1936 George Vanderbilt Cup in AAA National Motor Car Championship at the Roosevelt Raceway circuit. Full information

1936 George Vanderbilt Cup

1936 George Vanderbilt Cup is 372nd AAA National Motor Car Championship race. Passed at the Roosevelt Raceway circuit. Antonio Brivio won the pole position, Tazio Nuvolari won this race. This was his 1st victory. Jean-Pierre Wimille and Antonio Brivio also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 75 laps (479 km).

Previous race: 1936 Syracuse 100
Next race: 1937 Indianapolis 500

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1936 George Vanderbilt Cup

1st victory for the Scuderia Ferrari team
1st victory for the Tazio Nuvolari
1st podium for the Tazio Nuvolari
1st podium for the Jean-Pierre Wimille
1st podium for the Antonio Brivio

Alfa Romeo 12C - 1936 George Vanderbilt Cup winner

Alfa Romeo 12C #8 - 1936 George Vanderbilt Cup winner

1936 George Vanderbilt Cup results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Tazio Nuvolari Alfa Romeo 12C, #8 360 4h 32m 44.050s 0 Scuderia Ferrari
2 Jean-Pierre Wimille Bugatti T59, #18 270 4h 40m 55.940s+8m 11.890s 0 Usines Bugatti
3 Antonio Brivio Alfa Romeo 12C, #9 240 4h 45m 44.400s+13m 0.350s 0 Scuderia Ferrari
4 Raymond Sommer Alfa Romeo Tipo B (P3), #16 210 4h 46m 59.510s+14m 15.460s 0 Raymond Sommer
5 Pat Fairfield ERA A, #46 180 4h 56m 48.530s+24m 4.480s 0 English Racing Automobiles
6 Fred McEvoy Maserati 6CM, #12 48 4h 57m 24.820s+24m 40.770s 0 Officine Alfieri Maserati
6 Carlo Felice Trossi Maserati 6CM, #12 102 0 Officine Alfieri Maserati
7 Bill Cummings Miller ? 1936, #32 120 4h 57m 43.110s+24m 59.060s 0 Boyle Racing Headquarters
8 Mauri Rose Miller ? 1936, #2 90 4h 57m 47.270s+25m 3.220s 0 Lou Moore
9 Philippe Etancelin Maserati V8RI, #24 60 4h 59m 43.110s+26m 59.060s 0 Philippe Etancelin
10 Deacon Litz Miller ? 1936, #15 30 5h 1m 5.820s+28m 21.770s 0 Deacon Litz
10 Tony Willman Miller ? 1936, #15 0 0 Deacon Litz
11 Chuck Tabor Duesenberg ? 1936, #6 0 5h 4m 6.690s+31m 22.640s 0 Chester L Gardner
12 Emil Andres Stevens ? 1936, #4 0 5h 5m 54.970s+33m 10.920s 0 Joe Lencki
13 Earl Howe ERA B, #45 0 5h 6m 11.750s+33m 27.700s 0 English Racing Automobiles
14 Dave Evans Bugatti T51, #28 0 5h 7m 42.540s+34m 58.490s 0 McClure Halley
15 Brian Lewis ERA B, #37 0 5h 8m 17.270s+35m 33.220s 0 John Fell/W Cotton
16 Rick Decker Duesenberg ? 1936, #59 0 5h 8m 18.630s+35m 34.580s 0 Rick Decker
17 Al Putnam Studebaker ? 1936, #34 0 0 American Twist Drill
18 Teddy Rayson Maserati 4CM, #48 0 0 Teddy Rayson
19 Roy Lake Ambler ? 1936, #67 0 0 RB Lynch
20 Henry Banks Deidt ? 1936, #65 0 0 Ralph de Palma
21 Chet Gardner Miller ? 1936, #17 0 0 Chester L Gardner
22 Gus Zarka Ambler ? 1936, #66 0 0 William Watts
23 Bob Swanson Wetteroth ? 1936, #51 0 0 Dan F Hogan
24 Tony Gulotta Stevens ? 1936, #44 0 0 Leon Duray
25 Red Shafer Rigling ? 1936, #26 0 0 Phil Shafer
26 Chet Miller Rigling ? 1936, #36 0 0 Bruce Carew
27 Frank Brisko Miller ? 1936, #14 0 0 Elgin Piston Pin
28 Lewis Balus Duesenberg ? 1936, #52 0 0 Virgil O Williams
29 Ted Chamberlain Duesenberg ? 1936, #57 0 0 George Wingerter
30 Louis Tomei Wetteroth ? 1936, #53 0 0 Louis Tomei
31 George Connor Weil ? 1936, #27 0 0 Bill White Race Cars
32 Billy Winn Weil ? 1936, #7 0 0 James M Winn
33 Russell Snowberger Rigling ? 1936, #23 0 0 Thorne Engineering
34 Joel Thorne Miller ? 1936, #38 0 0 Thorne Engineering
35 Babe Stapp Shaw ? 1936, #21 0 0 Henry J Topping jr
36 Ted Horn Wetteroth ? 1936, #22 0 0 Harry Hartz
37 Jimmy Snyder Stevens ? 1936, #43 0 0 Midwest Red Lion
38 Shorty Cantlon Adams ? 1936, #5 0 0 William J Cantlon
39 Floyd Davis Rigling ? 1936, #25 0 0 Thorne Engineering
40 Tony Willman Stevens ? 1936, #42 0 0 Leon Duray
41 Giuseppe Farina Alfa Romeo 12C, #10 0 0 Scuderia Ferrari
42 Georges Raph Maserati V8RI, #29 0 0 Georges Raph
43 Bunny Phillips Bugatti T35, #49 0 0 Overton A Phillips
44 Milt Marion Miller ? 1936, #62 0 0 Milt Marion
45 Wilbur Shaw Shaw ? 1936, #3 0 0 W Wilbur Shaw

