INDYCAR® Mobile 3.0: Engineered to Bring IZOD IndyCar® Thrills to Fans on Their Smartphones and Tablets

By on March 21, 2012

Just in time for the start of the IZOD IndyCar® Series and Firestone Indy Lights seasons, the newINDYCAR® Mobile 3.0 application puts fans in the heart of the action.

INDYCAR Mobile runs like a finely-tuned machine enabling fans to see and hear drivers in real-time with features like in-car cameras; live driver-pit crew transmissions; and real-time leader boards. With the addition of a mosaic screen for all live videos, fans can view up to four videos at one time.

The INDYCAR Mobile app also gives customers access to the latest news, photos, videos and information about the No. 12 car, sponsored by Verizon Wireless and driven by Will Power, as well as all other IZOD IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights drivers. There are many extra features to enhance the racing experience for viewers throughout the 2012 season including the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race.

Available exclusively to Verizon Wireless customers, the app is available on iOS smartphones, a variety of tablets and more than 35 Android™ smartphones, giving fans unprecedented access to the sport that’s all about speed on the network that’s redefining it.

The 2012 IZOD IndyCar Series kicks off on the streets of St. Petersburg, Fla., on March 25. The Indianapolis 500 Mile Race takes place on Sunday, May 27, with Pole Day on Saturday, May 19.

To download the latest version of INDYCAR Mobile, customers with an active data plan on their Android or iOS devices can dial “**INDY (**4639).” Customers with Android tablets such as the Motorola XOOM™, DROID XYBOARD tablets by Motorola or the Samsung Galaxy Tab™ 10.1 or 7.7 can search for “Indycar” in the Google Play Store (formerly known as Android Market™).

The INDYCAR Mobile web app, available for iOS devices only, can be accessed by visitinghttp://indy.vzw.com/ using the Safari browser on the device. Data charges may apply for download and use of this app.

For more information on INDYCAR Mobile, please visit www.verizonwireless.com/indycar. For the 2012 schedule of events, check out www.indycar.com/schedule.