1960 Indianapolis Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Indianapolis circuit. Full information

1960 Indianapolis Grand Prix poster

1960 Indianapolis Grand Prix poster

1960 Indianapolis Grand Prix

1960 Indianapolis Grand Prix is 87th Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Indianapolis circuit. Jim Rathmann won this race. This was his 1st victory. Rodger Ward and Paul Goldsmith also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 200 laps (805 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1960 Monaco Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1960 Netherlands Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1960 Indianapolis Grand Prix

3rd victory for the Watson team
1st victory for the Jim Rathmann
4th podium for the Jim Rathmann
2nd podium for the Rodger Ward
1st podium for the Paul Goldsmith

1960 Indianapolis Grand Prix

1960 Indianapolis Grand Prix

Watson Indy Roadster - 1960 Indianapolis Grand Prix winner

Watson Indy Roadster - 1960 Indianapolis Grand Prix winner

1960 Indianapolis Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Jim Rathmann 8.00  3h 36m 11.360s  ( 223.304 km/h ) 200 Ken-Paul
2 Rodger Ward 6.00  3h 36m 24.109s  ( +12.749s ) 200 Leader Card 500
3 Paul Goldsmith 4.00  3h 39m 18.660s  ( +3m 07.300s ) 200 Norman Demler
4 Don Branson 3.00  3h 39m 19.340s  ( +3m 07.979s ) 200 Bob Estes
5 Johnny Thomson 2.00  3h 39m 22.710s  ( +3m 11.350s ) 200 Adams Quarter Horse Racing
6 Eddie Johnson 1.00  3h 40m 21.970s  ( +4m 10.609s ) 200 Jim Robbins
7 Lloyd Ruby 0  3h 40m 39.950s  ( +4m 28.590s ) 200 J.C. Agajanian
8 Bob Veith 0  3h 41m 28.840s  ( +5m 17.479s ) 200 Peter Schmidt
9 Bud Tingelstad 0  3h 44m 31.270s  ( +8m 19.909s ) 200 Jim Robbins
10 Bob Christie 0  3h 44m 51.640s  ( +8m 40.279s ) 200 Federal Engineering
11 Red Amick 0  3h 47m 21.940s  ( +11m 10.580s ) 200 King O'Lawn/Leonard Faas
12 Duane Carter 0  3h 47m 28.560s  ( +11m 17.199s ) 200 Thompson / Ensley & Murphy
13 Bill Homeier 0  3h 48m 22.070s  ( +12m 10.710s ) 200 Ridgewood Builders
14 Gene Hartley 0   196 Sumar/Chapman Root
15 Chuck Stevenson 0   196 Leader Card 500
16 Bobby Grim 0   194 William Forbes
17 Shorty Templeman 0   191 Federal Engineering
18 Jim Hurtubise 0  Connecting rod 185 Travelon Trailer / Ernest Ruiz
19 Jimmy Bryan 0  Fuel pump 152 Metal-Cal
20 Troy Ruttman 0  Rear axle 134 John Zink
21 Eddie Sachs 0  Magneto 132 Dean Van Lines
22 Don Freeland 0  Magneto 129 Ross-Babcock Traveler Racing
23 Tony Bettenhausen 0  Connecting rod 125 Lindsey Hopkins
24 Wayne Weiler 0  Accident 103 Ansted Rotary
25 Aj Foyt 0  Clutch 90 Bowes Seal Fast Racing
26 Eddie Russo 0  Accident 84 Go-Kart/C.O. Prather
27 Johnny Boyd 0  Engine 77 Bowes Seal Fast Racing
28 Gene Force 0  Brakes 74 Roy McKay
29 Jim Mcwithey 0  Brakes 60 Hoover Motor Express
30 Len Sutton 0  Engine 47 S-R Racing/Salemi & Rini
31 Dick Rathmann 0  Brakes 42 Jim Robbins
32 Al Herman 0  Clutch 34 Joe Hunt Magneto
33 Dempsey Wilson 0  Magneto 11 Bryant Heating
nq Chuck Arnold 0     Fred Gerhardt
nq Jimmy Daywalt 0     Bryant Heating
nq Jack Turner 0     Kelso Auto Dynamics
nq Al Keller 0     McKay's Bulldog
nq Norm Hall 0     Ridgewood Builders
nq Ebb Rose 0     John Zink
nq Chuck Hulse 0     H.A. Chapman
nq Jack Rounds 0     Hart Fullerton
nq Lee Drollinger 0     Ray Brady
nq Bob Cleberg 0     Detroiter Mobil Homes
nq Chuck Hulse 0     Bob Sorenson
nq Jim Packard 0     Sclavi & Amos
nq Russ Congdon 0     Hall-Mar
nq Chuck Rodee 0     Dunn Engineering

