1931 Detroit 100 in AAA National Motor Car Championship at the Michigan Fairgrounds circuit. Full information

1931 Detroit 100

1931 Detroit 100 is 344th AAA National Motor Car Championship race. Passed at the Michigan Fairgrounds circuit. Ernie Triplett won the pole position, Louis Meyer won this race. This was his 5th victory. Ernie Triplett and Bill Cummings also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 100 laps (161 km).

Previous race: 1931 Indianapolis 500
Next race: 1931 Altoona 100

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1931 Detroit 100

1st victory for the Louis Meyer team
5th victory for the Louis Meyer
8th podium for the Louis Meyer
2nd podium for the Ernie Triplett
4th podium for the Bill Cummings

Stevens ? 1931 - 1931 Detroit 100 winner

Stevens ? 1931 - 1931 Detroit 100 winner

1931 Detroit 100 results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Louis Meyer 120 1h 19m 30.890s 0 Louis Meyer
2 Ernie Triplett 90 1h 20m 43.070s+1m 12.180s 0 Tucker-Tappet
3 Bill Cummings 80 1h 21m 40.320s+2m 9.430s 0 Empire State Gas Motors
4 Ralph Hepburn 70 1h 22m 9.950s+2m 39.060s 0 Miller Automobiles
5 Sam Ross 60 1h 22m 12.330s+2m 41.440s 0 William M Yahr
6 Francis Quinn 50 1h 22m 51.110s+3m 20.220s 0 Buckeye
7 Louis Schneider 40 1h 23m 10.500s+3m 39.610s 0 BL Schneider
8 Russell Snowberger 30 1h 24m 41.350s+5m 10.460s 0 Russell Snowberger
9 Fred Frame 20 1h 24m 43.280s+5m 12.390s 0 Harry Hartz
10 Chet Miller 10 1h 24m 58.770s+5m 27.880s 0 Buddy Marr
11 Wilbur Shaw 0 1h 25m 6.090s+5m 35.200s 0 Duesenberg Bros
12 Shorty Cantlon 0 0 All Oil
13 Babe Stapp 0 0 Rigling & Henning
14 Gene Haustein 0 0 Fronty Sales of Michigan

List of all cars for the 1931 Detroit 100 on the Michigan Fairgrounds circuit

Duesenberg ? 1931

Duesenberg

Ford T

Fronty Ford

Snowberger ? 1931

Studebaker

Rigling ? 1931

Duesenberg