Indycar coming to FOX Sports, Kayo.
Scott McLaughlin’s first NTT Indycar Series race will be Live in May.
FOX Sports has secured the rights to broadcast Indycar in 2020.
Indycar races will be made available on FOX Sports including the 104th running of the Indianapolis 500 on May 25 following the Formula 1 Monaco Grand Prix 2020.
Coverage of the 2020 Indycar season begins in St. Petersburg, Florida on Monday, March 16 from 5.30am Live on Foxtel (channel 506) and Kayo Sports. Races will be available to stream on Kayo Sports and Foxtel GO.
Reigning Supercars champion Scott McLaughlin’s first NTT Indycar Series race is Live on May 10.
FOX Sports General Manager of Motorsport, James Harrison, said: “We’re excited to add Indycar to our line-up as we all cheer on Scott in his debut race when he takes on the likes of Will Power and Scott Dixon on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course in May.”
“As well Foxtel subscribers will be able to go from watching the Formula 1 Monaco Grand Prix 2020 straight to the Indy 500 on the same night, all on the same channel – FOX Sports 506.
“Alongside Supercars, F1 and MotoGP; Indycar is a most welcome addition for our loyal and passionate motorsport fans in 2020.”
Reigning Supercars champion, Scott McLaughlin, said: “This race will be a dream come true for me. It’s an incredible challenge for myself in one of the toughest championships in the world. I’m pumped that all my friends, family and the fans in Australia will be able to watch. I hope they’re all excited as I am.”
2018 Indianapolis 500 and 2014 NTT Indycar Series champion, Will Power, said: “I’m super excited that Indycar will be shown Live in Australia so all the fans at home can watch on FOX Sports. The Indianapolis 500 has such a rich history and is the largest single day sporting event in the world.”
“This series has some of the best drivers in the world and I’m looking forward to Scott joining us on the grid at the Indianapolis Grand Prix in May. Based off his testing, I think he will do well.”