Race Results for the 1921 Indianapolis 500

Finish Start Car Num. Driver Car Name/Entrant* Make/Model Status Laps Led Winnings
1 20 2 Tommy Milton Frontenac Frontenac/Frontenac 89.621 200 90 $26,200
2 2 6 Roscoe Sarles Duesenberg Straight 8 Duesenberg/Duesenberg 88.608 200 1 $10,100
3 8 23 Percy Ford (R) Chicago Frontenac Frontenac/Frontenac 85.025 200 0 $5,000
4 9 5 Eddie Miller (R) Duesenberg Straight 8 Duesenberg/Duesenberg 84.646 200 0 $3,500
5 13 16 Ora Haibe Sunbeam Sunbeam/Sunbeam 84.277 200 0 $3,000
6 14 9 Albert Guyot Duesenberg Straight 8 Duesenberg/Duesenberg 83.035 200 0 $2,000
7 10 3 Ira Vail Leach Leach/Miller 80.152 200 0 $1,800
8 15 21 Bennett Hill Duesenberg Straight 8 Duesenberg/Duesenberg 79.132 200 0 $1,600
9 21 8 Ralph Mulford Frontenac Frontenac/Frontenac Running 177 0 $1,500
10 17 15 Rene Thomas (W) Sunbeam Sunbeam/Sunbeam Water hose 144 0 $0
11 18 27 Tom Alley Frontenac Frontenac/Frontenac Rod 133 0 $0
12 1 4 Ralph DePalma (W) Ballot Ballot/Ballot Rod 112 108 $10,600
13 4 1 Eddie Hearne Revere Duesenberg/Duesenberg Oil line 111 0 $0
14 19 24 Jimmy Murphy Duesenberg Straight 8 Duesenberg/Duesenberg Accident 107 0 $0
15 16 17 Riley Brett (R) Junior Brett/Brett Accident 91 0 $0
16 23 28 C.W. Van Ranst (R) Frontenac Frontenac/Frontenac Water hose 87 0 $0
17 3 7 Joe Boyer Duesenberg Straight 8 Duesenberg/Duesenberg Rear axle 74 1 $0
18 6 19 Jean Chassagne Peugeot Peugeot/Peugeot Lost hood 65 0 $0
19 5 22 Jules Ellingboe (R) Frontenac Frontenac/Frontenac Steering 49 0 $0
20 11 14 Andre Boillot Talbot-Darracq Sunbeam/Sunbeam Bearing 41 0 $0
21 7 18 Louis Fontaine (R) Junior Brett/Brett Accident 33 0 $0
22 22 25 Joe Thomas Duesenberg Straight 8 Duesenberg/Duesenberg Accident 24 0 $0
23 12 10 Howdy Wilcox (W) Peugeot Peugeot/Peugeot Rod 22 0 $0

* - complete car name/entrant data not available for all entries
(R) - Indicated Rookie
(W) - Indicates Past Winner