1927 Italian Grand Prix

The 1927 Italian Grand Prix was a Grand Prix motor race held at Monza on 4 September 1927.[1]

1927 Italian Grand Prix
Race 4 of 5 in the 1927 World Manufacturers' Championship
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Race details
Date 4 September 1927
Official name VII Gran Premio d'Italia
V Gran Premio d'Europa
Location Monza, Italy
Course Autodromo Nazionale Monza
Course length 10.00 km (6.21 mi)
Distance 50 laps, 500 km (310.7 mi)
Weather Rain
Pole position
Driver Cooper-Miller
Grid positions set by car number
Fastest lap
Driver France Robert Benoist Delage
Time 3:57.2
Podium
First Delage
Second OM
Third Cooper-Miller

It was part of the 1927 AIACR World Manufacturers' Championship season.

ClassificationEdit

Pos No Driver Car Laps Time/Retired
1 4   Robert Benoist Delage 15 S 8 50 3h26m59.8
2 12   Giuseppe Morandi OM 8C GP 50 3h49m32.6
3 10   Earl Cooper Cooper-Miller Special 50 4h02m05.8
  Peter Kreis
4 6   Ferdinando Minoia OM 8C GP 50 4h02m28.6
Ret 8   George Souders Duesenberg Special 13 Water in fuel
Ret 2   Peter Kreis Cooper-Miller Special 1 Engine
Sources:[1][2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Etzrodt, Hans. "Benoist with Delage wins the European Grand Prix". The Golden Era of Grand Prix Racing. Retrieved 27 April 2019.
  2. ^ Darren Galpin. "1927 Grands Prix, The GEL Motorsport Information Page". Archived from the original on 2009-05-04. Retrieved 2009-03-24.


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