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1938 Swiss Grand Prix

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European Drivers Championship race number 3 of 4
Sunday, August 21, 1938 at Bremgarten Circuit, Postfach, Switzerland
50 laps on a 7.280 kilometer road course (364.000 kilometers)

Time of race: 2:32:07.8
Average speed: 143.6 kph
Pole time: 158.8 seconds
Cautions: none
Margin of victory: 26.0 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 1

Glossary    1938 European Drivers Championship results   /   1938 standings

1 312   Rudolf Caracciola Daimler-Benz AGMercedes-Benz W154502:32:07.8371
2 116   Richard Seaman Daimler-Benz AGMercedes-Benz W15450+26.0132
3 510   Manfred von Brauchitsch Daimler-Benz AGMercedes-Benz W15449+1 lap03
4 48   Hans Stuck Auto Union AGAuto Union D48+2 laps04
51038   Nino Farina Alfa CorseAlfa Romeo Tipo 31248+2 laps04
61128   Piero Taruffi Scuderia TorinoAlfa Romeo Tipo 30847+3 laps04
7 840   Jean-Pierre Wimille Alfa CorseAlfa Romeo Tipo 31247+3 laps04
8 64   Hermann Paul Muller Auto Union AGAuto Union D46crash04
91218   Rene Dreyfus Ecurie BleueDelahaye 14546+4 laps04
10 76   Tazio Nuvolari Auto Union AGAuto Union D46+4 laps04
11 214   Hermann Lang Daimler-Benz AGMercedes-Benz W15445+4 laps04
121520   Raph Bethenod Ecurie BleueDelahaye 14543+7 laps04
131624   Emilio Romano Emilio RomanoAlfa Romeo Monza41+9 laps04
141732   Max Christen Max ChristenMaserat Tipo 2640+10 laps04
151326   Edoardo Teagno Squadra SubaudaMaserati 8CM39+11 laps04
ret 92   Christian Kautz Auto Union AGAuto Union D19fuel leak06
ret1830   Adolfo Mandirola Auto-Agence S.A.Maserati 8CM17dnf06
ret1922   Giovanni Minozzi Giovanni MinozziAlfa Romeo Monza17dnf06
ret2034   Istvan Sztriha Istvan de SztrihaAlfa Romeo Monza5dnf07
dns1436   Toulo de Graffenried Toulo de GraffenriedMaserati 6C-340did not start08

Relief Drivers:

Car #14: Walter Baumer (40 laps)
Car #26: Prince Bira

Fastest Lap: 153.300 kph by Richard Seaman

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Richard Seaman11313
  Rudolf Caracciola145037