Race Results for the 1937 Indianapolis 500

Finish Start Car Num. Driver Car Name/Entrant* Make/Model Status Laps Led Winnings
1 2 6 Wilbur Shaw Shaw-Gilmore Shaw/Offy 113.580 200 131 $35,075
2 6 8 Ralph Hepburn Hamilton-Harris Stevens/Offy 113.565 200 9 $15,937
3 32 3 Ted Horn Miller-Hartz Wetteroth/Miller 113.434 200 0 $7,087
4 5 2 Louis Meyer (W) Boyle Miller/Miller 110.730 200 0 $4,275
5 16 45 Cliff Bergere Midwest Red Lion Stevens/Offy 108.935 200 0 $3,725
6 1 16 Bill Cummings (W) Boyle Miller/Offy 107.124 200 0 $3,187
7 14 28 Billy DeVore (R) Miller Stevens/Miller 106.995 200 0 $1,962
8 7 38 Tony Gulotta Burd Piston Ring Rigling/Offy 105.015 200 0 $1,787
9 12 17 George Connor Marks Miller Adams/Miller 103.830 200 0 $1,862
10 18 53 Louis Tomei Sobonite Plastics Rigling/Studebaker 101.825 200 0 $1,487
11 9 31 Chet Gardner Burd Piston Ring Duesenberg/Offy Running 199 0 $912
12 10 23 Ronney Householder (R) Topping Viglioni/Miller Running 194 0 $737
13 17 62 Floyd Roberts Thorne Miller/Miller Running 194 0 $600
14 11 35 Deacon Litz Motorola Auto Radio Miller/Miller Out of oil 191 0 $535
15 24 32 Floyd Davis (R) Thorne Snowberger/Miller Accident 190 0 $520
16 25 34 Shorty Cantlon Bowes Seal Fast Weil/Miller Running 182 0 $505
17 26 42 Al Miller Thorne Snowberger/Miller Carburetor 170 0 $490
18 8 1 Mauri Rose Burd Piston Ring Miller/Offy Oil line 127 0 $475
19 29 41 Ken Fowler (R) Lucky Teeter Wetteroth/McDowell Car pushed 116 0 $460
20 20 25 Kelly Petillo (W) Petillo Wetteroth/Offy Out of oil 109 0 $1,445
21 28 43 George Bailey Duray-Sims Stevens/Miller Clutch 107 0 $430
22 3 54 Herb Ardinger Chicago Raw Hide Oil Seal Welch/Offy Rod 106 2 $915
23 15 24 Frank Brisko Elgin Piston Pin Stevens/Brisko No oil pressure 105 0 $400
24 33 44 Frank Wearne (R) Duray Stevens/Miller Carburetor 99 0 $385
25 27 26 Tony Willman (R) F.W.D. Miller/Miller Rod 95 0 $370
26 4 10 Billy Winn Harry A. Miller Miller/Miller Oil line 85 0 $605
27 30 12 Russ Snowberger R.S. Snowberger/Packard Clutch 66 0 $340
28 21 33 Bob Swanson (R) Fink Auto Adams/Sparks Carburetor 52 34 $825
29 22 47 Harry McQuinn Sullivan & O'Brien Stevens/Miller Piston 47 0 $560
30 13 7 Chet Miller Boyle Summers/Miller Ignition 36 0 $295
31 31 15 Babe Stapp Topping Maserati/Maserati Clutch 36 0 $280
32 19 5 Jimmy Snyder Sparks Adams/Sparks Transmission 27 24 $3,165
33 23 14 Rex Mays Bowes Seal Fast Alfa Romeo/Alfa Romeo Overheating 24 0 $500

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