Who was the first person to win the Indy 500?
The first Indy 500 race was back in 1911. It was won by Ray Harroun
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The first "500" was held at the Speedway on Memorial Day, May 30, 1911.
It was first held on Memorial Day, May 30th, 1911.
1911. Ray Harroun won in the Marmon "Wasp."
The 92nd Indianapolis 500-Mile Race was run on Sunday, May 25, 2008 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Indiana, USA. Scott Dixon of New Zealand won the race fro…m the pole position. . http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2008_Indianapolis_500
The first car to complete 200 laps is declared the winner of the Indianapolis 500.
Ray Harroun won the first Indianapolis 500 in 1911.
\nAJ Foyt, Al Unser Sr, and Rick Mears have won 4 times with Foyt being the first to do so.
The first woman to race in the Indianapolis 500 was Janet Guthrie
in the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Speedway, Indiana, 4790 West 16th Street.
Scott Dixon won the 2008 Indianapolis 500.
a special trophy and some money