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1960 Monaco GP
1959 Indianapolis 500

1960 Indianapolis 500

1960 Dutch GP
 XLIV  Indianapolis International Motor Sweepstakes

Event Overview • Entry List
Qualifying Qualification
Race Starting GridClassificationFastest LapsLaps Led

Details
DateMonday 30 May 1960
Start time14:00
Event Indianapolis 500
Circuit Indianapolis
Event FormatRace of 200 laps
ChampionshipWorld Championship
Race number#3 of 10 in 1960
#87 (of all time)
Circuit
Laps200
Circuit Perimeter4023 m
Race Distance4023 × 200 = 804.600 km
Grid Format3-3-3-3
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerLeft
Track DirectionAnti-clockwise
Weather
WeatherCloudy, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries33
Qualifiers33
Finishers16
Debutants
Bud Tingelstad (Driver),
Jim Hurtubise (Driver),
Lloyd Ruby (Driver),
Wayne Weiler (Driver),
Meskowski (Car Manufacturer),
Meskowski (Car Model),
C.O. Prather (Entrant),
Hoover Motor Express Inc (Entrant),
   J. Ensley & S. Murphy (Entrant),
Joe Hunt (Entrant),
Ken-Paul Inc (Entrant),
Leonard A. Faas (Entrant),
Norman Hall (Entrant),
Peter Salemi & Nick Rini (Entrant),
William P Forbes (Entrant)
MilestonesDean Van Lines – 1st Pole Position (Entrant)
Ken-Paul Inc – 1st Fastest Lap (Entrant)
Ken-Paul Inc – 1st Win (Entrant)
 Eddie Sachs – 1st Pole Position (Driver)
 Ewing – 1st Pole Position (Car Manufacturer)
 Jim Rathmann – 1st Win (Driver)
 Watson – 1st Fastest Lap (Car Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Highest 8th Place Finish Ratio Meskowski (50.00%),
2. Most 30th Place Qualifications Al Herman (2)
Records Extended 1. Most 14th Place Finishes Kurtis Kraft (5),
2. Most 24th Place Qualifications Kurtis Kraft (8),
3. Most 29th Place Qualifications Kurtis Kraft (4),
4. Most 33rd Place Qualifications Kurtis Kraft (8)

World Championship standings
1  Bruce McLaren 14 
2  Stirling Moss 8 
3  Jim Rathmann 8 
4  Rodger Ward 6 
  Cliff Allison 6 up
6  Phil Hill 4 up
  Paul Goldsmith 4 
8  Don Branson 3 
  Tony Brooks 3 up
  Carlos Menditéguy 3 up
11  Wolfgang von Trips 2 up
  Johnny Thomson 2 
  Jo Bonnier 2 up
14  Innes Ireland 1 up
  Richie Ginther 1 up
  Eddie Johnson 1 
1  Cooper / Climax 48 
2  Lotus / Climax 34 
3  Ferrari / Ferrari 26 
4  BRM / BRM 8 
5  Cooper / Castellotti 3 
  Cooper / Maserati 3 
7  Porsche / Porsche 1 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 4Car 6Car 4
EntrantKen-Paul IncDean Van LinesKen-Paul Inc
Driver Jim Rathmann Eddie Sachs Jim Rathmann
Car Watson Ewing Watson
EngineOffenhauser 4.5 L4Offenhauser 4.5 L4Offenhauser 4.5 L4
Time3:36'11.364'05.581'01.59
Speed223.304 km/h235.895 km/h235.149 km/h