NASCAR returns to Indianapolis Motor Speedway for Brickyard 400


Brantley Gilbert Big Machine Brickyard 400

This month NASCAR will return to Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Indiana for races in Monster Energy Cup and Xfinity Series. The annual 400 mile (640 km) Brantley Gilbert Big Machine Brickyard 400. The track lenght is 2.5 miles (4 km). The Brickyard 400 has the distinction of being the NASCAR’s most-attended event, when it draw an estimated crowd of more than 250,000 spectators in 1994. Kyle Busch, Jimmie Johnson and Dale Earnhardt Jr. will be vying for the top position along with other drivers.

Indianapolis Motor Speedway schedule for 2017:

Friday, July 21

ON TRACK: Indianapolis Motor Speedway
1-1:55 p.m.: NASCAR XFINITY Series practice, NBC Sports App
3-3:55 p.m.: NASCAR XFINITY Series final practice, NBC Sports App

PRESS PASS

11:30 a.m., Wayne Auton, Managing Director, NASCAR XFINITY Series
Noon: Joey Gase
12:15 p.m.: Dakoda Armstrong, William Byron and Ryan Reed
2:30 p.m.: Kyle Busch

GARAGECAM

2:30 p.m.: NASCAR XFINITY Series

Saturday, July 22

ON TRACK: Indianapolis Motor Speedway
9-9:55 a.m.: Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice, CNBC
11-11:55 a.m.: Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series final practice, CNBC
12:45 p.m.: NASCAR XFINITY Series Coors Light Pole qualifying, NBCSN
3:30 p.m.: NASCAR XFINITY Series Lilly Diabetes 250 (100 laps, 250 miles), NBCSN
6:15 p.m.: Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Coors Light Pole qualifying, NBCSN

Brickyard 400

PRESS PASS

10 a.m.: NASCAR Racing Experience announcement
10:25 a.m.: Denny Hamlin
Noon: Dale Earnhardt Jr.
12:30 p.m.: Kyle Larson
1:30 p.m.: Clint Bowyer
6 p.m.: Post-NASCAR XFINITY Series race press conference
7 p.m.: Post-Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series qualifying press conference

GARAGECAM

10:30 a.m.: Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series

Sunday, July 23

ON TRACK: Indianapolis Motor Speedway
2:30 p.m.: Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Brantley Gilbert Big Machine Brickyard 400 (160 laps, 400 miles), NBC

PRESS PASS

11 a.m.: Alex Bowman, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Rick Hendrick and Jim McCoy
6 p.m.: Post-Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race press conference

Live telecast and live streaming information

Live telecast will be available on NBC and NBCSN. Fans can watch live streaming on NBC Sports App.

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