Thursday 30 may 1968

52nd INDY 500

BOX SCORE
Time of Race : 3 h 16 m 13 s 76
Average Speed : 152,882
Cautions : 5 for 47 m
Margin of Victory
:  53 s 81

Fastest Lap : Lloyd RUBY 168,666 (53 s 36) on lap 94
Purse for the Winner : 175.140 $
Total Purse : 708.460 $
Pace car : Ford Torino GT (driven by William C. FORD)
                   
01-Bobby Unser (Leader Cards, Inc.) 200 laps.jpg
02-Dan Gurney (All American Racers) 200 laps.jpg
03-Mel Kenyon (Fred Gerhardt) 200 laps.jpg
04-Denny Hulme (All American Racers) 200 laps.jpg
05-Lloyd Ruby (Gene White Co.) 200 laps.jpg
06-Ronnie Duman (Hayhoe Racing Enterprises) 200 laps.jpg
07- (R) Billy Vukovich (J.C. Agajanian) 198 laps.jpg
08- (R) Mike Mosley (Leader Cards, Inc.) 197 laps.jpg
09- (R) Sam Sessions (Vatis Enterprises, Inc.) 197 laps.jpg
10-Bobby Grim (Gene White Co.) 196 laps.jpg
11-Bob Veith (Don Gerhardt) 196 laps.jpg
12-Joe Leonard (STP Corporation) 191 laps FUEL SHAFT.jpg
13-Art Pollard (STP Corporation) 188 laps FUEL SHAFT.jpg
14-Jim McElreath (James H. Greer) 179 laps STALLED.jpg
15-Carl Williams (Ansted-Thompson Racing) 163 laps CRASH T2.jpg
16-Bud Tingelstad (Federal Automotive Associates) 158 laps OIL PRESSURE.jpg
17-Wally Dallenbach (Vatis Enterprises, Inc.) 148 laps ENGINE.jpg
18-Johnny Rutherford (Alan Green Racing) 125 laps CRASH T4.jpg
19-Graham Hill (STP Corporation) 110 laps CRASH T2.jpg
20-AJ Foyt (Ansted-Thompson Racing) 86 laps REAR END.jpg
21- (R) Ronnie Bucknum (W & W Enterprises) 76 laps FUEL LEAK.jpg
22- (R) Jim Malloy (Jim Robbins Co.) 64 laps REAR END.jpg
23-Jerry Grant (Friedkin Enterprises) 50 laps OIL LEAK.jpg
24- (R) Gary Bettenhausen (Don Gerhardt) 43 laps CRASH T1.jpg
25-Arnie Knepper (Vollstedt Enterprises, Inc.) 42 laps CRASH T1.jpg
26-Al Unser (Retzloff Racing Team) 40 laps CRASH T1.jpg
27-Gordon Johncock (Johncock Racing  lapsTeam) 37 laps REAR END.jpg
28-Larry Dickson (Andretti Racing Enterprises) 24 laps PISTON.jpg
29-Roger McCluskey (Lindsey Hopkins) 16 laps OIL FILTER.jpg
30-Jim Hurtubise (Jim Hurtubise) 9 laps PISTON.jpg
31-George Snider (Vel's Racing Team) 9 laps OIL LEAK.jpg
32-Jochen Rindt (Motor Racing Development) 5 laps PISTON.jpg
33-Mario Andretti (Andretti Racing Enterprises) 2 laps PISTON.jpg


Laps Leaders :

Bobby  UNSER   127 laps
Lloyd  RUBY   42 laps
Joe  LEONARD   31 laps
                       
               
Reliefs :

N° 64 Larry DICKSON relevied by Mario ANDRETTI (laps 14-24)
                       
               
         
Rookie of the year
:


Billy  VUKOVICH