Sunday 29 may 1988

72nd INDY 500

BOX SCORE
Time of Race : 3 h 27 m 10 s 204
Average Speed : 144,809
Cautions : 14 for 68 laps
Margin of Victory : 7 s 067
Fastest Lap : Rick MEARS 209.517 (42 s 956) on lap 166
Purse for the Winner : 809.853 $
Total Purse : 5.025.399 $
Pace car : Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme (driven by Chuck YEAGER)
                                       
01-Rick Mears (Penske Racing) 200 laps.jpg
01-Rick Mears
(Penske Racing)
200 laps
02-Emerson Fittipaldi (Patrick Racing) 200 laps.jpg
02-Emerson Fittipaldi
(Patrick Racing)
200 laps
03-Al Unser (Penske Racing) 199 laps.jpg
03-Al Unser
(Penske Racing)
199 laps
04-Michael Andretti (Kraco Enterprises) 199 laps.jpg
04-Michael Andretti
(Kraco Enterprises)
199 laps
05-Bobby Rahal (Truesport Compagny) 199 laps.jpg
05-Bobby Rahal
(Truesport Compagny)
199 laps
06-Jim Crawford (Kenny Bernstein Racing) 198 laps.jpg
06-Jim Crawford
(Kenny Bernstein Racing)
198 laps
07-Raul Boesel (Douglas Shierson Racing) 198 laps.jpg
07-Raul Boesel
(Douglas Shierson Racing)
198 laps
08-Phil Krueger (R. Kent Baker Racing) 196 laps.jpg
08-Phil Krueger
(R. Kent Baker Racing)
196 laps
09-Dick Simon (Dick Simon Racing) 196 laps.jpg
09-Dick Simon
(Dick Simon Racing)
196 laps
10-Arie Luyendyk (Dick Simon Racing) 196 laps.jpg
10-Arie Luyendyk
(Dick Simon Racing)
196 laps
11-Kevin Cogan (Machinist Union Racing Team) 195 laps.jpg
11-Kevin Cogan
(Machinist Union Racing Team)
195 laps
12-Howdy Holmes (Alex Morales Compagny) 192 laps.jpg
12-Howdy Holmes
(Alex Morales Compagny)
192 laps
13-Al Unser Jr (Rick Galles Corporation) 180 laps.jpg
13-Al Unser Jr
(Rick Galles Corporation)
180 laps
14- (R) Blly Vukovich III (Gohr Distributing) 179 laps.jpg
14- (R) Blly Vukovich III
(Gohr Distributing)
179 laps
15-Randy Lewis (Leader Cards) 175 laps.jpg
15-Randy Lewis
(Leader Cards)175 laps
16- (R) Rocky Moran (AJ Foyt Enterprises) ENGINE.jpg
16- (R) Rocky Moran
(AJ Foyt Enterprises)
159 laps
ENGINE
17-Rich Vogler (Machinist Union Racing Team) 159 laps CRASH.jpg
17-Rich Vogler
(Machinist Union Racing Team)
159 laps
CRASH
18- (R) Dominic Dobson (Raynor Motorsports) 145 laps LOST COOLANT.jpg
18- (R) Dominic Dobson
(Raynor Motorsports)
145 laps
LOST COOLANT
19- (R) Tero Palmroth (Dick Simon Racing) 144 laps ENGINE.jpg
19- (R) Tero Palmroth
(Dick Simon Racing)
144 laps
ENGINE
20-Mario Andretti (Newman-Haas Racing) 118 laps ELECTRICAL.jpg
20-Mario Andretti
(Newman-Haas Racing)
118 laps
ELECTRICAL
21- (R) John Andretti (Mike Curb Motorsports) 114 laps ENGINE.jpg
21- (R) John Andretti
(Mike Curb Motorsports)
114 laps
ENGINE
22-Johnny Rutherford (Kenny Bernstein Racing) 107 laps CRASH.jpg
22-Johnny Rutherford
(Kenny Bernstein Racing)
107 laps
CRASH
23-Danny Sullivan (Penske Racing) 101 laps CRASH.jpg
23-Danny Sullivan
(Penske Racing)
101 laps
CRASH
24-Steve Chassey (Gary Trout Motorsports) 73 laps CRASH.jpg
24-Steve Chassey
(Gary Trout Motorsports)
73 laps
CRASH
25-Ludwig Heimrath Jr (Hemelgarn Racing) 59 laps CRASH.jpg
25-Ludwig Heimrath Jr
(Hemelgarn Racing)
59 laps
CRASH
26-AJ Foyt (AJ Foiyt Enterprises) 54 laps CRASH.jpg
26-AJ Foyt
(AJ Foyt Enterprises)
54 laps
CRASH
27-Tom Sneva (Hemelgarn Racing) 32 laps CRASH.jpg
27-Tom Sneva
(Hemelgarn Racing)
32 laps
CRASH
28-Teo Fabi (Porsche Motorsport) 30 laps LOST WHEEL.jpg
28-Teo Fabi
(Porsche Motorsport North America)
30 laps
LOST WHEEL
29-Derek Daly (Raynor Motorsports) 18 laps TRANSMISSION.jpg
29-Derek Daly
(Raynor Motorsports)
18 laps
TRANSMISSION
30-Stan Fox (AJ Foyt Enterprises) 2 laps HALFSHAFT.jpg
30-Stan Fox
(AJ Foyt Enterprises)
2 laps
HALFSHAFT
31-Scott Brayton (Hemelgarn Racing) 0 lap CRASH.jpg
31-Scott Brayton
(Hemelgarn Racing)
0 lap
CRASH
32-Roberto Guerrero (Vince Granatelli Racing) 0 lap CRASH.jpg
32-Roberto Guerrero
(Vince Granatelli Racing)
0 lap
CRASH
33-Tony Bettenhausen Jr (Bettenhausen Racing & Associates) 0 lap CRASH.jpg
33-Tony Bettenhausen Jr
(Bettenhausen Racing & Associates)
0 lap
CRASH


Laps Leaders :

Danny  SULLIVAN   91 laps
Rick  MEARS   89 laps
Al  UNSER   12 laps
Jim  CRAWFORD   8 laps


Rookie of the year :
Billy  VUKOVICH  III