FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, January 10th, 2022
NBC SPORTS AND INDYCAR ANNOUNCE 2022 NTT INDYCAR SERIES BROADCAST START TIMES
Season Begins With Grand Prix of St. Petersburg on Sunday, February 27, at Noon ET on NBC
106th Running of Indianapolis 500 Presented May 29 on NBC – Coverage Begins at 11 a.m. ET
Record 14 Races on NBC Broadcast Network, Including Season’s First Six Races
STAMFORD, Conn. – January 10, 2022 – NBC Sports and INDYCAR have announced the broadcast start times for the 2022 NTT INDYCAR SERIES schedule, which will feature a record 14 races on broadcast network NBC, headlined by the 106th Running of the Indianapolis 500 at iconic Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday, May 29, with coverage on NBC beginning at 11 a.m. ET.
The first six races of the season will air on NBC, including the season opening Grand Prix of St. Petersburg on Sunday, February 27, at noon ET.
NBC Sports will also present the third consecutive year of the INDYCAR-NASCAR doubleheader at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course the weekend of July 30-31, with the INDYCAR race on Saturday, July 30, at noon ET on NBC.
Highlights of NBC Sports’ 2022 INDYCAR schedule include:
- The 106th Running of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, May 29, on NBC, with coverage beginning at 11 a.m. ET;
- The Long Beach Grand Prix returns to NBC on Sunday, April 10, at 3 p.m. ET;
- Third consecutive year of the INDYCAR-NASCAR doubleheader at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course the weekend of July 30-31, with the INDYCAR race on Saturday, July 30, on NBC;
- The much-anticipated second iteration of the Streets of Nashville, and first presentation of the race on network television, will air on Sunday, August 7, at 3 p.m. ET on NBC;
- Season finale at Laguna Seca will be presented on Sunday, September 11, at 3 p.m. ET on NBC.
Peacock will exclusively stream an NTT INDYCAR SERIES race for the first time in 2022 when the Streets of Toronto race will be held on Sunday, July 17, at 3 p.m. ET. Peacock will simulstream all races airing on NBC, and all qualifying and practice sessions as well as coverage surrounding the 106th Running of the Indianapolis 500, Indy Lights races, race-day warmups and full-event replays of 2022 INDYCAR races will also be available on Peacock.
Below is NBC Sports’ 2022 NTT INDYCAR SERIES coverage schedule:
|Sun, Feb. 27||Streets of St. Petersburg||NBC||Noon|
|Sun., March 20||Texas Motor Speedway||NBC||12:30 p.m.|
|Sun., April 10||Streets of Long Beach||NBC||3 p.m.|
|Sun., May 1||Barber Motorsports Park||NBC||12:30 p.m.|
|Sat., May 14||Indianapolis Motor Speedway (Road Course)||NBC||3 p.m.|
|Sun., May 29||The 106th Indianapolis 500||NBC||11 a.m.|
|Sun., June 5||Raceway at Belle Isle Park/Detroit||USA Network||3 p.m.|
|Sun., June 12||Road America||NBC||12:30 p.m.|
|Sun., July 3||Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course||NBC||Noon|
|Sun., July 17||Streets of Toronto||Peacock||3 p.m.|
|Sat., July 23||Iowa Speedway – Race 1||NBC||4 p.m.|
|Sun., July 24||Iowa Speedway – Race 2||NBC||3 p.m.|
|Sat., July 30||Indianapolis Motor Speedway (Road Course)||NBC||Noon|
|Sun., Aug. 7||Streets of Nashville||NBC||3 p.m.|
|Sat., Aug. 20||World Wide Technology Raceway||USA Network||6 p.m.|
|Sun., Sept. 4||Portland International Raceway||NBC||3 p.m.|
|Sun, Sept. 11||WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca||NBC||3 p.m.|
*dates and networks/platforms are subject to change