1911 Indianapolis 500 in AAA National Motor Car Championship at the Indianapolis circuit. Full information

1911 Indianapolis 500

1911 Indianapolis 500 is 48th AAA National Motor Car Championship race. Passed at the Indianapolis circuit. Louis Strang won the pole position, Ray Harroun won this race. This was his 4th victory. Cyrus Patschke and Ralph Mulford also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 200 laps (805 km).

Previous race: 1911 Pablo Beach 100 mile Race
Next race: 1911 Bakersfield Road Race

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1911 Indianapolis 500

6th victory for the Nordyke and Marmon team
4th victory for the Ray Harroun
9th podium for the Ray Harroun
1st podium for the Cyrus Patschke
2nd podium for the Ralph Mulford

1911 Indianapolis 500

1911 Indianapolis 500

Marmon Wasp - 1911 Indianapolis 500 winner

Marmon Wasp - 1911 Indianapolis 500 winner

1911 Indianapolis 500 results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Ray Harroun 1000 6h 42m 8.000s 0 Nordyke and Marmon
1 Cyrus Patschke 0 0 Nordyke and Marmon
2 Ralph Mulford 520 6h 43m 51.000s+1m 43.000s 0 Lozier Motor Co
3 David Bruce-Brown 270 6h 52m 29.000s+10m 21.000s 0 EE Hewlett
4 Spencer Wishart 140 6h 52m 57.000s+10m 49.000s 0 Spencer Wishart
4 Dave Murphy 0 0 Spencer Wishart
5 Joe Dawson 90 6h 54m 34.000s+12m 26.000s 0 Nordyke and Marmon
5 Cyrus Patschke 0 0 Nordyke and Marmon
6 Ralph de Palma 60 7h 2m 2.000s+19m 54.000s 0 Simplex Automobile Co
7 Charles Merz 50 7h 6m 20.000s+24m 12.000s 0 National Motor Vehicle Co
7 Len Zengel 0 0 National Motor Vehicle Co
8 Jack Turner 40 7h 15m 56.000s+33m 48.000s 0 Simplex Automobile Co
8 Walter Jones 0 0 Simplex Automobile Co
9 Fred Belcher 35 7h 17m 9.000s+35m 1.000s 0 Knox Automobile Co
9 John Coffey 0 0 Knox Automobile Co
10 Harry Cobe 30 7h 21m 50.000s+39m 42.000s 0 Jackson Automobile Co
10 Louis Schwitzer 0 0 Jackson Automobile Co
11 Gil Anderson 0 7h 22m 55.000s+40m 47.000s 0 Stutz Motor Car Co
12 Hughie Hughes 0 7h 23m 32.000s+41m 24.000s 0 Mercer Automobile Co
13 Lee Frayer 0 0 Columbus Buggy Co
13 Eddie Rickenbacher 0 0 Columbus Buggy Co
14 Howdy Wilcox 0 0 National Motor Vehicle Co
15 Charles Bigelow 0 0 Mercer Automobile Co
15 Howard Frey 0 0 Mercer Automobile Co
15 EH Sherwood 0 0 Mercer Automobile Co
16 Harry Endicott 0 0 Interstate Automobile Co
17 Howard Hall 0 0 Velie Motors
17 Rupert Jeffkins 0 0 Velie Motors
18 Billy Knipper 0 0 EA Moross
19 Bob Burman 0 0 EA Moross
20 Ralph Beardsley 0 0 Simplex Automobile Co
20 Frank Goode 0 0 Simplex Automobile Co
21 Eddie Hearne 0 0 Edward A Hearne
21 Edward Parker 0 0 Edward A Hearne
22 Frank Fox 0 0 Pope Manufacturing Co
22 Jap Clemens 0 0 Pope Manufacturing Co
23 Ernest Delaney 0 0 Clark-Carter Automobile Co
24 Jack Tower 0 0 Jackson Automobile Co
24 Bob Evans 0 0 Jackson Automobile Co
25 Bert Adams 0 0 Speed Motors Co
25 Mel Marquette 0 0 Speed Motors Co
26 Bill Endicott 0 0 Cole Motor Car Co
26 John Jenkins 0 0 Cole Motor Car Co
27 Johnny Aitken 0 0 National Motor Vehicle Co
28 Will Jones 0 0 JI Case Threshing Machine Co
29 Louis Strang 0 0 JI Case Threshing Machine Co
29 Elmer Ray 0 0 JI Case Threshing Machine Co
30 Harry Knight 0 0 Westcott Motor Car Co
31 Joe Jagersberger 0 0 JI Case Threshing Machine Co
32 Herb Lytle 0 0 Apperson Brothers
33 Harry Grant 0 0 American Locomotive Co
34 Charles Basle 0 0 Buick Motor Car Co
35 Lou Disbrow 0 0 Pope Manufacturing Co
36 Arthur Chevrolet 0 0 Buick Motor Car Co
37 Caleb Bragg 0 0 Caleb S Bragg
38 Fred Ellis 0 0 Jackson Automobile Co
39 Teddy Tetzlaff 0 0 Lozier Motor Co
40 Arthur Greiner 0 0 Simplex Automobile Co

