Indianapolis 500 Starting Grid - 1958

Position Car Num. Driver Car Name/Entrant* Make/Model Qual Speed
1 97 Dick Rathmann McNamara Watson/Offy 145.974
2 5 Ed Elisian John Zink Watson/Offy 145.926
3 16 Jimmy Reece John Zink Watson/Offy 145.513
4 14 Bob Veith Bowes Seal Fast KK500G/Offy 144.881
5 4 Pat O'Connor Sumar KK500G/Offy 144.823
6 45 Johnnie Parsons (W) Gerhardt KK500G/Offy 144.683
7 1 Jimmy Bryan Belond A.P. Salih/Offy 144.185
8 9 Johnny Boyd Bowes Seal Fast KK500G/Offy 144.023
9 33 Tony Bettenhausen Jones & Maley Epperly/Offy 143.919
10 25 Jack Turner Massaglia Hotels Lesovsky/Offy 143.438
11 8 Rodger Ward Wolcott Fuel Injection Lesovsky/Offy 143.266
12 29 A.J. Foyt (R) Dean Van Lines Kuzma/Offy 143.130
13 26 Don Freeland Bob Estes Phillips/Offy 143.033
14 15 Paul Russo Novi Auto Air Conditioner Kurtis/Novi 142.959
15 43 Billy Garrett Chapman KK500G/Offy 142.778
16 31 Paul Goldsmith (R) City of Daytona Beach KK500G/Offy 142.744
17 65 Bob Christie Federal Engineering KK500E/Offy 142.253
18 88 Eddie Sachs Schmidt Kuzma/Offy 144.660
19 44 Jud Larson (R) John Zink Watson/Offy 143.512
20 2 Jim Rathmann Leader Card 500 Roadster Epperly/Offy 143.147
21 52 Al Keller Bardahl KK500G-2/Offy 142.931
22 7 Johnny Thomson D-A Lubricant Kurtis/Offy 142.908
23 83 Shorty Templeman McNamara KK500C/Offy 142.817
24 92 Jerry Unser (R) McKay KK500G/Offy 142.755
25 99 George Amick (R) Demler Epperly/Offy 142.710
26 61 Eddie Johnson Bryant Heating & Cooling KK500G/Offy 142.670
27 68 Len Sutton (R) Jim Robbins KK500G/Offy 142.653
28 57 Art Bisch (R) Helse Kuzma/Offy 142.631
29 89 Chuck Weyant Dunn Engineering Dunn/Offy 142.608
30 19 Johnnie Tolan Greenman-Casale Kuzma/Offy 142.309
31 77 Mike Magill Dayton Steel Foundry KK500G/Offy 142.276
32 59 Dempsey Wilson (R) Sorenson Kuzma/Offy 143.272
33 54 Bill Cheesbourg Novi Auto Air Conditioner Kurtis/Novi 142.546