1924 French Grand Prix

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Race details
1924 Grand Prix season
Date 3 August 1924
Official name XVIII Grand Prix de l'Automobile Club de France
Location Lyon, France
Course Public roads
23.15 km (14.38 mi)
Distance 35 laps, 810.09 km (503.37 mi)
Pole position
Driver United Kingdom Henry Segrave Sunbeam
Grid positions set by ballot
Fastest lap
Driver United Kingdom Henry Segrave Sunbeam
Time 11:19.0
Podium
First Italy Giuseppe Campari Alfa Romeo
Second France Albert Divo Delage
Third France Robert Benoist Delage

The 1924 French Grand Prix, officially named the XVIII Grand Prix de l'A.C.F., was a Grand Prix motor race held at Lyon on 3 August 1924 [1] and the designated European Grand Prix of the 1924 season [2]

Classification[edit]

Pos No Driver Car Laps Time/Retired
1 10 Italy Giuseppe Campari Alfa Romeo P2 8C/2000 35 7h05m34.8
2 2 France Albert Divo Delage 2LCV 35 7h06m40.2
3 9 France Robert Benoist Delage 2LCV 35 7h17m00.8
4 16 France Louis Wagner Alfa Romeo P2 8C/2000 35 7h25m10.8
5 1 United Kingdom Henry Segrave Sunbeam 35 7h28m56.0
6 15 France René Thomas Delage 2LCV 35 7h37m27.4
7 7 France Jean Chassagne Bugatti T35 35 7h46m26.6
8 13 France Ernest Friderich Bugatti T35 35 7h51m45.6
9 3 Italy Antonio Ascari Alfa Romeo P2 8C/2000 34 Engine
10 14 United Kingdom Dario Resta Sunbeam 33
11 21 France Leonico Garnier Bugatti T35 33
Ret 5 Italy Felice Nazzaro Fiat 805 22 Brakes
Ret 8 Republic of Ireland Kenelm Lee Guinness Sunbeam 20 Engine
Ret 11 France Jules Goux Rolland-Pilain Schmid 19 Radiator
Ret 17 Italy Onesimo Marchisio Fiat 805 17 Engine
Ret 12 Italy Pietro Bordino Fiat 805 17 Brakes
Ret 6 Poland Louis Zborowski Miller 122 16 Front axle
Ret 22 Italy Meo Costantini Bugatti T35 16 Steering
Ret 18 Spain Pierre De Vizcaya Bugatti T35 11 Crash
Ret 20 Italy Cesare Pastore Fiat 805 11 Crash
DNS 4 Italy Giulio Foresti Rolland-Pilain Schmid Crash
DNS 19 Italy Enzo Ferrari Alfa Romeo P2 8C/2000 Driver ill

References[edit]


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