1958 Indianapolis 500 in Formula 1 at the Indianapolis circuit. Full information

1958 Indianapolis 500 poster

1958 Indianapolis 500 poster

1958 Indianapolis 500

1958 Indianapolis 500 is 68th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Indianapolis circuit. Dick Rathmann won the pole position, Jimmy Bryan won this race. This was his 1st victory. George Amick and Johnny Boyd also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 200 laps (805 km).

Previous race: 1958 Netherlands Grand Prix
Next race: 1958 Belgium Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1958 Indianapolis 500

2nd victory for the Epperly team
1st victory for the Jimmy Bryan
3rd podium for the Jimmy Bryan
1st podium for the George Amick
1st podium for the Johnny Boyd

1958 Indianapolis 500

1958 Indianapolis 500

Salih ?? 1957 - 1958 Indianapolis 500 winner

Salih ?? 1957 - 1958 Indianapolis 500 winner

1958 Indianapolis 500 results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Jimmy Bryan 8.00  3h 44m 13.800s  ( 215.297 km/h ) 200 Belond AP/George Salih
2 George Amick 6.00  3h 44m 41.129s  ( +27.329s ) 200 Norman Demler
3 Johnny Boyd 4.00  3h 45m 23.470s  ( +1m 09.670s ) 200 Bowes Seal Fast Racing
4 Tony Bettenhausen 4.00  3h 45m 48.610s  ( +1m 34.811s ) 200 Jones & Maley Cars
5 Jim Rathmann 2.00  3h 45m 49.420s  ( +1m 35.620s ) 200 Leader Card 500
6 Jimmy Reece 0  3h 46m 30.750s  ( +2m 16.950s ) 200 John Zink
7 Don Freeland 0  3h 46m 34.860s  ( +2m 21.061s ) 200 Bob Estes
8 Jud Larson 0  3h 49m 47.820s  ( +5m 34.021s ) 200 John Zink
9 Eddie Johnson 0  3h 50m 29.560s  ( +6m 15.760s ) 200 Bryant Heating
10 Bill Cheesbourg 0  3h 52m 17.390s  ( +8m 03.590s ) 200 Novi Racing
11 Al Keller 0  3h 53m 28.000s  ( +9m 14.200s ) 200 Bardahl/Pat Clancy
12 Johnnie Parsons 0  3h 53m 54.650s  ( +9m 40.851s ) 200 Fred Gerhardt
13 Johnnie Tolan 0  3h 54m 06.040s  ( +9m 52.240s ) 200 Greenman-Casale
14 Bob Christie 0  Spin 189 Federal Engineering
15 Dempsey Wilson 0  Clutch 151 Bob Sorenson
16 Aj Foyt 0  Spin 148 Dean Van Lines
17 Mike Magill 0  Black flag 136 Dayton Steel Foundry
18 Paul Russo 0  Radiator 122 Novi Racing
19 Shorty Templeman 0  Brakes 116 McNamara/Kalamazoo Sports
20 Rodger Ward 0  Magneto 93 Wolcott Fuel Injection
21 Billy Garrett 0  Gearbox 80 H.A. Chapman
22 Eddie Sachs 0  Joint 68 Peter Schmidt
23 Johnny Thomson 0  Steering 52 D-A Lubricants Racing
24 Chuck Weyant 0  Accident 38 Dunn Engineering
25 Jack Turner 0  Fuel pump 21 Massaglia Hotels
26 Bob Veith 0  Accident 1 Bowes Seal Fast Racing
27 Dick Rathmann 0  Accident 0 McNamara/Kalamazoo Sports
28 Ed Elisian 0  Accident 0 John Zink
29 Pat O'connor 0  Fatal accident 0 Sumar/Chapman Root
30 Paul Goldsmith 0  Accident 0 City of Daytona
31 Jerry Unser 0  Accident 0 Roy McKay
32 Len Sutton 0  Accident 0 Jim Robbins
33 Art Bisch 0  Accident 0 Helse / H.H. Johnson
nq Rex Easton 0     Hoover Motor Express
nq Art Bisch 0     Ansted Rotary
nq Jack Ensley 0     Ansted Rotary
nq Marshall Teague 0     Sumar/Chapman Root
nq Gene Hartley 0     Hoyt Machine/Fred Sommer
nq Elmer George 0     Ansted Rotary
nq Jerry Unser 0     Sumar/Chapman Root
nq Ray Crawford 0     Meguiar's Mirror/Crawford
nq Jerry Unser 0     Duncan
nq Juan Manuel Fangio 0     Novi Racing
nq Eddie Russo 0     Sclavi & Amos
nq Fred Agabashian 0     City of Memphis
nq Fred Agabashian 0     Helse / H.H. Johnson
nq Van Johnson 0     Ray Brady
nq Joe Giba 0     Carl Anderson
nq Jim Mcwithey 0     Federal Engineering
nq Jimmy Daywalt 0     Federal Engineering
nq Dempsey Wilson 0     Hall-Mar
nq Rex Easton 0     Wyandotte Tool
nq Bill Homeier 0     Kurtis-Kraft / Smith
nq Al Herman 0     D-A Lubricants Racing
nq Fred Agabashian 0     D-A Lubricants Racing
nq Jimmy Daywalt 0     Central Excavating/Pete Salemi
nq Len Sutton 0     Central Excavating/Pete Salemi
nq Bob Cortner 0     McKay's Bulldog
nq Leroy Warriner 0     Safety Auto Glass
nq Bill Homeier 0     Safety Auto Glass
nq Troy Ruttman 0     J.C. Agajanian

