1917 Chicago 50 Race 1 in AAA National Motor Car Championship at the Maywood Speedway circuit. Full information

1917 Chicago 50

1917 Chicago 50 is 161st AAA National Motor Car Championship race. Passed at the Maywood Speedway circuit. Ralph de Palma won the pole position and this race. This was his 14th victory. Dave Lewis and Gaston Chevrolet also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 25 laps (80 km).

Previous race: 1917 Minneapolis 100
Next race: 1917 Chicago 100

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1917 Chicago 50

14th victory for the Ralph de Palma
23rd podium for the Ralph de Palma
7th podium for the Dave Lewis
2nd podium for the Gaston Chevrolet

1917 Chicago 50 results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Ralph de Palma Packard 299, #4 100 28m 9.380s 0
2 Dave Lewis Duesenberg ? 1917, #12 55 28m 24.650s+15.270s 0 Hoskins
3 Gaston Chevrolet Frontenac ? 1917, #54 30 29m 16.010s+1m 6.630s 0 Frontenac Motors
4 Pete Henderson Duesenberg ? 1917, #8 15 29m 41.220s+1m 31.840s 0
5 Tom Alley PanAm ? 1917, #47 10 30m 2.680s+1m 53.300s 0 Pan-American
6 Harold Trackus Duesenberg ? 1917, #36 0 0 Olsen
7 George Mason Duesenberg ? 1917, #31 0 0 Ogren

Qualifying Results for the 1917 Chicago 50 on the Maywood Speedway circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Ralph de Palma Packard 299, #4 0
2 Dave Lewis Duesenberg ? 1917, #12 0 Hoskins
3 Gaston Chevrolet Frontenac ? 1917, #54 0 Frontenac Motors
4 Pete Henderson Duesenberg ? 1917, #8 0
5 Tom Alley PanAm ? 1917, #47 0 Pan-American
6 Harold Trackus Duesenberg ? 1917, #36 0 Olsen
7 George Mason Duesenberg ? 1917, #31 0 Ogren

List of all cars for the 1917 Chicago 50 on the Maywood Speedway circuit

Packard 299

Packard

Duesenberg ? 1917

Duesenberg