Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires
The NBC Sports Network will air one-hour telecasts of Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires events, primarily with same-day coverage. 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 NBC Sports Network’s coverage of the 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. Handling reporting duties from pit lane will be Jake Query, who serves as a pit/turn announcer on the IndyCar Series for the IMS Radio Network.
NBC Sports Network 2014 Television Schedule – All Times Eastern
|April 4||Streets St. Petersburg||St. Petersburg, FL||4:00 pm|
|April 13||Streets of Long Beach||Long Beach, CA||2:30 pm|
|April 27||Barber Motorsports Park||Birmingham, AL||5:30 pm|
|TBA||Indianapolis Motor Speedway (Road Course)||Indianapolis, IN||TBA|
|May 23||Indianapolis Motor Speeway (Freedom 100)||Indianapolis, IN||12:00 pm Live|
|July 6||Pocono Raceway||Long Pond, PA||4:00 pm|
|July 20||Streets of Toronto||Toronto, Ontario, Canada||6:00 pm|
|August 3||Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course||Lexington, Ohio||6:00 pm|
|August 17||The Milwaukee Mile||West Allis, WI||6:00 pm|
|August 24||Sonoma Raceway||Sonoma, CA||7:00 pm|
IMS Radio Network
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 from Verizon. Mark Jaynes, who has held over a decade-long role as an announcer for the network, will continue his duties as anchor with driver Pippa Mann as analyst, IndyCar Series pit reporter Nick Yeoman on pit lane alongside 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.
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