1912 Indianapolis 500 in AAA National Motor Car Championship at the Indianapolis circuit. Full information

1912 Indianapolis 500

1912 Indianapolis 500 is 68th AAA National Motor Car Championship race. Passed at the Indianapolis circuit. Gil Anderson won the pole position, Joe Dawson, Don Herr won this race. Teddy Tetzlaff, Caleb Bragg and Hughie Hughes also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 200 laps (805 km).

Previous race: 1912 Santa Monica Unlimited Car Race
Next race: 1912 Montamarathon Fiesta Race (301-450ci Class)
Race Start: 30th May 1912

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1912 Indianapolis 500

9th victory for the National Motor Vehicle Co team
2nd victory for the Joe Dawson
2nd victory for the Don Herr
8th podium for the Joe Dawson
3rd podium for the Don Herr
2nd podium for the Teddy Tetzlaff
2nd podium for the Caleb Bragg
5th podium for the Hughie Hughes

National Speed Car - 1912 Indianapolis 500 winner

National Speed Car #8 - 1912 Indianapolis 500 winner

1912 Indianapolis 500 results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Joe Dawson, Don Herr National Speed Car, #8 0 0 National Motor Vehicle Co
2 Teddy Tetzlaff, Caleb Bragg Fiat S74, #3 0 0 EE Hewlett
3 Hughie Hughes Mercer ? 1912, #21 270 6h 33m 9.000s+12m 3.000s 0 Mercer Automobile Co
4 Charles Merz, Billy Knipper Stutz ? 1912, #28 0 0 Ideal Motor Co
5 Bill Endicott, Harry Endicott Schacht ? 1912, #18 0 0 Schacht Motor Car Co
6 Len Zengel, Billy Knipper Stutz ? 1912, #2 0 0 Ideal Motor Co
7 John Jenkins, Charlie Arnold White ? 1912, #14 0 0 White Indianapolis Co
8 Joe Horan, George Ainslee Lozier ? 1912, #22 0 0 WH Chambers
9 Howdy Wilcox, Bill Rader National Speed Car, #9 0 0 National Motor Vehicle Co
10 Ralph Mulford Knox ? 1912, #19 30 8h 53m 0.000s+2h 31m 54.000s 0 Ralph Mulford
11 Ralph de Palma Mercedes-Benz 37/90 hp, #4 0 0 EJ Schroeder
12 Bob Burman Cutting ? 1912, #15 0 0 Clark-Carter Automobile Co
13 Bert Dingley Simplex ? 1912, #12 0 0 Bert Dingley
14 Joe Matson Lozier ? 1912, #25 0 0 O Applegate
15 Spencer Wishart Mercedes-Benz 37/90 hp, #7 0 0 Spencer Wishart
16 Gil Anderson Stutz ? 1912, #1 0 0 Stutz Motor Car Co
17 Billy Leisaw, WH Farr Marquette ? 1912, #17 0 0 Will Thomson
18 Lou Disbrow, Neil Whalen Case ? 1912, #5 0 0 JI Case Threshing Machine Co
19 Mel Marquette McFarlan ? 1912, #23 0 0 Speed Motors Co
20 Eddie Hearne, Neil Whalen Case ? 1912, #6 0 0 JI Case Threshing Machine Co
21 Eddie Rickenbacher Firestone ? 1912, #16 0 0 Columbus Buggy Co
22 David Bruce-Brown National Speed Car, #29 0 0 National Motor Vehicle Co
23 Harry Knight, Len Ormsby Lexington ? 1912, #10 0 0 Lexington Motor Car Co

Qualifying Results for the 1912 Indianapolis 500 on the Indianapolis circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Gil Anderson Stutz ? 1912, #1 0 Stutz Motor Car Co
2 Len Zengel, Billy Knipper Stutz ? 1912, #2 0 Ideal Motor Co
3 Teddy Tetzlaff, Caleb Bragg Fiat S74, #3 0 EE Hewlett
4 Ralph de Palma Mercedes-Benz 37/90 hp, #4 0 EJ Schroeder
5 Eddie Hearne, Neil Whalen Case ? 1912, #6 0 JI Case Threshing Machine Co
6 Spencer Wishart Mercedes-Benz 37/90 hp, #7 0 Spencer Wishart
7 Joe Dawson, Don Herr National Speed Car, #8 0 National Motor Vehicle Co
8 Howdy Wilcox, Bill Rader National Speed Car, #9 0 National Motor Vehicle Co
9 Harry Knight Lexington ? 1912, #10 0 Lexington Motor Car Co
10 Bert Dingley Simplex ? 1912, #12 0 Bert Dingley
11 John Jenkins, Charlie Arnold White ? 1912, #14 0 White Indianapolis Co
12 Bob Burman Cutting ? 1912, #15 0 Clark-Carter Automobile Co
13 Eddie Rickenbacher Firestone ? 1912, #16 0 Columbus Buggy Co
14 Billy Leisaw, WH Farr Marquette ? 1912, #17 0 Will Thomson
15 Bill Endicott, Harry Endicott Schacht ? 1912, #18 0 Schacht Motor Car Co
16 Ralph Mulford Knox ? 1912, #19 0 Ralph Mulford
17 Hughie Hughes Mercer ? 1912, #21 0 Mercer Automobile Co
18 Joe Horan, George Ainslee Lozier ? 1912, #22 0 WH Chambers
19 Mel Marquette McFarlan ? 1912, #23 0 Speed Motors Co
20 Len Ormsby Opel ? 1912, #24 0 IC Stern & BC Noble
21 Joe Matson Lozier ? 1912, #25 0 O Applegate
22 Charles Merz, Billy Knipper Stutz ? 1912, #28 0 Ideal Motor Co
23 David Bruce-Brown National Speed Car, #29 0 National Motor Vehicle Co
24 Lou Disbrow, Neil Whalen Case ? 1912, #5 0 JI Case Threshing Machine Co

List of all cars for the 1912 Indianapolis 500 on the Indianapolis circuit

Stutz ? 1912

Wisconsin

Fiat S74

Fiat

Schacht ? 1912

Wisconsin