Race Results for the 1973 Indianapolis 500

Finish Start Car Num. Driver Car Name/Entrant* Make/Model Status Laps Led Winnings
1 11 20 Gordon Johncock STP Double Oil Filter Eagle/Offy 159.036 133 64 $236,023
2 16 2 Bill Vukovich II Sugaripe Prune Eagle/Offy 157.262 133 0 $97,513
3 14 3 Roger McCluskey Lindsey Hopkins Buick McLaren/Offy Running 131 0 $60,753
4 19 19 Mel Kenyon Atlanta Falcons Eagle/Foyt Running 131 0 $34,488
5 5 5 Gary Bettenhausen Sunoco DX McLaren/Offy Running 130 0 $37,966
6 7 24 Steve Krisiloff Elliott-Norton Spirit Kingfish/Offy Running 129 0 $30,862
7 25 16 Lee Kunzman Ayr-Way/Lloyd's Eagle/Offy Running 127 0 $26,350
8 24 89 John Martin Unsponsored McLaren/Offy Running 124 0 $25,377
9 1 7 Johnny Rutherford Gulf McLaren McLaren/Offy Running 124 0 $29,904
10 21 98 Mike Mosley Lodestar Eagle/Offy Rod bolt 120 0 $23,675
11 22 73 David Hobbs Carling Black Label Eagle/Offy Running 107 0 $20,935
12 30 84 George Snider Gilmore Racing Team Coyote/Foyt Gearbox 101 0 $21,511
13 2 8 Bobby Unser (W) Olsonite Eagle/Offy Blown engine 100 39 $30,264
14 27 44 Dick Simon TraveLodge Eagle/Foyt Piston 100 0 $19,489
15 3 66 Mark Donohue (W) Sunoco DX Eagle/Offy Piston 92 0 $19,950
16 13 60 Graham McRae (R) STP Gas Treatment Eagle/Offy Header 91 0 $19,039
17 26 6 Mike Hiss Thermo-King Eagle/Offy Drive train 91 0 $18,156
18 29 1 Joe Leonard Samsonite Parnelli/Offy Hub bearing 91 0 $17,301
19 18 48 Jerry Grant Olsonite Eagle/Offy Blown engine 77 0 $16,675
20 8 4 Al Unser (W) Viceroy Parnelli/Offy Piston 75 18 $20,628
21 9 21 Jimmy Caruthers Cobre Eagle/Offy Suspension 73 0 $16,009
22 4 40 Swede Savage STP Oil Treatment Eagle/Offy Accident 57 12 $19,368
23 33 35 Jim McElreath Norris Eagle Eagle/Offy Blown engine 54 0 $15,655
24 20 62 Wally Dallenbach Olsonite Eagle/Offy Broken rod 48 0 $14,971
25 23 14 A.J. Foyt (W) Gilmore Racing Team Coyote/Foyt Rod Bolt 37 0 $14,716
26 28 30 Jerry Karl (R) Oriente Express Eagle/Chevrolet Running 22 0 $17,689
27 15 18 Lloyd Ruby Commander Motor Homes Eagle/Offy Piston 21 0 $14,290
28 32 9 Sam Sessions M.V.S. Eagle/Foyt Out of oil 17 0 $14,719
29 31 28 Bob Harkey Bryant Heating & Cooling Kenyon-Eagle/Foyt Seized engine 12 0 $14,777
30 6 11 Mario Andretti (W) Viceroy Parnelli/Offy Piston 4 0 $14,564
31 10 15 Peter Revson Gulf McLaren McLaren/Offy Accident 3 0 $13,779
32 12 12 Bobby Allison (R) Sunoco DX McLaren/Offy Rod 1 0 $13,722
33 17 77 Salt Walther Dayton-Walther McLaren/Offy Accident 0 0 $13,963

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