1925 Grand Prix season

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1925 AIACR World Manufacturers' Championship season
World Champion
Flag of Italy (1861-1946).svg Alfa Romeo
Previous: none Next: 1926
1925 Grand Prix season
Previous: 1924 Next: 1926

The 1925 Grand Prix season was the first AIACR World Manufacturers' Championship season. The championship was won by Alfa Romeo, utilising the P2 model.

Season review[edit]

World Championship Grands Prix[edit]

Date Name Circuit Winning drivers Winning
constructor
Report
30 May United States Indianapolis 500 Indianapolis United States Pete DePaolo
United States Norman Batten
Duesenberg Report
28 June Belgium Belgian Grand Prix
European Grand Prix
Spa-Francorchamps Italy Antonio Ascari Alfa Romeo Report
26 July France French Grand Prix Montlhéry France Robert Benoist
France Albert Divo
Delage Report
6 September Italy Italian Grand Prix Monza Italy Gastone Brilli-Peri Alfa Romeo Report

The Indianapolis 500 counted towards the AAA Championship Car title.

Other Grands Prix[edit]

Date Name Circuit Winning driver Winning
constructor
Report
22 February Italy Rome Grand Prix Monte Mario Italy Carlo Masetti Bugatti Report
8 March France Provence Grand Prix Miramas United Kingdom Henry Segrave Talbot Report
18 April Italy Tripoli Grand Prix Tripoli Italy Renato Balestrero O.M. Report
3 May Italy Coppa Florio Madonie France André Boillot Peugeot Report
3 May Italy Targa Florio Madonie Italy Meo Constantini Bugatti Report
17 May Germany Solituderennen Solitude Germany Otto Merz Mercedes Report
21 May Italy Savio Circuit Ravenna Italy Emilio Materassi Itala Report
24 May Italy Perugia Cup Perugia Italy Gastone Brilli-Peri Ballot Report
31 May Italy Mugello Circuit Mugello Italy Emilio Materassi Itala Report
21 June Italy Coppa Acerbo Pescara Italy Guido Ginaldi Alfa Romeo Report
5 July Italy Coppa Vinci Messina Italy Renato Balestrero O.M. Report
2 August France Grand Prix de la Marne Reims-Gueux France Pierre Clause Bignan Report
16 August Italy Coppa Montenero Montenero Italy Emilio Materassi Itala Report
6 September France Grand Prix du Comminges Saint-Gaudens  "Goury" Bignan Report
19 September Spain San Sebastián Grand Prix Lasarte France Albert Divo
France André Morel
Delage Report
18 October Italy Garda Circuit Salò Italy Aymo Maggi Bugatti Report
22 November Italy Apuano Circuit Carrara Italy Renato Balestrero O.M. Report

Championship Final Standings[edit]

Note: To be eligible for the championship, manufacturers had to take part in both the Grand Prix of their country of origin and the Italian Grand Prix.

Pos Manufacturer 500
United States
BEL
Belgium
FRA
France
ITA
Italy
Pts
1 Italy Alfa Romeo 1 Ret 1 7
2 United States Duesenberg 1 4 11
France Delage Ret 1 12
3 France Bugatti 4 3 13
United States Junior Eight 2 14
United Kingdom Sunbeam 3 15
United States Miller 4 16
Italy Fiat 10 16
United States R. J. Special Ret 17
United States Skelly Special Ret 17
4 Italy Diatto Ret 17
5 Italy Chiribiri Ret 17
France Guyot Special Ret 17
6 United Kingdom Eldridge Special Ret 17
Pos Manufacturer 500
United States
BEL
Belgium
FRA
France
ITA
Italy
Pts
Colour Result Points
Gold Winner 1
Silver 2nd place 2
Bronze 3rd place 3
Green Other finishers 4
Red Non-finishers 5
Blank Did not participate 6
Black Dropped score 0 *

* Only one dropped score allowed

References[edit]

  1. Etzrodt, Hans. "Grand Prix Winners 1895–1949 : Part 2 (1919–1933)". The Golden Era of Grand Prix Racing. Archived from the original on 29 June 2007. Retrieved 2007-08-04. 
  2. Etzrodt, Hans. "The 1925 Automobile World Championship". The Golden Era of Grand Prix Racing. Archived from the original on 13 August 2007. Retrieved 2007-08-02. 
  3. Galpin, Darren. "1925 Grands Prix". The GEL Motorsport Information Page. Retrieved 2007-08-02. 
  4. "1925 Official Box Score". Indy500.com. Archived from the original on 17 July 2007. Retrieved 2007-08-02.