1912 Illinois National Trophy (450ci Class)
1912 Illinois National Trophy (450ci Class) is 75th AAA National Motor Car Championship race. Passed at the Elgin circuit. Gil Anderson won the pole position, Charles Merz won this race. This was his 3rd victory.
Gil Anderson and Neil Whalen also climbed to the podium, in second and third place.
Race distance 24 laps (327 km).
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Interesting facts and statistics about the 1912 Illinois National Trophy (450ci Class)
1st victory for the Ideal Motor Co team
3rd victory for the Charles Merz
8th podium for the Charles Merz
2nd podium for the Gil Anderson
1st podium for the Neil Whalen