Indianapolis 500 Starting Grid - 1966

Position Car Num. Driver Car Name/Entrant* Make/Model Qual Speed
1 1 Mario Andretti Dean Van Lines Brawner/Ford 165.849
2 19 Jim Clark (W) STP Gas Treatment Lotus/Ford 164.114
3 82 George Snider Sheraton-Thompson Coyote/Ford 162.521
4 98 Parnelli Jones (W) Agajanian's Rev 500 Shrike/Offy 162.484
5 14 Lloyd Ruby Bardahl Eagle Eagle/Ford 162.455
6 72 Gordon Johncock Weinberger Homes Gerhardt/Ford 161.059
7 3 Jim McElreath Zink-Urschel-Slick Brabham/Ford 160.908
8 12 Chuck Hulse Wynn's Watson/Ford 160.844
9 4 Don Branson Leader Cards Racer Gerhardt/Ford 160.385
10 88 Jerry Grant Bardahl-Pacesetter Homes Eagle/Ford 160.335
11 43 Jackie Stewart (R) Bowes Seal Fast Lola/Ford 159.972
12 27 Billy Foster Jim Robbins Vollstedt/Ford 159.490
13 26 Rodger Ward (W) Bryant Heating & Cooling Lola/Offy 159.468
14 28 Johnny Boyd Prestone B.R.P./Ford 159.384
15 24 Graham Hill (R) American Red Ball Lola/Ford 159.243
16 53 Gary Congdon (R) Valvoline Huffaker/Offy 158.688
17 94 Mel Kenyon (R) Gerhardt Gerhardt/Offy 158.555
18 2 A.J. Foyt (W) Sheraton-Thompson Lotus/Ford 161.355
19 31 Dan Gurney All American Racers Eagle/Ford 160.499
20 6 Joe Leonard Yamaha Eagle Eagle/Ford 159.560
21 8 Roger McCluskey G.C. Murphy Eagle/Ford 159.271
22 56 Jim Hurtubise Gerhardt Gerhardt/Offy 159.208
23 18 Al Unser STP Oil Treatment Lotus/Ford 162.272
24 66 Cale Yarborough (R) Jim Robbins Vollstedt/Ford 159.794
25 77 Carl Williams (R) Dayton Steel Wheel Gerhardt/Ford 159.645
26 37 Arnie Knepper Sam Liosi Cecil/Ford 159.440
27 22 Bud Tingelstad Federal Engineering Gerhardt/Offy 159.144
28 11 Bobby Unser Vita Fresh Orange Juice Huffaker/Offy 159.109
29 54 Eddie Johnson Valvoline II Huffaker/Offy 158.898
30 75 Al Miller (Krulac) Jerry Alderman Ford Lotus/Ford 158.681
31 39 Bobby Grim Racing Associates Watson/Offy 158.367
32 34 Larry Dickson (R) Michner Petroleum Lola/Ford 159.144
33 96 Ronnie Duman Harrison Eisert/Ford 158.646