Indianapolis 500 Starting Grid - 1963

Position Car Num. Driver Car Name/Entrant* Make/Model Qual Speed
1 98 Parnelli Jones Agajanian Willard Battery Watson/Offy 151.153
2 56 Jim Hurtubise Hotel Tropicana, Las Vegas Kurtis/Novi 150.257
3 4 Don Branson Leader Card 500 Roadster Watson/Offy 150.188
4 1 Rodger Ward (W) Kaiser Aluminum Watson/Offy 149.800
5 92 Jim Clark (R) Lotus powered by Ford Lotus/Ford 149.750
6 8 Jim McElreath Bill Forbes Racing Team Watson/Offy 149.744
7 5 Bobby Marshman Econo-Car Rental Epperly/Offy 149.458
8 2 A.J. Foyt (W) Sheraton-Thompson Trevis/Offy 150.615
9 99 Paul Goldsmith Demler Watson/Offy 150.163
10 9 Eddie Sachs Bryant Heating & Cooling Watson/Offy 149.570
11 10 Chuck Hulse Dean Van Lines Ewing/Offy 149.340
12 93 Dan Gurney Lotus powered by Ford Lotus/Ford 149.019
13 35 Allen Crowe Gabriel Shocker Trevis/Offy 148.877
14 14 Roger McCluskey Konstant Hot Watson/Offy 148.680
15 83 Duane Carter Thompson Harvey Aluminum Thompson/Chevrolet 148.002
16 6 Bobby Unser (R) Hotel Tropicana, Las Vegas Kurtis/Novi 149.421
17 22 Dick Rathmann Chapman Watson/Offy 149.130
18 65 Bob Christie Travelon Trailer Christensen/Offy 149.123
19 52 Lloyd Ruby John Zink Trackburner Watson/Offy 149.123
20 26 Bobby Grim Morcroft Trevis/Offy 148.717
21 88 Eddie Johnson Drewry's Watson/Offy 148.509
22 45 Chuck Stevenson Bardahl Watson/Offy 148.386
23 75 Art Malone (R) STP Kurtis/Novi 148.343
24 86 Bob Veith Sheraton-Thompson Porter/Offy 148.289
25 54 Bud Tingelstad Hoover, Inc. Epperly/Offy 148.227
26 37 Johnny Rutherford (R) US Equipment Co. Watson/Offy 148.063
27 23 Johnny Boyd Bowes Seal Fast Epperly/Offy 148.038
28 21 Elmer George Sarkes Tarzian Lesovsky/Offy 147.893
29 16 Jim Rathmann (W) Hopkins Coral Harbour Watson/Offy 147.838
30 29 Dempsey Wilson Vita Fresh Orange Juice Kuzma/Offy 147.832
31 84 Al Miller (Krulac) (R) Thompson Harvey Aluminum Thompson/Chevrolet 149.613
32 32 Ebb Rose Sheraton-Thompson Watson/Offy 148.545
33 17 Troy Ruttman (W) Robbins Autocrat Seat Belt Kuzma/Offy 148.374