This means you can watch the game on your local NBC TV station, stream it through NBC Sports, watch it through a streaming service (scroll down for various options and free trials), or through the official Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS) live stream to compete.
If you have a cable or satellite subscription, but you prefer to stream to a computer or laptop instead of watching on TV, you can use the NBC Sports live website to access sports events for which NBC has rights for free.
You can use the NBC Sports live website on a Windows, MacOS or Linux Computer or Laptop, and use it with any modern web browser, as long as you have a high-speed Internet connection and a cable or satellite subscription.
When you visit the official NBC sports website, you will see what appears to be a free live broadcast of the game. This is just a free preview, and it only lasts a few minutes. If you want to remove the free trial video restriction, you need to log in through your cable or satellite provider or find someone who is willing to lend you your password.
Ways to watch Indy 500 without cable
The best way to stream the Indianapolis 500 with Wire Cutter is to use a TV streaming service. These services are similar to cable and satellite TV in that they provide live access to the same channel, but they use an Internet connection instead of a cable or satellite TV provider.
Each of these services offers some type of free trial, so this is a great way to stream the Indianapolis 500 for free. You can get a one -month free trial on Hulu , for example, or fuboTV free week .
These are the most popular streaming services that give you access to the Indianapolis 500:
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