1935 Swiss Grand Prix

1935 Swiss Grand Prix
Race 5 of 7 in the 1935 European Championship
Circuit Bremgarten.svg
Race details
Date25 August 1935
Official nameII Großer Preis der Schweiz
Bern, Switzerland
CourseRoad course
Course length7.28 km (4.52 mi)
Distance70 laps, 509.60 km (316.65 mi)
WeatherHeavy rain
Pole position
DriverAuto Union
Fastest lap
DriverGermany Rudolf CaracciolaMercedes-Benz
ThirdAuto Union

The 1935 Swiss Grand Prix was a Grand Prix motor race held at Bremgarten on 25 August 1935.


110Germany Rudolf CaracciolaDaimler-Benz AGMercedes-Benz W25703:31:12.221
212Italy Luigi FagioliDaimler-Benz AGMercedes-Benz W2570+35.942
32Germany Bernd RosemeyerAuto UnionAuto Union B70+1:07.853
46Italy Achille VarziAuto UnionAuto Union B69+1 Lap14
532Italy Tazio NuvolariScuderia FerrariAlfa Romeo Tipo B68+2 Laps74
642Germany Hermann LangDaimler-Benz AGMercedes-Benz W2567+3 Laps64
730France René DreyfusScuderia FerrariAlfa Romeo Tipo B66+4 Laps84
822Italy Giuseppe FarinaGino RovereMaserati 6C-3464+6 Laps114
916France Raymond SommerPrivate entryAlfa Romeo Tipo B63+7 Laps164
1018United Kingdom Earl HoweEarl HoweBugatti T5960+10 Laps124
114Germany Hans StuckAuto UnionAuto Union B57+13 Laps34
Germany Paul Pietschn/a
1226Italy Renato BalestreroGruppo San GiorgioMaserati 26M53+17 Laps174
Ret40Hungary László HartmannPrivate entryMaserati 8CM24Accident146
Ret24Italy Ferdinando BarbieriFranco SardiAlfa Romeo Tipo B15Spark plugs187
Ret8Germany Manfred von BrauchitschDaimler-Benz AGMercedes-Benz W2514Engine97
Ret28Monaco Louis ChironScuderia FerrariAlfa Romeo Tipo B7Accident107
Ret20United Kingdom Brian LewisEarl HoweMaserati 8CM3Mechanical157
Ret34France Philippe ÉtancelinScuderia SubalpinaMaserati 6C-340Accident137
DNSGermany Hanns GeierDaimler-Benz AGMercedes-Benz W25Practice accident8


  • Hanns Geier crashed in practice, ending his driving career.
  • Paul Pietsch took over Hans Stuck's car after it developed a mechanical problem.

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