Indianapolis 500 Historical Stats

Race Results - Indianapolis 500 - 1972
FinishStartCar Num.DriverCar Name/EntrantMake/ModelStatusLapsLedWinnings
1366Mark DonohueSunoco McLarenMcLaren/Offy162.96220013$218,763
2194Al UnserViceroyParnelli/Offy160.1922000$95,258
361Joe LeonardSamsoniteParnelli/Offy159.3272000$58,793
42452Sam SessionsGene White FirestoneLola/Ford158.4112000$39,583
5734Sam PoseyNorris EagleEagle/OffyRunning1980$37,411
6115Lloyd RubyWynn'sAtlanta/FoytRunning1960$29,557
72560Mike HissSTP Pylon Windshield Wiper BladeEagle/OffyRunning1960$30,814
859Mario AndrettiViceroyParnelli/OffyOut of fuel1940$24,822
93111Jimmy CaruthersUS Armed Forces/SteedScorpion/FoytRunning1940$23,094
103221Cale YarboroughBill Daniels GOPAtlanta/FoytRunning1930$22,133
112184George SniderITT-ThompsonCoyote/FoytRunning1900$23,080
121548Jerry GrantMystery EagleEagle/OffyPenalty18816$24,156
132344Dick SimonTraveLodge SleeperLola/FoytOut of fuel1860$19,759
1447Gary BettenhausenSunoco McLarenMcLaren/OffyIgnition182138$41,284
153340Wally DallenbachSTP Oil TreatmentLola/FoytRunning1820$19,645
161489John MartinUnsponsoredBrabham/OffyFuel leak1610$18,084
173037Lee KunzmanCaves Buick CompanyGerhardt/OffyLost tire1310$17,901
181223Mel KenyonGilmore RacingCoyote/FordFuel injection1260$17,146
192817Denny ZimmermanBryant Heating & CoolingMcLaren/OffyIgnition rotor1160$17,320
202624Gordon JohncockGulf McLarenMcLaren/OffyExhaust valve1130$17,823
211015Steve KrisiloffAyr-Way/Lloyd'sKingfish/OffyIgnition rotor1020$15,954
222931John MahlerHarbor Fuel OilMcLaren/OffyPiston990$16,013
231356Jim HurtubiseMiller High LifeCoyote/FoytPenalty940$15,350
242014Roger McCluskeyAmerican Marine UnderwritersAntares/OffyValve920$15,016
25172A.J. FoytITT-ThompsonCoyote/FoytTurbocharger600$15,611
261698Mike MosleyVivitarEagle/OffyAccident563$15,984
27818Johnny RutherfordPatrick PetroleumBrabham/OffyRod550$14,535
28183Bill Vukovich IISugaripe PruneEagle/OffyRear end540$14,364
292295Carl WilliamsCity of Terre HauteEagle/OffyOil cooler520$14,022
3016Bobby UnserOlsonite EagleEagle/OffyIgnition rotor3130$30,830
31212Peter RevsonGulf McLarenMcLaren/OffyGearbox230$15,924
32942Swede SavageMichner IndustriesEagle/OffyRod50$13,767
332733Salt WaltherDayton Disc BrakesP.J. Colt/FoytMagneto00$14,538
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