1917 War Derby Race in AAA National Motor Car Championship at the Maywood Speedway circuit. Full information

1917 War Derby Race

1917 War Derby Race is 157th AAA National Motor Car Championship race. Passed at the Maywood Speedway circuit. Ralph de Palma won the pole position, Earl Cooper won this race. This was his 14th victory. Ralph Mulford and Cliff Durant also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 125 laps (402 km).

Previous race: 1917 Sharronsville Sweepstakes
Next race: 1917 Omaha Derby

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1917 War Derby Race

12th victory for the Stutz Motor Car Co team
14th victory for the Earl Cooper
25th podium for the Earl Cooper
20th podium for the Ralph Mulford
2nd podium for the Cliff Durant

1917 War Derby Race results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Earl Cooper 500 2h 25m 28.800s 0 Stutz Motor Car Co
2 Ralph Mulford 260 2h 26m 11.030s+42.230s 0
3 Cliff Durant 140 2h 26m 36.430s+1m 7.630s 0 Cliff Durant
4 Eddie Hearne 80 2h 27m 48.030s+2m 19.230s 0 Duesenberg Bros
5 Walter Haines 50 2h 30m 56.430s+5m 27.630s 0
6 Pete Henderson 35 2h 33m 7.950s+7m 39.150s 0
7 Dave Lewis 25 2h 35m 8.070s+9m 39.270s 0 Hoskins
8 Ira Vail 15 2h 39m 3.000s+13m 34.200s 0
9 Louis Chevrolet 10 2h 40m 8.860s+14m 40.060s 0 Frontenac Motors
10 Louis Fontaine 5 2h 42m 23.900s+16m 55.100s 0
11 Ralph de Palma 0 2h 43m 8.460s+17m 39.660s 0
12 Al Schillo 0 0
13 Billy Taylor 0 0 Newman
14 Andy Burt 0 0 Erbes
15 Tom Alley 0 0 Pan-American
16 Tommy Milton 0 0 Duesenberg Bros
17 Omar Toft 0 0 Omar Toft
18 George Mason 0 0 Ogren
19 Joe Boyer 0 0 Frontenac Motors
20 Barney Oldfield 0 0 Golden Submarine
21 AH Patterson 0 0 Hudson Motor Car Co
22 Joe Thomas 0 0
23 Jack le Cain 0 0
24 Ed Diedrich 0 0
25 George Buzane 0 0 Detroit
26 Otto Henning 0 0 Ogren
27 Jules Devigne 0 0

List of all cars for the 1917 War Derby Race on the Maywood Speedway circuit

Peugeot L76

Peugeot

Duesenberg ? 1917

Duesenberg