1927 Italian Grand Prix

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Race details
Race 4 of 5 in the 1927 World Manufacturers' Championship
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Date 4 Sep 1927
Official name VII Gran Premio d'Italia
V Grand Prix d'Europe
Location Monza, Italy
Course Autodromo Nazionale Monza
Course length 10.00 km (6.21 mi)
Distance 50 laps, 500 km (310.5 mi)
Weather Rain
Pole position
  • Not known
Grid positions set by ballot
Fastest lap
Driver France Robert Benoist Delage
Time 3:57.3
First Delage
Second OM
Third Miller

The 1927 Italian Grand Prix was a Grand Prix motor race held at Monza on 4 September 1927 and run to Formula Libre regulations.[1]

It was part of the 1927 AIACR World Manufacturers' Championship season.


Pos No Driver Car Laps Time/Retired
1 4 France Robert Benoist Delage 155B 50 3h26m59
2 12 Italy Giuseppe Morandi OM 865 50 3h49m32
3 10 United States Earl Cooper Miller 91 50 4h02m05
United States Peter Kreis
4 6 Italy Ferdinando Minoia OM 865 50 4h02m28
Ret 8 United States George Souders Duesenberg 12 Carburettor, magneto
Ret 2 United States Peter Kreis Miller 91 1 Crankcase


  1. ^ Darren Galpin. "1927 Grands Prix, The GEL Motorsport Information Page". Archived from the original on 2009-05-04. Retrieved 2009-03-24. 

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