Versus makes its debut as the cable broadcast home of the IndyCar series with today's qualifying session.
The network will carry 12 of the series' 17 races starting with Sunday, when the Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg will air starting at 2 p.m.. The other five races, including the Indianapolis 500, will air on ABC (Ch. 28).
Versus begins its coverage with a two-hour show starting at 5 p.m. today, covering qualifying in St. Petersburg. Throughout the season the network will air a one-hour qualifying and preview show starting at 6.
On Mondays, Versus will re-air IndyCar races; this week that will be at 10 p.m.
Indy Lights races will also be shown on Versus on tape delay, except for two airing live. The Indy Lights race from St. Petersburg will air from 5-6 p.m. Monday.