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1938 Indianapolis 500

Exhibition or unclassified race
Monday, May 30, 1938 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Speedway, IN
200 laps on a 2.500 mile paved track (500.0 miles)

Time of race: 4:15:38
Average Speed: 117.2 mph
Pole Speed: 125.681 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of Victory: 235.27 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 7

Glossary    Other Exhibition / Unclassified Races

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner C/E/T Laps Money Status Led
1 123   Floyd Roberts Burd Piston Ring   (Lou Moore)Wetteroth / Miller20031,075running92
2 71   Wilbur Shaw Wilbur ShawShaw / Offy20014,425running0
3 53   Chet Miller IBEW   (Boyle Racing)Summers FD / Offy2007,350running0
4 62   Ted Horn Miller-HartzWetteroth / Miller SC2004,600running0
51838   Chet Gardner Burd Piston Ring   (Joe Lencki)Rigling / Offy2004,100running0
61454   Herb Ardinger Offenhauser   (Lewis Welch)Miller FD / Offy1992,625running0
72545   Harry McQuinn Carl MarcheseMarchese / Miller1972,175running0
83058   Billy DeVore PR & W   (Joel Thorne)Stevens / Offy1851,925running0
91322   Joel Thorne Thorne EngineeringShaw FD / Offy1851,775running0
101729   Frank Wearne Indiana Fur   (Paul Weirick)Adams / Offy1811,650running0
113343   Duke Nalon Kohler-MillerFengler / Miller1781,025running0
122912   George Bailey Barbasol   (Leon Duray)Weil / Duray SC166825clutch0
13 927   Mauri Rose IBEW   (Boyle Racing)Maserati / Maserati SC165650supercharger0
141016   Ronney Householder Thorne-Sparks   (Joel Thorne)Adams / Sparks SC154695supercharger0
15156   Jimmy Snyder Sparks-Thorne   (Joel Thorne)Adams / Sparks SC1503,390supercharger92
16125   Louis Meyer Bowes Seal Fast   (Bowes Racing)Stevens / Winfield SC149635oil pump0
17 417   Tony Gulotta Hamilton-Harris   (Tony Gulotta)Stevens / Offy130680connecting rod0
182255   Al Miller Dumont Pepsi   (Jack Holly)Miller / Miller125625clutch0
191915   George Connor Marks-MillerAdams / Miller119620engine0
20329   Cliff Bergere Kraft Real Rye   (George Lyons)Stevens / Miller SC111615piston0
213133   Henry Banks Louis KimmelMiller / Volker109610rod bearing0
222135   Kelly Petillo Petillo   (Kelly Petillo)Wetteroth / Offy100955camshaft0
232421   Louis Tomei POB Perfect Seal   (H.E. Winn)Miller / Miller88625connecting rod0
24167   Bill Cummings IBEW   (Boyle Racing)Miller FD / Miller72620radiator0
25 214   Russ Snowberger D-X   (Russ Snowberger)Snowberger FD / Miller56640connecting rod0
26 834   Babe Stapp McCoy Auto Service   (Bill White)Weil / Miller54585valve0
272610   Tony Willman Murrell BelangerStevens / Miller47580valve0
28 38   Rex Mays Alfa-Romeo   (Bill White)Alfa Romeo / Alfa Romeo SC451,125supercharger16
292842   Emil Andres Elgin Piston PinAdams / Brisko45620crash0
302737   Ira Hall Greenfield Service   (Magnee & Nowiak)Nowiak / Studebaker44565crash0
311126   Frank Brisko Shur-Stop Brakes   (Frank Brisko)Stevens FD / Brisko39585oil line0
322336   Al Putnam Troy Tydol   (Arthur Sims)Stevens / Miller15555crankshaft0
332047   Shorty Cantlon Kamm's   (Thomas O'Brien)Stevens / Miller SC13550supercharger0
C/E/T = Chassis / Engine / Tire codes
  Chassis: D - Dallara
  Engine: H - Honda
  Tires: F - Firestone