International 500 Mile Sweepstakes
Indianapolis Motor Speedway
2.5 Mile Paved Oval
138 Laps/345 Miles
May 30, 1950

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

Points

1 5 Johnnie Parsons 1 Wynn's Friction Proofing Kurtis Offy 138 2:46:55.97 124.002 690
2 10 Bill Holland 3 Blue Crown Spark Plug Deidt FD Offy 137 2:47:33.97 122.638 552
3 3 Mauri Rose 31 Keck/Offenhauser Deidt FD Offy 137 2:48:44.96 121.778 483
4 12 Cecil Green 54 John Zink Kurtis 3000 Offy 137 2:48:45.97 121.766 414
5 9 Joie Chitwood 17 Wolfe Kurtis 2000 Offy 136 2:47:32.99 121.755 217.5
6 23 Lee Wallard 8 Blue Crown Spark Plug Moore Offy 136 2:48:34.97 121.009 276
7 1 Walt Faulkner 98 Grant Piston Ring Kurtis 2000 Offy 135 2:47:13.55 121.094 207
8 4 George Connor 5 Blue Crown Spark Plug Lesovsky Offy 135 2:47:14.19 121.086 172.5
9 19 Paul Russo 7 Russo-Nichels Russo/Nichels Offy 135 2:48:48.32 119.961 138
10 11 Pat Flaherty 59 Granatelli-Sabourin Kurtis 3000 Offy 135 2:48:49.02 119.952 103.5
11 16 Myron Fohr 2 Bardahl/Marchese Marchese Offy 133 Flagged - rain 69
12 13 Duane Carter 18 Belanger Stevens Offy 133 Flagged - rain 34.5
13 26 Mack Hellings 15 Tuffy's Offy Kurtis 2000 Offy 132 Flagged rain
14 6 Jack McGrath 49 Hinkle Kurtis 3000 Offy 131 Flagged, hit NE wall
15 24 Troy Ruttman 55 Bowes Seal Fast Lesovsky Offy 130 Flagged - rain
16 31 Gene Hartley 75 Troy Oil Langley Offy 128 Flagged - rain
17 27 Jimmy Davies 22 Pat Clancy Ewing Offy 128 Flagged - rain
18 33 Johnny McDowell 62 Peter Wales Trucking Kurtis 2000 Offy 128 Flagged - rain
19 20 Walt Brown 4 Tuffy's Offy Kurtis 2000 Offy 127 Flagged - rain
20 14 Spider Webb 21 Fadley-Anderson Maserati Offy 126 Flagged - rain
21 15 Jerry Hoyt 81 Dr. Morris Kurtis 2000 Offy 125 Flagged - rain
22 29 Walt Ader 27 Sampson Rae Offy SC 123 Flagged - rain
23 30 Jackie Holmes 77 Norm Olson Olson Offy 123 Wrecked NW turn
24 28 Jim Rathmann 76 Pioneer Auto Wetteroth Offy 122 Flagged - rain
25 21 Henry Banks 12 IRC Maserati Offy SC 112 Broken SC oil line
26 22 Bill Schindler 67 Auto Shippers Snowberger Offy 111 Broken universal joint
27 17 Bayliss Levrett 24 Palmer Adams Offy 108 Lost oil pressure
28 2 Fred Agabashian 28 Wynn's Friction Proofing Kurtis 3000 Offy SC 64 Broken oil line
29 32 Jimmy Jackson 61 Cummins Diesel Kurtis 3000 Cummins SC 52 Broken SC vibration damper
30 25 Sam Hanks 23 Merz Engineering Kurtis 2000 Offy 42 Lost oil pressure
31 8 Tony Bettenhausen 14 Blue Crown Spark Plug Deidt FD Offy 30 Broken wheel bearing
32 18 Dick Rathmann 45 City of Glendale Watson Offy 25 Broken oil line
33 7 Duke Dinsmore 69 Brown Motor Kurtis 2000 Offy 10 Oil leak
-- -- Fred Agabashian 12 IRC Maserati Offy SC 41 Relieved Banks 72-112
-- -- Tony Bettenhausen 17 Wolfe Kurtis 2000 Offy 51 Relieved Chitwood 86-136 127.5
-- -- Bill Cantrell 24 Palmer Adams Offy 3 Relieved Levrett 106-108
-- -- Bill Cantrell 44 Bowes Seal Fast Kurtis Offy SC -- Did not qualify
-- -- Kenny Eaton 99 Belanger Kurtis Offy SC -- Did not qualify
-- -- Joe James 82 Bob Estes Weidel Mercury -- DNS, too slow
-- -- Mark Light 52 Iddings Meyer Offy -- Did not qualify
