Race Results for the 1962 Indianapolis 500

Finish Start Car Num. Driver Car Name/Entrant* Make/Model Status Laps Led Winnings
1 2 3 Rodger Ward (W) Leader Card 500 Roadster Watson/Offy 140.293 200 66 $125,015
2 4 7 Len Sutton Leader Card 500 Roadster Watson/Offy 140.167 200 9 $44,566
3 27 2 Eddie Sachs Dean-Autolite Ewing/Offy 140.075 200 0 $26,591
4 12 27 Don Davis J.H. Rose Truck Line Lesovsky/Offy 139.768 200 0 $16,716
5 3 54 Bobby Marshman Bryant Heating & Cooling Epperly/Offy 138.790 200 0 $14,316
6 7 15 Jim McElreath (R) Schulz Fueling Equipment KK500G/Offy 138.653 200 0 $10,366
7 1 98 Parnelli Jones Agajanian Willard Battery Watson/Offy 138.534 200 120 $32,966
8 24 12 Lloyd Ruby Thompson Industries Watson/Offy 138.182 200 0 $8,541
9 23 44 Jim Rathmann (W) Simoniz Vista Watson/Offy 136.913 200 0 $8,041
10 28 38 Johnny Boyd Metal-Cal Epperly/Offy 136.600 200 0 $8,841
11 6 4 Shorty Templeman Bill Forbes Racing Team Watson/Offy 135.844 200 0 $6,461
12 11 14 Don Branson Mid-Continent Securities Epperly/Offy 135.836 200 0 $6,041
13 29 91 Jim Hurtubise Jim Robbins Watson/Offy 135.655 200 0 $6,621
14 32 86 Ebb Rose J.H. Rose Truck Line Porter/Offy 134.001 200 0 $6,001
15 10 5 Bud Tingelstad Konstant Hot Phillips/Offy 133.170 200 0 $5,631
16 9 17 Roger McCluskey Bell Lines Trucking Watson/Offy Spun out 168 3 $5,911
17 17 21 Elmer George Sarkes Tarzian Lesovsky/Offy Engine 146 0 $5,341
18 30 26 Troy Ruttman (W) Jim Robbins Kuzma/Offy Piston 140 0 $5,871
19 15 18 Bobby Grim Morcroft Trevis/Offy Oil Leak 96 0 $5,191
20 8 34 Dan Gurney (R) Thompson Harvey Aluminum Thompson/Buick Rear end 92 0 $5,161
21 16 19 Chuck Hulse (R) Federal Engineering KK500E/Offy Fuel pump 91 0 $5,531
22 33 79 Jimmy Daywalt City of Albany, NY Kurtis/Offy Transmission 74 0 $5,351
23 5 1 A.J. Foyt (W) Bowes Seal Fast Trevis/Offy Lost wheel 69 2 $5,721
24 13 9 Dick Rathmann Chapman Watson/Offy Magneto 51 0 $5,091
25 18 32 Eddie Johnson Polyaire Foam Trevis/Offy Magneto 38 0 $6,261
26 26 53 Paul Goldsmith American Rubber & Plastics Epperly/Offy Magneto 26 0 $5,031
27 20 88 Gene Hartley Drewry's Watson/Offy Steering 23 0 $6,201
28 14 62 Paul Russo Denver-Chicago Trucking Watson/Offy Piston 20 0 $4,921
29 25 45 Jack Turner Bardahl Kurtis/Offy Accident 17 0 $5,141
30 31 29 Bob Christie North Electric Kurtis/Offy Accident 17 0 $5,311
31 22 83 Allen Crowe (R) S-R Racing Enterprises Watson/Offy Accident 17 0 $5,431
32 21 67 Chuck Rodee (R) Travelon Trailer Christensen/Offy Accident 17 0 $5,601
33 19 96 Bob Veith Meguiar's Mirror Glaze Elder/Offy Piston 12 0 $5,871

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