Qualifying Results for the 1936 George Vanderbilt Cup on the Roosevelt Raceway circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Antonio Brivio Alfa Romeo 12C, #9 0 Scuderia Ferrari
2 Billy Winn Weil ? 1936, #7 0 James M Winn
3 Wilbur Shaw Shaw ? 1936, #3 0 W Wilbur Shaw
4 George Connor Weil ? 1936, #27 0 Bill White Race Cars
5 Deacon Litz Miller ? 1936, #15 0 Deacon Litz
5 Tony Willman Miller ? 1936, #15 0 Deacon Litz
6 Al Putnam Studebaker ? 1936, #34 0 American Twist Drill
7 Red Shafer Rigling ? 1936, #26 0 Phil Shafer
8 Tazio Nuvolari Alfa Romeo 12C, #8 0 Scuderia Ferrari
9 Giuseppe Farina Alfa Romeo 12C, #10 0 Scuderia Ferrari
10 Bob Swanson Wetteroth ? 1936, #51 0 Dan F Hogan
11 Shorty Cantlon Adams ? 1936, #5 0 William J Cantlon
12 Chuck Tabor Duesenberg ? 1936, #6 0 Chester L Gardner
13 Chet Gardner Miller ? 1936, #17 0 Chester L Gardner
14 Jean-Pierre Wimille Bugatti T59, #18 0 Usines Bugatti
15 Tony Willman Stevens ? 1936, #42 0 Leon Duray
16 Georges Raph Maserati V8RI, #29 0 Georges Raph
17 Gus Zarka Ambler ? 1936, #66 0 William Watts
18 Jimmy Snyder Stevens ? 1936, #43 0 Midwest Red Lion
19 Raymond Sommer Alfa Romeo Tipo B (P3), #16 0 Raymond Sommer
20 Milt Marion Miller ? 1936, #62 0 Milt Marion
21 Ted Horn Wetteroth ? 1936, #22 0 Harry Hartz
22 Rick Decker Duesenberg ? 1936, #59 0 Rick Decker
23 Pat Fairfield ERA A, #46 0 English Racing Automobiles
24 Mauri Rose Miller ? 1936, #2 0 Lou Moore
25 Louis Tomei Wetteroth ? 1936, #53 0 Louis Tomei
26 Bill Cummings Miller ? 1936, #32 0 Boyle Racing Headquarters
27 Emil Andres Stevens ? 1936, #4 0 Joe Lencki
28 Babe Stapp Shaw ? 1936, #21 0 Henry J Topping jr
29 Floyd Davis Rigling ? 1936, #25 0 Thorne Engineering
30 Fred McEvoy Maserati 6CM, #12 0 Officine Alfieri Maserati
30 Carlo Felice Trossi Maserati 6CM, #12 0 Officine Alfieri Maserati
31 Roy Lake Ambler ? 1936, #67 0 RB Lynch
32 Philippe Etancelin Maserati V8RI, #24 0 Philippe Etancelin
33 Chet Miller Rigling ? 1936, #36 0 Bruce Carew
34 Dave Evans Bugatti T51, #28 0 McClure Halley
35 Henry Banks Deidt ? 1936, #65 0 Ralph de Palma
36 Teddy Rayson Maserati 4CM, #48 0 Teddy Rayson
37 Frank Brisko Miller ? 1936, #14 0 Elgin Piston Pin
38 Russell Snowberger Rigling ? 1936, #23 0 Thorne Engineering
39 Joel Thorne Miller ? 1936, #38 0 Thorne Engineering
40 Ted Chamberlain Duesenberg ? 1936, #57 0 George Wingerter
41 Earl Howe ERA B, #45 0 English Racing Automobiles
42 Brian Lewis ERA B, #37 0 John Fell/W Cotton
43 Tony Gulotta Stevens ? 1936, #44 0 Leon Duray
44 Bunny Phillips Bugatti T35, #49 0 Overton A Phillips
45 Lewis Balus Duesenberg ? 1936, #52 0 Virgil O Williams

List of all cars for the 1936 George Vanderbilt Cup on the Roosevelt Raceway circuit

Miller ? 1936

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Maserati V8RI

Maserati SC

Rigling ? 1936

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Wetteroth ? 1936

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Maserati 4CM

Maserati

ERA A

ERA L6 c 1.5

Bugatti T51

Bugatti

Alfa Romeo 12C

Alfa Romeo

Weil ? 1936

Miller

Maserati 6CM

Maserati SC

Duesenberg ? 1936

Duesenberg

Bugatti T59

Bugatti

Stevens ? 1936

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Bugatti T35

Bugatti

Shaw ? 1936

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Studebaker ? 1936

Studebaker

ERA B

ERA L6 c 1.5

Duesenberg ? 1936

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