Indianapolis Motor Speedway Race Schedules
2003 IRL & IROC


Sam Hornish, Jr. and
Panther Racing

2002 Series Champions!



2003 Indy Racing League Schedule

Click on city names to go to that race track's website where you can purchase tickets.

March
Date Time EST City Track Size TV Channel Winner
2 1pm Homestead 1.5-mile oval ABC Scott Dixon
23 4pm Phoenix 1-mile oval ABC Tony Kanaan
April
Date Time EST City Track Size TV Channel Winner
13 Japan oval ABC Scott Sharp
May
Date Time EST City Track Size TV Channel Winner
25 Noon Indianapolis IN 2.5 mile ABC Gil de Ferran
June
Date Time EST City Track Size TV Channel Winner
* 7 8:30pm Fort Worth TX 1.5 mile ESPN Al Unser, Jr.
15 2pm Pikes Peak 1 mile ABC Scott Dixon
* 28 7:30pm Richmond VA .75 mile ESPN Scott Dixon
July
Date Time EST City Track Size TV Channel Winner
6 Noon Kansas 1.5 mile ABC Bryan Herta
* 19 8:30pm Nashville 1.3 mile ESPN Gil de Ferran
27 2:30p Michigan 2 ABC Alex Barron
August
Date Time EST City Track Size TV Channel Winner
10 2pm St. Louis 1.25 mile ABC Helio Castroneves
17 2pm Kentucky 1.5 mile ABC Sam Hornish Jr.
24 3p Nazareth 1 mile ESPN Helio Castroneves
September
Date Time EST City Track Size TV Channel Winner
7 2pm Chicago 1.5 mile ABC Sam Hornish Jr.
21 2:30p Fontana 2 mile ABC Sam Hornish Jr.
October
Date Time EST City Track Size TV Channel Winner
12 4:30pm Fort Worth Tx 1.5 mile ESPN Gil de Ferran


* -- Saturday night race; all other races on Sunday



IROC - 2003

KURT BUSCH 2002 IROC CHAMPION!! ,p.

Race One:

  • February 14, 2003
  • Daytona International Speedway
  • 100 Miles (40 laps on 2.5-mile high-banked tri-oval
  • Won by Mark Martin

Race Two:

  • Race day - April 5, 2003
  • Broadcast on
  • Talledega Speedway
  • 100 miles(40 laps on 2.6 mile oval
  • Won by Kurt Busch

Race Three:

  • July 12, 2003
  • Broadcast on
  • Chicagoland Speedway
  • 100.5 miles (67 laps on 1.5 mile oval
  • Won by Mike Bliss

Race Four:

  • Friday, Aug 2, 2003
  • Broadcast on
  • Indianapolis Motor Speedway
  • 100 miles (40 laps) on 2.5 mile low-banked oval
  • Won by Jimmie Johnson

The ESPN2 show, INDY PIT PASS, returns for 2003.
This 1/2 show takes a look behind the scenes of the IRL during the previous season. Here is the schedule (EDT):

DateTimeSubject
Jan. 162:30-3 p.m.Helio vs Sam
Feb. 202:30-3 p.m.Infiniti Pro Series
March 2012:30-1 p.m.George Mack
May 13-3:30 p.m.Tomas Scheckter
May 153-3:30 p.m.Helio Castroneves
June 192:30-3 p.m.Robbie Buhl
July 163-3:30 p.m.Gil de Ferran
Aug. 223:30-4 p.m.Sarah Fisher
Sept. 182:30-3 p.m.Panther Racing
Oct. 223-3:30 p.m.Jeff Ward
Nov. 191:30-2 p.m.Alex Barron
Dec. 183-3:30 p.m.Firestone