NBC, NBCSN, Peacock To Provide Wall-to-Wall Barber Coverage

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The NTT INDYCAR SERIES begins its 2021 season this weekend at Barber Motorsports Park, and NBC Sports will provide all of the viewing options.

Sunday’s 90-lap Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama presented by AmFirst is this weekend’s highlight, and it will be the first of nine INDYCAR races to air on network television this season. NBC will begin its three-hour broadcast of this event at 3 p.m. (ET). The other eight INDYCAR races this season will be shown on the NBC Sports Network.

All INDYCAR practices and NTT P1 Award qualifying sessions this season will be available for live viewing on Peacock, NBC’s streaming service. Peacock Premium, where the INDYCAR action will live, is offered at $4.99 per month at www.peacocktv.com.

INDYCAR practice at Barber Motorsports Park begins Saturday at 11 a.m. (ET) with the second practice at 2:40 p.m. Qualifying is at 5:55 p.m., with NBCSN showing the session at 10 p.m.

Peacock also will air Sunday’s pre-race warmup live at 11:30 a.m.

The 17-race schedule includes the 105th Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge on Sunday, May 30, the inaugural Big Machine Music City Grand Prix in Nashville on Sunday, Aug. 8, and the season-ending Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach on Sunday, Sept. 26.

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