Sunday 30 may 1982

66th INDY 500

BOX SCORE
Time of Race : 3 h 05 m 09 s 14
Average Speed : 162,026
Cautions : 7 for 35 laps
Margin of Victory :  0 s 160
Fastest Lap : Rick MEARS 200.535 (44 s 88) on lap 122
Purse for the Winner : 290.609 $
Total Purse : 2.064.473 $
Pace car : Chevrolet Camaro Z-28 (driven by Jim RATHMANN)
                                       
01-Gordon Johncock (Patrick Racing Team) 200 laps.jpg
01-Gordon Johncock
(Patrick Racing Team)
200 laps
02-Rick Mears (Penske Cars) 200 laps.jpg
02-Rick Mears
(Penske Cars)
200 laps
03-Pancho Carter (Alex Morales Co.) 200 laps.jpg
03-Pancho Carter
(Alex Morales Co.)
200 laps
04-Tom Sneva (Bignotti-Cotter) 197 laps ENGINE.jpg
04-Tom Sneva
(Bignotti-Cotter)
197 laps
ENGINE
05-Al Unser (Longhorn Racing) 197 laps.jpg
05-Al Unser
(Longhorn Racing)
197 laps
06-Don Whittington (Whittington Brothers) 196 laps.jpg
06-Don Whittington
(Whittington Brothers)
196 laps
07- (R) Jim Hickman (Rattlesnake Racing) 189 laps.jpg
07- (R) Jim Hickman
(Rattlesnake Racing)
189 laps
08-Johnny Rutherford (Chaparral Racing) 187 laps ENGINE.jpg
08-Johnny Rutherford
(Chaparral Racing)
187 laps
ENGINE
09- (R) Herm Johnson (Menard Championship Racing) 186 laps.jpg
09- (R) Herm Johnson
(Menard Championship Racing)
186 laps
10-Howdy Holmes (Douglas Shierson Racing) 186 laps.jpg
10-Howdy Holmes
(Douglas Shierson Racing)
186 laps
11- (R) Bobby Rahal (Truesports Compagny) 174 laps ENGINE.jpg
11- (R) Bobby Rahal
(Truesports Compagny)
174 laps
ENGINE
12-Gary Bettenhausen (Kraco Enterprises) 158 laps ENGINE.jpg
12-Gary Bettenhausen
(Kraco Enterprises)
158 laps
ENGINE
13- (R) Hector Rebaque (Forsythe Racing) 150 laps FIRE in PITS.jpg
13- (R) Hector Rebaque
(Forsythe Racing)
150 laps
FIRE in PITS
14- (R) Danny Sullivan (Forsythe Racing) 148 laps CRASH.jpg
14- (R) Danny Sullivan
(Forsythe Racing)
148 laps
CRASH
15- (R) Chip Ganassi (Rhoades Racing) 147 laps ENGINE.jpg
15- (R) Chip Ganassi
(Rhoades Racing)
147 laps
ENGINE
16-Bill Whittington (Whittington Brothers) 121 laps ENGINE.jpg
16-Bill Whittington
(Whittington Brothers)
121 laps
ENGINE
17-Michael Chandler (Bill Freeman Racing) 104 laps GEARBOX.jpg
17-Michael Chandler
(Bill Freeman Racing)
104 laps
GEARBOX
18-Tom Bigelow (HBK Racing) 96 laps ENGINE.jpg
18-Tom Bigelow
(HBK Racing)
96 laps
ENGINE
19-AJ Foyt (AJ Foyt Enterprises) 95 laps TRANSMISSION.jpg
19-AJ Foyt
(AJ Foyt Enterprises)
95 laps
TRANSMISSION
20-Johnny Parsons (Wysard Motor Compagny) 92 laps CRASH.jpg
20-Johnny Parsons
(Wysard Motor Compagny)
92 laps
CRASH
21-George Snider (Robert L. Fletcher) 87 laps ENGINE.jpg
21-George Snider
(Robert L. Fletcher)
87 laps
ENGINE
22-Danny Ongais (Interscope Racing) 62 laps CRASH.jpg
22-Danny Ongais
(Interscope Racing)
62 laps
CRASH
23-Jerry Sneva (Dinamics, Inc.) 61 laps CRASH.jpg
23-Jerry Sneva
(Dinamics, Inc.)
61 laps
CRASH
24- (R) Chet Fillip (Circle Bar Auto Racing) 60 laps BODY DAMAGE.jpg
24- (R) Chet Fillip
(Circle Bar Auto Racing)
60 laps
BODY DAMAGE
25-Pete Halsmer (Arciero Racing) 38 laps TRANSMISSION.jpg
25-Pete Halsmer
(Arciero Racing)
38 laps
TRANSMISSION
26-Tony Bettenhausen Jr (H & R Racing) 37 laps ENGINE.jpg
26-Tony Bettenhausen Jr
(H & R Racing)
37 laps
ENGINE
27-Dennis Firestone (B.C.V. Racing) 37 laps REAR END.jpg
27-Dennis Firestone
(B.C.V. Racing)
37 laps
REAR END
28-Geoff Brabham (Bignotti-Cotter) 12 laps ENGINE.jpg
28-Geoff Brabham
(Bignotti-Cotter)
12 laps
ENGINE
29-Josele Garza (Garza Racing) 1 lap ENGINE.jpg
29-Josele Garza
(Garza Racing)
1 lap
ENGINE
30-Kevin Cogan (Penske Cars) 0 lap CRASH.jpg
30-Kevin Cogan
(Penske Cars)
0 lap
CRASH
31-Mario Andretti (Patrick Racing Team) 0 lap CRASH.jpg
31-Mario Andretti
(Patrick Racing Team)
0 lap
CRASH
32- (R) Roger Mears (Machinists & Aerospace Workers) 0 lap CRASH.jpg
32- (R) Roger Mears
(Machinists & Aerospace Workers)
0 lap
CRASH
33- (R) Dale Whittington (Whittington Brothers) 0 lap CRASH.jpg
33- (R) Dale Whittington
(Whittington Brothers)
0 lap
CRASH


Laps Leaders :

Rick  MEARS  77 laps
Gordon  JOHNCOCK   57 laps
A. J.  FOYT   32 laps
Tom  SNEVA   31 laps
Don  WHITTINGTON   2 laps
Danny  ONGAIS   1 lap


Rookie of the year :

Jim  HICKMAN