Pole Sitters

Year Pole Winner Pole Speed
2021 Scott Dixon 231.685
2020 Marco Andretti 231.068
2019 Simon Pagenaud 229.992
2018 Ed Carpenter 229.618
2017 Scott Dixon 232.164
2016 James Hinchcliffe 230.760
2015 Scott Dixon 226.760
2014 Ed Carpenter 231.067
2013 Ed Carpenter 228.762
2012 Ryan Briscoe 226.484
2011 Alex Tagliani 227.472
2010 Helio Castroneves 224.864
2009 Helio Castroneves 224.864
2008 Scott Dixon 226.366
2007 Helio Castroneves 225.817
2006 Sam Hornish, Jr. 228.985
2005 Tony Kanaan 227.566
2004 Buddy Rice 222.024
2003 Helio Castroneves 231.725
2002 Bruno Junquiera 231.342
2001 Scott Sharp 226.037
2000 Greg Ray 223.471
1999 Arie Luyendyk 225.179
1998 Billy Boat 223.503
1997 Arie Luyendyk 218.263
1996 Scott Brayton 233.718
1995 Scott Brayton 231.604
1994 Al Unser, Jr. 228.011
1993 Arie Luyendyk 223.967
1992 Robert Guerrero 232.482
1991 Rick Mears 224.113
1990 Emerson Fittipaldi 225.301
1989 Rick Mears 223.885
1988 Rick Mears 219.198
1987 Mario Andretti 215.390
1986 Rick Mears 216.828
1985 Pancho Carter 212.583
1984 Tom Senva 210.029
1983 Teo Fabi 207.395
1982 Rick Mears 207.004
1981 Bobby Unser 200.546
1980 Johnny Rutherford 192.256
1979 Rick Mears 193.736
1978 Tom Sneva 202.156
1977 Tom Sneva 198.884
1976 Johnny Rutherford 188.957
1975 A.J. Foyt 193.976
1974 A.J. Foyt 191.632
1973 Johnny Rutherford 198.413
1972 Bobby Unser 195.940
1971 Peter Revson 178.696
1970 Al Unser 170.221
1969 A.J. Foyt 170.568
1968 Joe Leonard 171.559
1967 Mario Andretti 168.982
1966 Mario Andretti 165.899
1965 A.J. Foyt 161.233
1964 Jimmy Clark 158.828
1963 Parnelli Jones 151.153
1962 Parnelli Jones 150.370
1961 Eddie Sachs 147.481
1960 Eddie Sachs 146.592
1959 Johnny Thompson 145.908
1958 Dick Rathmann 145.974
1957 Pat O’Connor 143.948
1956 Pat Flaherty 145.596
1955 Jerry Hoyt 140.045
1954 Jack McGrath 141.033
1953 Bill Vukovich 138.392
1952 Fred Agabashian 138.010
1951 Duke Nalon 136.498
1950 Walt Faulkner 134.343
1949 Duke Nalon 132.939
1948 Rex Mays 130.577
1947 Ted Horn 126.564
1946 Cliff Bergere 126.471
1941 Mauri Rose 128.691
1940 Rex Mays 127.850
1939 Jimmy Snyder 130.138
1938 Floyd Roberts 125.506
1937 Bill Cummings 123.455
1936 Rex Mays 119.644
1935 Rex Mays 120.736
1934 Kelly Petillo 119.329
1933 Bill Cummings 118.521
1932 Lou Moore 117.363
1931 Russ Snowberger 112.769
1930 Billy Arnold 113.268
1929 Cliff Woodbury 120.599
1928 Leon Duray 122.391
1927 Frank Lockhart 120.100
1926 Earl Cooper 111.735
1925 Leon Duray 113.196
1924 Jimmy Murphy 108.037
1923 Tommy Milton 108.17
1922 Jimmy Murphy 100.50
1921 Ralph DePalma 100.75
1920 Ralph DePalma 99.65
1919 Rene Thomas 104.78
1916 Johnny Aitken 96.69
1915 Howdy Wilcox 98.90
1914 Jean Chassange N/A
1913 Caleb Bragg N/A
1912 Gil Anderson N/A
1911 Lewis Strang N/A