INSIGHT: NBC’s second tackle its first Indianapolis 500
Sunday goes to be unusual. Uncomfortably unusual. For many people, Memorial Day weekend in motor racing equates to 1 factor, the Indianapolis 500, and as creatures of behavior, there’s a sense of loss for these of us who aren’t precisely positive what we’re going to do with ourselves on Might 24.
Moved again to August 23 in response to the coronavirus, the Indy 500 — our private vacation — received’t fall on the place on the calendar the place our minds and our bodies have been conditioned to count on its magnificence.
Fortunately, the NTT IndyCar Sequence, its broadcast associate NBC Sports activities, and veteran motor racing TV producer Terry Lingner anticipated the sense of loss Indy followers can be feeling, and went to work on a four-hour characteristic that debuts Sunday at 2pm Japanese on NBC.
Sunday, see @IMS such as you’ve by no means seen earlier than with the Indy 500 Particular: Again House Once more on @NBC.
Here is a tease of what is to come back with @SimonPagenaud and @AlexanderRossi with some lovely drone footage. #500AtHome pic.twitter.com/XWYXpBcJYv
— IndyCar on NBC (@IndyCaronNBC) Might 18, 2020