Friday 30 may 1969

53rd INDY 500

BOX SCORE
Time of Race : 3 h 11 m 14 s 71
Average Speed : 156,867
Cautions : 2 for 14 m
Margin of Victory
:  1 m 53 s 02

Fastest Lap : Roger McCLUSKEY 166,512 (54 s 05) on lap 20
Purse for the Winner : 206.727 $
Total Purse : 804.626 $
Pace car : Chevrolet Corvette SS Convertible (driven by Jim RATHMANN)
                   
01-Mario Andretti (STP Corporation) 200 laps.jpg
02-Dan Gurney (All American Racers) 200 laps.jpg
03-Bobby Unser (Leader Cards) 200 laps.jpg
04-Mel Kenyon (3-K Racing Enterprises) 200 laps.jpg
05- (R) Peter Revson (Motor Racing Developments) 197 laps.jpg
06-Joe Leonard (Smokey Yunick) 193 laps.jpg
07- (R) Mark Donohue (U.S. Racing) 190 laps.JPG
08-AJ Foyt (Ansted-Thompson Racing) 181 laps.jpg
09-Larry Dickson (Vollstedt Enterprises) 180 laps.jpg
10-Bobby Johns (J.C. Agajanian) 171 laps.jpg
11-Jim Malloy (Jim Robbins Corporation) 165 laps.jpg
12-Sam Sessions (Vatis Enterprises) 163 laps.jpg
13-Mike Mosley (Leader Cards) 162 laps PISTON.jpg
14-Roger McCluskey (AJ Foyt & JH Greer) 157 laps SPLIT HEADER.jpg
15-Bud Tingelstad (Parnelli Jones Racing Team) 155 laps ENGINE.jpg
16-George Snider (Ansted-Thompson Racing) 152 laps.jpg
17- (R) Sonny Ates (3-K Racing Enterprises) 146 laps MAGNETO.jpg
18-Denny Hulme (All American Racers) 145 laps CLUTCH.jpg
19-Gordon Johncock (Johncock Racing Team) 137 laps PISTON.jpg
20-Lloyd Ruby (Gene White Corporation of Indy) 105 laps FUEL HOSE.jpg
21-Wally Dallenbach (Lindsey Hopkins) 82 laps CLUTCH.jpg
22-Arnie Knepper (M.V.S., Inc.) 82 laps CRASH T4.jpg
23-LeeRoy Yarbrough (Jim Robbins Corporation) 65 laps SPLIT HEADER.jpg
24-Jack Brabham (Motor Racing Developments) 58 laps IGNITION.jpg
25-Carl Williams (STP Corporation) 50 laps CLUTCH.jpg
26-Gary Bettenhausen (Don Gerhardt Racing) 35 laps PISTON.jpg
27- (R) George Follmer (George Follmer Enterprises) 26 laps ENGINE.jpg
28-Jim McElreath (Two Jack, Inc.) 24 laps ENGINE FIRE.jpg
29-Johnny Rutherford (Michner Petroleum) 24 laps OIL TANK.jpg
30-Ronnie Bucknum (Weinberger & Homes) 16 laps PISTON.jpg
31-Art Pollard (STP Corporation) 7 laps DRIVE LINE.jpg
32-Billy Vukovich (J.C. Agajanian) 1 lap CONNECTING ROD.jpg
33- (R) Bruce Walkup (Don Gerhardt Racing) 0 lap TRANSMISSION.jpg


Laps Leaders :

Mario  ANDRETTI   116 laps
A.J.  FOYT   66 laps
Lloyd  RUBY   11 laps
Wally  DALLENBACH   7 laps

               
Rookie of the year :

Mark  DONOHUE