1937 Belgian Grand Prix

1937 Belgian Grand Prix
Race 1 of 5 in the 1937 European Championship
Spa-Francorchamps original layout (1922).jpg
Race details
Date11 July 1937
Official nameVII Grand Prix de Belgique
LocationSpa-Francorchamps
Spa, Belgium
CourseRoad course
Course length14.95 km (9.29[1] mi)
Distance34 laps, 508.30 km (315.86 mi)
Pole position
DriverAlfa Romeo
Grid positions set by ballot
Fastest lap
DriverGermany Hermann LangMercedes-Benz
Time5:04.7
Podium
FirstAuto Union
SecondAuto Union
ThirdMercedes-Benz

The 1937 Belgian Grand Prix was a motor race held at Spa-Francorchamps on 11 July 1937. It was the last Grand Prix to be held at the circuit's original configuration.[2]

Classification

PosNoDriverTeamCarLapsTime/RetiredGridPoints
112Germany Rudolf HasseAuto UnionAuto Union C343:01:2251
28Germany Hans StuckAuto UnionAuto Union C34+0:4232
32Germany Hermann LangDaimler-Benz AGMercedes-Benz W12534+2:4543
46Switzerland Christian KautzDaimler-Benz AGMercedes-Benz W12534+3:0374
516France Raymond SommerScuderia FerrariAlfa Romeo 12C-3633+1 Lap14
Ret4Germany Manfred von BrauchitschDaimler-Benz AGMercedes-Benz W12531Supercharger24
Ret14Germany Hermann Paul MüllerAuto UnionAuto Union C13Oil pipe86
Ret18Italy Carlo Felice TrossiScuderia FerrariAlfa Romeo 12C-365Engine67
DNS10Italy Luigi FagioliAuto UnionAuto Union C8
DNS20Belgium Franz GouvionF. GouvionMaserati 8CMEngine8

References

  1. ^ https://www.motorsportmagazine.com/database/races/1937-belgian-grand-prix/
  2. ^ "VII GRAND PRIX DE BELGIQUE". kolumbus.fi. Retrieved October 17, 2017.


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The civil ensign and flag of Belgium. It is identical to Image:Flag of Belgium.svg except that it has a 2:3 ratio, instead of 13:15.
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Spa Francorchamps track original layout