GMR Grand Prix Fast Facts

Race Weekend: Friday, July 3 – Saturday, July 4

Track: Indianapolis Motor Speedway, a 2.439-mile, 14-turn road course (clockwise)
Race Distance: 80 laps / 195.12 miles

Push-to-Pass Parameters: 200 seconds of total time, with a maximum time of 20 seconds per activation.

Firestone tire allotment: Seven sets primary, four sets alternate (Note: An eighth set of primary tires is available to any car fielding a rookie driver.)

Twitter: @IMS @IndyCar, #INDYGP, #IndyCar
Event Website: www.ims.com
INDYCAR website: www.IndyCar.com

2019 Race Winner: Simon Pagenaud (No. 22 Menards Team Penske Chevrolet)
2019 NTT P1 Award Winner: Felix Rosenqvist (No. 10 NTT DATA Chip Ganassi Racing Honda), 1:08.2785, 128.597 mph
Qualifying Lap Record: Will Power, 1:07.7044, 129.687 mph, May 12, 2017 (Set in Round 3 of knockout qualifying)

NBC Sports Telecasts:

  • Qualifying, 4:30 p.m. ET Friday, July 3, NBCSN (live)
  • Race, noon ET Saturday, July 4, NBC (live).

Leigh Diffey will be the play-by-play announcer for NBC’s telecast of the GMR Grand Prix alongside analysts Townsend Bell and Paul Tracy.

INDYCAR Radio Network Broadcasts: Mark Jaynes is the chief announcer alongside analyst Davey Hamilton. The GMR Grand Prix race airs live on network affiliates, Sirius 211, XM 205, IndyCar.com and the INDYCAR Mobile app powered by NTT DATA. All NTT INDYCAR SERIES practices and qualifying are available on IndyCar.com and the INDYCAR Mobile app.

NBC Sports Gold Livestreaming: All NTT INDYCAR SERIES practice sessions and qualifying will stream live on INDYCAR Pass on NBC Sports Gold, NBC Sports’ direct-to-consumer live streaming product.

2020 Race Season GMR Grand Prix NTT IndyCar Series

Power Holds Off Herta for Victory; Dixon, Newgarden Going to Wire To Decide Title

Story Credit: INDYCAR PRPhoto Credit: INDYCAR Photo INDIANAPOLIS (Saturday, Oct. 3) – Will Power produced one of the most dominant performances of his career, leading wire-to-wire from the pole position in the No. 12 Verizon Team Penske Chevrolet to win the INDYCAR Harvest GP presented by GMR Race 2 on Saturday, Oct. 3 at the Read More…

2020 Race Season GMR Grand Prix NTT IndyCar Series

Newgarden Trims Dixon’s Lead after Victory in Fast, Furious INDYCAR Harvest GP

Story Credit: INDYCAR PRPhoto Credit: INDYCAR Photo INDIANAPOLIS (Friday, Oct. 2, 2020) – Defending NTT INDYCAR SERIES champion Josef Newgarden drove the No. 1 Hitachi Team Penske Chevrolet to a statement victory in the stretch run of the championship race, winning the INDYCAR Harvest GP presented by GMR Race 1 Friday, Oct. 2 at the Read More…

2020 Race Season GMR Grand Prix NTT IndyCar Series

Rookie VeeKay wins first career NTT P1 Award at INDYCAR Harvest GP Race 1

Story Credit: INDYCAR PRPhoto Credit: INDYCAR Photo NTT INDYCAR SERIES rookie Rinus VeeKay won the NTT P1 Award for his first career NTT INDYCAR SERIES pole position Thursday, Oct. 1 at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway. VeeKay, 20, posted a top lap of 1 minute, 9.6903 seconds, 125.992 mph in the No. 21 SONAX Chevrolet Read More…

2020 Race Season GMR Grand Prix NTT IndyCar Series

IMS To Welcome Fans Back during INDYCAR Harvest GP Weekend presented by GMR

Story Credit: Indianapolis Motor Speedway PR INDIANAPOLIS, Friday, Sept. 18, 2020 – For the first time in 2020, Indianapolis Motor Speedway will welcome fans to the Racing Capital of the World for the INDYCAR Harvest GP presented by GMR weekend. Up to 10,000 spectators can be in the grandstands each day of racing action Oct. Read More…

2020 Race Season GMR Grand Prix Indy Pro 2000 Road to Indy

Robb Takes Indy Pro 2000 Points Lead with Indy Perfection

Story Credit: Road to Indy PRPhoto Credit: Road to Indy Photo INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Sting Ray Robb and Juncos Racing enjoyed a perfect week at the Indianapolis Grand Prix road course. Robb, from Payette, Idaho, swept all three races that comprised the Cooper Tires Indy Pro 2000 Indy Grand Prix and now leads the Indy Read More…

2020 Race Season GMR Grand Prix Road to Indy USF2000

Barrichello, Gold Share USF2000 Honors at Indianapolis

Story Credit: Road to Indy PRPhoto Credit: Road to Indy Photo INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Cooper Tires USF2000 Indy Grand Prix wrapped up today with another exciting pair of all-green races to comprise Rounds Seven, Eight and Nine of the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship. Brazilian Eduardo Barrichello continued his excellent form from yesterday by winning Read More…

2020 Race Season GMR Grand Prix Indy Pro 2000 Road to Indy

Robb Fights Back to Win for Juncos Racing at Indianapolis

Story Credit: Road to Indy PRPhoto Credit: Road to Indy Photo INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Just over a month after his first Indy Pro 2000 Championship Presented by Cooper Tires victory – and on his 19th birthday – Sting Ray Robb, from Payette, Idaho, stepped onto the top of the podium again this afternoon at the Read More…

2020 Race Season GMR Grand Prix Road to Indy USF2000

Barrichello Breaks Through to Claim First USF2000 Win

Story Credit: Road to Indy PRPhoto Credit: Road to Indy Photo INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Second-generation racer Eduardo Barrichello scored an impressive maiden Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship victory this afternoon for Pabst Racing at the Indianapolis Grand Prix road course. In front of his former Ferrari Formula 1 race winning father Rubens, the 18-year-old Barrichello worked Read More…

2020 Race Season GMR Grand Prix NTT IndyCar Series

Dixon Runs Away from Field for Breakthrough Victory on IMS Road Course in GMR Grand Prix

Story Credit: INDYCAR PRPhoto Credit: INDYCAR Photo INDIANAPOLIS (July 4, 2020) – After three straight years of near-miss disappointment, Scott Dixon finally closed the deal in the GMR Grand Prix. Dixon benefited from a well-timed caution period near the midway point of the race and then drove away to dominate the NTT INDYCAR SERIES race Read More…

2020 Race Season GMR Grand Prix NTT IndyCar Series

Power Digs Deep To Grab NTT P1 Award for Pole at GMR Grand Prix

Story Credit: INDYCAR PRPhoto Credit: INDYCAR Photo INDIANAPOLIS (July 3, 2020) – Whether considering raw speed or history, it will take quite an effort to beat Will Power on Saturday in the GMR Grand Prix at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Power earned the NTT P1 Award for winning the pole for the second NTT INDYCAR Read More…