-- -- Bill Vukovich 87 R. E. C. Rounds RE Offy -- Did not qualify
-- -- Ralph Pratt 47 Gdula Gdula Offy -- Did not qualify
-- -- Billy Devore 58 Scopa Scopa Offy -- Did not qualify
-- -- Emil Andres 99 Belanger Kurtis Offy SC -- Did not qualify
-- -- Hal Cole 16 Tuffy's Offy Kurtis 2000 Offy -- Wrecked qualifying
-- -- Manny Ayulo 85 Coast Grain Maserati Offy -- DNS, too slow
-- -- Marvin Burke 65 Offenhauser/Ross Page Kurtis Dury SC -- Did not finish rookie test
-- -- Mike Burch 84 George Hoster, Inc. Miller Ford -- Driver declined
-- -- Ted Duncan 16 Tuffy's Offy Kurtis 2000 Offy -- Did not qualify
-- -- Kenny Eaton 19 Lutes Truck Parts Bardazon Offy -- Did not qualify
-- -- Carl Forberg 74 Jewell Miller Offy -- Did not qualify
-- -- Dick Fraizer 52 Iddings Meyer Offy -- Did not qualify
-- -- George Fonder 26 Ray Brady Deidt Sparks SC -- DNS, too slow
-- -- Johnny Fedricks 34 Kupiec X Offy -- Did not qualify
-- -- Milt Fankhauser 41 Karl Hall Stevens Offy -- Did not qualify
-- -- Bob Gregg 63 Esmeralda Kurtis 2000 Offy -- Did not qualify
-- -- Cliff Griffith 66 Sarafoff Miller Offy -- DNS, too slow
-- -- Norm Houser 65 Offenhauser/Ross Page Kurtis Duray SC -- Did not qualify
-- -- Joe James 63 Esmeralda Kurtis 2000 Offy -- DNS, too slow
-- -- Danny Kladis 39 Federal Engineering Maserati Maserati SC -- Did not qualify
-- -- Andy Linden 9 Bromme Bromme Offy -- Did not qualify
-- -- Chuck Leighton 79 Cantarano X Wayne -- DNS, too slow
-- -- George Lynch 67 Auto Shippers Snowberger Offy -- Did not qualify
-- -- Mark Light 51 Glessner Stevens Offy -- Did not qualify
-- -- Al Miller 83 Trainor Auto Parts Miller RE4D Miller SC -- Did not qualify
-- -- Billy Earl 84 George Hoster, Inc. Miller Ford -- Did not drive
-- -- Chet Miller 43 Novi Mobil Kurtis FD Novi SC -- Did not qualify
-- -- Cy Marshall 78 Vulcan Tool Ralph Miller Ralph Miller -- Did not qualify
-- -- Johnny Mauro 25 Alfa Romeo Alfa Romeo Alfa Romeo SC -- Did not qualify
-- -- Duke Nalon 38 Novi Mobil Kurtis FD Novi SC -- Did not qualify
-- -- Ben Zukor 76 Pioneer Auto Wetteroth Offy -- Entry declined, failed physical
-- -- Bill Vukovich 10 I. R. C. Maserati Maserati SC -- Did not qualify
-- -- Charles Van Acker 29 Redmer Stevens Offy -- Did not qualify
-- -- Ralph Pratt 19 Lutes Truck Parts Bardazon Offy -- Did not qualify
-- -- Joel Thorne 33 Thorne Engineering Kurtis Sparks -- Did not qualify
-- -- Jim Rigsby 85 Coast Grain Maserati Offy -- Did not qualify
-- -- Bob Sweikert 64 Carter Wetteroth Offy -- Did not qualify
-- -- Nino Farina 46 Officine Alfieri Maserati Maserati Maserati -- Did not appear
-- -- Franco Rol 48 Officine Alfieri Maserati Maserati Maserati -- Did not appear
-- -- Piero Taruffi 46 Officine Alfieri Maserati Maserati Maserati -- Did not appear
-- -- Johnny Mantz 98 Grant Piston Ring Kurtis 2000 Offy -- Driven by Faulkner
-- -- Bud Rose 9 Bromme Bromme Offy -- Passed rookie test
-- -- Potsy Goacher 63 Esmeralda Kurtis 2000 Offy -- Passed rookie test
-- -- Carl Scarborough X X X X -- Passed rookie test
-- -- Joe Adas X X X X -- Did not appear

 

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