Starting Position: 2
Race Time: 4:22:31.170
Chassis/engine: Maserati/Maserati
Wilbur Shaw finally became the first back-to-back winner of the Indy 500 after leading 136 of the 200 laps. He used the same Maserati that carried him to victory the previous year, claiming over $30,000 in earnings that included a new car and a refrigerator.