Indianapolis 500 Starting Grid - 1957

Position Car Num. Driver Car Name/Entrant* Make/Model Qual Speed
1 12 Pat O'Connor Sumar KK500G/Offy 143.948
2 88 Eddie Sachs (R) Schmidt Kuzma/Offy 143.872
3 52 Troy Ruttman (W) John Zink Watson/Offy 142.772
4 14 Fred Agabashian Bowes Seal Fast KK500G/Offy 142.557
5 6 Johnny Boyd Bowes Seal Fast KK500G/Offy 142.102
6 5 Jimmy Reece Hoyt Machine KK500C/Offy 142.006
7 83 Ed Elisian McNamara KK500C/Offy 141.777
8 16 Al Keller Bardahl KK500G/Offy 141.398
9 23 Elmer George (R) Travelon Trailer KK500B/Offy 140.729
10 54 Paul Russo Novi Auto Air Conditioner Kurtis/Novi 144.817
11 10 Johnny Thomson D-A Lubricant Kuzma/Offy 143.529
12 73 Andy Linden McNamara/Veedol KK500G/Offy 143.244
13 9 Sam Hanks Belond Exhaust Salih/Offy 142.812
14 22 Gene Hartley Massaglia Hotels Lesovsky/Offy 141.271
15 1 Jimmy Bryan Dean Van Lines Kuzma/Offy 141.188
16 7 Bob Veith Bob Estes Phillips/Offy 141.016
17 18 Johnnie Parsons (W) Sumar KK500G/Offy 140.784
18 77 Mike Magill (R) Dayton Steel Foundry KK500G/Offy 140.411
19 19 Jack Turner Bardahl KK500G/Offy 140.367
20 43 Eddie Johnson Chapman KK500G/Offy 140.171
21 3 Don Freeland Ansted Rotary KK500D/Offy 139.649
22 27 Tony Bettenhausen Novi Auto Air Conditioner Kurtis/Novi 142.439
23 31 Bill Cheesbourg (R) Schildmeier Seal Line KK500G/Offy 141.565
24 8 Rodger Ward Wolcott Fuel Injection Lesovsky/Offy 141.321
25 82 Chuck Weyant Central Excavating KK500C/Offy 141.105
26 55 Eddie Russo Sclavi & Amos KK500C/Offy 140.862
27 92 Don Edmunds (R) McKay KK500G/Offy 140.449
28 48 Marshall Teague Sumar KK500C/Offy 140.329
29 57 Jimmy Daywalt Helse KK500C/Offy 140.203
30 89 Al Herman Dunn Engineering Dunn/Offy 140.007
31 28 Johnnie Tolan Greenman-Casale Kuzma/Offy 139.884
32 26 Jim Rathmann Chiropractic Epperly/Offy 139.806
33 95 Bob Christie Jones & Maley KK500C/Offy 139.779