1931 Indianapolis 500 in AAA National Motor Car Championship at the Indianapolis circuit. Full information

1931 Indianapolis 500

1931 Indianapolis 500 is 343rd AAA National Motor Car Championship race. Passed at the Indianapolis circuit. Russell Snowberger won the pole position, Louis Schneider won this race. This was his 1st victory. Fred Frame and Ralph Hepburn also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 200 laps (805 km).

Previous race: 1930 Syracuse 100
Next race: 1931 Detroit 100

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1931 Indianapolis 500

1st victory for the BL Schneider team
1st victory for the Louis Schneider
3rd podium for the Louis Schneider
3rd podium for the Fred Frame
4th podium for the Ralph Hepburn

1931 Indianapolis 500

1931 Indianapolis 500

Stevens ? 1931 - 1931 Indianapolis 500 winner

Stevens ? 1931 - 1931 Indianapolis 500 winner

1931 Indianapolis 500 results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Louis Schneider 600 5h 10m 27.930s 0 BL Schneider
2 Fred Frame 450 5h 11m 11.120s+43.190s 0 Harry Hartz
3 Ralph Hepburn 292 5h 18m 23.350s+7m 55.420s 0 Miller Automobiles
3 Peter Kreis 108 0 Miller Automobiles
4 Myron Stevens 127.7 5h 18m 40.090s+8m 12.160s 0 Louis Meyer
4 Louis Meyer 0 0 Louis Meyer
5 Russell Snowberger 300 5h 18m 50.700s+8m 22.770s 0 Russell Snowberger
6 Jimmy Gleason 185 5h 20m 29.760s+10m 1.830s 0 Duesenberg Bros
6 Wilbur Shaw 65 0 Duesenberg Bros
7 Ernie Triplett 200 5h 22m 26.240s+11m 58.310s 0 James H Booth
8 Stubby Stubberfield 150 5h 24m 35.370s+14m 7.440s 0 Milton Jones
9 Cliff Bergere 100 5h 26m 39.620s+16m 11.690s 0 Elco Grease & Oil Co
10 Chet Miller 38.7 5h 34m 53.750s+24m 25.820s 0 Buddy Marr
10 Bryan Saulspaugh 11.3 0 Buddy Marr
11 George Howie 0 5h 42m 15.990s+31m 48.060s 0 George N Howie
11 Herman Schurch 0 0 George N Howie
11 Lora Corum 0 0 George N Howie
12 Red Shafer 0 5h 47m 15.500s+36m 47.570s 0 Phil Shafer
13 Dave Evans 0 5h 48m 8.940s+37m 41.010s 0 Cummins Engine Co
14 Al Aspen 0 5h 49m 47.820s+39m 19.890s 0 William Alberti
14 Bill Denver 0 0 William Alberti
15 Sam Ross 0 5h 52m 21.890s+41m 53.960s 0 William M Yahr
16 Joe Huff 0 0 Goldberg Brothers
16 Speed Gardner 0 0 Goldberg Brothers
17 Deacon Litz 0 0 Henry W Maley
17 Bill Cummings 0 0 Henry W Maley
18 Tony Gulotta 0 0 Ab Jenkins
19 Billy Arnold 0 0 Harry Hartz
20 Luther Johnson 0 0 William H Richards
21 Billy Winn 0 0 Fred Clemons
21 Jimmy Patterson 0 0 Fred Clemons
22 Frank Brisko 0 0 Frank Brisko
23 Gene Haustein 0 0 Fronty Sales of Michigan
24 Joe Russo 0 0 George A Henry
25 Speed Gardner 0 0 CE Ricketts
25 Wesley Crawford 0 0 CE Ricketts
26 Lou Moore 0 0 MJ Boyle
27 Shorty Cantlon 0 0 Bill White Race Cars
28 Bill Cummings 0 0 Empire State Gas Motors
29 Fred Winnai 0 0 BL Schneider
30 Phil Pardee 0 0 Phil Pardee
30 Wilbur Shaw 0 0 Phil Pardee
31 Paul Bost 0 0 Empire State Gas Motors
32 Frank Farmer 0 0 Milton Jones
33 George Wingerter 0 0 George H Wingerter
34 Louis Meyer 0 0 Aiden Sampson II
35 Babe Stapp 0 0 Rigling & Henning
36 John Boling 0 0 Grapho Metal Packing Co
37 Leon Duray 0 0 Leon Duray
38 Harry Butcher 0 0 Butcher Bros
39 Herman Schurch 0 0 Fred Clemons
40 Francis Quinn 0 0 James H Wade

