Swiss motorcycle Grand Prix

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Swiss Grand Prix
Circuit Bremgarten.png
Grand Prix motorcycle racing
Venue Circuit Bremgarten
First race 1922
Most wins (rider) Fergus Anderson, Jimmie Guthrie, Stanley Woods (5)
Most wins (manufacturer) Norton (20)

The Swiss motorcycle Grand Prix was a motorcycling event that was part of the Grand Prix motorcycle racing season from 1949 to 1954.

Winners of the Swiss motorcycle Grand Prix[edit]

Multiple winners (riders)[edit]

# Wins Rider Wins
Category Years won
5 Republic of Ireland Stanley Woods 500 cc 1927, 1931, 1932, 1933
350 cc 1932
United Kingdom Jimmie Guthrie 500 cc 1935, 1936, 1937
350 cc 1936, 1937
United Kingdom Fergus Anderson 500 cc 1951
350 cc 1947, 1953, 1954
250 cc 1952
4 United Kingdom Leslie Graham 500 cc 1949, 1950
350 cc 1950, 1951
3 United Kingdom Wal Handley 500 cc 1928
350 cc 1928
250 cc 1933
United Kingdom Jimmie Simpson 500 cc 1934
350 cc 1927, 1934
Italy Omobono Tenni 500 cc 1947
250 cc 1936, 1937
United Kingdom Harold Daniell 500 cc 1938, 1948
350 cc 1938
Italy Dario Ambrosini 250 cc 1948, 1950, 1951
United Kingdom Geoff Duke 500 cc 1953, 1954
350 cc 1952
2 Switzerland Georges Trezza 250 cc 1922
175 cc 1929
Switzerland A. Liechti 125 cc 1930, 1931
Italy Carlo Baschieri 175 cc 1931, 1932
Italy Carlo Fumagalli 250 cc 1932
175 cc 1933
United Kingdom Percy Hunt 350 cc 1931, 1933
Italy Nello Pagani 500 cc 1946
125 cc 1949

Multiple winners (manufacturers)[edit]

# Wins Manufacturer Wins
Category Years won
20 United Kingdom Norton 500 cc 1927, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1948
350 cc 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1948, 1952
16 Italy Moto Guzzi 500 cc 1947, 1951
350 cc 1953, 1954
250 cc 1927, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1936, 1937, 1946, 1947, 1949, 1952
6 Switzerland Zehnder 250cc 1929
125 cc 1927, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932
5 Italy Benelli 250 cc 1948, 1950, 1951
175 cc 1931, 1932
United Kingdom AJS 500 cc 1949, 1950, 1952
350 cc 1927, 1950
4 Switzerland Condor 350 cc 1922, 1930
250 cc 1923, 1924
United Kingdom Velocette 350 cc 1946, 1947, 1949, 1951
3 United Kingdom Sunbeam 500 cc 1924, 1930
350 cc 1924
Italy Gilera 500 cc 1946, 1953, 1954
2 Switzerland Moser 250 cc 1922
125 cc 1928
Switzerland Motosacoche 500 cc 1928
350 cc 1928
France Monet-Goyon 350 cc 1929
175 cc 1927
Germany DKW 250 cc 1935, 1938
Germany NSU 250 cc 1953, 1954

By year[edit]

A pink background indicates an event that was not part of the Grand Prix motorcycle racing championship.

