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. 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
Race Start: 30th May 1916

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 #17 - 1916 Indianapolis 500 winner

1916 Indianapolis 500 results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Dario Resta Peugeot L76, #17 900 3h 34m 17.000s 0 Peugeot Auto Racing
2 Wilbur d'Alene Duesenberg ? 1916, #1 470 3h 36m 15.000s+1m 58.000s 0 Duesenberg Bros
3 Ralph Mulford Peugeot L76, #10 240 3h 37m 56.000s+3m 39.000s 0 Indianapolis Motor Speedway
4 Joseph Christiaens Sunbeam ? 1916, #14 130 3h 46m 36.000s+12m 19.000s 0 Sunbeam Motor Co
5 Barney Oldfield Delage ? 1916, #15 80 3h 47m 19.000s+13m 2.000s 0 Barney Oldfield
6 Pete Henderson, Eddie Rickenbacher Maxwell ? 1916, #4 0 0 Prest-O-Lite Racing Team
7 Howdy Wilcox, Gil Anderson Premier ? 1916, #29 0 0 Indianapolis Speedway Team
8 Art Johnson Crawford ? 1916, #26 30 4h 1m 54.000s+27m 37.000s 0 William Chandler
9 William Chandler, Frank Elliott Crawford ? 1916, #24 0 0 William Chandler
10 Ora Haibe Ostewig ? 1916, #9 20 4h 3m 10.000s+28m 53.000s 0 S Ostewig
11 Tom Alley Duesenberg ? 1916, #12 0 4h 4m 47.000s+30m 30.000s 0 Ogren Motor Car Co
12 Louis Chevrolet Frontenac ? 1916, #8 0 0 Chevrolet Bros
13 Gil Anderson Premier ? 1916, #28 0 0 Indianapolis Motor Speedway
14 Dave Lewis Crawford ? 1916, #25 0 0 William Chandler
15 Johnny Aitken Peugeot EX3, #18 0 0 Indianapolis Motor Speedway
16 Jules Devigne, Jack le Cain Delage ? 1916, #21 0 0 Harry Harkness
17 Tom Rooney Premier ? 1916, #27 0 0 Indianapolis Speedway Team
18 Arthur Chevrolet Frontenac ? 1916, #7 0 0 Chevrolet Bros
19 Charles Merz Peugeot L76, #19 0 0 Indianapolis Motor Speedway
20 Eddie Rickenbacher Maxwell ? 1916, #5 0 0 Prest-O-Lite Racing Team
21 Aldo Franchi Peugeot L76, #23 0 0 Aldo Franchi

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

Peugeot L76

Peugeot

Peugeot EX3

Peugeot

Duesenberg ? 1916

Duesenberg

Peugeot L76

Sunbeam

Crawford ? 1916

Duesenberg

Ostewig ? 1916

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