The “Greatest Spectacle in Racing” is mere hours away as Indianapolis Motor Speedway will convey again a full home for the 106th working of the Indianapolis 500.
After two years of decreased capability due to the COVID pandemic, the grandstands and infield will as soon as once more be full to witness the Memorial Day weekend mainstay with the chance that historical past might be made on multiple entrance.
After Scott Dixon broke the document for quickest pole-qualifying pace final weekend and mixed with Alex Palou and Rinus VeeKay for the quickest entrance row in Indy 500 historical past, there’s an opportunity the race’s document pace might be damaged Sunday as effectively. And because it seems, that document was set final yr by Helio Castroneves, who can be chasing extra historical past on Sunday.
Castroneves received the 2021 Indy 500 with a median successful pace of 190.690 mph, blowing away the 187.433 mph common posted by 2013 winner Tony Kanaan. And that win put Castroneves in one in every of racing’s most illustrious golf equipment. He joined A.J. Foyt, Al Unser Sr. and Rick Mears as the one drivers to win the five hundred 4 occasions. Can Castroneves go back-to-back and stake his declare as the perfect driver in Indy historical past?
Here is all the data it is advisable to prepare for the 2022 Indy 500, Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway:
What time does the Indianapolis 500 begin?
The 106th Indy 500 begins at 12:30 p.m. ET. The inexperienced flag is scheduled to wave at 12:45 p.m. ET.
How can I watch the Indianapolis 500 on TV?
NBC is broadcasting the occasion and may have a pre-race present starting at 11 a.m. ET.
Will there be a reside stream of the Indianapolis 500?
Is there a radio broadcast of the Indianapolis 500?
The IndyAutomotive Radio Network and SiriusXM channel 160 will broadcast the race on the radio.
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What is the race distance of the Indianapolis 500?
The Indy 500 is 200 laps across the 2.5-mile Indianapolis Motor Speedway for a complete of 500 miles.
Who received final yr’s Indianapolis 500?
Helio Castroneves received his record-tying fourth Indy 500 one yr in the past in thrilling style. Castroneves, who additionally received this race in 2000, 2001 and 2009, delivered his new group Meyer Shank Racing its first-ever victory by holding off Chip Ganassi Racing’s Alex Palou on the ultimate lap to safe his fourth Indianapolis 500 victory.
What is the lineup for the 2022 Indianapolis 500?
Scott Dixon beame the quickest pole winner in race historical past (at 234.046 mph) and recorded the second-fastest four-lap qualifying common ever final weekend. Dixon will begin on the pole alongside reigning IndyAutomotive Series champion Alex Palou and Rinus VeeKay.
(automobile quantity in parentheses)
1. (9) Scott Dixon, Honda
2. (10) Alex Palou, Honda
3. (21) Rinus VeeKay, Chevrolet
4. (33) Ed Carpenter, Chevrolet
5. (8) Marcus Ericsson
6. (1) Tony Kanaan, Honda
7. (5) Pato O’Ward, Chevrolet
8. (7) Felix Rosenqvist, Chevrolet
9. (28) Romain Grosjean, Honda
10. (51) Takuma Sato, Honda
11. (12) Will Power, Chevrolet
12. (48) Jimmie Johnson, Honda
13. (18) David Malukas, Honda
14. (2) Josef Newgarden, Chevrolet
15. (23) Santino Ferrucci, Chevrolet
16. (60) Simon Pagenaud, Honda
17. (11) JR Hildebrand, Chevrolet
18. (20) Conor Daly, Chevrolet
19. (77) Callum Ilott, Chevrolet
20. (27) Alexander Rossi, Honda
21. (15) Graham Rahal, Honda
22. (24) Sage Karam, Chevrolet
23. (98) Marco Andretti, Honda
24. (29) Devlin DeFrancesco, Honda
25. (26) Colton Herta, Honda
26. (3) Scott McLaughlin, Chevrolet
27. (06) Helio Castroneves, Honda
28. (14) Kyle Kirkwood, Chevrolet
29. (4) Dalton Kellett, Chevrolet
30. (6) Juan Pablo Montoya, Chevrolet
31. (30) Christian Lundgaard, Honda
32. (45) Jack Harvey, Honda
33. (25) Stefan Wilson, Chevrolet
This article initially appeared on USA TODAY: Indy 500 2022: Live stream, begin time, TV schedule, lineup for race