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1986 Indianapolis 500


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CART race number 3 of 17
Saturday, May 31, 1986 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Speedway, IN
200 laps on a 2.500 mile paved track (500.0 miles)

Time of race: 2:55:43
Average Speed: 170.722 mph
Pole Speed: 216.828 mph
Cautions: 6 for 29 laps
Margin of Victory: 1.34 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 20

Glossary    1986 CART results   /   1986 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Chassis / Engine Laps Money Status Led Points
1 43   Bobby Rahal Budweiser   (Jim Trueman)March / Cosworth200581,063running5820
3 14   Rick Mears Pennzoil Z-7   (Roger Penske)March / Cosworth200332,263running7616
2 67   Kevin Cogan 7-Eleven   (Pat Patrick)March / Cosworth200253,363running1316
6 318   Michael Andretti Kraco / STP / Lean Machine   (Kraco Enterprises)March / Cosworth199171,763running458
4 85   Roberto Guerrero True Value / Emerson   (Team Cotter Racing)March / Cosworth200139,513running112
9 21   Danny Sullivan Miller American   (Roger Penske)March / Cosworth197134,088running04
5 930   Al Unser, Jr. Domino's Pizza   (Douglas Shierson)Lola / Cosworth199113,463running610
112924   Gary Bettenhausen Vita Fresh / Timex   (Leader Card)March / Cosworth193108,913running02
71120   Emerson Fittipaldi Marlboro   (Pat Patrick)March / Cosworth199104,563running16
101312   Randy Lanier Arciero Racing   (Frank Arciero)March / Cosworth195103,438running03
242114   A.J. Foyt Copenhagen / Gilmore   (A.J. Foyt)March / Cosworth13597,713crash0 
81221   Johnny Rutherford Vermont American   (Alex Morales)March / Cosworth19897,513running05
292631   Jim Crawford ASC Buick   (Team ASC)March / Buick7095,263head gasket0 
12208   Geoff Brabham Valvoline Spirit   (Rick Galles)Lola / Cosworth19394,613running01
143323   Dick Simon Duracell Coppertop   (Dick Simon)Lola / Cosworth18993,463running0 
25276   Rich Vogler Byrd's / Kentucky Fried Chicken   (Alex Morales)March / Cosworth13290,563crash0 
132222   Raul Boesel Duracell Coppertop   (Dick Simon)Lola / Cosworth19290,063running0 
181755   Josele Garza Schaefer   (Machinist Union Racing Team)March / Cosworth16788,363running0 
151961   Arie Luyendyk MCI / Race For Life   (Hasselhoff-Groenvelt Racing)Lola / Cosworth18886,013crash0 
161415   Pancho Carter Coors Light   (Rick Galles)Lola / Cosworth17984,713bearing0 
171066   Ed Pimm Skoal / Pace Electronics   (Mike Curb)March / Cosworth16883,863electrical0 
312442   Phil Krueger Squirt / Moran   (Leader Card)March / Cosworth6782,413engine0 
19329   Roberto Moreno Valvoline Spirit II   (Rick Galles)Lola / Cosworth15882,300stalled0 
201581   Jacques Villeneuve Living Well   (Ron Hemelgarn)March / Cosworth15481,613engine0 
22 511   Al Unser Hertz   (Roger Penske)Penske / Chevrolet14981,563vibration0 
212559   Chip Ganassi Bryant   (Machinist Union Racing Team)March / Cosworth15181,163engine0 
263184   George Snider Calumet Farms   (A.J. Foyt)March / Cosworth11080,163ignition0 
231625   Danny Ongais GM Goodwrench   (Team Panavision)March / Buick13679,713ignition0 
302371   Scott Brayton Hardee's / Living Well   (Ron Hemelgarn)March / Buick6978,263engine0 
272895   Johnny Parsons Pizza Hut   (Machinist Union Racing Team)March / Cosworth10078,013cv joint0 
281816   Tony Bettenhausen Jr Bettenhausen Racing   (Tony Bettenhausen, Jr.)March / Cosworth7777,713valve spring0 
32302   Mario Andretti Hanna Car Wash   (Newman Haas Racing)Lola / Cosworth1977,013handling0 
33 733   Tom Sneva Skoal Bandit   (Mike Curb)March / Cosworth076,963crash0 

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
11414  
15195   #2 stopped on track 
205132  
52565   debris 
5710145  
1021065   #95 accident backstretch 
10713529  
1361416   #6 accident turn 3 
14216524  
1661694   #9 stopped on track 
17019425  
1951984   #61 accident turn 4 
1992002  
  Percent of race run under caution: 14.5%             Average green flag run: 24.4 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Michael Andretti14242
  Kevin Cogan43431
  Al Unser, Jr.44474
  Emerson Fittipaldi48481
  Rick Mears497426
  Bobby Rahal75751
  Kevin Cogan76772
  Al Unser, Jr.78792
  Michael Andretti80823
  Bobby Rahal8310119
  Rick Mears1021021
  Bobby Rahal10313533
  Rick Mears13616530
  Bobby Rahal1661661
  Rick Mears1671671
  Roberto Guerrero1681681
  Rick Mears16918618
  Bobby Rahal1871871
  Kevin Cogan18819710
  Bobby Rahal1982003

Points standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Kevin Cogan 36    
2   Michael Andretti 30   -6  
3   Tom Sneva 28   -8  
4   Al Unser, Jr. 27   -9  
5   Bobby Rahal 20   -16  
6   Emerson Fittipaldi 20   -16  
7   Danny Sullivan 19   -17  
8   Johnny Rutherford 19   -17  
9   Geoff Brabham 18   -18  
10   Roberto Guerrero 17   -19  
11   Mario Andretti 17   -19  
12   Rick Mears 16   -20  
13   Roberto Moreno 8   -28  
14   Arie Luyendyk 8   -28  
15   Josele Garza 6   -30  
16   Jacques Villeneuve 5   -31  
17   Randy Lanier 5   -31  
18   Jan Lammers 4   -32  
19   Randy Lewis 3   -33  
20   Gary Bettenhausen 2   -34