Qualifying Results for the 1958 Indianapolis 500 on the Indianapolis circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 Dick Rathmann 4m 6.62s McNamara/Kalamazoo Sports
2 Ed Elisian 4m 6.7s John Zink
3 Jimmy Reece 4m 7.4s John Zink
4 Bob Veith 4m 8.48s Bowes Seal Fast Racing
5 Pat O'connor 4m 8.58s Sumar/Chapman Root
6 Johnnie Parsons 4m 8.82s Fred Gerhardt
7 Jimmy Bryan 4m 9.68s Belond AP/George Salih
8 Johnny Boyd 4m 9.96s Bowes Seal Fast Racing
9 Tony Bettenhausen 4m 10.14s Jones & Maley Cars
10 Jack Turner 4m 10.98s Massaglia Hotels
11 Rodger Ward 4m 11.28s Wolcott Fuel Injection
13 Don Freeland 4m 11.69s Bob Estes
14 Paul Russo 4m 11.82s Novi Racing
15 Billy Garrett 4m 12.14s H.A. Chapman
16 Paul Goldsmith 4m 12.2s City of Daytona
17 Bob Christie 4m 13.07s Federal Engineering
18 Eddie Sachs 4m 8.86s Peter Schmidt
19 Jud Larson 4m 10.85s John Zink
20 Jim Rathmann 4m 11.49s Leader Card 500
21 Al Keller 4m 11.87s Bardahl/Pat Clancy
22 Johnny Thomson 4m 11.91s D-A Lubricants Racing
23 Shorty Templeman 4m 12.07s McNamara/Kalamazoo Sports
24 Jerry Unser 4m 12.18s Sumar/Chapman Root
25 George Amick 4m 12.26s Norman Demler
26 Eddie Johnson 4m 12.33s Bryant Heating
27 Len Sutton 4m 12.36s Jim Robbins
28 Art Bisch 4m 12.4s Ansted Rotary
29 Chuck Weyant 4m 12.44s Dunn Engineering
31 Mike Magill 4m 13.03s Dayton Steel Foundry
32 Dempsey Wilson 4m 28.11s Bob Sorenson
33 Bill Cheesbourg 4m 12.55s Novi Racing
0 Rex Easton 0 Hoover Motor Express
0 Jack Ensley 0 Ansted Rotary
0 Marshall Teague 0 Sumar/Chapman Root
0 Johnnie Tolan 0 Greenman-Casale
0 Gene Hartley 0 Hoyt Machine/Fred Sommer
0 Elmer George 0 Ansted Rotary
0 Aj Foyt 0 Dean Van Lines
0 Ray Crawford 0 Meguiar's Mirror/Crawford
0 Jerry Unser 0 Duncan
0 Juan Manuel Fangio 0 Novi Racing
0 Eddie Russo 0 Sclavi & Amos
0 Fred Agabashian 0 City of Memphis
0 Art Bisch 0 Helse / H.H. Johnson
0 Fred Agabashian 0 Helse / H.H. Johnson
0 Van Johnson 0 Ray Brady
0 Joe Giba 0 Carl Anderson
0 Jim Mcwithey 0 Federal Engineering
0 Jimmy Daywalt 0 Federal Engineering
0 Dempsey Wilson 0 Hall-Mar
0 Rex Easton 0 Wyandotte Tool
0 Bill Homeier 0 Kurtis-Kraft / Smith
0 Al Herman 0 D-A Lubricants Racing
0 Fred Agabashian 0 D-A Lubricants Racing
0 Jimmy Daywalt 0 Central Excavating/Pete Salemi
0 Len Sutton 0 Central Excavating/Pete Salemi
0 Jerry Unser 0 Roy McKay
0 Bob Cortner 0 McKay's Bulldog
0 Leroy Warriner 0 Safety Auto Glass
0 Bill Homeier 0 Safety Auto Glass
0 Troy Ruttman 0 J.C. Agajanian

List of all cars for the 1958 Indianapolis 500 on the Indianapolis circuit

Kuzma ?? 1956

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kurtis Kraft 500H

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kurtis Kraft 500A

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Snowberger ?? 1957

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kurtis Kraft 500C

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Dunn ?? 1957

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kurtis Kraft 500G

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kurtis Kraft 3000D

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Lesovsky ?? 1956

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Curtis ?? 1958

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kuzma ?? 1955

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Epperly ?? 1958

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kurtis Kraft 500E

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Lesovsky ?? 1957

Offenhauser SC

Phillips ?? 1957

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Salih ?? 1957

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kurtis Kraft 500G

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kuzma ?? 1958

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Watson ?? 1956

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Watson ?? 1958

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kurtis Kraft 500D

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Watson ?? 1957

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kuzma ?? 1957

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Epperly ?? 1957

Offenhauser L4 4.5