1981 Indianapolis 500

Qualifying Chronology

Att #DateTimeQual
Day
Car #Driver
Name
LapsQual
Time
Qual
Speed
RankStartComment
105-0915:3412TOM SNEVA3WAVED OFF
205-0915:49114A. J. FOYT4 3:03.6000196.07863 
305-0916:03156TOM BIGELOW4 3:11.1900188.2942114 
405-0916:1411JOHNNY RUTHERFORD4 3:04.2500195.38785 
505-0916:22138JERRY KARL2BLOWN ENGINE
605-0916:36188AL UNSER4 3:06.8000192.719149 
705-0916:45165JERRY MILLER0 
805-0916:51121TIM RICHMOND4 3:14.2700185.309BUMPED BY #90
905-0917:01149CHIP MEAD2WAVED OFF
1005-0917:1517BILL ALSUP4 3:06.4300193.102117 
1105-0917:22160GORDON SMILEY4 3:06.5400192.988138 
1205-0917:3115PANCHO CARTER4 3:08.4600191.0221510 
1305-0917:40128HERM JOHNSON4 3:13.6800185.874BUMPED BY #4
1405-1611:04134SPIKE GELLHAUSEN0WAVED OFF
1505-1611:07155JOSELE GARZA4 3:04.5200195.10196 
1605-1611:18134JERRY SNEVA1FLAGGED OFF
1705-1611:23150GEOFF BRABHAM4 3:11.5000187.9902215 
1805-1611:31118JOHNNY PARSONS3WAVED OFF
1905-1611:3613BOBBY UNSER4 2:59.5100200.54621 
2005-1611:53140WALLY DALLENBACH4 3:06.4900193.0401232REPLACED BY MARIO ANDRETTI
2105-1612:01157JOHN MARTIN0PULLED OFF
2205-1612:07199LARRY CANNON3WAVED OFF
2305-1612:15131LARRY DICKSON4 3:13.2600186.2783219 
2405-1612:24142BILLY VUKOVICH II2PULLED OFF
2505-1612:3318GARY BETTENHAUSEN4 3:08.6100190.8701611 
2605-1612:40133VERN SCHUPPAN4 3:12.9800186.5483118 
2705-1612:47186JIM BUICK4 3:25.5500175.140BUMPED BY #99
2805-1612:54132KEVIN COGAN4 3:10.0300189.4441812 
2905-1613:04116TONY BETTENHAUSEN II4 3:12.5000187.0132816 
3005-1613:12120GORDON JOHNCOCK4 3:04.2100195.42974 
3105-1613:18153STEVE KRISILOFF4 3:12.8000186.7223017 
3205-1613:26170DENNIS FIRESTONE4 3:13.8600185.701BUMPED BY #37
3305-1613:34148MIKE MOSLEY4 3:02.6100197.14142 
3405-1613:4116RICK MEARS2PULLED OFF
3505-1613:47129BILLY ENGLEHART4 3:13.8000185.759BUMPED BY #84
3605-1613:54135BOB LAZIER4 3:10.0500189.4241913 
3705-1614:03287PHIL CALIVA2FLAGGED OFF
3805-1614:0922TOM SNEVA4 2:59.3800200.691120 
3905-1614:17274MIKE CHANDLER4 3:11.9300187.5682625 
4005-1614:24221ROGER RAGER2FLAGGED OFF
4105-1614:28291DON WHITTINGTON4 3:12.2700187.2372726 
4205-16245HARRY MACDONALD2WAVED OFF
4305-1614:47225DANNY ONGAIS4 3:02.1000197.694321 
4405-1614:53215BILL TEMPERO0 
4505-1615:00238JERRY KARL2PULLED OFF
4605-1615:08222DICK SIMON0 
4705-1615:10237SCOTT BRAYTON2WAVED OFF
4805-1615:19281SHELDON KINSER4 3:10.0200189.4541723 
4905-1615:26251TOM KLAUSLER3WAVED OFF
5005-1615:32249CHIP MEAD0PULLED OFF
