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NBCSN will air one-hour telecasts of all Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires events. All shows will be produced by IMS Productions.

The Indy Lights broadcast team will be led by veteran play-by-play and radio announcer Kevin Lee, reporter for the NBCSN’s coverage of the Verizon IndyCar Series. Adding color commentary will be Anders “The Viking” Krohn. Krohn made 16 Indy Lights starts during the 2010 – 2012 seasons and is now active on the racing front with CoForce International, which provides racing and corporate development services. Katie Hargitt will handle pit lane reporting duties.


Date Race Location Air Date/ Time
March 11/12 Streets of St. Petersburg St. Petersburg, FL March 18 - 2:00 am
April 22/23 Barber Motorsports Park Birmingham, AL April 26 - 12:00 am 
May 12/13 Indianapolis Motor Speedway Indianapolis, IN May 21 - 1:30 am
May 26 Indianapolis Motor Speedway (oval) Indianapolis, IN May 26 - 12:30 pm
June 24/25 Road America Elkhart Lake, WI June 25 - 11:30 am
July 8/9 Iowa Speedway Newton, IA July 9 - 4:00 pm
July 15/16 Streets of Toronto Toronto, ON, Canada July 17 - 7:00 pm
July 29/30 Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course Lexington, OH July 30 - 11:30 pm
August 26/27 Gateway Motorsports Park Madison, IL August 28 - 12:00 pm
Sept. 2/3  Watkins Glen International
Watkins Glen, NY
September 6 - 6:00 pm
IMS Radio Network


All Indy Lights races will be carried live on the Advance Auto Parts INDYCAR Radio Network to Sirius XM Satellite Radio,, and the INDYCAR app from Verizon. With Mark Jaynes graduating to become the lead announcer for the Verizon IndyCar Series, longtime pit reporter Nick Yeoman takes over the role as announcer for the network alongside driver analyst Davey Hamilton. Rob Howden, owner of Howden Media Group, who is the “official” voice of the Mazda Road to Indy (serving as PA announcer and ceremonies host for the three ladder series), handles the pit reporting duties.


ESPN International holds the broadcast rights to the Indy Lights Series. Races will air on these networks in the following countries:


ESPN – Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela

SPEED – Australia

SKY SPORT – New Zealand


All races will feature live streaming shows on, and the RoadtoIndy.TV App including pre- and post-race coverage. Additional coverage such as post-race press conferences and special events will be streamed on the series website and the RoadtoIndy.TV App.

The popular RoadToIndy.TV and RoadtoIndy.TV App will continue to provide behind-the-scenes content, race recap episodes, special features, live streaming and live shows of Mazda Road to Indy on and off-track activities.

In 2016, the Mazda Road to Indy became the first American racing series with a dedicated broadcast channel on demand via Apple TV, Amazon Fire, Roku and, most recently, the Xbox One Official App.