May 31, 1954 Indianapolis Motor Speedway | Lap distance 4.023 km

Report | Articles (2) | 1954 season

Pos Points No Driver Car Engine Tyres Laps Race Time Delay Qualifying Fastest Lap
1 8 14 Bill Vukovich (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500A Offenhauser Firestone 200 4:49'17.27   19 1:04'19.97      
2 6 9 Jimmy Bryan (USA) Kuzma Offenhauser Firestone 200 4:50'27.22 +1:01'09.95 3 1:04'17.76      
3 5 2 Jack McGrath (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500C Offenhauser Firestone 200 4:50'37.00 +1:01'19.73 1 1:04'15.26 1 1:01'04.04 (29)
4 1.5
1.5
34 Troy Ruttman (USA)
Duane Carter (USA)
Kurtis Kraft 500A Offenhauser Firestone 200 (130)
(70)
4:52'09.95 +1:02'52.68 11
 
1:04'21.37
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
5 2 73 Mike Nazaruk (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500C Offenhauser Firestone 200 4:52'41.82 +1:03'24.55 14 1:04'17.90      
6   77 Fred Agabashian (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500C Offenhauser Firestone 200 4:53'04.82 +1:03'47.55 24 1:04'21.35      
7   7 Don Freeland (USA) Phillips Offenhauser Firestone 200 4:53'30.62 +1:04'13.35 6 1:04'20.23      
8
5 Paul Russo (USA)
Jerry Hoyt (USA)
Kurtis Kraft 500A Offenhauser Firestone 200 (150)
(50)
4:54'18.44 +1:05'01.17 32
 
1:04'21.48
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
9   28 Larry Crockett (USA) Kurtis Kraft 3000 Offenhauser Firestone 200 4:56'24.51 +1:07'07.24 25 1:04'17.96      
10   24 Cal Niday (USA) Stevens Offenhauser Firestone 200 4:56'24.96 +1:07'07.69 13 1:04'17.46      
11



45 Art Cross (USA)
Johnnie Parsons (USA)
Sam Hanks (USA)
Andy Linden (USA)
Jimmy Davies (USA)
Kurtis Kraft 4000 Offenhauser Firestone 200 (120)
(22)
(11)
(17)
(30)
4:57'39.46 +1:08'22.19 27
 
 
 
 
1:04'19.60
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
12
98 Chuck Stevenson (USA)
Walt Faulkner (USA)
Kuzma Offenhauser Firestone 199 (82)
(117)
  +1 lap 5
 
1:04'19.41
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
13   88 Manny Ayulo (USA) Kuzma Offenhauser Firestone 197   +3 laps 22 1:04'20.56      
14   17 Bob Sweikert (USA) Kurtis Kraft 4000 Offenhauser Firestone 197   +3 laps 9 1:04'20.48      
15


16 Duane Carter (USA)
Marshall Teague (USA)
Jimmy Jackson (USA)
Tony Bettenhausen (USA)
Kurtis Kraft 4000 Offenhauser Firestone 196 (76)
(29)
(57)
(34)
  +4 laps 8
 
 
 
1:04'20.42
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
16   32 Ernie McCoy (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500B Offenhauser Firestone 194   +6 laps 20 1:04'20.08      
17   25 Jimmy Reece (USA) Pankratz Offenhauser Firestone 194   +6 laps 7 1:04'20.28      
18
27 Ed Elisian (USA)
Bob Scott (USA)
Stevens Offenhauser Firestone 193 (148)
(45)
  +7 laps 31
 
1:04'21.26
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
19
71 Frank Armi (USA)
George Fonder (USA)
Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser Firestone 193 (179)
(14)
  +7 laps 33
 
1:04'21.49
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Retirement
spun off 1 Sam Hanks (USA)
Jimmy Davies (USA)
Jim Rathmann (USA)
Kurtis Kraft 4000 Offenhauser Firestone 191 (112)
(36)
(43)
    10
 
 
1:04'20.88
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
spun off 35 Pat O'Connor (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500C Offenhauser Firestone 181     12 1:04'20.71      
--
12 Rodger Ward (USA)
Eddie Johnson (USA)
Pawl Offenhauser Firestone 172 (105)
(67)
    16
 
1:04'18.44
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
clutch 31 Gene Hartley (USA)
Marshall Teague (USA)
Kurtis Kraft 4000 Offenhauser Firestone 168 (151)
(17)
    17
 
1:04'18.88
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
suspension 74 Andy Linden (USA)
Bob Scott (USA)
Schroeder Offenhauser Firestone 165 (113)
(52)
    23
 
1:04'21.21
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
--

43 Johnny Thomson (USA)
Andy Linden (USA)
Bill Homeier (USA)
Nichels Offenhauser Firestone 165 (113)
(27)
(25)
    4
 
 
1:04'19.39
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
engine 99 Jerry Hoyt (USA) Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser Firestone 130     30 1:04'21.20      
accident 19 Jimmy Daywalt (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500C Offenhauser Firestone 111     2 1:04'17.53      
accident 38 Jim Rathmann (USA)
Pat Flaherty (USA)
Kurtis Kraft 500C Offenhauser Firestone 110 (95)
(15)
    28
 
1:04'20.44
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
wheel bearing 10 Tony Bettenhausen (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500C Offenhauser Firestone 105     21 1:04'20.35      
fuel pump 65 Spider Webb (USA)
Danny Kladis (USA)
Bromme Offenhauser Firestone 104 (54)
(50)
    29
 
1:04'20.91
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
brakes 33 Len Duncan (USA)
George Fonder (USA)
Schroeder Offenhauser Firestone 101 (43)
(58)
    26
 
1:04'18.59
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
engine 15 Johnnie Parsons (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500C Offenhauser Firestone 79     15 1:04'17.92      
accident 51 Bill Homeier (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500C Offenhauser Firestone 74     18 1:04'19.09