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 Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Earl Cooper Stutz ? 1917, #5 500 2h 25m 28.800s 0 Stutz Motor Car Co
2 Ralph Mulford Hudson ? 1917, #9 260 2h 26m 11.030s+42.230s 0
3 Cliff Durant Delage ? 1917, #35 140 2h 26m 36.430s+1m 7.630s 0 Cliff Durant
4 Eddie Hearne Duesenberg ? 1917, #11 80 2h 27m 48.030s+2m 19.230s 0 Duesenberg Bros
5 Walter Haines Mercer ? 1917, #18 50 2h 30m 56.430s+5m 27.630s 0
6 Pete Henderson Duesenberg ? 1917, #8 35 2h 33m 7.950s+7m 39.150s 0
7 Dave Lewis Duesenberg ? 1917, #12 25 2h 35m 8.070s+9m 39.270s 0 Hoskins
8 Ira Vail Hudson ? 1917, #14 15 2h 39m 3.000s+13m 34.200s 0
9 Louis Chevrolet Frontenac ? 1917, #1 10 2h 40m 8.860s+14m 40.060s 0 Frontenac Motors
10 Louis Fontaine Mercedes ? 1917, #2 5 2h 42m 23.900s+16m 55.100s 0
11 Ralph de Palma Packard ? 1917, #4 0 2h 43m 8.460s+17m 39.660s 0
12 Al Schillo Mercer ? 1917, #32 0 0
13 Billy Taylor Stutz ? 1917, #16 0 0 Newman
14 Andy Burt Peugeot L76, #35 0 0 Erbes
15 Tom Alley PanAm ? 1917, #23 0 0 Pan-American
16 Tommy Milton Duesenberg ? 1917, #7 0 0 Duesenberg Bros
17 Omar Toft Miller ? 1917, #29 0 0 Omar Toft
18 George Mason Duesenberg ? 1917, #31 0 0 Ogren
19 Joe Boyer Frontenac ? 1917, #24 0 0 Frontenac Motors
20 Barney Oldfield Miller ? 1917, #27 0 0 Golden Submarine
21 AH Patterson Hudson ? 1917, #17 0 0 Hudson Motor Car Co
22 Joe Thomas Mercer ? 1917, #6 0 0
23 Jack le Cain Delage ? 1917, #25 0 0
24 Ed Diedrich Duesenberg ? 1917, #33 0 0
25 George Buzane unknown ? 1917, #3 0 0 Detroit
26 Otto Henning Duesenberg ? 1917, #22 0 0 Ogren
27 Jules Devigne Delage ? 1917, #15 0 0

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

Duesenberg ? 1917

Duesenberg

Peugeot L76

Peugeot