Classic Car Catalogue

IV Großer Preis der Schweiz
1937

Swiss Grand Prix
22 August 1937
Bremgarten Bern, Road course
Race 4 of 5 in the 1937 European Championship

Switzerland

Entries and results:
No.   Driver: Car: Engine:   Entrant:  
2 Paul Pietsch Maserati 6C-34 3.7 S-6 Paul Pietsch  
4 Luigi Fagioli Auto Union C 6.0 V-16 Auto Union AG  
6 Tazio Nuvolari Auto Union C 6.0 V-16 Auto Union AG  
8 Bernd Rosemeyer Auto Union C 6.0 V-16 Auto Union AG  
10 Hans Stuck Auto Union C 6.0 V-16 Auto Union AG  
12 Manfred von Brauchitsch Mercedes-Benz W125 5.7 S-8 Daimler-Benz AG  
14 Rudolf Caracciola Mercedes-Benz W125 5.7 S-8 Daimler-Benz AG  
16 Christian Kautz Mercedes-Benz W125 5.7 S-8 Daimler-Benz AG  
18 Hermann Lang Mercedes-Benz W125 5.7 S-8 Daimler-Benz AG  
20 Giovanni Minozzi Alfa Romeo Monza 2.3 S-8 G. Minozzi  
22 Raymond Sommer Alfa Romeo 12C-36 4.1 V-12 Scuderia Ferrari  
24 Giuseppe Farina Alfa Romeo 12C-36 4.1 V-12 Scuderia Ferrari  
26 Luigi Soffietti Maserati 8CM 3.0 S-8 Scuderia Subauda dns
28 Edoardo Teagno Maserati 8CM 3.0 S-8 Scuderia Subauda dns
30 Max Christen Maserati Tipo 26 2.0? S-8 Max Christen  
32   Henri Simonet Alfa Romeo Tipo B/P3? 2.9 S-8   H. Simonet  
34 Martin Walther Bugatti T35B 2.3 S-8 M. Walther dns
36 Adolfo Mandirola Maserati 8CM 3.0 S-8 Ecurie Genevoise  
38 László Hartmann Maserati 6CM/4CM 2.5 L. Hartmann  
40 Hans Rüesch Alfa Romeo 8C-35 3.8 S-8 H. Rüesch  

 

Results:

Position: No. Driver: Car: Laps: Time:
1st 14 Rudolf Caracciola Mercedes-Benz W125 50 2h17m39.3s
2nd 18 Hermann Lang Mercedes-Benz W125 50 2h18m28.7s
3rd 12 Manfred von Brauchitsch Mercedes-Benz W125 50 2h18m45.7s
4th 10 Hans Stuck Auto Union C 50 2h18m50.8s
5th 6 Tazio Nuvolari / Bernd Rosemeyer Auto Union C 50 2h19m00.5s
6th 16 Christian Kautz Mercedes-Benz W125 49 2h18m58.5s
7th 4 Luigi Fagioli / Tazio Nuvolari Auto Union C 49 2h19m49.2s
8th 22 Raymond Sommer Alfa Romeo 12C-36 47 2h19m31.3s
9th 38 László Hartmann Maserati 6CM/4CM 42 2h19m53.8s
10th 2 Paul Pietsch Maserati 6C-34 41 2h20m21.3s
dnf 32   Henri Simonet Alfa Romeo Tipo B/P3? 35  
dnf 36 Adolfo Mandirola Maserati 8CM 28 failure
dnf 20 Giovanni Minozzi Alfa Romeo Monza 26 failure
dnf 24 Giuseppe Farina Alfa Romeo 12C-36 22 failure
dnf 40 Hans Rüesch Alfa Romeo 8C-35 8 failure
dnf 30 Max Christen Maserati Tipo 26 4 failure
dnf 8 Bernd Rosemeyer Auto Union C 1  
Fastest lap: Bernd Rosemeyer (Auto Union) in 2m36.1s
Winner's average speed: