Indianapolis 500 Starting Grid - 1974

Position Car Num. Driver Car Name/Entrant* Make/Model Qual Speed
1 14 A.J. Foyt (W) Gilmore Racing Team Coyote/Foyt 191.632
2 40 Wally Dallenbach STP Oil Treatment Eagle/Offy 189.683
3 68 Mike Hiss Norton Spirit McLaren/Offy 187.490
4 20 Gordon Johncock (W) STP Double Oil Filter Eagle/Offy 186.287
5 5 Mario Andretti (W) Viceroy Eagle/Offy 186.027
6 98 Mike Mosley Lodestar Eagle/Offy 185.319
7 48 Bobby Unser (W) Olsonite Eagle Eagle/Offy 185.176
8 24 Tom Sneva (R) Raymond Companies Kingfish/Offy 185.147
9 73 David Hobbs Carling Black Label McLaren/Offy 184.833
10 44 Dick Simon TraveLodge Eagle/Foyt 184.502
11 8 Gary Bettenhausen Score McLaren/Offy 184.492
12 21 Jimmy Caruthers Cobre Firestone Eagle/Offy 184.049
13 82 George Snider Gilmore Racing Team Atlanta/Foyt 183.993
14 77 Salt Walther Dayton-Walther McLaren/Offy 183.927
15 60 Steve Krisiloff STP Gas Treatment Eagle/Offy 182.519
16 4 Bill Vukovich II Sugaripe Prune Eagle/Offy 182.500
17 55 Jerry Grant Cobre Firestone Eagle/Offy 181.781
18 9 Lloyd Ruby Unlimited Racing Eagle/Offy 181.699
19 42 Jerry Karl Ayr-Way/Lloyd's Eagle/Offy 181.452
20 18 Bill Simpson (R) American Kids Racer Eagle/Offy 181.041
21 11 Pancho Carter (R) Cobre Firestone Eagle/Offy 180.605
22 89 John Martin Sea Snack Shrimp Cocktail McLaren/Offy 180.406
23 27 Tom Bigelow (R) Bryant Heating & Cooling Vollstedt/Offy 180.144
24 61 Rick Muther Eisenhour/Brayton Coyote/Foyt 179.991
25 3 Johnny Rutherford McLaren McLaren/Offy 190.446
26 15 Al Unser (W) Viceroy Eagle/Offy 183.889
27 1 Roger McCluskey English Leather Riley/Offy 181.005
28 56 Jim Hurtubise Miller High Life Eagle/Offy 180.280
29 94 Johnny Parsons (R) Vatis Finley/Offy 180.250
30 45 Jim McElreath Thermo-King Eagle/Offy 177.270
31 79 Bob Harkey Peru Circus Kenyon/Foyt 176.680
32 51 Jan Opperman (R) Viceroy Parnelli Parnelli/Offy 176.180
33 59 Larry Cannon (R) American Financial Corp. Eagle/Offy 173.960