1948 Indianapolis 500 in AAA National Motor Car Championship at the Indianapolis circuit. Full information

1948 Indianapolis 500

1948 Indianapolis 500 is 405th AAA National Motor Car Championship race. Passed at the Indianapolis circuit. Rex Mays won the pole position, Mauri Rose won this race. This was his 6th victory. Bill Holland and Duke Nalon also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 200 laps (805 km).

Previous race: 1948 Arlington 100
Next race: 1948 Milwaukee 100

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1948 Indianapolis 500

6th victory for the Lou Moore team
6th victory for the Mauri Rose
13th podium for the Mauri Rose
6th podium for the Bill Holland
6th podium for the Duke Nalon

1948 Indianapolis 500

1948 Indianapolis 500

Deidt Tuffanelli Derrico - 1948 Indianapolis 500 winner

Deidt Tuffanelli Derrico - 1948 Indianapolis 500 winner

1948 Indianapolis 500 results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Mauri Rose 1000 4h 10m 23.330s 0 Lou Moore
2 Bill Holland 800 4h 11m 47.400s+1m 24.070s 0 Lou Moore
3 Duke Nalon 700 4h 14m 9.780s+3m 46.450s 0 WC Winfield
4 Ted Horn 600 4h 14m 34.470s+4m 11.140s 0 HC Henning
5 Mack Hellings 500 4h 24m 38.520s+14m 15.190s 0 Don Lee
6 Hal Cole 400 4h 28m 50.860s+18m 27.530s 0 Hal Cole
7 Lee Wallard 300 4h 34m 47.000s+24m 23.670s 0 Howard Iddings
8 Johnny Mauro 215 0 Johnny Mauro
8 Louis Durant 35 0 Johnny Mauro
9 Tommy Hinnershitz 200 0 Kurtis-Kraft
10 Jimmy Jackson 150 0 Howard Keck
11 Charles Van Acker 100 0 Walter A Redmer
12 Billy Devore 50 0 Pat Clancy
13 Johnny Mantz 0 0 JC Agajanian
14 Tony Bettenhausen 0 0 Murrell Belanger
15 Hal Robson 0 0 Palmer Racing
16 Bill Cantrell 0 0 Lou Fageol
17 Joie Chitwood 0 0 Ted Nyquist
17 Paul Russo 0 0 Ted Nyquist
17 Johnny Shackelford 0 0 Ted Nyquist
18 Bill Sheffler 0 0 Bill Sheffler
19 Rex Mays 0 0 Bowes Racing
20 Chet Miller 0 0 Don Lee
20 Louis Tomei 0 0 Don Lee
20 Kenneth Fowler 0 0 Don Lee
21 Jack Mcgrath 0 0 Bill Sheffler
22 Duane Carter 0 0 Murrell Belanger
23 Fred Agabashian 0 0 Ross Page
24 Les Anderson 0 0 Leslie M Anderson
25 Mel Hansen 0 0 Paul Weirick
26 Sam Hanks 0 0 Robert J Flavell
27 Spider Webb 0 0 Bruce Bromme
28 George Connor 0 0 HC Henning
29 Doc Williams 0 0 Ford Moyer
30 Mike Salay 0 0 John Lorenz
31 Emil Andres 0 0 George Tuffanelli
32 Paul Russo 0 0 RA Cott
33 Harry McQuinn 0 0 Gerard H Brisko

List of all cars for the 1948 Indianapolis 500 on the Indianapolis circuit

Bromme ? 1948

Offenhauser

Mercedes W154

Mercedes SC

Kurtis Kraft 2000

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Adams ? 1948

Offenhauser

Deidt Tuffanelli Derrico

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Maserati 8CTF

Maserati L8 c 3.0

Shaw ? 1948

Offenhauser

Meyer ? 1948

Offenhauser

Wetteroth ? 1948

Offenhauser

Alfa Romeo 308

Alfa Romeo SC

Cooper ? 1948

Offenhauser

Stevens ? 1948

Offenhauser