Alonso won $300,000 at Indy 500 despite retiring | IndyCar

Posted on May 31, 2017

Fernando Alonso?s Indianapolis 500 appearance netted him a prize of $305,805 (£238,008) despite his retirement before the end of the race, the promoters have announced.

Alonso led 27 laps of the race but dropped out with 20 laps to go while running eighth.

Race winner Takuma Sato took the largest share of the prize fund, claiming $2,458,129 (£1,913,161). The total prize fund shared between the drivers was worth $13.1 million (£10.2m).

Here?s a full breakdown of what the 33 drivers won in Sunday?s race:

Takuma Sato, Andretti, Indianapolis 500, IndyCar, 2017Sato is $2.4m better off after his win1. Takuma Sato (200 laps, running) ? $2,458,129 (£1,917,341)
2. Helio Castroneves (200 laps, running) ? $770,629 (£601,091)
3. Ed Jones (200 laps, running) ? $535,629 (£417,791)
4. Max Chilton (200 laps, running) ? $484,129 (£377,621)
5. Tony Kanaan (200 laps, running) ? $438,129 (£341,741)
6. Juan Pablo Montoya (200 laps, running) ? $255,805 (£199,528)
7. Alexander Rossi (200 laps, running) ? $420,629 (£328,091)
8. Marco Andretti (200 laps, running) ? $384,629 (£300,011)
9. Gabby Chaves (200 laps, running) ? $235,305 (£183,538)
10. Carlos Munoz (200 laps, running) ? $364,129 (£284,021)
11. Ed Carpenter (200 laps, running) ? $395,129 (£308,201)
12. Graham Rahal (200 laps, running) ? $361,129 (£281,681)
13. Mikhail Aleshin (200 laps, running) ? $355,629 (£277,391)
14. Simon Pagenaud (200 laps, running) ? $349,129 (£272,321)
15. Sebastian Saavedra (200 laps, running) ? $210,305 (£164,038)
16. JR Hildebrand (200 laps, running) ? $345,129 (£269,201)
17. Pippa Mann (199 laps, running) ? $200,305 (£156,238)
18. Spencer Pigot (194 laps, running) ? $200,305 (£156,238)
19. Josef Newgarden (186 laps, running) ? $334,129 (£260,621)
20. James Davison (183 laps, contact) ? $355,129 (£277,001)
21. Oriol Servia (183 laps, contact) ? $200,305 (£156,238)
22. James Hinchcliffe (183 laps, contact) ? $349,129 (£272,321)
23. Will Power (183 laps, contact) ? $388,129 (£302,741)
24. Fernando Alonso (179 laps, mechanical) ? $305,805 (£238,528)
25. Charlie Kimball (166 laps, mechanical) ? $339,129 (£264,521)
26. Zach Veach (155 laps, mechanical) ? $200,805 (£156,628)
27. Ryan Hunter-Reay (136 laps, mechanical) ? $351,629 (£274,271)
28. Sage Karam (125 laps, mechanical) ? $202,805 (£158,188)
29. Buddy Lazier (118 laps, contact) ? $200,305 (£156,238)
30. Conor Daly (65 laps, contact) ? $334,129 (£260,621)
31. Jack Harvey (65 laps, contact) ? $205,805 (£160,528)
32. Scott Dixon (52 laps, contact) ? $446,629 (£348,371)
33. Jay Howard (45 laps, contact) ? $200,305 (£156,238)

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