If you’re watching the Indy 500 live stream, tune in to see if we can relive 2008. No, not for any particular trend, technology or milestone: Scott Dixon (who last won the race in 2008) took pole and is looking to take home his second victory in one of the biggest races of the year.
When is the 106th Indy 500
Round 106 of the Indianapolis 500 will take place on Sunday, May 29 and will be broadcast live on NBC. Coverage of the Indy 500 will air live on NBC beginning at 11:00 a.m. ET and will run until 4:00 p.m. ET. It will also be available to stream on the NBC Sports app and
However, a higher win count is in the eyes of Helio Castroneves, winner of the 2021 edition of the Indy 500 (his fourth). Castroneves would be the first to win the big race five times if he took home first place this weekend. Unfortunately for him? Well, he’s 27th out of 33 on the grid, so he’s already in for a big chance.
Dixon’s teammate Alex Palou, who is second on the grid, is also favored for second.
Also, it appears that the Indy 500 will be spared the showers forecast for Indianapolis for most of the coming days. Reports indicate clouds will part for a warm and sunny Sunday.
Oh, and speaking of those who need speed, Top Gun: Maverick (in theaters Friday before the race) star Miles Teller has been selected as the honorary starter for the big race.
Here’s everything you need to know to watch Indy 500 live streams online:
How to watch Indy 500 live streams from anywhere on earth
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Indy 500 live streams are on NBC, Peacock Premium and Universo for the feature race on Sunday (May 29) starting at 11am ET / 8am PT. Race coverage begins at 12:30 p.m. ET / 9:30 a.m. PT. NBC is included in both Fubo and Sling Blue. Fubo has Universo, while Sling requires you to pay $6 more to add the Best of Spanish TV package available on Sling Blue.
Peacock is your target for final practice on Friday (May 27) at 11:00am ET / 8:00am PT and the Pit Stop Challenge at 2:30pm ET / 11:30am PT.
If you’ve already cut the cable and don’t have a cable package, you can watch the races on Sling TV and FuboTV.
Sling TV is currently offering a 50% discount on the first monthly bill ($17.50 for Sling Blue (opens in new tab)). In a case of “you get what you pay for”, for $69 per month (with a 7-day free trial) (opens in new tab) Fubo offers many more channels.