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1937 1938 Grand Prix season 1939
1937 1938 European Championship season 1939

The 1938 Grand Prix season was the sixth AIACR European Championship season. The championship was won by Rudolf Caracciola, driving for the Mercedes-Benz team.

RacesEdit

European Championship Grands PrixEdit

Rd Date Name Circuit Winning
drivers
Winning
constructor
Report
1 3 July France French Grand Prix Reims-Gueux Germany Manfred von Brauchitsch Mercedes-Benz Report
2 24 July Germany German Grand Prix Nürburgring United Kingdom Richard Seaman Mercedes-Benz Report
3 21 August Switzerland Swiss Grand Prix Bremgarten Germany Rudolf Caracciola Mercedes-Benz Report
4 11 September Italy Italian Grand Prix Monza Italy Tazio Nuvolari Auto Union Report

Non-championship Grands PrixEdit

Grandes Épreuves are denoted by a yellow background.

Date Name Circuit Winning
driver
Winning
constructor
Report
10 April France Pau Grand Prix Pau France René Dreyfus Delahaye Report
18 April United Kingdom Campbell Trophy Brooklands Thailand Prince Bira ERA Report
23 April Ireland Cork Grand Prix Carrigrohane France René Dreyfus Delahaye Report
15 May Italy Tripoli Grand Prix Mellaha Germany Hermann Lang Mercedes-Benz Report
29 May Brazil Gávea Nacional Circuit Gávea Brazil Arthur Nascimento Jr Alfa Romeo Report
5 June Belgium Grand Prix des Frontières Chimay France Maurice Trintignant Bugatti Report
12 June Brazil Rio de Janeiro Grand Prix Gávea Italy Carlo Maria Pintacuda Alfa Romeo Report
7 August Italy Coppa Ciano Montenero Germany Hermann Lang Mercedes-Benz Report
15 August Italy Coppa Acerbo Pescara Germany Rudolf Caracciola Mercedes-Benz Report
27 August United Kingdom Junior Car Club
200 mile race
Brooklands United Kingdom Johnny Wakefield ERA Report
15 October United Kingdom Mountain Championship Brooklands United Kingdom Raymond Mays ERA Report
22 October United Kingdom Donington Grand Prix Donington Park Italy Tazio Nuvolari Auto Union Report

Championship standingsEdit

Pos Driver FRA
France
GER
Germany
SUI
Switzerland
ITA
Italy
Pts
1 Germany Rudolf Caracciola 2 2 1 3 8
2 Germany Manfred von Brauchitsch 1 Ret 3 Ret 15
3 Germany Hermann Lang 3 Ret 10 Ret 17
4 United Kingdom Richard Seaman 1 2 Ret 18
5 Italy Tazio Nuvolari Ret 9 1 20
= Germany Hans Stuck 3 4 Ret 20
= Germany Hermann Paul Müller 4 Ret Ret 20
8 Italy Giuseppe Farina Ret 5 2 21
9 France René Dreyfus 5 8 24
= Italy Pietro Ghersi 8 5 24
11 France Jean-Pierre Wimille Ret 7 Ret 25
12 Italy Piero Taruffi Ret 6 Ret 26
13 Italy Clemente Biondetti Ret 4 27
14 France René Carrière 4 28
= Switzerland Christian Kautz Ret Ret Ret 28
= Germany Rudolf Hasse Ret Ret 28
= Germany Paul Pietsch 6 28
= Italy Renato Balestrero 7 28
= Italy Franco Cortese 9 28
= France Raph 11 28
= Italy Emilio Romano 12 28
= Switzerland Max Christen 13 28
= Italy Edoardo Teagno 14 28
24 France Philippe Étancelin Ret 29
= United Kingdom Arthur Hyde Ret 29
26 Switzerland Adolfo Mandirola Ret 30
= Italy Giovanni Minozzi Ret 30
= Italy Luigi Villoresi Ret 30
= Italy Goffredo Zehender Ret 30
= Italy Vittorio Belmondo Ret 30
31 France Eugène Chaboud Ret 31
= Switzerland Toulo de Graffenried Ret 31
= Italy Franco Comotti Ret 31
= Germany Herbert Berg Ret 31
= Template:HUN-1920 István de Sztriha Ret 31
36 Italy Carlo Felice Trossi DSQ 32
Pos Driver FRA
France
GER
Germany
SUI
Switzerland
ITA
Italy
Pts

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