1939 France Grand Prix in European Championship at the Reims circuit. Full information

1939 France Grand Prix

1939 France Grand Prix is 20th European Championship race. Passed at the Reims circuit. Hermann Lang won the pole position, Hermann Muller won this race. This was his 1st victory. Georg Meier and Rene le Begue also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 51 laps (399 km).

Previous race: 1939 Belgium Grand Prix
Next race: 1939 Germany Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1939 France Grand Prix

7th victory for the Auto Union team
1st victory for the Hermann Muller
1st podium for the Hermann Muller
1st podium for the Georg Meier
1st podium for the Rene le Begue

Auto Union D - 1939 France Grand Prix winner

Auto Union D - 1939 France Grand Prix winner

1939 France Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Hermann Muller 0 2h 21m 11.8s 0 Auto Union
2 Georg Meier 0 50 laps 0 Auto Union
3 Rene le Begue 0 48 laps 0 Automobiles Talbot
4 Philippe Etancelin 0 48 laps 0 Automobiles Talbot
5 Raymond Sommer 0 47 laps 0 Raymond Sommer
6 Hans Stuck 0 47 laps 0 Auto Union
7 Rene Dreyfus 0 45 laps 0 Ecurie Laury Schell
8 Luigi Chinetti 0 45 laps 0 Christian Kautz
9 Georges Raph 0 44 laps 0 Ecurie Laury Schell
0 Christian Kautz 0 0 Christian Kautz
0 Tazio Nuvolari 0 8 laps Gearbox 0 Auto Union
0 Raymond Mays 0 10 laps Fuel tank 0 Automobiles Talbot
0 Rudolf Caracciola 0 Accident 0 Daimler-Benz
0 Manfred von Brauchitsch 0 17 laps Engine 0 Daimler-Benz
0 Hermann Lang 0 36 laps Engine 0 Daimler-Benz
0 Francois Matra 0 17 laps Retired 0 Christian Kautz

Qualifying Results for the 1939 France Grand Prix on the Reims circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 Hermann Lang 2m 27.7s Daimler-Benz
2 Rudolf Caracciola 2m 29.6s Daimler-Benz
3 Tazio Nuvolari 2m 29.9s Auto Union
4 Manfred von Brauchitsch 2m 30.4s Daimler-Benz
5 Hermann Muller 2m 31.7s Auto Union
6 Hans Stuck 2m 35s Auto Union
7 Georg Meier 2m 36.9s Auto Union
8 Rene le Begue 2m 46.3s Automobiles Talbot
9 Philippe Etancelin 2m 50.2s Automobiles Talbot
10 Raymond Mays 2m 53.7s Automobiles Talbot
11 Rene Dreyfus 2m 54.4s Ecurie Laury Schell
12 Christian Kautz 2m 55.1s Christian Kautz
13 Luigi Chinetti 2m 58.4s Christian Kautz
14 Raymond Sommer 2m 58.7s Raymond Sommer
15 Francois Matra 3m 1.3s Christian Kautz
16 Georges Raph 3m 3s Ecurie Laury Schell

List of all cars for the 1939 France Grand Prix on the Reims circuit

Auto Union D

Auto Union

Delahaye 145

Delahaye

Talbot Lago T26C

Talbot 23CV L6 4.5

Mercedes W163

Mercedes

Alfa Romeo 308

Alfa Romeo SC