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1957 Indianapolis 500


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Formula One race number 3 of 8
Thursday, May 30, 1957 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Speedway, IN
200 laps on a 4.023 kilometer paved track (804.6 kilometers)

Time of race: 3:41:14.25
Average Speed: 218.234 kph
Pole Time: 250.09 seconds
Cautions: n/a
Margin of Victory: 21.46 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 9

Glossary    1957 Formula One results   /   1957 standings

Fin St # Driver Team Chassis / Engine Laps Status Led
1139   Sam Hanks Belond ExhaustSalih / Offenhauser 4.5 L42003:41:14.25136
23226   Jim Rathmann ChiropracticEpperly / Offenhauser 4.5 L4200+21.4624
3151   Jimmy Bryan Dean Van LinesKuzma / Offenhauser 4.5 L4200+133.970
41054   Paul Russo Novi Auto Air ConditionerKurtis / Novi 3.0 L8C200+176.8624
51273   Andy Linden McNamara / VeedolKK500G / Offenhauser 4.5 L4200+194.270
6 56   Johnny Boyd Bowes Seal FastKK500G / Offenhauser 4.5 L4200+275.270
72848   Marshall Teague SumarKK500C / Offenhauser 4.5 L4200+285.580
8 112   Pat O'Connor SumarKK500G / Offenhauser 4.5 L4200+333.157
9167   Bob Veith Bob EstesPhillips / Offenhauser 4.5 L4200+377.110
101422   Gene Hartley Massaglia HotelsLesovsky / Offenhauser 4.5 L4200+430.120
111919   Jack Turner BardahlKK500G / Offenhauser 4.5 L4200+476.070
121110   Johnny Thomson D-A LubricantKuzma / Offenhauser 4.5 L4199+1 lap5
133395   Bob Christie Jones & MaleyKK500C / Offenhauser 4.5 L4197+3 laps0
142582   Chuck Weyant Central ExcavatingKK500C / Offenhauser 4.5 L4196+4 laps0
152227   Tony Bettenhausen Novi Auto Air ConditionerKurtis / Novi 3.0 L8C195+5 laps0
161718   Johnnie Parsons SumarKK500G / Offenhauser 4.5 L4195+5 laps0
17213   Don Freeland Ansted RotaryKK500D / Offenhauser 4.5 L4192+8 laps0
18 65   Jimmy Reece Hoyt MachineKK500C / Offenhauser 4.5 L4182throttle0
192792   Don Edmunds McKayKK500G / Offenhauser 4.5 L4170spun off0
203128   Johnnie Tolan Greenman-CasaleKuzma / Offenhauser 4.5 L4138clutch0
213089   Al Herman Dunn EngineeringDunn / Offenhauser 4.5 L4111crash0
22 414   Fred Agabashian Bowes Seal FastKK500G / Offenhauser 4.5 L4107fuel leak0
23 288   Eddie Sachs SchmidtKuzma / Offenhauser 4.5 L4105fuel pump0
241877   Mike Magill Dayton Steel FoundryKK500G / Offenhauser 4.5 L4101crash0
252043   Eddie Johnson ChapmanKK500G / Offenhauser 4.5 L493wheel bearing0
262331   Bill Cheesbourg Schildmeier Seal LineKK500G / Offenhauser 4.5 L481fuel leak0
27 816   Al Keller BardahlKK500G / Offenhauser 4.5 L475crash0
282957   Jimmy Daywalt HelseKK500C / Offenhauser 4.5 L453crash0
29 783   Ed Elisian McNamaraKK500C / Offenhauser 4.5 L451timing gear0
30248   Rodger Ward Wolcott Fuel InjectionLesovsky / Offenhauser 4.5 L427supercharger0
31 352   Troy Ruttman John ZinkWatson / Offenhauser 4.5 L413piston4
322655   Eddie Russo Sclavi & AmosKK500C / Offenhauser 4.5 L40crash0
33 923   Elmer George Travelon TrailerKK500B / Offenhauser 4.5 L40crash0

Fastest Lap: 230.802 kph by Jim Rathmann

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Pat O'Connor144
  Troy Ruttman562
  Pat O'Connor793
  Troy Ruttman10112
  Paul Russo123524
  Sam Hanks364813
  Johnny Thomson49535
  Sam Hanks5411057
  Jim Rathmann11113424
  Sam Hanks13520066