1937 Belgian Grand Prix

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Belgium  1937 Belgian Grand Prix
Race details
Race 1 of 5 in the 1937 European Championship
Spa-Francorchamps original layout (1922).jpg
Date 11 July 1937
Official name VII Grand Prix de Belgique
Location Spa-Francorchamps
Spa, Belgium
Course Road course
14.864 km (9.236 mi)
Distance 34 laps, 505.38 km (314.03 mi)
Pole position
Driver Germany Hans Stuck Auto Union
Grid positions set by ballot
Fastest lap
Driver Germany Hermann Lang Mercedes-Benz
Time 5:04.7
Podium
First Germany Rudolf Hasse Auto Union
Second Germany Hans Stuck Auto Union
Third Germany Hermann Lang Mercedes-Benz

The 1937 Belgian Grand Prix was a Grand Prix motor race held at Spa-Francorchamps on 11 July 1937. It was the last Grand Prix to be held at the circuit's original configuration.

Classification[edit]

Pos No Driver Team Car Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 12 Germany Rudolf Hasse Auto Union Auto Union C 34 3:01:22 4 1
2 8 Germany Hans Stuck Auto Union Auto Union C 34 +0:42 1 2
3 2 Germany Hermann Lang Daimler-Benz AG Mercedes-Benz W125 34 +2:45 5 3
4 6 Switzerland Christian Kautz Daimler-Benz AG Mercedes-Benz W125 34 +3:03 7 4
5 16 France Raymond Sommer Scuderia Ferrari Alfa Romeo 12C-36 33 +1 Lap 3 4
Ret 4 Germany Manfred von Brauchitsch Daimler-Benz AG Mercedes-Benz W125 31 Supercharger 2 4
Ret 14 Germany Hermann Paul Müller Auto Union Auto Union C 13 Oil pipe 6 6
Ret 18 Italy Carlo Felice Trossi Scuderia Ferrari Alfa Romeo 12C-36 5 Engine 8 7
DNS 10 Italy Luigi Fagioli Auto Union Auto Union C 8
DNS 20 Belgium Franz Gouvion Team Lancia Maserati 8CM Engine 8


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