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1915 Indianapolis 500

Exhibition or unclassified race
Monday, May 31, 1915 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Speedway, IN
200 laps on a 2.500 mile paved track (500.0 miles)

Time of race: 5:33:56
Average Speed: 89.84 mph
Pole Speed: 98.9 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of Victory: 209.43 sec
Attendance: 83,000
Lead changes: 7

Glossary    Other Exhibition / Unclassified Races

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner C/E/T Laps Money Status Led
1 22   Ralph DePalma Mercedes   (E.C. Patterson)Mercedes / Mercedes20022,600running132
2 33   Dario Resta Peugeot Auto ImportPeugeot / Peugeot20010,900running37
3 55   Gil Andersen Stutz Motor CarStutz / Stutz2005,600running26
7 11   Howdy Wilcox Stutz Motor CarStutz / Stutz2001,800running5
4 44   Earl Cooper Stutz Motor CarStutz / Stutz2003,700running0
51115   Eddie O'Donnell DuesenbergDuesenberg / Duesenberg2003,000running0
6 78   Bob Burman Peugeot   (Bob Burman)Peugeot / Peugeot2002,200running0
8 910   Tom Alley DuesenbergDuesenberg / Duesenberg2001,600running0
91619   Billy Carlson Maxwell / U.S. MotorsMaxwell / Maxwell2001,500running0
10147   Noel Van Raalte Sunbeam Motor CarSunbeam / Sunbeam2001,400running0
112428   Willie Haupt Emdem   (R.E. Donaldson)Emdem / Emdem200 running0
121014   Harry Grant Sunbeam   (Fortuna Racing)Sunbeam / Sunbeam184 mud apron0
131721   Tom Orr Maxwell / U.S. MotorsMaxwell / Maxwell168 axle bearing0
14 66   Jean Porporato Sunbeam Motor CarSunbeam / Sunbeam164 piston0
151518   Joe Cooper Sebring   (Miles & Gwin)Duesenberg / Duesenberg154 crash0
161822   Ralph Mulford DuesenbergDuesenberg / Duesenberg124 connecting rod0
171216   George Babcock Peugeot Auto ImportPeugeot / Peugeot117 cylinder0
18 89   Art Klein Kleinart   (Art Klein)Duesenberg / Duesenberg111 disqualified0
191929   Eddie Rickenbacker Maxwell / U.S. MotorsMaxwell / Maxwell103 connecting rod0
202327   Louis Chevrolet Cornelian   (Louis Chevrolet)Cornelian / Sterling76 valve0
211317   John DePalma Delage   (James Wilson)Delage / Delage41 flywheel0
222024   John Mais John MaisMais / Mercer23 disqualified0
232226   George Hill Bugatti   (C.W. Fuller)Bugatti / Bugatti20 water pump0
242125   Charles Cox Purcell   (Edward McNay)Cino / Mercer12 timing gear0
C/E/T = Chassis / Engine / Tire codes
  Chassis: D - Dallara
  Engine: H - Honda
  Tires: F - Firestone