|2017 INDY LIGHTS SCHEDULE
The Mazda Road to Indy is an open-wheel racing series with
three divisions. The purpose of the series is to train young
talented drivers in reaching the IndyCar series.
Drivers usually begin in the USF2000 division; move up to the
Pro Mazda division, and finally to the Indy Lights division.
The best drivers from Indy Lights may then advance to the top
rung of open-wheel racing - IndyCar!
The series often race at IndyCar events.
More Info on the Mazda Road To Indy series
|2017 Race Schedule & Race Winner
The focal point in the 2017 schedule will be the month of May at Indianapolis. The Grand Prix of Indianapolis will continue to
feature all three Mazda Road to Indy series at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course. Two weeks later, the crown
jewel of the Indy Lights season – the Freedom 100 – will continue to be the traditional 100-mile race on Carb Day at the
Indianapolis Motor Speedway oval.
The oval at Phoenix was replaced by the oval at St Louis this year. Also Laguna Seca was replaced on the calendar by
Indy Lights will continue to enjoy one-hour race broadcasts on the NBCSN
as well as live broadcasts on indycar.com and the INDYCAR app from
All races will feature live streaming on indycar.com, usf2000.com and the
RoadtoIndy.TV App including pre- and post-race coverage in the shows.
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 will continue to provide behind-the-scenes
access to all competitors on the Mazda Road to Indy.
ESPN International holds the broadcast rights to the Indy Lights Series.
Races will air on these networks in the following countries:
SPORTSNET – Canada
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 Indy Lights races will be carried live on the IMS Radio Network to Sirius
XM Satellite Radio, indycar.com, indycarradio.com and the INDYCAR app
1.8 mile 14 turn
2.38 mile 17 turn
2.5 mile 14 turn
4 mile 14 turn
1.72 mile 11 turn
2.26 mile 13 turn
3.4 mile 11 turn
1 mile = 1.61 kilometer
1.5 mile = 2.4 kilometer
2 mile = 3.22 kilometer
2.5 mile = 4.02 kilometer
St. Petersburg Florida
Elkhart Lake WI
Up State New York
Barber Motorsports Park
IMS Road Course
Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course
Gateway Motorsports Park
Watkins Glen Int'l
NBCSN 2017 TELEVISION SCHEDULE – ALL TIMES EASTERN
Date Race Air Date/ Time
March 11/12 Streets of St. Petersburg March 18 - 2:00 am
April 22/23 Barber Motorsports Park April 26 - 12:00 am
May 12/13 Indianapolis May 21 - 2:00 am
May 26 Indianapolis (oval) May 26 - 12:30 pm
June 24/25 Road America June 25 - 11:30 am
July 8/9 Iowa Speedway July 9 - 4:00 pm
July 15/16 Streets of Toronto July 17 - 7:00 pm
July 29/30 Mid-Ohio July 30 - 11:30 pm
August 26/27 Gateway August 27 - 12:00 am
Sept. 2/3 Watkins Glen September 6 - 7:00 pm