Indianapolis 500 Starting Grid - 1970

Position Car Num. Driver Car Name/Entrant* Make/Model Qual Speed
1 2 Al Unser Johnny Lightning 500 P.J. Colt/Ford 170.221
2 18 Johnny Rutherford Patrick Petroleum Eagle/Offy 170.213
3 7 A.J. Foyt (W) Sheraton-Thompson Coyote/Ford 170.004
4 11 Roger McCluskey Quickick Scorpion/Ford 169.213
5 66 Mark Donohue Sunoco Lola/Ford 169.911
6 10 Art Pollard Art Pollard Car Wash Systems Kingfish/Offy 168.595
7 3 Bobby Unser (W) Wagner-Lockheed Eagle/Ford 168.508
8 1 Mario Andretti (W) STP Oil Treatment McNamara/Ford 168.209
9 31 Jim Malloy Stearns Mfg. Transi-Trend Gerhardt/Offy 167.895
10 84 George Snider Greer Coyote/Ford 167.660
11 48 Dan Gurney Olsonite Eagle Eagle/Offy 166.860
12 9 Mike Mosley G.C. Murphy Eagle/Offy 166.651
13 27 Lee Roy Yarbrough Jim Robbins Co. Vollstedt/Ford 166.559
14 97 Bruce Walkup Wynn's Spit-Fire Mongoose/Offy 166.459
15 38 Rick Muther (R) The Tony Express Hawk II/Offy 165.654
16 73 Peter Revson McLaren McLaren/Offy 167.942
17 5 Gordon Johncock Gilmore Broadcasting Gerhardt/Ford 167.015
18 15 Joe Leonard Johnny Lightning 500 P.J. Colt/Ford 166.898
19 75 Carl Williams McLaren McLaren/Offy 166.590
20 16 Gary Bettenhausen Thermo-King Auto Air Conditioner Gerhardt/Offy 166.451
21 20 George Follmer STP Oil Treatment Hawk III/Ford 166.052
22 23 Mel Kenyon Sprite Coyote/Offy 165.906
23 83 Donnie Allison (R) Greer Eagle/Ford 165.662
24 22 Wally Dallenbach Sprite Eagle/Ford 165.601
25 25 Lloyd Ruby Daniels Cablevision Mongoose/Offy 168.895
26 32 Jack Brabham Gilmore Broadcasting-Brabham Brabham/Offy 166.397
27 19 Ronnie Bucknum M.V.S. Morris/Ford 166.136
28 93 Greg Weld (R) Art Pollard Car Wash Systems Gerhardt/Offy 166.121
29 89 Jerry Grant Nelson Iron Works Eagle/Offy 165.983
30 58 Bill Vukovich II Sugaripe Prune Brabham/Offy 165.753
31 44 Dick Simon (R) Bryant Heating & Cooling Vollstedt/Ford 165.548
32 67 Sam Sessions Jim Robbins Co. Vollstedt/Ford 165.373
33 14 Jim McElreath Sheraton-Thompson Coyote/Ford 166.821