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1990 Indianapolis 500


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CART race number 3 of 16
Sunday, May 27, 1990 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Speedway, IN
200 laps on a 2.500 mile paved track (500.0 miles)

Time of race: 2:41:18
Average Speed: 185.981 mph
Pole Speed: 225.301 mph
Cautions: 4 for 28 laps
Margin of Victory: 10.878 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 6

Glossary    1990 CART results   /   1990 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Chassis / Engine Laps Money Status Led Points
3 11   Emerson Fittipaldi Marlboro   (Roger Penske)Penske / Chevrolet200592,874running12816
91511   Kevin Cogan Tuneup Masters   (Vince Granatelli)Penske / Buick191150,572running04
141212   Randy Lewis AMP / Oracle   (Frank Arciero)Penske / Buick186134,275running0 
6 814   A.J. Foyt Copenhagen / Gilmore   (A.J. Foyt)Lola / Chevrolet194184,804running08
152915   Jim Crawford Glidden Paint / Menards   (John Menard)Lola / Buick183130,022running0 
261316   Tony Bettenhausen Jr AMAX   (Tony Bettenhausen, Jr.)Lola / Buick76112,083engine0 
2 418   Bobby Rahal STP / Kraco   (Galles Kraco Racing)Lola / Chevrolet200488,566running3716
281719   Raul Boesel Budweiser   (Truesports)Lola / Judd60110,461engine0 
5 22   Rick Mears Pennzoil Z-7   (Roger Penske)Penske / Chevrolet198201,610running010
232820   Roberto Guerrero Miller Genuine Draft   (Pat Patrick)March / Alfa Romeo118115,129suspension0 
191921   Geoff Brabham MAC Tools   (Truesports)Lola / Judd161131,688running0 
72622   Scott Brayton Amway / Speedway   (Dick Simon)Lola / Cosworth194196,448running06
121623   Tero Palmroth Hoechst Celanese   (Dick Simon)Lola / Cosworth188138,756running01
81425   Eddie Cheever, Jr. Target   (Chip Ganassi)Penske / Chevrolet193172,786running05
102128   Scott Goodyear Mackenzie Financial   (Douglas Shierson)Lola / Judd190146,970running03
292229   Pancho Carter Hardee's   (Leader Card)Lola / Cosworth59110,837crash0 
20 53   Michael Andretti Kmart / Havoline   (Newman Haas Racing)Lola / Chevrolet146130,942vibration0 
1 330   Arie Luyendyk Domino's Pizza   (Douglas Shierson)Lola / Chevrolet2001,090,940running3520
172439   Dean Hall Insight   (Dale Coyne)Lola / Cosworth165134,306radiator0 
18234   Teo Fabi Foster's / Quaker State   (Porsche Motorsports)March / Porsche162156,060transmission0 
133040   Al Unser Miller Beer   (Pat Patrick)March / Alfa Romeo186141,387running0 
211041   John Andretti Foster's / Quaker State   (Porsche Motorsports)March / Porsche136118,320crash0 
4 75   Al Unser, Jr. Team Valvoline   (Galles Kraco Racing)Lola / Chevrolet199227,691running012
311851   Gary Bettenhausen Glidden Paint / Menards   (John Menard)Lola / Buick39109,464wheel bearing0 
253356   Rocky Moran Glidden Paints   (Gohr Racing)Lola / Buick88124,580engine0 
27 66   Mario Andretti Kmart / Havoline   (Newman Haas Racing)Lola / Chevrolet60111,209engine0 
32 97   Danny Sullivan Marlboro   (Roger Penske)Penske / Chevrolet19109,778crash0 
112070   Didier Theys Tuneup Masters   (Vince Granatelli)Penske / Buick190142,384running02
243181   Billy Vukovich III Hemelgarn Racing   (Ron Hemelgarn)Lola / Buick102119,503engine0 
221186   Dominic Dobson Texaco / Havoline   (Bruce Leven)Lola / Cosworth129116,823engine0 
30259   Tom Sneva RCA   (Vince Granatelli)Penske / Buick48110,338cv joint0 
163293   John Paul, Jr. ATEC Environmental   (Mann Motorsports)Lola / Buick176150,276running0 
332797   Stan Fox Miyano America   (R. Kent Baker)Lola / Buick10108,021gearbox0 

Failed to qualify or withdrew:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
Rich Vogler8Byrd's Cafeteria / Bryant
Johnny Rutherford17ConsecoStoops Racing
Jeff Wood44U.S. EngineeringTodd Walther
Mike Groff50EuromotorsportAntonio Ferrari
Guido Dacco66Burns Racing Team
Bernard Jourdain69Andale Racing
Salt Walther77Walther
Buddy Lazier91Hemelgarn RacingRon Hemelgarn
Steve Chassey93ATEC Environmental
Jeff Andretti98Amoco UltimateTeamKar

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
11919  
20256   #7 accident turn 1 
264217  
43519   #16 stopped on track 
526211  
63697   #29 accident turn 4 
7014071  
1411466   #41 spun turn 1 
14720054  
  Percent of race run under caution: 14.0%             Average green flag run: 34.4 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Emerson Fittipaldi19292
  Arie Luyendyk93942
  Emerson Fittipaldi9511723
  Bobby Rahal1181225
  Emerson Fittipaldi12313513
  Bobby Rahal13616732
  Arie Luyendyk16820033

Points standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Al Unser, Jr. 48    
2   Emerson Fittipaldi 42   -6  
3   Rick Mears 40   -8  
4   Bobby Rahal 33   -15  
5   Arie Luyendyk 30   -18  
6   Mario Andretti 22   -26  
7   Danny Sullivan 22   -26  
8   Michael Andretti 12   -36  
9   Eddie Cheever, Jr. 11   -37  
10   Scott Brayton 10   -38  
11   A.J. Foyt 8   -40  
12   Scott Goodyear 6   -42  
13   Pancho Carter 5   -43  
14   Raul Boesel 5   -43  
15   Didier Theys 4   -44  
16   Kevin Cogan 4   -44  
17   Teo Fabi 3   -45  
18   Jeff Wood 2   -46  
19   Tero Palmroth 1   -47  
20   Guido Dacco 1   -47