1927 Grand Prix season

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1927 AIACR World Manufacturers' Championship season
World Champion
Flag of France.svg Delage
Previous: 1926 Next: none
1927 Grand Prix season
Previous: 1926 Next: 1928

The 1927 Grand Prix season was the third AIACR World Manufacturers' Championship season. The championship was won by Delage.

Season review[edit]

World Championship Grands Prix[edit]

Date Name Circuit Winning driver Winning
constructor
Report
30 May United States Indianapolis 500 Indianapolis United States George Souders Duesenberg Report
3 July France French Grand Prix Montlhéry France Robert Benoist Delage Report
31 July Spain Spanish Grand Prix Lasarte France Robert Benoist Delage Report
4 September Italy Italian Grand Prix/European Grand Prix Monza France Robert Benoist Delage Report
1 October United Kingdom British Grand Prix Brooklands France Robert Benoist Delage Report

The Indianapolis 500 counted towards the AAA Championship Car title.

Other Grands Prix[edit]

Date Name Circuit Winning driver Winning
constructor
Report
6 March Italy Tripoli Grand Prix Tripoli Italy Emilio Materassi Bugatti Report
13 March France Opening Grand Prix Montlhéry France Robert Benoist Delage Report
20 March Italy Pozzo Circuit Pozzo Italy Gaspare Bona Bugatti Report
27 March France Provence Grand Prix Miramas Monaco Louis Chiron Bugatti Report
24 April Italy Targa Florio Madonie Italy Emilio Materassi Bugatti Report
8 May Italy Messina Cup Messina Italy Antonio Caliri Bugatti Report
8 May Italy Alessandria Circuit Alessandria Italy Gaspare Bona Bugatti Report
15 May Italy Savio Circuit Ravenna Italy Gaspare Bona Bugatti Report
27 May France Burgundy Grand Prix Dijon France Raymond Leroy Bugatti Report
29 May Italy Perugia Cup Perugia Italy Emilio Materassi Itala Report
12 June Italy Rome Grand Prix Parioli Italy Tazio Nuvolari Bugatti Report
12 June France Picardy Grand Prix Péronne France Philippe Auber Bugatti Report
12 June Belgium Thuin Circuit Thuin Belgium Joseph Reynartz Bugatti Report
19 June Germany Eifelrennen Nürburgring Germany Rudolf Caracciola Mercedes-Benz Report
19 June Italy Bologna Prize Bologna Italy Emilio Materassi Bugatti Report
2 July France ACF Free For All Race Montlhéry France Albert Divo Talbot Report
2 July France Sporting Commission Cup Montlhéry France André Boillot Peugeot Report
10 July France Grand Prix de la Marne Reims-Gueux France Philippe Étancelin Bugatti Report
25 July Spain San Sebastián Grand Prix Lasarte Italy Emilio Materassi Bugatti Report
6 August Italy Coppa Acerbo Pescara Italy Giuseppe Campari Alfa Romeo Report
7 August France Grand Prix du Comminges Saint-Gaudens France François Eysermann Bugatti Report
14 August Italy Coppa Montenero Montenero Italy Emilio Materassi Bugatti Report
25 August France La Baule Grand Prix La Baule United Kingdom George Eyston Bugatti Report
4 September Italy Milan Grand Prix Monza Italy Pietro Bordino Fiat Report
10 September France Boulogne Grand Prix Boulogne United Kingdom Malcolm Campbell Bugatti Report
18 September Germany Solituderennen Solitude Germany August Momberger Bugatti Report
18 September Belgium Thuin Circuit Thuin Belgium Freddy Charlier Bugatti Report
9 October Italy Garda Circuit Salò Italy Tazio Nuvolari Bugatti Report
15 October United Kingdom Junior Car Club 200 mile race Brooklands United Kingdom Malcolm Campbell Bugatti Report
16 October France Grand Prix du Salon Montlhéry France Michel Doré La Licorne Report
28 October Italy Apuano Circuit Carrara Italy "Niccoli" Bugatti Report

Championship Final Standings[edit]

Note: To be eligible for the championship, manufacturers had to take part in two World Championship Grands Prix.

Pos Manufacturer 500
United States
FRA
France
ESP
Spain
ITA
Italy
GBR
United Kingdom
Pts
1 France Delage 1 1 1 1 10
2 United States Miller 2 3 23
3 United States Duesenberg 1 Ret 24
4 France Bugatti 2 4 24
Italy O.M. 2 26
United Kingdom Talbot 4 28
United States Cooper 6 28
United States Detroit 8 28
United Kingdom Halford Special NC 28
United States Fengler Ret 29
Italy Maserati Ret 29
United Kingdom Thomas Special Ret 29
Pos Manufacturer 500
United States
FRA
France
ESP
Spain
ITA
Italy
GBR
United Kingdom
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


References[edit]

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  2. Etzrodt, Hans. "The 1925 Automobile World Championship". The Golden Era of Grand Prix Racing. Archived from the original on 13 August 2007. Retrieved 2007-08-05. 
  3. Galpin, Darren. "1927 Grands Prix". The GEL Motorsport Information Page. Retrieved 2007-08-05. 
  4. "1927 Official Box Score". Indy500.com. Retrieved 2007-08-05.