1936 German Grand Prix

1936 German Grand Prix
Race 2 of 4 in the 1936 European Championship
Circuit Nürburgring-1927-Nordschleife.svg
Race details
Date26 July 1936
Official nameIX Großer Preis von Deutschland
Nürburg, Germany
CoursePermanent racing facility
Course length22.810 km (14.173 mi)
Distance22 laps, 501.82 km (311.82 mi)
WeatherCool, windy
Pole position
Grid positions set by ballot
Fastest lap
DriverGermany Bernd RosemeyerAuto Union
FirstAuto Union
SecondAuto Union
ThirdAlfa Romeo

The 1936 German Grand Prix was a Grand Prix motor race held at the Nürburgring on 26 July 1936.[1]


14Germany Bernd RosemeyerAuto UnionAuto Union C223:48:39.561
22Germany Hans StuckAuto UnionAuto Union C22+3:56.722
324Italy Antonio BrivioScuderia FerrariAlfa Romeo 12C-3622+8:25.5113
48Germany Rudolf HasseAuto UnionAuto Union C22+10:33.6174
516Italy Luigi FagioliDaimler-Benz AGMercedes-Benz W25K21+1 Lap134
Germany Rudolf Caracciolan/a
66Germany Ernst von DeliusAuto UnionAuto Union C21+1 Lap164
714Germany Manfred von BrauchitschDaimler-Benz AGMercedes-Benz W25K21+1 Lap44
Germany Hermann Langn/a
832Italy Carlo Felice TrossiScuderia TorinoMaserati 4C21+1 Lap74
United Kingdom Richard Seamann/a
940France Raymond SommerPrivate entryAlfa Romeo Tipo B19+3 Laps194
1010New Zealand Thomas Pitt Cholmondeley-TapperPrivate entryMaserati 8CM18+4 Laps184
DNF20Germany Hermann LangDaimler-Benz AGMercedes-Benz W25K94
Germany Rudolf Caracciolan/a
DNF26Italy Francesco SeveriScuderia FerrariAlfa Romeo Tipo C17Oil pump154
France René Dreyfusn/a
DNF22Italy Tazio NuvolariScuderia FerrariAlfa Romeo 12C-3613Rear axle35
DNF18Monaco Louis ChironDaimler-Benz AGMercedes-Benz W25K11Accident145
DNF28France René DreyfusScuderia FerrariAlfa Romeo 12C-367Ignition86
DNF34Netherlands J. Walter RensPrivate entryBugatti T517Oil pipe126
DNF12Germany Rudolf CaracciolaDaimler-Benz AGMercedes-Benz W25K357
DNF30United Kingdom Richard SeamanScuderia TorinoMaserati V8RI2Brake problem107
DNF36France Jean-Pierre WimilleBugattiBugatti T592Gearbox17
DNF38Chile Juan ZanelliScuderia VillapadiernaMaserati 8CM0Fuel feed207


  1. ^ "IX GROßER PREIS VON DEUTSCHLAND". kolumbus.fi. Retrieved October 17, 2017.

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