Indianapolis 500 : presentation and medal winners

Information and history

LocationUnited States United States
First edition1950
Editions11 (including 1960)
First winnerUnited StatesUnited States Johnnie Parsons
Most winsUnited StatesUnited States Bill Vukovich (2)
Most recent winnerUnited StatesUnited States Jim Rathmann

Results of the last edition (1960-05-30)


 Pos  Name  Nat  Result   Points 
 1  Jim Rathmann (Watson-Offenhauser)  USA  3:36.11.36   8.00 
 2  Rodger Ward (Watson-Offenhauser)  USA  + 12.75   6.00 
 3  Paul Goldsmith (Epperly - Offenhauser)  USA  + 3'07.30   4.00 
 4  Don Branson (Phillips-Offenhauser)  USA  + 3'07.98   3.00 
 5  Johnny Thomson (Lesovsky-Offenhauser)  USA  + 3'11.35   2.00 
 6  Eddie Johnson (Trevis-Offenhauser)  USA  + 4'10.61   1.00 
 7  Lloyd Ruby (Watson-Offenhauser)  USA  + 4'25.59   0.00 
 8  Bob Veith (Meskowski-Offenhauser)  USA  + 5'17.48   0.00 
 9  Bud Tingelstad (Trevis-Offenhauser)  USA  + 8'19.91   0.00 
 10  Bob Christie (Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser)  USA  + 8'40.28   0.00 





Medal winners since 1950 with links to results and winners

1960  1. United StatesUnited States Jim Rathmann (Watson) 2. United StatesUnited States R. Ward (Watson) 3. United StatesUnited States P. Goldsmith (Epperly)
1959  1. United StatesUnited States Rodger Ward (Kurtis) 2. United StatesUnited States J. Rathmann (Watson) 3. United StatesUnited States J. Thomson (Lesovsky)
1958  1. United StatesUnited States Jimmy Bryan (Epperly) 2. United StatesUnited States G. Amick (Epperly) 3. United StatesUnited States J. Boyd (Kurtis)
1957  1. United StatesUnited States Sam Hanks (Epperly) 2. United StatesUnited States J. Rathmann (Epperly) 3. United StatesUnited States Jimmy Bryan (Kuzma-Offenhauser)
1956  1. United StatesUnited States Pat Flaherty (Watson) 2. United StatesUnited States S. Hanks (Kurtis) 3. United StatesUnited States D. Freeland (Phillips)
1955  1. United StatesUnited States Bob Sweikert (Kurtis) 2. United StatesUnited States T. Bettenhausen (Kurtis)
2. United StatesUnited States Paul Russo (Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser)
3. United StatesUnited States J. Davies (Kurtis)
1954  1. United StatesUnited States Bill Vukovich (Kurtis) 2. United StatesUnited States Jimmy Bryan (Kuzma-Offenhauser) 3. United StatesUnited States J. McGrath (Kurtis)
1953  1. United StatesUnited States Bill Vukovich (Kurtis) 2. United StatesUnited States A. Cross (Kurtis) 3. United StatesUnited States D. Carter (Lesovsky)
3. United StatesUnited States Sam Hanks (Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser)
1952  1. United StatesUnited States Troy Ruttman (Kuzma) 2. United StatesUnited States J. Rathmann (Kurtis) 3. United StatesUnited States S. Hanks (Kurtis)
1951  1. United StatesUnited States Lee Wallard (Kurtis) 2. United StatesUnited States M. Nazaruk (Kurtis) 3. United StatesUnited States J. McGrath (Kurtis)
3. United StatesUnited States Manny Ayulo (Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser)
1950  1. United StatesUnited States Johnnie Parsons (Kurtis) 2. United StatesUnited States B. Holland (Deidt) 3. United StatesUnited States Mauri Rose (Deidt-Offenhauser)

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