Indianapolis 500 Starting Grid - 1916

Position Car Num. Driver Car Name/Entrant* Make/Model Qual Speed
1 18 Johnny Aitken Peugeot Peugeot/Peugeot 96.690
2 5 Eddie Rickenbacker Maxwell Maxwell/Maxwell 96.440
3 28 Gil Anderson Premier Premier/Premier 95.940
4 17 Dario Resta Peugeot Peugeot/Peugeot 94.400
5 15 Barney Oldfield Delage Delage/Delage 94.330
6 29 Howdy Wilcox Premier Premier/Premier 93.810
7 27 Tom Rooney (R) Premier Premier/Premier 93.390
8 19 Charlie Merz Peugeot Peugeot/Peugeot 93.330
9 4 Pete Henderson (R) Maxwell Maxwell/Maxwell 91.330
10 1 Wilbur D'Alene (R) Duesenberg Duesenberg/Duesenberg 90.870
11 7 Arthur Chevrolet Frontenac Frontenac/Frontenac 87.740
12 21 Jules DeVigne (R) Delage Delage/Delage 87.170
13 9 Ora Haibe (R) Ostewig Ostewig/Wisconsin 87.080
14 14 Josef Christiaens Sunbeam Sunbeam/Sunbeam 86.080
15 24 Billy Chandler Crawford Crawford/Duesenberg 84.840
16 23 Aldo Franchi (R) Peusun Peugeot/Sunbeam 84.120
17 26 Art Johnson (R) Crawford Crawford/Duesenberg 83.690
18 25 Dave Lewis (R) Crawford Crawford/Duesenberg 83.120
19 12 Tom Alley Ogren Duesenberg/Duesenberg 82.040
20 10 Ralph Mulford Peugeot Peugeot/Peugeot 91.090
21 8 Louis Chevrolet Frontenac Frontenac/Frontenac 87.690