Year Track 125 cc 175 cc 250 cc 350 cc 500 cc Report
Rider Manufacturer Rider Manufacturer Rider Manufacturer Rider Manufacturer Rider Manufacturer
1954 Bremgarten Austria Rupert Hollaus NSU United Kingdom Fergus Anderson Moto Guzzi United Kingdom Geoff Duke Gilera Report
1953 Bremgarten Republic of Ireland Reg Armstrong NSU United Kingdom Fergus Anderson Moto Guzzi United Kingdom Geoff Duke Gilera Report
1952 Bremgarten United Kingdom Fergus Anderson Moto Guzzi United Kingdom Geoff Duke Norton United Kingdom Jack Brett AJS Report
1951 Bremgarten Italy Dario Ambrosini Benelli United Kingdom Leslie Graham Velocette United Kingdom Fergus Anderson Moto Guzzi Report
1950 Geneva Italy Dario Ambrosini Benelli United Kingdom Leslie Graham AJS United Kingdom Leslie Graham AJS Report
1949 Bremgarten Italy Nello Pagani Mondial Italy Bruno Ruffo Moto Guzzi United Kingdom Freddie Frith Velocette United Kingdom Leslie Graham AJS Report
1948 Geneva Italy Dario Ambrosini Benelli United Kingdom Artie Bell Norton United Kingdom Harold Daniell Norton Report
1947 Bremgarten Italy Bruno Francisci Moto Guzzi United Kingdom Fergus Anderson Velocette Italy Omobono Tenni Moto Guzzi Report
1946 Geneva Italy Celeste Cavaciuti Moto Guzzi Switzerland Walther Hess Velocette Italy Nello Pagani Gilera Report
1938 Geneva Germany Ewald Kluge DKW United Kingdom Harold Daniell Norton United Kingdom Harold Daniell Norton Report
1937 Bremgarten Italy Omobono Tenni Moto Guzzi United Kingdom Jimmie Guthrie Norton United Kingdom Jimmie Guthrie Norton Report
1936 Bremgarten Italy Omobono Tenni Moto Guzzi United Kingdom Jimmie Guthrie Norton United Kingdom Jimmie Guthrie Norton Report
1935 Bremgarten Germany Walfried Winkler DKW United Kingdom Walter Rusk Norton United Kingdom Jimmie Guthrie Norton Report
1934 Bremgarten Italy Amilcare Moretti Moto Guzzi United Kingdom Jimmie Simpson Norton United Kingdom Jimmie Simpson Norton Report
1933 Bremgarten Italy Carlo Fumagalli Miller United Kingdom Wal Handley Moto Guzzi United Kingdom Percy Hunt Norton Republic of Ireland Stanley Woods Norton Report
1932 Bremgarten Switzerland H. Schorr Zehnder Italy Carlo Baschieri Benelli Italy Carlo Fumagalli Moto Guzzi Republic of Ireland Stanley Woods Norton Republic of Ireland Stanley Woods Norton Report]
1931 Bremgarten Switzerland A. Liechti Zehnder Italy Carlo Baschieri Benelli Italy Terzo Bandini Moto Guzzi United Kingdom Percy Hunt Norton Republic of Ireland Stanley Woods Norton Report
1930 Lugano Switzerland A. Liechti Zehnder Italy Raffaele Alberti Ancora/Villiers Italy Felice Nazzaro Moto Guzzi Switzerland Ernst Haenni Condor Switzerland "Gugoltz" Sunbeam Report
1929 Meyrin Switzerland "Crotti" Zehnder Switzerland Georges Trezza Allegro Switzerland Otto Zehnder Zehnder France François Gaussorgues Monet-Goyon Switzerland Emil Frey Radco Report
1928 Meyrin Switzerland Paul Lehmann Moser Italy Alfredo Panella Ladetto-Blatto United Kingdom Cecil Ashby OK-Supreme United Kingdom Wal Handley Motosacoche United Kingdom Wal Handley Motosacoche Report
1927 Meyrin Switzerland O. Graf Zehnder France Alexandre Hommaire Monet-Goyon Italy Licinio Lasagni Moto Guzzi United Kingdom Jimmie Simpson AJS Republic of Ireland Stanley Woods Norton Report
Year Track 250 cc 350 cc 500 cc 1000 cc Report
Rider Manufacturer Rider Manufacturer Rider Manufacturer Rider Manufacturer
1924 Meyrin Switzerland Léon Divorne Condor United Kingdom Tommy de la Haye Sunbeam United Kingdom Graham Walker Sunbeam Report
1923 Meyrin Switzerland Paul Dinkel Condor Italy Isacco Mariani Garelli France Paul Péan Peugeot Report
1922 Lac de Joux Switzerland Georges Trezza Moser Switzerland Alfred Heusser Condor France "Lavanchy" Douglas Switzerland "Borsetti" Harley-Davidson Report

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