Indy 500 Promo Code: BetMGM Offers $1,000 Risk-Free Bet

Written By Eli Hershkovich on May 27, 2022
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The Indianapolis 500 is set to take off on Sunday afternoon, and BetMGM Sportsbook has a special bonus offer! After completing your initial deposit, you’ll be eligible to receive a $1,000 risk-free bet with the bonus code: PLAYBONUS. You can also click the play now banner below to get started with your Indy 500 bets.

Indy 500 Bets: BetMGM’s $1,000 Risk-Free Promo Offer

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In order to sign up, you’ll need the proper identification to verify your age and residency. You must be in a legal state to complete the registration process. You’ll also want to check your preferred financial institution to see if it allows sporsbook transactions. Surprisingly enough, not every bank does.

Be sure to use a private, secure connection to protect sensitive data while signing up. We recommend using a desktop browser. Once you’re settled in, the sportsbook’s app is a fine way to submit your Indy 500 bets.

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BetMGM’s Liability On Indy 500 Bets

Per BetMGM’s John Ewing, Jimmie Johnson — one of the most prestigious NASCAR racers of all-time — boasts the highest ticket count (7.6%) and the third-highest overall handle (7.0%), respectively, as of Thursday morning. He’ll be in the No. 12 position in Sunday’s Indy 500, and it’ll mark his first-ever, open-wheel race on a circle track.

“I really believe all tracks have their own rhythm to them,” Johnson said in an interview with IndyCar.com. “Ovals are a little easier to find in some respects, maybe come quicker just because the lap is shorter. It’s easier to pick up the rhythm of a track with four corners versus one with 17 or something like that. There is a rhythm to Texas. It is much different than what I have felt in the Cup car. But where it is similar is just how aggressive you can be in Turns 3 and 4, then really how cautious you need to be Turn 1, kind of getting the car pointed and heading off the back straightaway for Turn 2. It’s a lap where you start tiptoeing, making sure you really hit your marks, to then really moving down the back straightaway and throwing all the aggression you can at Turns 3 and 4.”

Scott Dixon, who’s the favorite (+500) to win the race, showcases the highest overall handle (8.7%) and the second-highest ticket percentage (6.6%).


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