Indianapolis 500 Starting Grid - 1941

Position Car Num. Driver Car Name/Entrant* Make/Model Qual Speed
1 3 Mauri Rose Elgin Piston Pin Maserati/Maserati 128.691
2 1 Rex Mays Bowes Seal Fast Stevens/Winfield 128.301
3 2 Wilbur Shaw (W) Boyle Maserati/Maserati 127.836
4 15 Harry McQuinn Ziffrin A.R.-Weil/Alfa Romeo 125.449
5 36 Doc Williams Indiana Fur Cooper/Offy 124.014
6 7 Frank Wearne Bill Holabird Shaw/Offy 123.890
7 34 Cliff Bergere Noc-Out Hose Clamp Wetteroth/Offy 123.890
8 23 Billy DeVore Hollywood PayDay Candy Stevens/Offy 121.770
9 41 Chet Miller Boyle Miller/Miller 121.540
10 54 Ralph Hepburn Bowes Seal Fast Miller-Ford/Novi 120.653
11 42 Russ Snowberger Hussey's Sportsman Club Snowberger/Offy 120.104
12 47 Everett Saylor (R) Mark Bowles Weil/Offy 119.860
13 14 George Connor Boyle Stevens/Offy 123.984
14 12 Al Miller Miller Miller/Miller 123.478
15 19 Emil Andres Kennedy Tank Lencki/Lencki 122.266
16 10 George Robson Gilmore Red Lion Weil/Duray 121.576
17 16 Floyd Davis Noc-Out Hose Clamp Wetteroth/Offy 121.106
18 45 Paul Russo Leader Card Marchese/Miller 125.217
19 22 Kelly Petillo (W) Air Liner Sandwich Shop Wetteroth/Offy 124.417
20 27 Tommy Hinnershitz Marks Adams/Offy 121.021
21 9 Mel Hansen Fageol Miller-Ford/Offy 124.599
22 8 Frank Brisko Zollner Piston Stevens/Brisko 123.381
23 5 Joel Thorne Thorne Engineering Adams/Sparks 121.163
24 53 Louis Tomei H-3 Miller-Ford/Offy 121.074
25 62 Tony Willman Lyons Stevens/Offy 123.920
26 26 Overton Phillips (R) Phillips Bugatti/Miller 116.298
27 25 Joie Chitwood Blue Crown Spark Plug Lencki/Lencki 120.329
28 4 Ted Horn T.E.C. Adams/Sparks 124.297
29 32 Deacon Litz Sampson 16 Stevens/Sampson 123.440
30 17 Duke Nalon Elgin Piston Pin Maserati/Maserati 122.951
31 55 Al Putnam Schoof Wetteroth/Offy 121.951
DNS 35 George Barringer Miller Miller/Miller 122.299
DNS 28 Sam Hanks Tom Joyce 7-Up Kurtis/Offy 118.211