1947 Indianapolis 500 in AAA National Motor Car Championship at the Indianapolis circuit. Full information

1947 Indianapolis 500

1947 Indianapolis 500 is 393rd AAA National Motor Car Championship race. Passed at the Indianapolis circuit. Ted Horn won the pole position, Mauri Rose won this race. This was his 5th victory. Bill Holland and Ted Horn also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 200 laps (805 km).

Previous race: 1946 Goshen 100
Next race: 1947 Milwaukee 100

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1947 Indianapolis 500

5th victory for the Lou Moore team
5th victory for the Mauri Rose
12th podium for the Mauri Rose
1st podium for the Bill Holland
9th podium for the Ted Horn

1947 Indianapolis 500

1947 Indianapolis 500

Deidt FD - 1947 Indianapolis 500 winner

Deidt FD - 1947 Indianapolis 500 winner

1947 Indianapolis 500 results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Mauri Rose 1000 4h 17m 52.170s 0 Lou Moore
2 Bill Holland 800 4h 18m 24.290s+32.120s 0 Lou Moore
3 Ted Horn 700 4h 20m 52.550s+3m 0.380s 0 HC Henning
4 Herb Ardinger 207 4h 24m 32.520s+6m 40.350s 0 WC Winfield
4 Cliff Bergere 393 0 WC Winfield
5 Jimmy Jackson 500 4h 25m 52.650s+8m 0.480s 0 HC Henning
6 Rex Mays 400 4h 30m 8.050s+12m 15.880s 0 Bowes Racing
7 Walt Brown 300 4h 54m 51.470s+36m 59.300s 0 Milt Marion
8 Cy Marshall 250 0 Bill White Race Cars
9 Fred Agabashian 200 0 Ross Page
10 Duke Dinsmore 120 0 William Schoof
10 Billy Devore 30 0 William Schoof
11 Les Anderson 100 0 Leslie M Anderson
12 Pete Romcevich 50 0 Anthony Granatelli
13 Emil Andres 0 0 Joe Lencki
13 George Connor 0 0 Joe Lencki
14 Frank Wearne 0 0 Louis Rassey
14 Louis Tomei 0 0 Louis Rassey
15 Kenneth Fowler 0 0 Don Lee
16 Duke Nalon 0 0 Don Lee
17 Roland Free 0 0 Robert J McManus
18 Tony Bettenhausen 0 0 Murrell Belanger
19 Russell Snowberger 0 0 RA Cott
20 Hal Robson 0 0 Richard L Palmer
21 Cliff Bergere 0 0 WC Winfield
22 Joie Chitwood 0 0 Fred A Peters
23 Shorty Cantlon 0 0 Louis Rassey
24 Henry Banks 0 0 Federal Engineering
25 Al Miller 0 0 Clay Ballinger
26 George Connor 0 0 Ed Walsh
27 Mel Hansen 0 0 Robert J Flavell
28 Paul Russo 0 0 Ervin Wolfe
29 Charles Van Acker 0 0 Joe Lencki
30 Milt Fankhouser 0 0 Jack Maurer

List of all cars for the 1947 Indianapolis 500 on the Indianapolis circuit

Alfa Romeo 308

Alfa Romeo SC

Marks ?? 1934

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kurtis Kraft FD

Offenhauser

Wetteroth ? 1947

Offenhauser

Miller FD

Miller SC

Miller 183

Offenhauser

Deidt FD

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Shaw ?? 1936

Offenhauser

Stevens ?? 1938

Offenhauser

Miller FD

Ford V8

Maserati 8CTF

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Wetteroth ?? 1939

Offenhauser

Maserati 8CTF

Maserati L8 c 3.0

Miller FD

Miller

Mercedes W154

Mercedes SC

Miller ? 1947

Offenhauser

Miller RE4D

Miller L6 c

Miller FD

Offenhauser