Saturday 30 may 1970

54th INDY 500

BOX SCORE
Time of Race : 3 h 12 m 37 s 04
Average Speed : 155,749
Cautions : 3 for 25 m 15 s
Margin of Victory
:  32 s 19

Fastest Lap : Joe LEONARD 167,785 (53 s 64) on lap 50
Purse for the Winner : 271.698 $
Total Purse : 991.887 $
Pace car : Oldsmobile 442 (driven by Rodger WARD)
                   
01-Al Unser (Parnelli Jones Racing Team) 200 laps.jpg
02-Mark Donohue (U.S. Racing) 200 laps.jpg
03-Dan Gurney (All American Racers) 200 laps.jpg
04- (R) Donnie Allison (AJ Foyt & JH Greer) 200 laps.jpg
05-Jim McElreath (Ansted-Thompson Racing) 200 laps.jpg
06-Mario Andretti (STP Corporation) 199 laps.jpg
07-Jerry Grant (Jerry Grant Racing Enterprises) 198 laps.jpg
08- (R) Rick Muther (Two Jacks, Inc.) 197 laps.jpg
09-Carl Williams (McLaren Cars) 197 laps.jpg
10-AJ Foyt (Ansted-Thompson Racing) 195 laps.jpg
11-Bobby Unser (Leader Cards) 192 laps.jpg
12-Sam Sessions (Jim Robbins) 190 laps.jpg
13-Jack Brabham (Motor Racing Developments) 175 laps ENGINE.jpg
14- (R) Dick Simon (Racing International) 168 laps.jpg
15-Ronnie Bucknum (M.V.S., Inc.) 162 laps CRASH T3.jpg
16-Mel Kenyon (Lindsey Hopkins) 160 laps CRASH T3.jpg
17-Wally Dallenbach (Lindsey Hopkins) 143 laps MAGNETO.jpg
18-Johnny Rutherford (Michner Petroleum) 135 laps HEADER.jpg
19-LeeRoy Yarbrough (Jim Robbins) 107 laps TURBOCHARGER.jpg
20-George Snider (AJ Foyt & JH Greer) 105 laps SUSPENSION.jpg
21-Mike Mosley (Leader Cards) 96 laps RADIATOR.JPG
22-Peter Revson (McLaren Cars) 87 laps ENGINE.jpg
23-Billy Vukovich (Jerry O'Connell) 78 laps CLUTCH.jpg
24-Joe Leonard (Parnelli Jones Racing Team) 73 laps ENGINE.jpg
25-Roger McCluskey (Hayhoe Racing Enterprises) 62 laps SUSPENSION.jpg
26-Gary Bettenhausen (Don Gerhardt Racing) 55 laps ENGINE.jpg
27-Lloyd Ruby (Gene White Compagny of Indy) 54 laps REAR END.jpg
28-Gordon Johncock (Johncock Racing Team) 45 laps ENGINE.jpg
29-Bruce Walkup (Agajanian-Faas Racers) 44 laps TIMING GEAR.jpg
30-Art Pollard (Race-Go Corporation) 28 laps PISTON.jpg
31-George Follmer (STP Corporation) 18 laps ENGINE.jpg
32- (R) Greg Weld (Race-Go Corporation) 12 laps PISTON.jpg
33-Jim Malloy (Federal Automotive Associates) 0 lap SUSPENSION.jpg


Laps Leaders :

Al  UNSER   190 laps
Mark  DONOHUE   5 laps
A.J.  FOYT   2 laps
Lloyd  RUBY   2 laps
Jack  BRABHAM   1 lap

               
Reliefs :

N° 21 Mel KENYON relevied by Roger McLUSKEY


Rookie of the year :

Donnie  ALLISON