1951 Indianapolis Formula 1 Grand Prix
F1 1951 Indianapolis results

1951 Indianapolis Formula 1 Grand Prix

30 May 1951

Indianapolis Grand Prix

Pos   Driver FL Team Time Grid Pts
1 ▲ 1 Lee Wallard Kurtis 3:57:38.050 2 9
2 ▲ 5 Mike Nazaruk Kurtis -01:47.240 7 6
3 Jack McGrath Kurtis -02:51.390 3 2
3 Manny Ayulo Kurtis -02:51.390 3 2
4 ▲ 27 Andy Linden Sherman -04:40.120 31 3
5 ▲ 24 Bobby Ball Schroeder -04:52.230 29 2
6 ▲ 11 Henry Banks Moore -05:40.020 17  
7 ▲ 17 Carl Forberg Kurtis -7 laps 24  
8 ▼ 4 Duane Carter Deidt -20 laps 4  
9 Tony Bettenhausen Sr. Deidt 178 laps 9  
10 ▼ 9 Duke Nalon Kurtis 151 laps 1  
11 ▲ 11 Gene Force Kurtis 142 laps 22  
12 Sam Hanks Kurtis 135 laps 12  
13 ▲ 3 Bill Schindler Kurtis 129 laps 16  
14 ▼ 9 Mauri Rose Deidt 126 laps 5  
15 ▼ 1 Walt Faulkner Kuzma 123 laps 14  
16 ▲ 11 Jimmy Davies Pawl 110 laps 27  
17 ▼ 6 Freddie Agabashian Kurtis 109 laps 11  
18 ▼ 12 Troy Ruttman Kurtis 100 laps 6  
19 ▼ 4 Carl Scarborough Kurtis 100 laps 15  
20 ▲ 13 Bill Mackey Hall 97 laps 33  
21 ▼ 2 Chuck Stevenson Marchese 93 laps 19  
22 ▼ 14 Johnnie Parsons Kurtis 87 laps 8  
23 ▼ 13 Cecil Green Kurtis 80 laps 10  
24 ▲ 8 Duke Dinsmore Schroeder 73 laps 32  
25 ▲ 3 Chet Miller Kurtis 56 laps 28  
26 ▼ 13 Walt Brown Kurtis 55 laps 13  
27 ▼ 2 Rodger Ward Bromme 34 laps 25  
28 ▼ 10 Cliff Griffith Kurtis 30 laps 18  
29 ▼ 9 Bill Vukovich Trevis 29 laps 20  
30 ▼ 9 George Connor Lesovsky 29 laps 21  
31 ▼ 8 Mack Hellings Deidt 18 laps 23  
32 ▼ 6 Johnny McDowell Maserati 15 laps 26  
33 ▼ 3 Joe James Watson 8 laps 30  

Fastest lap Lee Wallard : 1:07.260

First and last

TypeDriver
race Bill Mackey
race Carl Forberg
victory Lee Wallard
podium Lee Wallard
podium Manny Ayulo
podium Mike Nazaruk
pole Duke Nalon
fastlap Lee Wallard

First

TypeDriver#Future
race Andy Linden 7
race Bill Vukovich 4
race Bobby Ball 1
race Carl Scarborough 1
race Chet Miller 1
race Chuck Stevenson 4
race Cliff Griffith 2
race Duke Nalon 2
race Gene Force 1
race Joe James 1
race Manny Ayulo 3
race Mike Nazaruk 2
race Rodger Ward 11
podium Jack McGrath 1

Last

TypeDriver#Past
race Cecil Green 1
race Lee Wallard 1
race Mack Hellings 1
race Mauri Rose 1
race Walt Brown 1

Current race drivers

races @ Indianapolis races in 1951 all races
  R V P FL IP PO R V P FL IP PO R V P FL IP PO
L.Wallard 2 1   1 1 9 1 1   1 1 9 2 1   1 1 9
M.Nazaruk 3       2 8 1       1 6 3       2 8
J.McGrath 6   1 1 3 9 1       1 2 6   1 1 3 9
M.Ayulo 4       1 2 1       1 2 4       1 2
A.Linden 8       2 5 1       1 3 8       2 5
B.Ball 2       1 2 1       1 2 2       1 2
H.Banks 3           1           3          
C.Forberg 1           1           1          
D.Carter 9       3 6.50 1           9       3 6.50
T.B.Sr. 11     1 4 11 1           11     1 4 11
D.Nalon 3   1       1   1       3   1      
G.Force 2           1           2          
S.Hanks 9 1     4 20 1           9 1     4 20
B.Schindler 3           1           3          
M.Rose 2       1 4 1           2       1 4
W.Faulkner 5   1   1 1 1           5   1   1 1
J.Davies 5       1 4 1           5       1 4
F.Agabashian 8   1   1 1.50 1           8   1   1 1.50
T.Ruttman 7 1     2 9.50 1           9 1     2 9.50
C.Scarborough 2           1           2          
B.Mackey 1           1           1          
C.Stevenson 5           1           5          
J.Parsons 10 1   1 2 12 1           10 1   1 2 12
C.Green 2       1 3 1           2       1 3
D.Dinsmore 3           1           3          
C.Miller 2           1           2          
W.Brown 2           1           2          
R.Ward 10 1     2 14 1           12 1     2 14
C.Griffith 3           1           3          
B.Vukovich 5 2 1 3 4 19 1           5 2 1 3 4 19
G.Connor 3           1           3          
M.Hellings 2           1           2          
J.McDowell 3           1           3          
J.James 2           1           2          

R=races, V=victories, P=pole positions, FL=fastest laps, IP=finish in points, PO=points