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Indy 500 live stream 2014: TV schedule ESPN start time, online results & winners

The Indianapolis 500 parade rolls through downtown on May 24, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana.
The Indianapolis 500 parade rolls through downtown on May 24, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images

According to a May 25, 2014, USA Today report, live streaming ABC information and TV schedule start time for the 2014 Indianapolis 500 are now available for racing fans to enjoy an afternoon of great action. The 98th running of the Indy 500 takes place today at Noon from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Ind., live on ABC and ESPN3 Live Stream (online).

Nate Ryan gives a detailed explanation of all the events leading up to today’s big race. Two important start times to keep in mind are 12:11 p.m. EST, when drivers will be instructed to start their engines, and 12:17 p.m. EST when controversial Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is scheduled to wave the green flag.

For those watching at home, ABC’s coverage gets underway at 11 a.m. EST with the Indy 500 Pre-Race show. While ABC will be handling national TV broadcasting duties, internet users can watch it all live via ABC’s free live stream feed (click here) or ESPN3's multiple-driver cam feeds.

ESPN Insider Dave Tuley gives racing fans great insights on the betting favorites are in his May 23 How to bet the Indy 500 report. Listed as the 5/1 outright favorite, Helio Castroneves hopes to capture his fourth Indy 500 crown this afternoon. However, the 39-year-old Brazilian isnt alone at the top, as three great drivers are right on his heels.

Listed as the projected runner-up in the betting category is Marco Andretti at 6/1 odds, followed by Juan Montoya at 7/1, Ed Carpenter at 8/1, and Carlos Munoz [9/1] helps round out the top-five favorites to win this event. Other notable names expected to make things interesting at the Indy 500 include defending champion Tony Kanaan at 10/1, James Hinchcliffe [10/1], Will Power [10/1], Scott Dixon [10/1], and others.

Racing fans cannot afford to miss one of the biggest sporting events of the year. watch the 2014 Indianapolis 500 today on ABC, and ESPN/ABC Live Stream online. It all gets underway with the pre-race show at 11 a.m. followed by the actual race omne hour later. Finally, here’s a look at some of the names to look out for in the 98th running of the Indianapolis 500:

Helio Castroneves: 5/1
Marco Andretti: 6/1
Juan Montoya: 7/1
Ed Carpenter: 8/1
Carlos Munoz: 9/1
James Hinchcliffe: 10/1
Tony Kanaan: 10/1
Ryan Hunter-Reay: 10/1
Will Power: 10/1
Scott Dixon: 10/1
Simon Pagenaud: 12/1
Kurt Busch: 20/1
Josef Newgarden: 25/1
JR Hildebrand: 35/1
The Field (Any Other Driver): 40/1
Graham Rahal: 50/1
Ryan Briscoe: 50/1
Justin Wilson: 50/1
Jack Hawksworth: 65/1
Jacques Villeneuve: 75/1
Takuma Sato: 75/1
Oriol Servia: 100/1
Charlie Kimball: 100/1
Alex Tagliani: 100/1
Townsend Bell: 100/1
Mikhail Aleshin: 100/1
Sebastien Bourdais: 100/1
Buddy Lazier: 150/1
Sebastian Saavedra: 250/1
Carlos Huertas: 300/1