Official Box Score
24th Indianapolis 500-Mile Race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Saturday, May 30, 1936

FP SP Car No.   Driver Car Name Cassis/Engine Laps Status Prize Money
1 28 8 W Louis Meyer Ring Free Stevens/Miller 200 109.069 $31,300.00
2 11 22 Ted Horn Miller-Hartz Wetteroth/Miller 200 108.170 $13,775.00
3 4 10 Doc MacKenzie* Gilmore Speedway Wetteroth/Offy 200 107.460 $6,900.00
4 30 36 Mauri Rose F.W.D. Miller/Miller 200 107.272 $4,000.00
5 3 18 Chet Miller Boyle Products Summers/Miller 200 106.919 $3,653.00
6 25 41 R Ray Pixley Fink Auto Miller/Miller 200 105.253 $2,328.00
7 9 3 Wilbur Shaw Gilmore Shaw/Offy 200 104.233 $3,650.00
8 14 17 George Barringer Kennedy Tank Rigling/Offy 200 102.630 $1,650.00
9 32 53 Zeke Meyer Boyle Products Cooper/Studebaker 200 101.331 $1,550.00
10 5 38 George Connor Marks Miller Adams/Miller 200 98.931 $1,425.00
11 12 35 Freddie Winnai Midwest Red Lion Stevens/Offy 199 Running $850.00
12 24 9 Ralph Hepburn Art Rose Miller/Offy 195 Running $700.00
13 27 28 Harry McQuinn Sampson Radio Stevens/Miller 196 Out of fuel $600.00
14 10 7 Shorty Cantlon Hamilton-Harris Weil/Miller 194 Out of fuel $535.00
15 1 33 Rex Mays Gilmore Adams/Sparks 192 Out of fuel $920.00
16 23 54 R Doc Williams Superior Trailer Cooper/Miller 192 Out of fuel $505.00
17 29 32 Lou Moore* Burd Piston Ring Miller/Offy 185 Out of fuel $490.00
18 33 19 R Emil Andres* Carew Whippet/Cragar 184 Running $475.00
19 15 4 Floyd Roberts Burd Piston Ring Stevens/Offy 183 Out of fuel $460.00
20 20 14 Frank Brisko Elgin Piston Pin Miller/Brisko 180 Out of fuel $445.00
21 17 12 Al Miller Boyle Products Smith/Miller 119 Accident $430.00
22 7 42 Cliff Bergere* Bowes Seal Fast Stevens/Miller 116 Engine support $415.00
23 26 15 Deacon Litz* Litz Miller/Miller 108 Crankshaft $400.00
24 2 21 Babe Stapp Pirrung Shaw/Offy 89 Crankshaft $1,585.00
25 19 5 Billy Winn Harry A. Miller Miller/Miller 78 Crankshaft $370.00
26 22 52 R Frank McGurk Abels Auto Ford Adams/Cragar 51 Crankshaft $355.00
27 8 27 Louis Tomei Wheeler's Wetteroth/Miller 44 Engine support $340.00
28 6 44 Herb Ardinger Bowes Seal Fast Stevens/Miller 38 Transmission $325.00
29 18 6 Chet Gardner Gardner Duesenberg/Offy 38 Clutch $310.00
30 16 43 Jimmy Snyder Belanger Miller Stevens/Miller 21 Oil leak $295.00
31 21 47 Johnny Seymour Sullivan & O'Brien Stevens/Miller 13 Clutch $280.00
32 31 46 W Fred Frame Burd Piston Ring Miller/Miller 4 Piston $265.00
33 13 2 W Bill Cummings Boyle Products Miller/Offy 0 Clutch $250.00
Total Purse $81,831.00


Time of Race: 4:35:03.39 Average Speed: 109.069 mph Margin of Victory: 2:17.15
Poll: #33 Rex Mays (119.644, 12:32.23) Fastest Race Lap: N/A
Winning Car Owner: Louis Meyer Winning Chief Mechanic: Lawson Harris ** Winning Tire: Firestone
Legend: R=Indianapolis 500-Mile Race Rookie; W=Indianapolis 500-Mile Race Former Winner; *=Had Relief Help
**=Also Riding Mechanic

Lap Leaders: Mays 1-12, Stapp 13-31, Shaw 32-82, Stapp 83-88, Meyer 89-130, Horn 131-146, Meyer 147-200.
Lap Leader Summary: Meyer 2 times for 96 laps, Shaw 1-51, Stapp 2-25, Horn 1-16, Mays 1-12
Lead Changes: 6 among 5 drivers.