1916 Indianapolis 500 in AAA National Motor Car Championship at the Indianapolis circuit. Full information

1916 Indianapolis 500

1916 Indianapolis 500 is 140th AAA National Motor Car Championship race. Passed at the Indianapolis circuit. Johnny Aitken won the pole position, Dario Resta won this race. This was his 6th victory. Wilbur d'Alene and Ralph Mulford also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 120 laps (483 km).

Previous race: 1916 Metropolitan Trophy
Next race: 1916 Chicago 300

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1916 Indianapolis 500

1st victory for the Peugeot Auto Racing team
6th victory for the Dario Resta
7th podium for the Dario Resta
1st podium for the Wilbur d'Alene
18th podium for the Ralph Mulford

1916 Indianapolis 500

1916 Indianapolis 500

Peugeot L76 - 1916 Indianapolis 500 winner

Peugeot L76 - 1916 Indianapolis 500 winner

1916 Indianapolis 500 results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Dario Resta 900 3h 34m 17.000s 0 Peugeot Auto Racing
2 Wilbur d'Alene 470 3h 36m 15.000s+1m 58.000s 0 Duesenberg Bros
3 Ralph Mulford 240 3h 37m 56.000s+3m 39.000s 0 Indianapolis Motor Speedway
4 Joseph Christiaens 130 3h 46m 36.000s+12m 19.000s 0 Sunbeam Motor Co
5 Barney Oldfield 80 3h 47m 19.000s+13m 2.000s 0 Barney Oldfield
6 Pete Henderson 22 3h 49m 56.000s+15m 39.000s 0 Prest-O-Lite Racing Team
6 Eddie Rickenbacher 0 0 Prest-O-Lite Racing Team
7 Howdy Wilcox 40 3h 54m 51.000s+20m 34.000s 0 Indianapolis Speedway Team
7 Gil Anderson 0 0 Indianapolis Speedway Team
8 Art Johnson 30 4h 1m 54.000s+27m 37.000s 0 William Chandler
9 William Chandler 25 4h 2m 43.000s+28m 26.000s 0 William Chandler
9 Frank Elliott 0 0 William Chandler
10 Ora Haibe 20 4h 3m 10.000s+28m 53.000s 0 S Ostewig
11 Tom Alley 0 4h 4m 47.000s+30m 30.000s 0 Ogren Motor Car Co
12 Louis Chevrolet 0 0 Chevrolet Bros
13 Gil Anderson 0 0 Indianapolis Motor Speedway
14 Dave Lewis 0 0 William Chandler
15 Johnny Aitken 0 0 Indianapolis Motor Speedway
16 Jules Devigne 0 0 Harry Harkness
16 Jack le Cain 0 0 Harry Harkness
17 Tom Rooney 0 0 Indianapolis Speedway Team
18 Arthur Chevrolet 0 0 Chevrolet Bros
19 Charles Merz 0 0 Indianapolis Motor Speedway
20 Eddie Rickenbacher 0 0 Prest-O-Lite Racing Team
21 Aldo Franchi 0 0 Aldo Franchi

List of all cars for the 1916 Indianapolis 500 on the Indianapolis circuit

Crawford ? 1916

Duesenberg

Peugeot L76

Sunbeam

Ostewig ? 1916

Wisconsin

Peugeot L76

Peugeot

Duesenberg ? 1916

Duesenberg

Peugeot EX3

Peugeot