Indy 500 Career Stats - Jim McElreath


Starts Total Laps Best Start Best Finish Top 5 Top 10 Races Led Laps Led Winnings
15 1,848 6 3 3 6 - - $ 292,730


Year Finish Start Car # Car Name/Entrant* C/E/T Qual Speed Run/Out Laps Led Winnings
1980 24 11 23 McElreath Penske / Cosworth / Goodyear 186.249 Accident 54 0 $26,323
1979 35 19 23 Amax Coal Penske / Cosworth / Goodyear 185.833 Valves 0 0 $18,671
1978 20 26 26 Circle City Coal Eagle / Offy / Goodyear 188.058 Engine 132 0 $19,119
1977 23 20 73 Carrillo Rods Eagle / AMC / Goodyear 187.715 Turbocharger 71 0 $22,434
1974 6 30 45 Thermo-King Eagle / Offy / Goodyear 177.270 Running 194 0 $27,970
1973 23 33 35 Norris Eagle Eagle / Offy / Goodyear 188.640 Blown engine 54 0 $15,655
1970 5 33 14 Sheraton-Thompson Coyote / Ford / Goodyear 166.821 152.182 200 0 $32,577
1969 28 7 38 Jack Adams Airplanes Hawk II / Offy / Goodyear 168.224 Engine fire 24 0 $11,768
1968 14 13 82 Jim Greer Coyote / Ford / Goodyear 165.327 Stalled 179 0 $12,910
1967 5 11 2 John Zink Trackburner Moore / Ford / Firestone 164.241 Running 197 0 $22,957
1966 3 7 3 Zink-Urschel-Slick Brabham / Ford / Firestone 160.908 143.742 200 0 $42,586
1965 20 13 52 Zink-Urschel Trackburner Brabham / Offy / Firestone 155.878 Gear chain 66 0 $8,656
1964 21 26 28 Studebaker-STP Kurtis / Novi / Firestone 152.381 Filter system 77 0 $5,850
1963 6 6 8 Bill Forbes Racing Team Watson / Offy / Firestone 149.744 140.862 200 0 $14,888
1962 6 7 15 Schulz Fueling Equipment KK500G / Offy / Firestone 149.025 138.653 200 0 $10,366