FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013
NBCSN TO PRESENT 13 INDYCAR RACES DURING 2014 SEASON
Race Coverage Begins with Grand Prix of Long Beach on April 13 & Includes Houston and Toronto Doubleheaders, Season Finale at Fontana
STAMFORD, Conn. – December 3, 2013 – NBCSN will deliver comprehensive coverage of the 2014 IndyCar season, beginning with the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach on April 12-13. All 13 races, which include the final 11 races of the season, will also be streamed live via NBC Sports Live Extra, NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices, and tablets.
Following NBCSN’s coverage of the Grand Prix of Long Beach, the series shifts to Barber Motorsports Park for the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama. NBCSN will then present live coverage of the final 11 races on the IndyCar schedule, including the Firestone 600 from Texas Motor Speedway on June 7 in primetime, followed by the Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston doubleheader on June 28-29.
NBCSN’s remaining coverage features the Honda Indy Toronto doubleheader on July 19-20, the GoPro Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma from Sonoma Raceway on Aug. 24, and the season-finale MAVTV 500 IndyCar World Championships from Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif. on Aug. 30 in primetime.
In addition, NBCSN will present coverage of Carb Day from the Indy 500 on Friday, May 23 starting at 11 a.m. ET.
NBC SPORTS LIVE EXTRA
NBC Sports Live Extra – NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices, and tablets – will stream coverage of the 2014 IndyCar season via “TV Everywhere,” the media industry’s effort to make quality content available to authenticated customers both in and out of the home and on multiple platforms.
For desktops, NBC Sports Live Extra can be accessed at NBCSports.com/liveextra. The NBC Sports Live Extra app for mobile devices and tablets is available at the App Store for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, and on select Android handset and tablet devices within Google Play.
Coverage airing on NBCSN will live stream to PCs, mobile devices and tablets through NBC Sports Live Extra, and to the digital platforms of participating cable, satellite, and telco services, via “TV Everywhere,” which is available on an authenticated basis to subscribers of participating MVPDs.
Click here for the participating cable/satellite/telco companies offering NBC Sports Live Extra:
2014 INDYCAR RACE COVERAGE
|Sun,, April 13||Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach||NBCSN||4 p.m.|
|Sun., April 27||Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama||NBCSN||2:30 p.m.|
|Sat., June 7||Firestone 600||NBCSN||8 p.m.|
|Sat., June 28||Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston – Race 1||NBCSN||3 p.m.|
|Sun., June 29||Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston – Race 2||NBCSN||3 p.m.|
|Sun., July 6||Pocono IndyCar 500||NBCSN||Noon|
|Sat, July 12||Iowa Corn Indy 300||NBCSN||8 p.m.|
|Sat., July 19||Honda Indy Toronto – Race 1||NBCSN||3 p.m.|
|Sun, July 20||Honda Indy Toronto – Race 2||NBCSN||3 p.m.|
|Sun., August 3||Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio||NBCSN||3 p.m.|
|Sun., August 17||ABC Supply Wisconsin 250||NBCSN||3 p.m.|
|Sun., August 24||GoPro Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma||NBCSN||4 p.m.|
|Sat., August 30||MAVTV 500 IndyCar World Championships||NBCSN||9 p.m.|
–NBC SPORTS GROUP-