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1912 Indianapolis 500

Exhibition or unclassified race
Thursday, May 30, 1912 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Speedway, IN
200 laps on a 2.500 mile paved track (500.0 miles)

Time of race: 6:21:06
Average Speed: 78.719 mph
Pole Speed: 80.93 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of Victory: 623 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 3

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Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner C/E/T Laps Money Status Led
11 44   Ralph DePalma Mercedes   (E.J. Schroeder)Mercedes / Mercedes198 piston196
1 78   Joe Dawson National Motor VehicleNational / National20020,000running2
2 33   Teddy Tetzlaff Fiat   (E.E. Hewlett)Fiat / Fiat20010,000running2
31721   Hughie Hughes Mercer MotorsMercer / Mercer2005,000running0
42228   Charlie Merz Stutz / Ideal Motor CarStutz / Wisconsin2003,000running0
51518   Bill Endicott Schacht Motor CarSchacht / Schacht2002,500running0
6 22   Len Zengel Stutz / Ideal Motor CarStutz / Wisconsin2002,000running0
71114   Johnny Jenkins White IndianapolisWhite / White2001,500running0
81822   Joe Horan Lozier   (W.H. Chambers)Lozier / Lozier2001,400running0
9 89   Howdy Wilcox National Motor VehicleNational / National2001,300running0
101619   Ralph Mulford Knox   (Ralph Mulford)Knox / Knox2001,200running0
121215   Bob Burman Cutting / Clark-Carter AutoCutting / Cutting157 crash0
131012   Bert Dingley Simplex   (Bert Dingley)Simplex / Simplex116 connecting rod0
142125   Joe Matson Lozier   (O. Applegate)Lozier / Lozier110 crankshaft0
15 67   Spencer Wishart Mercedes   (Spencer Wishart)Mercedes / Mercedes82 water line0
16 11   Gil Andersen Stutz / Ideal Motor CarStutz / Wisconsin80 rear wheel0
171417   Billy Leisaw Marquette-Buick   (Will Thompson)Buick / Buick72 car fire0
18245   Louis Disbrow J.I. Case T.M.Case / Case67 diff pin0
191923   Mel Marquette McFarlan / Speed MotorsMcFarlan / McFarlan63 right wheel0
20 56   Eddie Hearne J.I. Case T.M.Case / Case55 crankshaft0
211316   Lee Frayer Firestone / Columbus BuggyFirestone-Columbus / Firestone-Columbus43 intake valve0
222329   David Bruce-Brown National Motor VehicleNational / National25 valve0
23 910   Harry Knight Lexington Motor CarLexington / Lexington6 engine0
242024   Len Ormsby Opel   (I.C. Stern / B.C. Noble)Opel / Opel5 connecting rod0
C/E/T = Chassis / Engine / Tire codes
  Chassis: D - Dallara
  Engine: H - Honda
  Tires: F - Firestone