1917 Harkness Gold Trophy in AAA National Motor Car Championship at the Sheepshead Bay circuit. Full information

1917 Harkness Gold Trophy

1917 Harkness Gold Trophy is 168th AAA National Motor Car Championship race. Passed at the Sheepshead Bay circuit. Louis Chevrolet won the pole position and this race. This was his 6th victory. Ralph de Palma and Eddie Hearne also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 50 laps (161 km).

Previous race: 1917 Providence 100
Next race: 1917 Chicago 50

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1917 Harkness Gold Trophy

3rd victory for the Frontenac Motors team
6th victory for the Louis Chevrolet
8th podium for the Louis Chevrolet
24th podium for the Ralph de Palma
7th podium for the Eddie Hearne

1917 Harkness Gold Trophy results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Louis Chevrolet 200 54m 20.980s 0 Frontenac Motors
2 Ralph de Palma 110 56m 18.000s+1m 57.020s 0
3 Eddie Hearne 60 56m 41.500s+2m 20.520s 0 Duesenberg Bros
4 Ralph Mulford 35 56m 41.870s+2m 20.890s 0
5 Ira Vail 20 56m 41.970s+2m 20.990s 0
6 Denny Hickey 15 1h 0m 39.000s+6m 18.020s 0
7 Otto Henning 10 1h 0m 48.000s+6m 27.020s 0
8 Tommy Milton 5 1h 0m 55.000s+6m 34.020s 0
9 James Benedict 0 1h 1m 1.000s+6m 40.020s 0 James Benedict
10 Pete Henderson 0 0
11 Joe Boyer 0 0 Frontenac Motors
12 Dave Lewis 0 0 Hoskins
13 Jack le Cain 0 0
14 Tom Alley 0 0 Pan-American
15 Jules Devigne 0 0
16 Walter Haines 0 0
17 Ora Haibe 0 0 Ora Haibe
18 Dario Resta 0 0

Qualifying Results for the 1917 Harkness Gold Trophy on the Sheepshead Bay circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 Louis Chevrolet 0 Frontenac Motors
2 Ralph de Palma 0
3 Eddie Hearne 0 Duesenberg Bros
4 Ralph Mulford 0
5 Ira Vail 0
6 Denny Hickey 0
7 Otto Henning 0
8 Tommy Milton 0
9 James Benedict 0 James Benedict
10 Pete Henderson 0
11 Joe Boyer 0 Frontenac Motors
12 Dave Lewis 0 Hoskins
13 Jack le Cain 0
14 Tom Alley 0 Pan-American
15 Jules Devigne 0
16 Walter Haines 0
17 Ora Haibe 0 Ora Haibe
18 Dario Resta 0

List of all cars for the 1917 Harkness Gold Trophy on the Sheepshead Bay circuit

Packard 299

Packard

Duesenberg ? 1917

Duesenberg