1951 Indianpolis 500
30 May Indianpolis - : 804.500 km (4.023 km x 200 Laps) : 500 Miles (2.5 Miles x 200 Laps)



Results:

1 99  Lee Wallard       Kurtis Kraft/Offenhauser 3:57'38.05 
2 83  Mike Nazaruk      Kurtis Kraft/Offenhauser 3:59'25.29  1'47.24
3 9   Manny Ayulo /
      Jack McGrath      Kurtis Kraft/Offenhauser 4:00'29.44  2'51.39
4 57  Andy Linden       Sherman/Offenhauser      4:02'18.17  4'40.12
5 52  Bobby Ball        Schroeder/Offenhauser    4:02'30.28  4'52.23
6 1   Henry Banks       Moore/Offenhauser        4:03'18.07  5'40.02
7 68  Carl Forberg      Kurtis Kraft/Offenhauser 193 Laps
8 27  Duane Carter      Deidt/Offenhauser        180 Laps 

Did Not Finish:

   5  T.Bettenhausen    Deidt/Offenhauser        178 Spun off 
  18  Duke Nalon        Kurtis Kraft/Novi        151 Stalled
  69  Gene Force        Kurtis Kraft/Offenhauser 142 Engine
  25  Sam Hanks Kurtis  Kraft/Offenhauser        135 Engine
  10  Bill Schindler    Kurtis Kraft/Offenhauser 129 Engine 
  16  Mauri Rose        Deidt/Offenhauser        126 Accident 
   2  Walt Faulkner     Kuzma/Offenhauser        123 Engine
  76  Jimmy Davies      Pawl/Offenhauser         110 Axle 
  59  Fred Agabashian   Kurtis Kraft/Offenhauser 109 Clutch
  73  Carl Scarborough  Kurtis Kraft/Offenhauser 100 Axle
  71  Bill Mackey       Hall/Offenhauser          97 Clutch  
   8  Chuck Stevenson   Marchese/Offenhauser      93 Fire
   3  Johnnie Parsons   Kurtis Kraft/Offenhauser  87 Magneto
   4  Cecil Green       Kurtis Kraft/Offenhauser  80 Engine
  98  Troy Ruttman      Kurtis Kraft/Offenhauser  78 Engine
   6  Duke Dinsmore     Schroeder/Offenhauser     73 Overheating
  32  Chet Miller       Kurtis Kraft/Novi         56 Ignition
  44  Walt Brown        Kurtis Kraft/Offenhauser  55 Magneto
  48  Rodger Ward       Bromme/Offenhauser        34 Oil pipe
  23  Cliff Griffith    Kurtis Kraft/Offenhauser  30 Axle 
  81  Bill Vukovich     Trevis/Offenhauser        29 oil tank
  22  George Connor     Lesovsky/Offenhauser      29 Transmission
  19  Mack Hellings     Deidt/Offenhauser         18 Engine
  12  Johnny McDowell   Maserati/Offenhauser      15 Fuel tank
  26  Joe James         Watson/Offenhauser         8 Transmission

Qualifying times:
Pos Car # Driver Make/Model Speed
1 18 Duke Nalon Kurtis/Novi 136.498
2 99 Lee Wallard Kurtis/Offy 135.039
3 9 Jack McGrath KK3000/Offy 134.303
4 27 Duane Carter Deidt/Offy 133.749
5 16 Mauri Rose Deidt/Offy 133.422
6 98 Troy Ruttman KK2000/Offy 132.314
7 83 Mike Nazaruk (R) Kurtis/Offy 132.183
8 3 Johnnie Parsons KK3000/Offy 132.154
9 5 Tony Bettenhausen Sr. Deidt/Offy 131.950
10 4 Cecil Green KK3000/Offy 131.892
11 59 Fred Agabashian KK3000/Offy 135.029
12 25 Sam Hanks KK3000/Offy 132.998
13 44 Walt Brown KK3000/Offy 131.907
14 2 Walt Faulkner Kuzma/Offy 136.872
15 73 Carl Scarborough KK2000/Offy 135.614
16 10 Bill Schindler KK2000/Offy 134.033
17 1 Henry Banks Moore/Offy 133.899
18 23 Cliff Griffith KK2000/Offy 133.839
19 8 Chuck Stevenson Marchese/Offy 133.764
20 81 Bill Vukovich Trevis/Offy 133.725
21 22 George Connor Lesovsky/Offy 133.353
22 69 Gene Force KK2000/Offy 133.102
23 19 Mack Hellings Deidt/Offy 123.925
24 68 Carl Forberg KK3000/Offy 132.890
25 48 Rodger Ward Bromme/Offy 134.867
26 12 Johnny McDowell Maserati/Offy 132.475
27 76 Jim Davies Pawl/Offy 133.516
28 32 Chet Miller Kurtis/Novi 135.798
29 52 Bobby Ball Schroeder/Offy 134.098
30 26 Joe James Watson/Offy 134.098
31 57 Andy Linden Sherman/Offy 132.226
32 6 Duke Dinsmore Schroeder/Offy 131.974
33 71 Bill Mackey Hall/Offy 131.473


Note: 
1: Offy - Offenhauser