1949 Pikes Peak in AAA National Motor Car Championship at the Pikes Peak circuit. Full information

1949 Pikes Peak

1949 Pikes Peak is 423rd AAA National Motor Car Championship race. Passed at the Pikes Peak circuit. Al Rogers won the pole position and this race. Louis Unser and Charles Bryant also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 1 lap (20 km).

Previous race: 1949 Du Quoin 100
Next race: 1949 Syracuse 100
Race Start: 5th September 1949

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1949 Pikes Peak

2nd victory for the Joe Coniff team
2nd victory for the Al Rogers
3rd podium for the Al Rogers
2nd podium for the Louis Unser
1st podium for the Charles Bryant

1949 Pikes Peak results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Al Rogers Coniff ? 1949, #9 200 15m 54.260s 0 Joe Coniff
2 Louis Unser Maserati 8CTF, #35 160 16m 6.220s+11.960s 0 Federal Engineering
3 Charles Bryant Chevrolet Special, #6 140 16m 28.620s+34.360s 0 Grover
4 George Hammond Offenhauser Special, #26 120 16m 52.080s+57.820s 0 Auto Shippers
5 Mack Hellings Kurtis Kraft 2000, #2 100 16m 59.500s+1m 5.240s 0 Don Lee
6 Red Shafer Buick Special, #8 80 17m 2.000s+1m 7.740s 0 Phil Shafer
7 Hugh Thomas Chrysler ? 1949, #12 60 17m 14.570s+1m 20.310s 0 Bandimere
8 JC Shoemaker McDowell ? 1949, #17 50 17m 17.320s+1m 23.060s 0 Glen Cove
9 Russell Snowberger Maserati 8CTF, #21 40 17m 26.280s+1m 32.020s 0 Federal Engineering
10 Herb Bryers McDowell ? 1949, #7 30 17m 29.570s+1m 35.310s 0
11 Buster Hammond Offenhauser Special, #14 20 17m 33.740s+1m 39.480s 0 Wynn's Fricton Proofing
12 Walt Killinger unknown ? 1949, #22 10 17m 41.300s+1m 47.040s 0 Stephens-Frenzel
13 Art McKee unknown ? 1949, #10 0 18m 13.080s+2m 18.820s 0 Foltz
14 Milton Mabe Miller ? 1949, #33 0 18m 22.960s+2m 28.700s 0
15 Art Hillis unknown ? 1949, #94 0 18m 54.100s+2m 59.840s 0 Woestman
16 Glenn Harrison ? ? 1949, #3 0 19m 20.660s+3m 26.400s 0 Crager
17 Delmar Desch Chevrolet Special, #23 0 19m 23.800s+3m 29.540s 0 Tatterfield
18 Lloyd Axel McDowell ? 1949, #5 0 19m 30.000s+3m 35.740s 0
19 Johnny Mauro Alfa Romeo 308, #16 0 0 Johnny Mauro
20 Jimmy Good ? ? 1949, #4 0 0 Crager

List of all cars for the 1949 Pikes Peak on the Pikes Peak circuit

Maserati 8CTF

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Coniff ? 1949

Offenhauser

? ? 1949

Crager

Maserati 8CTF

Maserati L8 c 3.0

Kurtis Kraft 2000

Alfa Romeo

Alfa Romeo 308

Alfa Romeo SC