5105-1615:38292JOHN MAHLER1PULLED OFF
5205-1615:45294BILL WHITTINGTON4 3:14.7700184.833BUMPED BY #98
5305-1615:52268RICK MEARS4 3:05.5500194.0181022 
5405-1615:59298ROGER MEARS1BLOWN ENGINE
5505-1616:27263KEN HAMILTON3WAVED OFF
5605-1616:34243GREG LEFFLER3FLAGGED OFF
5705-1616:44217JERRY SNEVA3WAVED OFF
5805-1616:51218JOHNNY PARSONS3WAVED OFF
5905-1617:01257JOHN MARTIN4 3:22.6400177.655BUMPED BY #79
6005-1617:13299LARRY CANNON4 3:13.9400185.624BUMPS #86; BUMPED BY #38
6105-1617:19242BILLY VUKOVICH II2PULLED OFF
6205-1617:23279PETE HALSMER4 3:11.7900187.7052524BUMPS #57
6305-1617:33287PHIL CALIVA1FLAGGED OFF
6405-1617:40271BOB FREY1FLAGGED OFF
6505-1617:45218JOHNNY PARSONS4 3:15.8600183.805TOO SLOW
6605-1617:53245HARRY MACDONALD2WAVED OFF
6705-1617:59266ROGER RAGER2FLAGGED OFF
6805-1712:06338JERRY KARL0 
6905-1712:13389PHIL KRUEGER2ACCIDENT
7005-1712:50364STEVE CHASSEY3WAVED OFF
7105-1712:56349CHIP MEAD3PULLED OFF
7205-1714:04364STEVE CHASSEY1WAVED OFF
7305-1714:16398ROGER MEARS4 3:14.7100184.890BUMPS #94; BUMPED BY #43
7405-1714:22337SCOTT BRAYTON1WAVED OFF
7505-1714:34322DICK SIMON1WAVED OFF
7605-1714:39334SPIKE GELLHAUSEN1ACCIDENT
7705-1714:58392JOHN MAHLER0 
7805-1715:01343TOM BAGLEY4 3:13.9500185.615BUMPS #98; BUMPED BY #64
7905-1715:09351TOM KLAUSLER0 
8005-1715:12390BILL WHITTINGTON4 3:02.6500197.098527BUMPS #21
8105-1715:18315BILL TEMPERO2WAVED OFF
8205-1715:23337SCOTT BRAYTON0 
8305-1715:27364STEVE CHASSEY4 3:13.8900185.672BUMPS #43; BUMPED BY #51
8405-1715:33392JOHN MAHLER0 
8505-1715:39338JERRY KARL4 3:13.5400186.0083331BUMPS #99; BUMPED BY #17; RESINSTATED BY #17
8605-1715:44322DICK SIMON0 
8705-1715:50351TOM KLAUSLER4 3:12.7900186.7322930BUMPS #64
8805-1716:06365JIM HURTUBISE1BLOWN ENGINE
8905-1716:20366ROGER RAGER2PULLED OFF
9005-1716:30337SCOTT BRAYTON0 
9105-1716:36315BILL TEMPERO0 
9205-17317JERRY SNEVA0 
9305-1716:45337SCOTT BRAYTON4 3:11.7200187.7742429BUMPS #70
9405-1716:56384GEORGE SNIDER4 3:10.1200189.3542033BUMPS #29; REPLACED BY TIM RICHMOND
9505-1717:05392JOHN MAHLER0 
9605-1717:0934DENNIS FIRESTONE4 3:11.7100187.7842328BUMPS #28
9705-1717:18315BILL TEMPERO3WAVED OFF
9805-1717:23322DICK SIMON1WAVED OFF
9905-1717:25317JERRY SNEVA4 3:11.7100187.784BUMPS #38; DISQUALIFIED
10005-1717:37366ROGER RAGER1BLOWN ENGINE
10105-1717:48315BILL TEMPERO0PULLED OFF
10205-1717:52392JOHN MAHLER1WAVED OFF
10305-1717:58322DICK SIMON0WAVED OFF


[1981 RACE RESULTS]

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