1927 Spanish Grand Prix

The 1927 Spanish Grand Prix (formally the IV Gran Premio de España) was a Grand Prix motor race held at Circuito Lasarte on 31 July 1927. The race was held over 40 laps of a 17.315 km circuit, for a total race distance of 692.600 km. The race was won by Robert Benoist driving a Delage.

1927 Spanish Grand Prix
Race 3 of 5 in the 1927 World Manufacturers' Championship
Race details
Date 31 July 1927
Official name IV Gran Premio de España
Location San Sebastián, Spain
Course Circuito Lasarte
Course length 17.32 km (11.76 mi)
Distance 40 laps, 692.6 km (430.4 mi)
Pole position
Driver Bugatti
Grid positions set by car number
Fastest lap
Driver France Robert Benoist Delage
Time 7:33.2
Podium
First Delage
Second Bugatti
Third Delage

ClassificationEdit

Pos No Driver Car Laps Time/Retire
1 6   Robert Benoist Delage 15 S 8 40 5h20m45
2 9   Caberto Conelli Bugatti 39A 40 5h23m02
3 10   Edmond Bourlier Delage 15 S 8 40 5h28m12
Ret 12   André Dubonnet
  Louis Chiron
Bugatti 39A 36 Crash
Ret 4   Emilio Materassi Bugatti 39A 31 Crash
Ret 14   André Morel Delage 15 S 8 15 Mechanical
Ret 8   Ignacio Palacio Maserati 26 (8C-1500) 5 Engine
Sources:[2][1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Etzrodt, Hans. "Benoist triumphs with the Delage at the Spanish Grand Prix". The Golden Era of Grand Prix Racing. Retrieved 27 April 2019.
  2. ^ http://www.teamdan.com/archive/gen/1927.html#esp


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