1982 Indianapolis 500 in CART at the Indianapolis circuit. Full information

1982 Indianapolis 500

1982 Indianapolis 500 is 40th CART race. Passed at the Indianapolis circuit. Rick Mears won the pole position, Gordon Johncock won this race. This was his 3rd victory. Rick Mears and Pancho Carter also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 200 laps (805 km).

Previous race: 1982 Atlanta Champ Cars
Next race: 1982 Milwaukee Champ Cars

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1982 Indianapolis 500

3rd victory for the Patrick Racing team
3rd victory for the Gordon Johncock
13th podium for the Gordon Johncock
24th podium for the Rick Mears
3rd podium for the Pancho Carter

1982 Indianapolis 500

1982 Indianapolis 500

Wildcat Mk8B - 1982 Indianapolis 500 winner

Wildcat Mk8B - 1982 Indianapolis 500 winner

1982 Indianapolis 500 results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Gordon Johncock 0 3h 5m 9.14s 0 Patrick Racing
2 Rick Mears 0 3h 5m 9.3s 0 Penske Racing
3 Pancho Carter 0 199 laps 0 Alex Foods Racing
4 Tom Sneva 0 197 laps Engine 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
5 Al Unser 0 197 laps 0 Longhorn Racing
6 Don Whittington 0 196 laps 0 Whittington Racing
7 Jim Hickman 0 189 laps 0 Rattlesnake Racing
8 Johnny Rutherford 0 187 laps Engine 0 Chaparral Racing
9 Herm Johnson 0 186 laps 0 Team Menard
10 Howdy Holmes 0 186 laps 0 Shierson Racing
11 Bobby Rahal 0 174 laps Engine 0 Truesports
12 Gary Bettenhausen 0 158 laps Engine 0 Lindsey Hopkins Racing
13 Hector Rebaque 0 150 laps Fire 0 Forsythe Racing
14 Danny Sullivan 0 148 laps Accident 0 Forsythe-Brown Racing
15 Chip Ganassi 0 147 laps Engine 0 Rhoades Racing
16 Bill Whittington 0 121 laps Engine 0 Whittington Racing
17 Michael Chandler 0 104 laps Gearbox 0 Bill Freeman Racing
18 Tom Bigelow 0 96 laps Engine 0 HBK Racing
19 AJ Foyt jr 0 95 laps Transmission 0 Gilmore Racing Team
20 Johnny Parsons jr 0 92 laps Accident 0 Wysard Motor Co
21 George Snider 0 87 laps Transmission 0 Fletcher Racing Team
22 Danny Ongais 0 62 laps Accident 0 Interscope Racing
23 Jerry Sneva 0 61 laps Accident 0 Hoffman Racing
24 Chet Fillip 0 60 laps Accident damage 0 Circle Bar Auto Racing
25 Pete Halsmer 0 38 laps Transmission 0 Arciero Racing
26 Tony Bettenhausen jr 0 37 laps Accident 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
27 Dennis Firestone 0 37 laps Transmission 0 BCV Racing
28 Geoff Brabham 0 12 laps Engine 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
29 Josele Garza 0 1 laps Engine 0 Garza Racing
30 Kevin Cogan 0 Accident 0 Penske Racing
31 Mario Andretti 0 Accident 0 Patrick Racing
32 Roger Mears 0 Accident 0 Machinists Union Racing
33 Dale Whittington 0 Accident 0 Whittington Racing

Qualifying Results for the 1982 Indianapolis 500 on the Indianapolis circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 Rick Mears 2m 53.91s Penske Racing
2 Kevin Cogan 2m 56.4s Penske Racing
3 AJ Foyt jr 2m 57.05s Gilmore Racing Team
4 Mario Andretti 2m 57.19s Patrick Racing
5 Gordon Johncock 2m 58.32s Patrick Racing
6 Bill Whittington 2m 58.52s Whittington Racing
7 Tom Sneva 2m 59.08s Bignotti-Cotter Racing
8 Don Whittington 2m 59.35s Whittington Racing
9 Danny Ongais 3m 0.77s Interscope Racing
10 Pancho Carter 3m 0.95s Alex Foods Racing
11 Chip Ganassi 3m 2.09s Rhoades Racing
12 Johnny Rutherford 3m 2.68s Chaparral Racing
13 Danny Sullivan 3m 3.4s Forsythe-Brown Racing
14 Herm Johnson 3m 3.74s Team Menard
15 Hector Rebaque 3m 3.97s Forsythe Racing
16 Al Unser 3m 4.08s Longhorn Racing
17 Bobby Rahal 3m 4.9s Truesports
18 Howdy Holmes 3m 5.12s Shierson Racing
19 Roger Mears 3m 5.42s Machinists Union Racing
20 Geoff Brabham 3m 0.99s Bignotti-Cotter Racing
21 Dennis Firestone 3m 2.54s BCV Racing
22 Michael Chandler 3m 1.78s Bill Freeman Racing
23 Dale Whittington 3m 2.1s Whittington Racing
24 Jim Hickman 3m 3.47s Rattlesnake Racing
25 Johnny Parsons jr 3m 3.74s Wysard Motor Co
26 George Snider 3m 4.15s Fletcher Racing Team
27 Tony Bettenhausen jr 3m 4.21s Bettenhausen Motorsports
28 Jerry Sneva 3m 4.36s Hoffman Racing
29 Chet Fillip 3m 4.73s Circle Bar Auto Racing
30 Gary Bettenhausen 3m 3.98s Lindsey Hopkins Racing
31 Tom Bigelow 3m 4.82s HBK Racing
32 Pete Halsmer 3m 5s Arciero Racing
33 Josele Garza 3m 5.09s Garza Racing

List of all cars for the 1982 Indianapolis 500 on the Indianapolis circuit

Penske PC10

Cosworth

Eagle 81

Chevrolet

Chaparral 2K

Cosworth

Wildcat Mk8B

Cosworth

March 81C

Cosworth

Penske PC9B

Cosworth

Interscope 003

Cosworth

March 82C

Cosworth

Eagle 81

Cosworth

Wildcat Mk8

Cosworth

Longhorn LR03

Cosworth