III Großer Preis der Schweiz
1936

Swiss Grand Prix
23 August 1936
Bremgarten Bern, Road course
Race 3 of 4 in the 1936 European Championship

Switzerland

Entries and results:
No.   Driver: Car: Engine:   Entrant:  
2 Rudolf Hasse Auto Union C 6.0 V-16 Auto Union AG  
4 Bernd Rosemeyer Auto Union C 6.0 V-16 Auto Union AG  
6 Hans Stuck Auto Union C 6.0 V-16 Auto Union AG  
8 Achille Varzi Auto Union C 6.0 V-16 Auto Union AG  
10 Manfred von Brauchitsch Mercedes-Benz W25C 4.7 S-8 Daimler-Benz AG  
12 Rudolf Caracciola Mercedes-Benz W25C 4.7 S-8 Daimler-Benz AG  
14 Luigi Fagioli Mercedes-Benz W25C 4.7 S-8 Daimler-Benz AG  
16 Hermann Lang Mercedes-Benz W25C 4.7 S-8 Daimler-Benz AG  
18 Philippe Etancelin Maserati V8RI 4.8 V-8 P. Etancelin  
20 Raymond Sommer Alfa Romeo Tipo B/P3 3.2 S-8 R. Sommer  
22 Jean-Pierre Wimille Bugatti T59/50B 4.7 S-8 Automobiles E. Bugatti  
24 Earl Howe Bugatti T59 3.3 S-8 Earl Howe  
26 Charles Martin Alfa Romeo Tipo B/P3 3.2 S-8 Charles Martin dna
28 René Dreyfus Alfa Romeo 12C-36 4.1 V-12 Scuderia Ferrari  
30 Giuseppe Farina Alfa Romeo 8C-35 3.8 S-8 Scuderia Ferrari  
32 Tazio Nuvolari Alfa Romeo 12C-36 4.1 V-12 Scuderia Ferrari  
34     Alfa Romeo 8C-35 3.8 S-8 Scuderia Ferrari dna
36 Clemente Biondetti Maserati 6C34 3.7 S-6 Scuderia Maremmana  
38 Jacques de Rham Maserati 6C34 3.7 S-6 Scuderia Maremmana  
40 Hans Rüesch Maserati 6C34 3.7 S-6 Hans Rüesch dns

 

Results:

Position: No. Driver: Car: Laps: Time:
1st 4 Bernd Rosemeyer Auto Union C 70 3h09m01.6s
2nd 8 Achille Varzi Auto Union C 70 3h09m54.2s
3rd 6 Hans Stuck Auto Union C 69 3h10m41.0s
4th 16 Hermann Lang / Luigi Fagioli Mercedes-Benz W25C 69 3h11m04.8s
5th 2 Rudolf Hasse / E. von Delius Auto Union C 67 3h11m02.8s
dnf 20 Raymond Sommer Alfa Romeo Tipo B/P3 51 failure
dnf 10 Manfred von Brauchitsch Mercedes-Benz W25C 50 failure
dnf 18 Philippe Etancelin Maserati V8RI 34 failure
dnf 12 Rudolf Caracciola Mercedes-Benz W25C 29 failure
dnf 28 René Dreyfus Alfa Romeo 12C-36 26 failure
dnf 24 Earl Howe Bugatti T59 24  
dnf 32 Tazio Nuvolari Alfa Romeo 12C-36 18 failure
dnf 36 Clemente Biondetti Maserati 6C34 10 failure
dnf 14 Luigi Fagioli Mercedes-Benz W25C 6 failure
dnf 30 Giuseppe Farina Alfa Romeo 8C-35 6 failure
dnf 22 Jean-Pierre Wimille Bugatti T59/50B 3 failure
dnf 38 Jacques de Rham Maserati 6C34 0 failure
Fastest lap: Bernd Rosemeyer (Auto Union)
lap 15 in 2m34.5s = 169.6 km/h (105.4 mph)
Winner's average speed: 161.0 km/h (100.0 mph)