Indianapolis 500 Starting Grid - 1927

Position Car Num. Driver Car Name/Entrant* Make/Model Qual Speed
1 2 Frank Lockhart (W) Perfect Circle Miller Miller/Miller 120.100
2 3 Pete DePaolo (W) Perfect Circle Miller Miller/Miller 119.510
3 12 Leon Duray Miller Front Drive Miller/Miller 118.788
4 1 Harry Hartz Erskine Miller Miller/Miller 116.739
5 19 Ralph Hepburn Boyle Valve Miller/Miller 114.209
6 15 Cliff Woodbury Boyle Valve Miller/Miller 113.200
7 14 Bob McDonogh Cooper Cooper/Miller 113.175
8 7 Dave Lewis Miller Front Drive Miller/Miller 112.275
9 4 Bennett Hill Cooper Miller/Miller 112.013
10 8 Norm Batten Miller Fengler/Miller 111.940
11 22 Jack Petticord (R) Boyle Valve Miller/Miller 109.920
12 9 Peter Kreis Cooper Cooper/Miller 109.900
13 5 Frank Elliott Junior 8 Miller/Miller 109.682
14 25 Cliff Bergere (R) Miller Miller/Miller 108.820
15 10 Earl DeVore Miller Miller/Miller 107.497
16 17 Doc Shattuc Miller Miller/Miller 107.060
17 26 Dutch Baumann (R) Miller Miller/Miller 106.078
18 16 Eddie Hearne Miller Miller/Miller 105.115
19 29 Wilbur Shaw (R) Jynx Miller/Miller 104.465
20 44 Al Melcher (R) Miller Miller/Miller 102.918
21 18 Jules Ellingboe Cooper Miller/Miller 113.239
22 32 George Souders (R) Duesenberg Duesenberg/Duesenberg 111.551
23 43 Louis Schneider (R) Miller Miller/Miller 109.910
24 38 Babe Stapp (R) Duesenberg Duesenberg/Duesenberg 109.555
25 6 Tommy Milton (W) Detroit Detroit/Miller 108.758
26 41 Wade Morton Thompson Valve Duesenberg/Duesenberg 108.075
27 27 Tony Gulotta Miller Miller/Miller 107.765
28 21 Dave Evans (R) Duesenberg Duesenberg/Duesenberg 107.360
29 35 Al Cotey (R) Elcar Miller/Miller 106.295
30 23 Fred Lecklider Elgin Piston Pin Miller/Miller 105.729
31 24 Benny Shoaff (R) Perfect Circle Duesenberg Duesenberg/Duesenberg 110.152
32 42 Jimmy Hill (R) Nickel Plate Miller/Miller 107.392
33 31 Fred Frame (R) Miller Miller/Miller 106.859