1925 Belgian Grand Prix

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Race details
Race 2 of 4 in the 1925 World Manufacturers' Championship
Date 28 June 1925
Official name I Grand Prix de Belgique
Location Spa-Francorchamps
Spa, Belgium
Course Road course
14.98 km (9.31 mi)
Distance 54 laps, 809.06 km (502.73 mi)
Pole position
Driver France René Thomas Delage
Grid positions set by car number
Fastest lap
Driver Italy Antonio Ascari Alfa Romeo
Time 6:51.2
Podium
First Italy Antonio Ascari Alfa Romeo
Second Italy Giuseppe Campari Alfa Romeo
Third No other finishers

The 1925 Belgian Grand Prix was a Grand Prix motor race held at Spa-Francorchamps on 28 June 1925. This was the first ever grand prix held at Spa, and the first ever Belgian Grand Prix.

Entries[edit]

No Driver Entrant Constructor Chassis
1 France René Thomas Automobiles Delage Delage 2LCV
2 Italy Antonio Ascari Alfa Corse Alfa Romeo P2
3 United Kingdom Henry Segrave Sunbeam Sunbeam
4 Spain Pierre De Vizcaya Automobiles Ettore Bugatti Bugatti Type 35
5 France Robert Benoist Automobiles Delage Delage 2LCV
6 Italy Giuseppe Campari Alfa Corse Alfa Romeo P2
7 Italy Giulio Masetti Sunbeam Sunbeam
8 Italy Meo Constantini Automobiles Ettore Bugatti Bugatti Type 35
9 France Albert Divo Automobiles Delage Delage 2LCV
10 Italy Gastone Brilli-Peri Alfa Corse Alfa Romeo P2
11 Italy Caberto Conelli Sunbeam Sunbeam
12 France Paul Torchy Automobiles Delage Delage 2LCV

Classification[edit]

Race[edit]

Pos No Driver Constructor Laps Time/Retired Grid
1 2 Italy Antonio Ascari Alfa Romeo 54 6:42:57 2
2 6 Italy Giuseppe Campari Alfa Romeo +21:58 4
Ret 9 France Albert Divo Delage 29 Valves 5
Ret 10 Italy Gastone Brilli-Peri Alfa Romeo 18 Suspension 6
Ret 1 France René Thomas Delage 6 Fire 1
Ret 12 France Paul Torchy Delage 2 Ignition 7
Ret 5 France Robert Benoist Delage 1 Fuel tank 3

Starting Grid Positions[edit]

1st Row 1 Pos. 2 Pos. 3 Pos.
France
Thomas
Delage
Italy
Ascari
Alfa Romeo
France
Benoist
Delage
2nd Row 1 Pos. 2 Pos.
Italy
Campari
Alfa Romeo
France
Divo
Delage
3rd Row 1 Pos. 2 Pos. 3 Pos.
Italy
Brilli-Peri
Alfa Romeo
France
Torchy
Delage

Notes[edit]

  • Segrave, de Vizcaya, Masetti, Constantini and Conelli did not turn up because their cars were not ready.

References[edit]


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1930 Belgian Grand Prix
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1924 French Grand Prix
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