May 30, 1955 Indianapolis Motor Speedway | Lap distance 4.023 km

Report | Articles (2) | Photos (2) | 1955 season

Pos Points No Driver Car Engine Tyres Laps Race Time Delay Qualifying Fastest Lap
1 8 6 Bob Sweikert (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500C Offenhauser Firestone 200 4:53'59.53   14 1:04'17.15      
2 3
3
10 Tony Bettenhausen (USA)
Paul Russo (USA)
Kurtis Kraft 500C Offenhauser Firestone 200 (123)
(77)
4:56'43.09 +1:02'43.56 2
 
1:04'17.17
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 4 15 Jimmy Davies (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500B Offenhauser Firestone 200 4:57'31.89 +1:03'32.36 10 1:04'16.64      
4 3 44 Johnny Thomson (USA) Kuzma Offenhauser Firestone 200 4:57'38.44 +1:03'38.91 33 1:04'28.43      
5 1
1
77 Walt Faulkner (USA)
Bill Homeier (USA)
Kurtis Kraft 500C Offenhauser Firestone 200 (176)
(24)
4:59'16.70 +1:05'17.17 7
 
1:04'17.58
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6   19 Andy Linden (USA) Kurtis Kraft 4000 Offenhauser Firestone 200 4:59'57.47 +1:05'57.94 8 1:04'18.81      
7   71 Al Herman (USA) Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser Firestone 200 5:00'23.77 +1:06'24.24 16 1:04'17.49      
8   29 Pat O'Connor (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500D Offenhauser Firestone 200 5:00'41.13 +1:06'41.60 19 1:04'18.63      
9   48 Jimmy Daywalt (USA) Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser Firestone 200 5:01'09.34 +1:07'09.81 17 1:04'18.22      
10   89 Pat Flaherty (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500B Offenhauser Firestone 200 5:01'46.07 +1:07'46.54 12 1:04'16.87      
11   98 Duane Carter (USA) Kuzma Offenhauser Firestone 197   +3 laps 18 1:04'18.38      
12   41 Chuck Weyant (USA) Kurtis Kraft 3000 Offenhauser Firestone 196   +4 laps 25 1:04'20.75      
13   83 Eddie Johnson (USA) Trevis Offenhauser Firestone 196   +4 laps 32 1:04'27.76      
14   33 Jim Rathmann (USA) Epperly Offenhauser Firestone 191   +9 laps 20 1:04'19.54      
Retirement
transmission 12 Don Freeland (USA) Phillips Offenhauser Firestone 178     21 1:04'17.39      
accident 22 Cal Niday (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500B Offenhauser Firestone 170     9 1:04'16.59      
engine 99 Art Cross (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500C Offenhauser Firestone 168     24 1:04'19.46      
transmission 81 Shorty Templeman (USA) Trevis Offenhauser Firestone 142     31 1:04'26.64      
transmission 8 Sam Hanks (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500C Offenhauser Firestone 134     6 1:04'16.80      
fuel pump 31 Keith Andrews (USA) Schroeder Offenhauser Firestone 120     28 1:04'24.61      
magneto 16 Johnnie Parsons (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500C Offenhauser Firestone 119     27 1:04'23.14      
ignition 37 Eddie Russo (USA) Pawl Offenhauser Firestone 112     13 1:04'16.93      
engine 49 Ray Crawford (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500D Offenhauser Firestone 111     23 1:04'18.61      
fuel pump 1 Jimmy Bryan (USA) Kuzma Offenhauser Firestone 90     11 1:04'16.85      
accident 1 4 Bill Vukovich (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500C Offenhauser Firestone 56     5 1:04'15.19 1 1:01'03.67 (27)
magneto 3 Jack McGrath (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500C Offenhauser Firestone 54     3 1:04'12.49      
accident 42 Al Keller (USA) Kurtis Kraft 2000 Offenhauser Firestone 54     22 1:04'17.97      
accident 39 Johnny Boyd (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500D Offenhauser Firestone 53     26 1:04'22.81      
--   68 Ed Elisian (USA) Kurtis Kraft 4000 Offenhauser Firestone 53     29 1:04'26.01      
accident 27 Rodger Ward (USA) Kuzma Offenhauser Firestone 53     30 1:04'26.57      
oil leak 23 Jerry Hoyt (USA) Stevens Offenhauser Firestone 40     1 1:04'17.06      
spun off 14 Fred Agabashian (USA) Kurtis Kraft 500C Offenhauser Firestone 39     4 1:04'13.64      
engine 5 Jimmy Reece (USA) Pankratz Offenhauser Firestone 10     15 1:04'17.16