Race Results for the 1974 Indianapolis 500

Finish Start Car Num. Driver Car Name/Entrant* Make/Model Status Laps Led Winnings
1 25 3 Johnny Rutherford McLaren McLaren/Offy 158.589 200 122 $245,032
2 7 48 Bobby Unser (W) Olsonite Eagle Eagle/Offy 158.278 200 6 $99,504
3 16 4 Bill Vukovich II Sugaripe Prune Eagle/Offy Running 199 0 $63,811
4 4 20 Gordon Johncock (W) STP Double Oil Filter Eagle/Offy Running 198 0 $37,079
5 9 73 David Hobbs Carling Black Label McLaren/Offy Running 196 0 $32,074
6 30 45 Jim McElreath Thermo-King Eagle/Offy Running 194 0 $27,970
7 21 11 Pancho Carter (R) Cobre Firestone Eagle/Offy Running 191 0 $27,758
8 31 79 Bob Harkey Peru Circus Kenyon/Foyt Running 189 0 $23,985
9 18 9 Lloyd Ruby Unlimited Racing Eagle/Offy Out of fuel 187 0 $23,182
10 17 55 Jerry Grant Cobre Firestone Eagle/Offy Running 175 0 $22,016
11 22 89 John Martin Sea Snack Shrimp Cocktail McLaren/Offy Running 169 0 $21,393
12 23 27 Tom Bigelow (R) Bryant Heating & Cooling Vollstedt/Offy Running 166 0 $20,769
13 20 18 Bill Simpson (R) American Kids Racer Eagle/Offy Piston 163 0 $19,922
14 3 68 Mike Hiss Norton Spirit McLaren/Offy Running 158 0 $21,697
15 1 14 A.J. Foyt (W) Gilmore Racing Team Coyote/Foyt Oil fitting 142 70 $38,674
16 27 1 Roger McCluskey English Leather Riley/Offy Rear end 141 0 $19,097
17 14 77 Salt Walther Dayton-Walther McLaren/Offy Piston 141 0 $18,197
18 26 15 Al Unser (W) Viceroy Eagle/Offy Valve 131 0 $17,492
19 19 42 Jerry Karl Ayr-Way/Lloyd's Eagle/Offy Accident 115 0 $17,333
20 8 24 Tom Sneva (R) Raymond Companies Kingfish/Offy Drive gear 94 0 $19,136
21 32 51 Jan Opperman (R) Viceroy Parnelli Parnelli/Offy Spun out 85 0 $15,617
22 15 60 Steve Krisiloff STP Gas Treatment Eagle/Offy Clutch 72 0 $16,026
23 12 21 Jimmy Caruthers Cobre Firestone Eagle/Offy Gearbox 64 0 $16,063
24 33 59 Larry Cannon (R) American Financial Corp. Eagle/Offy Differential 49 0 $15,429
25 28 56 Jim Hurtubise Miller High Life Eagle/Offy Blown engine 31 0 $15,324
26 29 94 Johnny Parsons (R) Vatis Finley/Offy Turbocharger 18 0 $14,497
27 24 61 Rick Muther Eisenhour/Brayton Coyote/Foyt Piston 11 0 $14,748
28 13 82 George Snider Gilmore Racing Team Atlanta/Foyt Valve 7 0 $14,027
29 6 98 Mike Mosley Lodestar Eagle/Offy Blown engine 6 0 $16,435
30 2 40 Wally Dallenbach STP Oil Treatment Eagle/Offy Piston 3 2 $16,222
31 5 5 Mario Andretti (W) Viceroy Eagle/Offy Valve 2 0 $15,587
32 11 8 Gary Bettenhausen Score McLaren/Offy Valve 2 0 $14,230
33 10 44 Dick Simon TraveLodge Eagle/Foyt Valve 1 0 $14,551

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