Qualifying Results for the 1911 Indianapolis 500 on the Indianapolis circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 Louis Strang 0 JI Case Threshing Machine Co
1 Elmer Ray 0 JI Case Threshing Machine Co
2 Ralph de Palma 0 Simplex Automobile Co
3 Harry Endicott 0 Interstate Automobile Co
4 Johnny Aitken 0 National Motor Vehicle Co
5 Lou Disbrow 0 Pope Manufacturing Co
6 Frank Fox 0 Pope Manufacturing Co
6 Jap Clemens 0 Pope Manufacturing Co
7 Harry Knight 0 Westcott Motor Car Co
8 Joe Jagersberger 0 JI Case Threshing Machine Co
9 Will Jones 0 JI Case Threshing Machine Co
10 Gil Anderson 0 Stutz Motor Car Co
11 Spencer Wishart 0 Spencer Wishart
11 Dave Murphy 0 Spencer Wishart
12 Jack Turner 0 Simplex Automobile Co
12 Walter Jones 0 Simplex Automobile Co
13 Fred Belcher 0 Knox Automobile Co
13 John Coffey 0 Knox Automobile Co
14 Arthur Chevrolet 0 Buick Motor Car Co
15 Charles Basle 0 Buick Motor Car Co
16 Eddie Hearne 0 Edward A Hearne
16 Edward Parker 0 Edward A Hearne
17 Harry Grant 0 American Locomotive Co
18 Charles Merz 0 National Motor Vehicle Co
18 Len Zengel 0 National Motor Vehicle Co
19 Howdy Wilcox 0 National Motor Vehicle Co
20 Bert Adams 0 Speed Motors Co
20 Mel Marquette 0 Speed Motors Co
21 Fred Ellis 0 Jackson Automobile Co
22 Harry Cobe 0 Jackson Automobile Co
22 Louis Schwitzer 0 Jackson Automobile Co
23 Jack Tower 0 Jackson Automobile Co
23 Bob Evans 0 Jackson Automobile Co
24 Ernest Delaney 0 Clark-Carter Automobile Co
25 David Bruce-Brown 0 EE Hewlett
26 Lee Frayer 0 Columbus Buggy Co
26 Eddie Rickenbacher 0 Columbus Buggy Co
27 Joe Dawson 0 Nordyke and Marmon
27 Cyrus Patschke 0 Nordyke and Marmon
28 Ray Harroun 0 Nordyke and Marmon
28 Cyrus Patschke 0 Nordyke and Marmon
29 Ralph Mulford 0 Lozier Motor Co
30 Teddy Tetzlaff 0 Lozier Motor Co
31 Herb Lytle 0 Apperson Brothers
32 Hughie Hughes 0 Mercer Automobile Co
33 Charles Bigelow 0 Mercer Automobile Co
33 Howard Frey 0 Mercer Automobile Co
33 EH Sherwood 0 Mercer Automobile Co
34 Ralph Beardsley 0 Simplex Automobile Co
34 Frank Goode 0 Simplex Automobile Co
35 Caleb Bragg 0 Caleb S Bragg
36 Howard Hall 0 Velie Motors
36 Rupert Jeffkins 0 Velie Motors
37 Bill Endicott 0 Cole Motor Car Co
37 John Jenkins 0 Cole Motor Car Co
38 Arthur Greiner 0 Simplex Automobile Co
39 Bob Burman 0 EA Moross
40 Billy Knipper 0 EA Moross

List of all cars for the 1911 Indianapolis 500 on the Indianapolis circuit

Pope ? 1911

Hartford

National 40

National

Marmon Wasp

Marmon

Stutz ? 1911

Wisconsin

Fiat S74

Fiat

Case ? 1911

Wisconsin

Interstate ? 1911

Interstate