Qualifying Results for the 1960 Indianapolis Grand Prix on the Indianapolis circuit

Position Name Result Team
0 Rodger Ward 0 Leader Card 500
0 Tony Bettenhausen 0 Lindsey Hopkins
0 Johnny Thomson 0 Adams Quarter Horse Racing
0 Jim Rathmann 0 Ken-Paul
0 Aj Foyt 0 Bowes Seal Fast Racing
0 Eddie Sachs 0 Dean Van Lines
0 Don Branson 0 Bob Estes
0 Johnny Boyd 0 Bowes Seal Fast Racing
0 Len Sutton 0 S-R Racing/Salemi & Rini
0 Jimmy Bryan 0 Metal-Cal
0 Bobby Grim 0 William Forbes
0 Jim Mcwithey 0 Hoover Motor Express
0 Duane Carter 0 Thompson / Ensley & Murphy
0 Bud Tingelstad 0 Jim Robbins
0 Chuck Arnold 0 Fred Gerhardt
0 Eddie Johnson 0 Jim Robbins
0 Dempsey Wilson 0 Bryant Heating
0 Jimmy Daywalt 0 Bryant Heating
0 Jack Turner 0 Kelso Auto Dynamics
0 Shorty Templeman 0 Federal Engineering
0 Red Amick 0 King O'Lawn/Leonard Faas
0 Troy Ruttman 0 John Zink
0 Wayne Weiler 0 Ansted Rotary
0 Al Keller 0 McKay's Bulldog
0 Gene Force 0 Roy McKay
0 Bob Christie 0 Federal Engineering
0 Bill Homeier 0 Ridgewood Builders
0 Norm Hall 0 Ridgewood Builders
0 Ebb Rose 0 John Zink
0 Chuck Hulse 0 H.A. Chapman
0 Bob Veith 0 Peter Schmidt
0 Eddie Russo 0 Go-Kart/C.O. Prather
0 Gene Hartley 0 Sumar/Chapman Root
0 Jack Rounds 0 Hart Fullerton
0 Jim Hurtubise 0 Travelon Trailer / Ernest Ruiz
0 Lee Drollinger 0 Ray Brady
0 Bob Cleberg 0 Detroiter Mobil Homes
0 Chuck Stevenson 0 Leader Card 500
0 Chuck Hulse 0 Bob Sorenson
0 Jim Packard 0 Sclavi & Amos
0 Don Freeland 0 Ross-Babcock Traveler Racing
0 Al Herman 0 Joe Hunt Magneto
0 Russ Congdon 0 Hall-Mar
0 Chuck Rodee 0 Dunn Engineering
0 Dick Rathmann 0 Jim Robbins
0 Lloyd Ruby 0 J.C. Agajanian
0 Paul Goldsmith 0 Norman Demler

List of all cars for the 1960 Indianapolis Grand Prix on the Indianapolis circuit

Kurtis Kraft ???

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Watson Indy Roadster

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Phillips ???

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Trevis Indycar

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kurtis Kraft 500C

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Dunn ???

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Ewing E(?)

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kuzma Indy Roadster

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kurtis Kraft 500G

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Christensen ???

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kurtis Kraft 500H

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Meskowski ???

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Moore ???

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Lesovsky ???

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Epperly Indy Roadster

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Gerhardt ???

Offenhauser L4 4.5