Indy 500 live stream – How to watch race live
Fernando Alonso will attempt to win the Indy 500 in his first attempt today.
The Spanish racer has left his usual Formula One seat in the hands of Jenson Button this weekend as he takes on the tricky oval circuit.
Alonso has had a torrid season so far and will be looking to get back to winning ways at today's race.
The Indy 500 is 200 laps of a 2.5-mile 'superspeedway' with four left-hand turns banked at an angle of nine degrees, all of which look identical but have their own subtleties.
Speaking about the challenge that lies ahead, Alonso said: "“I don’t have a plan for the beginning of the race,” said Alonso. “In Formula 1, we are used to playing all of our cards in the first couple of corners because the positions are defined after that, but here it is very different.
“But I cannot say that I will play it safe at the beginning of the race because everyone else will take advantage of that. So I need to keep very open to what is going to happen and if I can run in a comfortable group, I will be happy.
“If I am falling behind, I will be calm and later on in the race be competitive. And if I am competitive at the beginning, I will not slow down to lose places.
“The race will put you in the position you deserve, so let’s see what happens.”
So, if you want to watch all the action here's how to stream the race online.
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How To Watch IndyCar Indianapolis 500
Coverage of the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 will be shown live on BT Sport ESPN with the build-up starting at 4.45pm.
BT Sport will also be showing the match on a desktop computer or laptop via the company's own site.
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The BT Sport website has received a re-design for the 2016/17 season, is available to download now on iOS, Android and Windows 10 devices, provided you have a BT ID.
Unfortunately you are unable to beam BT Sport content from your device to a TV via a Google Chromecast, unless you’re also a BT broadband customer.
The BT Sport enhanced video player is also available online.
However EE mobile customers will be able to stream the game for free, thanks to a free six month subscription plan recently announced by the network.
Lastly, Sky TV and Virgin Media customers can also tune into BT Sport, via channel 457 and 532 respectively, as well as Sky HD channel 417.
This means that Sky customers can follow all the action on their desktop or laptop via the Sky Go app, which if you’re an existing customer, is also available on iOS and Android smartphone and tablet devices.
Sky Go is also available on a number of platforms including Amazon Fire devices, iPad, Mac computers and laptops, Playstation 3, PS4 and Xbox One.
The Sky Sports app, available to download on iOS and Android devices, will also be providing live text coverage and updates.