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Held on May 27, 1984 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, IN
200 L, 500 M, 804.6 KM - Scheduled Distance

FEATURE RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 3 6 Rick Mears Pennzoil March 84C/Cosworth 200 119 running 21/1000"/1000" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 21.
2 7 9 Roberto Guerrero Master Mechanic March 84C/Cosworth 198 0 running 16/800"/800" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 16.
3 10 2 Al Unser Miller High Life March 84C/Cosworth 198 0 running 14/700"/700" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 14.
4 16 21 Al Holbert CRC Chemicals March 84C/Cosworth 198 0 running 12/600"/600" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 12.
5 4 99 Michael Andretti Kraco Car Stereo March 84C/Cosworth 198 0 running 10/500"/500" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 10.
6 12 14 A.J. Foyt Greer-Gilmore March 84C/Cosworth 197 0 running 8/400"/400" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 8.
7 18 5 Bobby Rahal 7-Eleven, Red Roof Inns March 84C/Cosworth 197 0 running 6/300"/300" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 6.
8 9 28 Herm Johnson Menards, Cashway Lumber March 84C/Cosworth 194 0 running 5/250"/250" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 5.
9 11 25 Danny Ongais Interscope Racing March 84C/Cosworth 193 3 running 4/200"/200" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 4.
10 24 55 Josele Garza Schaefer, International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers March 84C/Cosworth 193 0 running 3/150"/150" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 3.
11 31 4 George Snider Calumet Farms March 84C/Cosworth 193 0 running 2/100"/100" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 2.
12 32 50 Dennis Firestone Hoosier Transportation March 82C/Cosworth 186 0 running 1/50"/50" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 1.
13 2 41 Howdy Holmes Jiffy Mixes March 84C/Cosworth 185 0 running 0/0"/0" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 0.
14 13 77 Tom Gloy Simoniz Finish March 84C/Cosworth 179 0 engine 0/0"/0" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 0.
15 33 73 Chris Kneifel SPA*Erobics Primus PR04/Cosworth 175 0 transmission 0/25"/25" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 0.
16 1 1 Tom Sneva Texaco March 84C/Cosworth 168 31 hub carrier 1/25"/25" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 1.
17 6 3 Mario Andretti Budweiser Lola T800/Cosworth 153 29 nose cone 0/20"/20" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 0.
18 26 37 Scott Brayton Buick Dealers March 84C/Buick 150 0 engine 0/20"/20" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 0.
19 21 10 Pancho Carter American Dream March 84C/Cosworth 141 0 engine 0/20"/20" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 0.
20 27 98 Kevin Cogan Dubonnet, Curb Records Eagle 84/Pontiac 137 0 wheel 0/20"/20" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 0.
21 15 7 Al Unser, Jr. Coors Light March 84C/Cosworth 131 4 water pump 0/15"/15" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 0.
22 30 84 Johnny Rutherford Foyt-Gilmore March 84C/Cosworth 116 0 engine 0/15"/15" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 0.
23 20 22 Dick Simon Break Free March 84C/Cosworth 112 0 running 0/15"/15" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 0.
24 14 33 Teo Fabi Skoal Bandit March 84C/Cosworth 104 14 fuel system 0/15"/15" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 0.
25 5 20 Gordon Johncock STP March 84C/Cosworth 103 0 accident 0/10"/10" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 0.
26 17 16 Tony Bettenhausen, Jr. Provimi Veal March 84C/Cosworth 86 0 piston 0/10"/10" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 0.
27 29 61 Derek Daly Provimi Veal March 84C/Cosworth 76 0 handling 0/10"/10" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 0.
28 22 40 Chip Ganassi Old Milwaukee March 84C/Cosworth 61 0 engine 0/10"/10" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 0.
29 28 30 Danny Sullivan Domino's Pizza Lola T800/Cosworth 57 0 wheel 0/5"/5" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 0.
30 19 35 Patrick Bedard Escort Radar Detectors March 84C/Cosworth 55 0 accident 0/0"/0" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 0.
31 25 57 Spike Gehlhausen Little Kings March 83C/Cosworth 45 0 accident 0/5"/5" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 0.
32 23 47 Emerson Fittipaldi GTS Racing March 84C/Cosworth 37 0 oil pressure 0/5"/5" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 0.
33 8 18 Geoff Brabham Kraco Car Stereo March 84C/Cosworth 1 0 fuel line 0/5"/5" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 0.
RACE DATA
Did not start: Jacques Villeneuve

Did not qualify: Stan Fox; Gary Bettenhausen; Tom Bigelow; Pete Halsmer; Roger Mears; Steve Chassey; Johnny Parsons; Bill Alsup; Ed Pimm; Phil Caliva; Jim Crawford; Michael Chandler; John Paul, Jr.; Steve Krisiloff; Jerry Sneva; Larry Cannon; Chuck Ciprich; Dick Ferguson; Chet Fillip; Bruno Giacomelli; Jerry Karl; Phil Krueger; Desire Wilson; Al Loquasto

Time of Race: 3h:03:21
Starting Lineup Set By: Time Trials (Four-Lap Average)
Fast Qualifier: Tom Sneva - 171.405 sec.
Preliminary Feature Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{PrelimWinners}}}|{{{PrelimWinners}}}]]
Heat Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{HeatWinners}}}|{{{HeatWinners}}}]]
Qualifier Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{QualWinners}}}|{{{QualWinners}}}]]
Dash Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{DashWinners}}}|{{{DashWinners}}}]]
Scramble Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{ScrambleWinners}}}|{{{ScrambleWinners}}}]]
Consi Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{ConsiWinners}}}|{{{ConsiWinners}}}]]
Non-Qualifiers Race Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{NonQualWinners}}}|{{{NonQualWinners}}}]]
Margin of Victory: 2 laps
Average Speed: 163.612 mph
Cautions: 5 for 33 laps - lap 48-52 (#57 spin); 59-68 (#35 accident); 107-114 (#20 accident); 154-158 (#9 spin); 163-167 (#37 spin)
Lead Changes: 17 among 6 drivers - Rick Mears 1-24, Tom Sneva 25, Mario Andretti 26-47, Sneva 48-49, Ma. Andretti 50-53, Mears 54-59, Sneva 60, Ma. Andretti 61-63, Teo Fabi 64-70, Danny Ongais 71-73, Fabi 74-80, Sneva 81-82, Al Unser, Jr. 83-86, Sneva 87-109, Mears 110-141, Sneva 142-143, Mears 144-200
Fastest Lap: Unknown/Unentered
STATISTICALLY SPEAKING
Jacques Villeneuve qualified but withdrew due to a practice injury, allowing first alternate Chris Kneifel to start.

Jim Hillyer and Steve Hostetler had their entries rejected due to a lack of experience.