Race Results for the 1955 Indianapolis 500

Finish Start Car Num. Driver Car Name/Entrant* Make/Model Status Laps Led Winnings
1 14 6 Bob Sweikert John Zink KK500D/Offy 128.209 200 86 $76,139
2 2 10 Tony Bettenhausen Chapman KK500C/Offy 126.733 200 0 $30,089
3 10 15 Jimmy Davies Bardahl KK500B/Offy 126.299 200 0 $16,989
4 33 44 Johnny Thomson Schmidt Kuzma/Offy 126.241 200 0 $12,889
5 7 77 Walt Faulkner Merz Engineerng KK500C/Offy 125.377 200 0 $10,764
6 8 19 Andy Linden Massaglia KK4000/Offy 125.022 200 0 $8,514
7 16 71 Al Herman (R) Martin Brothers Silnes/Offy 124.794 200 0 $7,564
8 19 29 Pat O'Connor Ansted Rotary KK500D/Offy 124.644 200 0 $6,414
9 17 48 Jimmy Daywalt Sumar Kurtis/Offy 124.401 200 0 $6,414
10 12 89 Pat Flaherty Dunn Engineering KK500B/Offy 124.086 200 0 $6,114
11 18 98 Duane Carter Agajanian Kuzma/Offy Running 197 0 $3,884
12 25 41 Chuck Weyant (R) Federal Engineering KK3000/Offy Running 196 0 $3,614
13 32 83 Eddie Johnson McNamara Trevis/Offy Running 196 0 $3,344
14 20 33 Jim Rathmann Belond Miracle Power Epperly/Offy Running 191 0 $3,324
15 21 12 Don Freeland Bob Estes Phillips/Offy Transmission 178 3 $4,054
16 9 22 Cal Niday D-A Lubricant KK500B/Offy Accident 170 0 $3,484
17 24 99 Art Cross Belanger Motors KK500D/Offy Rod 168 24 $6,664
18 31 81 Shorty Templeman (R) Central Excavating Trevis/Offy Transmission 142 0 $2,744
19 6 8 Sam Hanks Jones & Maley KK500C/Offy Transmission 134 0 $2,914
20 28 31 Keith Andrews (R) McDaniel Schroeder/Offy Drop. In pit 120 0 $2,684
21 27 16 Johnnie Parsons (W) Trio Brass Foundry KK500D/Offy Magneto 119 0 $2,654
22 13 37 Eddie Russo (R) Dr. Sabourin Allen/Offy Ignition 112 0 $2,724
23 23 49 Ray Crawford (R) Crawford KK500B/Offy Valve 111 0 $2,894
24 11 1 Jimmy Bryan Dean Van Lines Kuzma/Offy Fuel pump 90 31 $7,514
25 5 4 Bill Vukovich (W) Hopkins KK500C/Offy Accident 56 50 $10,884
26 3 3 Jack McGrath Hinkle KK500C/Offy Magneto 54 6 $6,354
27 22 42 Al Keller (R) Sam Traylor KK2000/Offy Accident 54 0 $2,874
28 30 27 Rodger Ward Aristo Blue Kuzma/Offy Accident 53 0 $2,444
29 26 39 Johnny Boyd (R) Sumar KK500C/Offy Accident 53 0 $2,414
30 29 68 Ed Elisian Westwood Gauge & Tool KK4000/Offy Stopped 53 0 $2,734
31 1 23 Jerry Hoyt Jim Robbins Stevens/Offy Oil leak 40 0 $2,854
32 4 14 Fred Agabashian Federal Engineering KK500D/Offy Spun 39 0 $2,724
33 15 5 Jimmy Reece Malloy Pankratz/Offy Rod 10 0 $2,294

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