Indianapolis 500 Starting Grid - 1998

Position Car Num. Driver Car Name/Entrant* Make/Model Qual Speed
1 11 Billy Boat Conseco AJ Foyt Racing Dallara/Oldsmobile Aurora 223.503
2 97 Greg Ray TMS/TNN/True Value/Dixie Chopper Dallara/Oldsmobile Aurora 221.125
3 14 Kenny Brack AJ Foyt PowerTeam Racing Dallara/Oldsmobile Aurora 220.982
4 1 Tony Stewart Glidden/Menards Dallara/Oldsmobile Aurora 220.386
5 3 Robbie Buhl Johns Manville/Menards Dallara/Oldsmobile Aurora 220.236
6 99 Sam Schmidt Best Western Gold Crown Racing Dallara/Oldsmobile Aurora 219.982
7 8 Scott Sharp Delphi Automotive Systems Dallara/Oldsmobile Aurora 219.910
8 6 Davey Hamilton Reebok/Nienhouse Motorsports G Force/Oldsmobile Aurora 219.748
9 21 Roberto Guerrero Pagan Racing Dallara/Oldsmobile Aurora 218.900
10 4 Scott Goodyear Pennzoil Panther G Force/Oldsmobile Aurora 218.357
11 91 Buddy Lazier (W) Delta Faucet/Coors Light/Hemelgarn Dallara/Oldsmobile Aurora 218.288
12 28 Mark Dismore Kelley Automotive Dallara/Oldsmobile Aurora 218.096
13 44 J.J. Yeley (R) One Call Comm. Quaker State Menards SRS Dallara/Oldsmobile Aurora 218.044
14 16 Marco Greco Int. Sports Ltd. Phoenix Racing G Force/Oldsmobile Aurora 217.953
15 40 Jack Miller Crest Racing Dallara/Nissan Infiniti Indy 217.800
16 81 John Paul Jr. Team Pelfrey Dallara/Oldsmobile Aurora 217.351
17 51 Eddie Cheever Jr. Rachel's Potato Chips Dallara/Oldsmobile Aurora 217.334
18 12 Buzz Calkins Int'l Star Registry/Bradley Food Marts G Force/Oldsmobile Aurora 217.197
19 17 Andy Michner (R) Konica/Syan Racing Dallara/Oldsmobile Aurora 216.922
20 53 Jim Guthrie Delco Remy/Goodyear/ISM Racing Aurora G Force/Oldsmobile Aurora 216.604
21 52 Robby Unser (R) Team Cheever Dallara/Oldsmobile Aurora 216.534
22 18 Jack Hewitt (R) Parker Machinery G Force/Oldsmobile Aurora 216.450
23 55 Steve Knapp (R) Primadonna Resorts/Miller Milling/ISM G Force/Oldsmobile Aurora 216.445
24 98 Donnie Beechler (R) Cahill Auto Racing G Force/Oldsmobile Aurora 216.357
25 9 Johnny Unser Hemelgarn Racing Dallara/Oldsmobile Aurora 216.316
26 7 Jimmy Kite (R) Royal Purple Synthetic/Synerlec/Scandia Dallara/Oldsmobile Aurora 219.290
27 35 Jeff Ward Team Tabasco/Superflo/Prolong/ISM G Force/Oldsmobile Aurora 219.086
28 5 Arie Luyendyk (W) Sprint PCS/Radio Shack/Qualcomm G Force/Oldsmobile Aurora 218.935
29 19 Stan Wattles (R) Metro Racing Systems/NCLD Riley & Scott/Oldsmobile Aurora 217.477
30 30 Raul Boesel Beloit/Fast Rod/Team Losi/TransWorld G Force/Oldsmobile Aurora 217.303
31 77 Stephan Gregoire Blue Star/Tokheim/Estridge/Miller-Eads G Force/Oldsmobile Aurora 217.036
32 10 Mike Groff Jonathan Byrd's VisionAire Bryant H. & C. G Force/Oldsmobile Aurora 216.704
33 33 Billy Roe Royal Purple/ProLink/Scandia Dallara/Oldsmobile Aurora 217.835