The Verizon IndyCar Series heads to Exhibition Place for the Honda Indy Toronto this weekend. Here’s all the requisite TV times and info:
INDYCAR HONDAY INDY TORONTO – SUNDAY AT 2:30 P.M. ET ON CNBC
The 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series rolls north of the border this weekend for the Honda Indy Toronto at Exhibition Place this Sunday on CNBC. Josef Newgarden (Ed Carpenter Racing) dominated the field at the Indy Iowa Corn 300 last Sunday, leading 282 of 300 laps en route to his first career oval victory and setting the IndyCar record for most laps led in a race.
Newgarden, who won last year’s Honda Indy Toronto, now currently sits in second position in the driver standings with 336 points, 73 points behind leader Simon Pagenaud (Penske; 409 points). Will Power (Penske), who finished in second place in Iowa following back-to-back wins at Detroit and Road America, is currently in third place (334 points).
Coverage begins Saturday at 1:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN with live qualifying, prior to Sunday’s live race coverage at 2:30 p.m. ET on CNBC. NBCSN will also air an encore presentation of the race Sunday afternoon at 5:30 p.m. ET.
Leigh Diffey (play-by-play) will call the action alongside Toronto native Paul Tracy, who won at Toronto in 1993 and 2003, and Townsend Bell. Reporters Jon Beekhuis, Katie Hargitt, Robin Miller and Kevin Lee will report from the pits.
|Sat., July 16||IndyCar Honda Indy Toronto – Qualifying||1:30 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sun., July 17||IndyCar Honda Indy Toronto||2:30 p.m.||CNBC|
|IndyCar Honda Indy Toronto (Encore)||5:30 p.m.||NBCSN|