1909 Founder's Day Road Race in AAA National Motor Car Championship at the Philadelphia circuit. Full information

1909 Founder's Day Road Race

1909 Founder's Day Road Race is 21st AAA National Motor Car Championship race. Passed at the Philadelphia circuit. Fred Betz won the pole position, George Robertson won this race. This was his 2nd victory. Bert Dingley and Hugh Harding also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 25 laps (326 km).

Previous race: 1909 Long Island Stock Chassis Derby (Class E)
Next race: 1909 Portola Road Contest

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1909 Founder's Day Road Race

2nd victory for the George Robertson
4th podium for the George Robertson
6th podium for the Bert Dingley
1st podium for the Hugh Harding

1909 Founder's Day Road Race results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 George Robertson Simplex ZIP 90hp, #4 400 3h 38m 58.800s 0
2 Bert Dingley Chalmers ? 1909, #5 210 3h 44m 20.000s+5m 21.200s 0 Western Motor Company
3 Hugh Harding Apperson ? 1909, #8 110 3h 52m 17.700s+13m 18.900s 0
4 Joe Parkin Chadwick ? 1909, #18 60 3h 55m 31.200s+16m 32.400s 0
5 Louis Strang Isotta ? 1909, #17 40 3h 56m 54.400s+17m 55.600s 0
6 William Wallace Palmer Singer, #10 25 0
7 Charles Howard Benz ? 1909, #3 15 0 Welch
8 Fred Betz Simplex ? 1909, #1 0 0
9 Robert Drach American Roadster, #2 0 0
10 Bob Burman Buick ? 1909, #9 0 0 Buick Motor Car Co
11 Len Zengel Chadwick ? 1909, #16 0 0
12 Charles Young Selden ? 1909, #23 0 0
13 Louis Bergdoll Thomas ? 1909, #15 0 0
14 Louis Chevrolet Buick ? 1909, #13 0 0
15 Mailin Leinau Acme ? 1909, #7 0 0
16 EO Hayes American Roadster, #12 0 0
17 Lee Lorimer Chalmers ? 1909, #19 0 0
18 Willie Haupt Thomas ? 1909, #6 0 0
19 Erwin Bergdoll unknown ? 1909, #20 0 0 Welch
20 John Coffey Columbia ? 1909, #14 0 0
21 Joe Seymour Lozier ? 1909, #22 0 0

List of all cars for the 1909 Founder's Day Road Race on the Philadelphia circuit

Chalmers ? 1909

Detroit Bluebird