1986 Indianapolis 500 in CART at the Indianapolis circuit. Full information

1986 Indianapolis 500

1986 Indianapolis 500 is 96th CART race. Passed at the Indianapolis circuit. Rick Mears won the pole position, Bobby Rahal won this race. This was his 9th victory. Kevin Cogan and Rick Mears also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 200 laps (805 km).

Previous race: 1986 Long Beach Grand Prix
Next race: 1986 Milwaukee Champ Cars

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1986 Indianapolis 500

9th victory for the Truesports team
9th victory for the Bobby Rahal
20th podium for the Bobby Rahal
5th podium for the Kevin Cogan
40th podium for the Rick Mears

1986 Indianapolis 500

1986 Indianapolis 500

March 86C - 1986 Indianapolis 500 winner

March 86C - 1986 Indianapolis 500 winner

1986 Indianapolis 500 results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Bobby Rahal 20 2h 55m 43.48s 0 Truesports
2 Kevin Cogan 16 2h 55m 44.921s 0 Patrick Racing
3 Rick Mears 16 2h 55m 45.361s 0 Penske Racing
4 Roberto Guerrero 12 2h 55m 54.025s 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
5 Al Unser jr 10 199 laps 0 Shierson Racing
6 Michael Andretti 8 199 laps 0 Kraco Racing
7 Emerson Fittipaldi 6 199 laps 0 Patrick Racing
8 Johnny Rutherford 5 198 laps 0 Alex Foods Racing
9 Danny Sullivan 4 197 laps 0 Penske Racing
10 Randy Lanier 3 195 laps 0 Arciero Racing
11 Gary Bettenhausen 2 193 laps 0 Leader Card Racers
12 Geoff Brabham 1 193 laps 0 Galles Racing
13 Raul Boesel 0 192 laps 0 Dick Simon Racing
14 Dick Simon 0 189 laps 0 Dick Simon Racing
15 Arie Luyendyk 0 188 laps Accident 0 Provimi Veal Racing
16 Pancho Carter 0 179 laps Wheel bearing 0 Galles Racing
17 Ed Pimm 0 168 laps Electrics 0 Mike Curb Racing
18 Josele Garza 0 167 laps 0 Machinists Union Racing
19 Roberto Moreno 0 158 laps Engine 0 Galles Racing
20 Jacques Villeneuve 0 154 laps Engine 0 Hemelgarn Racing
21 Chip Ganassi 0 151 laps Engine 0 Machinists Union Racing
22 Al Unser 0 149 laps Vibration 0 Penske Racing
23 Danny Ongais 0 136 laps Ignition 0 Team ASC
24 AJ Foyt jr 0 135 laps Accident 0 Gilmore Racing Team
25 Rich Vogler 0 132 laps Accident 0 Alex Foods Racing
26 George Snider 0 110 laps Ignition 0 AJ Foyt Enterprises
27 Johnny Parsons jr 0 100 laps Accident 0 Machinists Union Racing
28 Tony Bettenhausen jr 0 77 laps Ignition 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
29 Jim Crawford 0 70 laps Engine 0 Team ASC
30 Scott Brayton 0 69 laps Turbocharger 0 Hemelgarn Racing
31 Phil Krueger 0 67 laps Engine 0 Phil Krueger
32 Mario Andretti 0 19 laps Ignition 0 Newman-Haas Racing
0 Tom Sneva 0 0 Mike Curb Racing

Qualifying Results for the 1986 Indianapolis 500 on the Indianapolis circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 Rick Mears 2m 46.03s Penske Racing
2 Danny Sullivan 2m 47.145s Penske Racing
3 Michael Andretti 2m 47.815s Kraco Racing
4 Bobby Rahal 2m 48.579s Truesports
5 Al Unser 2m 49.575s Penske Racing
6 Kevin Cogan 2m 49.874s Patrick Racing
7 Tom Sneva 2m 49.909s Mike Curb Racing
8 Roberto Guerrero 2m 50.152s Bignotti-Cotter Racing
9 Al Unser jr 2m 50.186s Shierson Racing
10 Ed Pimm 2m 50.718s Mike Curb Racing
11 Emerson Fittipaldi 2m 51.235s Patrick Racing
12 Johnny Rutherford 2m 51.249s Alex Foods Racing
13 Randy Lanier 2m 51.458s Arciero Racing
14 Pancho Carter 2m 51.727s Galles Racing
15 Jacques Villeneuve 2m 51.922s Hemelgarn Racing
16 Danny Ongais 2m 52.119s Team ASC
17 Josele Garza 2m 52.299s Machinists Union Racing
18 Tony Bettenhausen jr 2m 52.304s Bettenhausen Motorsports
19 Arie Luyendyk 2m 53.234s Provimi Veal Racing
20 Geoff Brabham 2m 53.844s Galles Racing
21 AJ Foyt jr 2m 48.846s Gilmore Racing Team
22 Raul Boesel 2m 50.453s Dick Simon Racing
23 Scott Brayton 2m 53.011s Hemelgarn Racing
24 Phil Krueger 2m 53.12s Phil Krueger
25 Chip Ganassi 2m 53.419s Machinists Union Racing
26 Jim Crawford 2m 52.322s Team ASC
27 Rich Vogler 2m 53.003s Alex Foods Racing
28 Johnny Parsons jr 2m 53.165s Machinists Union Racing
29 Gary Bettenhausen 2m 51.628s Leader Card Racers
30 Mario Andretti Ignition Newman-Haas Racing
31 George Snider Ignition AJ Foyt Enterprises
32 Roberto Moreno Engine Galles Racing
33 Dick Simon 2m 55.629s Dick Simon Racing

List of all cars for the 1986 Indianapolis 500 on the Indianapolis circuit

Lola T86/00

Cosworth

Penske PC15

Chevrolet

March 85C

Cosworth

March 86C

Buick

March 86C

Cosworth