International 500 Mile Sweepstakes
Indianapolis Motor Speedway
2.5 Mile Brick Oval
200 Laps/500 Miles
May 30, 1912

Finish Start Driver Car # Sponsor/Name Chassis Engine Laps Status

Points

1 7 Joe Dawson 8 National National National 200 6:21:06 78.719 1,000*

1

-- Don Herr 8 National National National X Relieved Dawson 108-144
2 3 Ted Tetzlaff 3 Fiat Fiat Fiat 200 6:31:29 76.632 520*
3 17 Hughie Hughes 21 Mercer Mercer Mercer 200 6:33:09 76.307 270*
4 22 Charles Merz 28 Stutz Stutz Wisconsin 200 6:34:40 76.014 140*
5 15 Bill Endicott 18 Schacht Schacht Schacht 200 6:46:28.2 73.806 90*
6 2 Len Zengel 2 Stutz Stutz Wisconsin 200 6:50:28.4 73.086 60*
7 11 John Jenkins 14 White White White 200 6:52:38.4 72.703 50*
8 18 Joe Horan 22 Lozier Lozier Lozier 200 6:59:38 71.491 40*
9 8 Howdy Wilcox 9 National National National 200 7:11:30.4 69.524 35*
10 16 Ralph Mulford 19 Knox Knox Knox 200 8:53:00 56.285 30*
11 4 Ralph DePalma 4 Mercedes Mercedes Mercedes 198 Broken piston
12 12 Bob Burman 15 Cutting Cutting Cutting 157 Wrecked
13 10 Bert Dingley 12 Simplex Simplex Simplex 116 Broken connecting rod
14 21 Joe Matson 25 Lozier Lozier Lozier 110 Broken crankshaft
15 6 Spencer Wishart 7 Mercedes Mercedes Mercedes 82 Broken water line
16 1 Gil Andersen 1 Stutz Stutz Wisconsin 80 Broken rear wheel
17 14 Billy Leisaw 17 Marquette-Buick Buick Buick 72 Car on fire
18 24 Louis Disbrow 5 Case Case Case 67 Sheared diff pin
19 19 Mel Marquette 23 McFarlan McFarlan McFarlan 63 Broken right wheel
20 5 Eddie Hearne 6 Case Case Case 55 Broken crankshaft
21 13 Lee Frayer 16 Firestone-Columbus Firestone-Columbus Firestone-Columbus 43 Broken intake valve
22 23 David Bruce-Brown 29 National National National 25 Broken valve
23 9 Harry Knight 10 Lexington Lexington Lexington 6 Engine trouble
24 20 Len Ormsby 24 Opel Opel Opel 5 Burned connecting rod
-- -- Willie Knipper 28 Stutz Stutz Wisconsin X Relieved Merz
-- -- Neil Whalen 6 Case Case Case X Relieved Hearne
-- -- Caleb Bragg 3 Fiat Fiat Fiat X Relieved Tetzlaff
-- -- Charlie Arnold 14 White White White X Relieved J. Jenkins
-- -- George Ainslee 22 Lozier Lozier Lozier X Relieved Joe Horan
-- -- Harry Endicott 18 Schacht Schacht Schacht X Relieved W. Endicott
-- -- W. H. Farr 17 Marquette-Buick Buick Buick X Relieved Liesaw
-- -- Willie Knipper 2 Stutz Stutz Wisconsin X Relieved Zengel
-- -- Neil Whalen 5 Case Case Case X Relieved Disbrow
-- -- Bill Rader 9 National National National X Relieved Wilcox
-- -- Eddie Rickenbacker 16 Firestone-Columbus Firestone-Columbus Firestone-Columbus X Relieved Frayer
-- -- Jim Hill 27 Continental Continental Continental -- DNS, too slow
-- -- George Fuller 27 Continental Continental Continental -- Did not qualify
-- -- Lee Oldfield 31 Mason Mason Duesenberg -- Did not qualify
-- -- Albert Romine 27 Continental Continental Continental -- DNS, too slow
-- -- Charles Shambaugh 26 Shambaugh Buick Buick -- Did not qualify
-- -- Joe Jagersberger 6 Case Case Case -- Driven by Hearne
-- -- Harvey Herrick 6 Case Case Case -- Driven by Hearne
-- -- H. J. Kilpatrick 31 Mason Mason Duesenberg -- Driven by L. Oldfield

Known riding mechanics in this race:

Finish Start Driver Mechanic Car # Sponsor/Name Chassis Engine Laps Status
1 7 Joe Dawson Harry Martin 8 National National National 200 6:21:06 78.719
2 3 Teddy Tetzlaff William Pozzo 3 Fiat Fiat Fiat 200 6:31:29 76.632
3 17 Hughie Hughes Eddie Pullen 21 Mercer Mercer Mercer 200 6:33:09 76.307
4 22 Charles Merz Roy Vernon 28 Stutz Stutz Wisconsin 200 6:34:40 76.014
5 15 Bill Endicott Frank Anderson 18 Schacht Schacht Schacht 200 6:46:28.2 73.806
6 2 Len Zengel Will Hamilton 2 Stutz Stutz Wisconsin 200 6:50:28.4 73.086
7 11 John Jenkins George Fuller 14 White White White 200 6:52:38.4 72.703
8 18 Joe Horan George Ainslee 22 Lozier Lozier Lozier 200 6:59:38 71.491
9 8 Howdy Wilcox Frank Farber 9 National National National 200 7:11:30.4 69.524
10 16 Ralph Mulford Billy Chandler 19 Knox Knox Knox 200 8:53:00 56.285
11 4 Ralph DePalma Rupert Jeffkins 4 Mercedes Mercedes Mercedes 198 Broken piston
12 12 Bob Burman Harry Goetz 15 Cutting Cutting Cutting 157 Wrecked
13 10 Bert Dingley Swede Swanson 12 Simplex Simplex Simplex 116 Broken connecting rod
14 21 Joe Matson Tony Janette 25 Lozier Lozier Lozier 110 Broken crankshaft
15 6 Spencer Wishart Alfred Hummel 7 Mercedes Mercedes Mercedes 82 Broken water line
16 1 Gil Andersen Frank Agan 1 Stutz Stutz Wisconsin 80 Broken rear wheel
17 14 Billy Leisaw R. C. Leisaw 17 Marquette-Buick Buick Buick 72 Car on fire
18 24 Louis Disbrow Heinie Ulbricht 5 Case Case Case 67 Sheared diff pin
19 19 Mel Marquette Lay Fowler 23 McFarlan McFarlan McFarlan 63 Broken right wheel
20 5 Eddie Hearne John Schatz 6 Case Case Case 55 Broken crankshaft
21 13 Lee Frayer John Reider 16 Firestone-Columbus Firestone-Columbus Firestone-Columbus 43 Broken intake valve
22 23 David Bruce-Brown Tony Scudellari 29 National National National 25 Broken valve
23 9 Harry Knight Edgar 10 Lexington Lexington Lexington 6 Engine trouble
24 20 Len Ormsby Lawrence Keenan 24 Opel Opel Opel 5 Burned connecting rod

 

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