Qualifying Results for the 1931 Indianapolis 500 on the Indianapolis circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 Russell Snowberger 0 Russell Snowberger
2 Bill Cummings 0 Empire State Gas Motors
3 Paul Bost 0 Empire State Gas Motors
4 Deacon Litz 0 Henry W Maley
4 Bill Cummings 0 Henry W Maley
5 Ernie Triplett 0 James H Booth
6 Babe Stapp 0 Rigling & Henning
7 Speed Gardner 0 CE Ricketts
7 Wesley Crawford 0 CE Ricketts
8 Fred Frame 0 Harry Hartz
9 Stubby Stubberfield 0 Milton Jones
10 Ralph Hepburn 0 Miller Automobiles
10 Peter Kreis 0 Miller Automobiles
11 Phil Pardee 0 Phil Pardee
11 Wilbur Shaw 0 Phil Pardee
12 Luther Johnson 0 William H Richards
13 Louis Schneider 0 BL Schneider
14 Cliff Bergere 0 Elco Grease & Oil Co
15 Chet Miller 0 Buddy Marr
15 Bryan Saulspaugh 0 Buddy Marr
16 Joe Russo 0 George A Henry
17 Dave Evans 0 Cummins Engine Co
18 Billy Arnold 0 Harry Hartz
19 Tony Gulotta 0 Ab Jenkins
20 Jimmy Gleason 0 Duesenberg Bros
20 Wilbur Shaw 0 Duesenberg Bros
21 Francis Quinn 0 James H Wade
22 Frank Farmer 0 Milton Jones
23 Red Shafer 0 Phil Shafer
24 John Boling 0 Grapho Metal Packing Co
25 Louis Meyer 0 Aiden Sampson II
26 Shorty Cantlon 0 Bill White Race Cars
27 Frank Brisko 0 Frank Brisko
28 Fred Winnai 0 BL Schneider
29 Leon Duray 0 Leon Duray
30 George Howie 0 George N Howie
30 Herman Schurch 0 George N Howie
30 Lora Corum 0 George N Howie
31 Al Aspen 0 William Alberti
31 Bill Denver 0 William Alberti
32 George Wingerter 0 George H Wingerter
33 Harry Butcher 0 Butcher Bros
34 Gene Haustein 0 Fronty Sales of Michigan
35 Myron Stevens 0 Louis Meyer
35 Louis Meyer 0 Louis Meyer
36 Billy Winn 0 Fred Clemons
36 Jimmy Patterson 0 Fred Clemons
37 Sam Ross 0 William M Yahr
38 Lou Moore 0 MJ Boyle
39 Herman Schurch 0 Fred Clemons
40 Joe Huff 0 Goldberg Brothers
40 Speed Gardner 0 Goldberg Brothers

List of all cars for the 1931 Indianapolis 500 on the Indianapolis circuit

Snowberger ? 1931

Studebaker

Miller 230

Miller

Cooper FD

Miller

Studebaker ? 1931

Studebaker

Duesenberg 240

Duesenberg

Miller FD

Miller SC

Miller FD

Miller SC

Miller 183

Ford A

Miller FD

Miller SC

Duesenberg ? 1931

Duesenberg

Rigling ? 1931

Duesenberg

Miller 122

Miller SC

Rigling ? 1931

Studebaker

Dodge ? 1931

Chrysler

Duesenberg 122

Duesenberg