Indianapolis 500 Starting Grid - 2001

Position Car Num. Driver Car Name/Entrant* Make/Model Qual Speed
1 8 Scott Sharp Delphi Automotive Systems Dallara/Oldsmobile 226.037
2 2 Greg Ray Johns Manville/Menards Dallara/Oldsmobile 225.194
3 41 Robby Gordon Team Conseco/Foyt/RCR Childress Racing Dallara/Oldsmobile 224.994
4 28 Mark Dismore Delphi Auto. Systems/Bryant H. & C. Dallara/Oldsmobile 224.964
5 66 Gil de Ferran Marlboro Team Penske Dallara/Oldsmobile 224.406
6 5 Arie Luyendyk (W) Meijer G Force/Oldsmobile 224.257
7 33 Tony Stewart Target Chip Ganassi Racing G Force/Oldsmobile 224.248
8 35 Jeff Ward Aerosmith/Heritage Motorsports/Menards G Force/Oldsmobile 224.222
9 24 Robbie Buhl Team Purex Dreyer & Reinbold Racing G Force/Infiniti 224.213
10 91 Buddy Lazier (W) Tae-Bo/Coors Light/Delta Faucet Dallara/Oldsmobile 224.190
11 68 Helio Castroneves (R) Marlboro Team Penske Dallara/Oldsmobile 224.142
12 44 Jimmy Vasser Target Chip Ganassi Racing G Force/Oldsmobile 223.455
13 4 Sam Hornish Jr. Pennzoil Panther Dallara/Oldsmobile 223.333
14 10 Robby McGehee Cahill Racing Cure Autism Now Dallara/Oldsmobile 222.607
15 15 Sarah Fisher Walker Racing Kroger Dallara/Oldsmobile 222.548
16 52 Scott Goodyear #52 Thermos Grill2Go Cheever Indy Racing Dallara/Infiniti 222.529
17 77 Jaques Lazier Classmates.com/Jonathan Byrd's Cafeteria G Force/Oldsmobile 222.145
18 6 Jon Herb (R) Tri Star Motorsports Inc. Dallara/Oldsmobile 222.015
19 3 Al Unser Jr. (W) Galles Racing Starz SuperPak Budweiser G Force/Oldsmobile 221.615
20 50 Bruno Junqueira (R) Target Chip Ganassi Racing G Force/Oldsmobile 224.208
21 39 Michael Andretti Motorola/Archipelago Dallara/Oldsmobile 223.441
22 49 Nicolas Minassian (R) Target Chip Ganassi Racing G Force/Oldsmobile 223.006
23 9 Jeret Schroeder Purity Products Dallara/Oldsmobile 222.786
24 12 Buzz Calkins Bradley Food Marts/Sav-O-Mat Dallara/Oldsmobile 222.467
25 51 Eddie Cheever Jr. (W) #51 Excite@Home Indy Race Car Dallara/Infiniti 222.152
26 99 Davey Hamilton Sam Schmidt Motorsports Racing Dallara/Oldsmobile 221.696
27 84 Donnie Beechler Harrah's A.J. Foyt Racing Dallara/Oldsmobile 224.449
28 14 Eliseo Salazar Harrah's A.J. Foyt Racing Dallara/Oldsmobile 223.740
29 36 Stephan Gregoire Heritage Motorsports/Delco Remy/Menards G Force/Oldsmobile 222.888
30 88 Airton Daré 1-800-BAR NONE TeamXtreme G Force/Oldsmobile 222.236
31 16 Cory Witherill (R) Radio Shack G Force/Oldsmobile 221.621
32 98 Billy Boat CURB Records Dallara/Oldsmobile 221.528
33 21 Felipe Giaffone (R) Hollywood G Force/Oldsmobile 221.879