Indianapolis 500 Starting Grid - 1962

Position Car Num. Driver Car Name/Entrant* Make/Model Qual Speed
1 98 Parnelli Jones Agajanian Willard Battery Watson/Offy 150.370
2 3 Rodger Ward (W) Leader Card 500 Roadster Watson/Offy 149.371
3 54 Bobby Marshman Bryant Heating & Cooling Epperly/Offy 149.347
4 7 Len Sutton Leader Card 500 Roadster Watson/Offy 149.328
5 1 A.J. Foyt (W) Bowes Seal Fast Trevis/Offy 149.074
6 4 Shorty Templeman Bill Forbes Racing Team Watson/Offy 149.050
7 15 Jim McElreath (R) Schulz Fueling Equipment KK500G/Offy 149.025
8 34 Dan Gurney (R) Thompson Harvey Aluminum Thompson/Buick 147.886
9 17 Roger McCluskey Bell Lines Trucking Watson/Offy 147.759
10 5 Bud Tingelstad Konstant Hot Phillips/Offy 147.753
11 14 Don Branson Mid-Continent Securities Epperly/Offy 147.312
12 27 Don Davis J.H. Rose Truck Line Lesovsky/Offy 147.209
13 9 Dick Rathmann Chapman Watson/Offy 147.161
14 62 Paul Russo Denver-Chicago Trucking Watson/Offy 146.687
15 18 Bobby Grim Morcroft Trevis/Offy 146.604
16 19 Chuck Hulse (R) Federal Engineering KK500E/Offy 146.377
17 21 Elmer George Sarkes Tarzian Lesovsky/Offy 146.092
18 32 Eddie Johnson Polyaire Foam Trevis/Offy 146.592
19 96 Bob Veith Meguiar's Mirror Glaze Elder/Offy 146.157
20 88 Gene Hartley Drewry's Watson/Offy 146.969
21 67 Chuck Rodee (R) Travelon Trailer Christensen/Offy 146.969
22 83 Allen Crowe (R) S-R Racing Enterprises Watson/Offy 146.831
23 44 Jim Rathmann (W) Simoniz Vista Watson/Offy 146.610
24 12 Lloyd Ruby Thompson Industries Watson/Offy 146.520
25 45 Jack Turner Bardahl Kurtis/Offy 146.496
26 53 Paul Goldsmith American Rubber & Plastics Epperly/Offy 146.437
27 2 Eddie Sachs Dean-Autolite Ewing/Offy 146.431
28 38 Johnny Boyd Metal-Cal Epperly/Offy 147.047
29 91 Jim Hurtubise Jim Robbins Watson/Offy 146.963
30 26 Troy Ruttman (W) Jim Robbins Kuzma/Offy 146.765
31 29 Bob Christie North Electric Kurtis/Offy 146.341
32 86 Ebb Rose J.H. Rose Truck Line Porter/Offy 146.336
33 79 Jimmy Daywalt City of Albany, NY Kurtis/Offy 146.318