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Louis Chiron, Monaco

(Louis Alexandre Chiron)

* 3.8.1899    † 22.6.1979

Note: These statistics are based only on the results available in the RSC archive database.
They cannot be modified or updated on their own and do not cover entire driver's racing history.

General figures:
Data covers years:1926, 1928-1934, 1937-1938, 1946, 1948-1949, 1951, 1953-1957
Number of events:50
Total entries:50 (contains 22 finishes and 26 retirements, finishing ratio: 45%)
Photos in Gallery:7 (14% of all entries)
Achievements:
Wins:5Additional class wins0
Second place finishes:1Top 3 finishesnot applicable
Third place finishes:4Races finished on podium10
Best result (count):1st (5x)Pole positions1
Notes of interest:
Most frequent co-drivers:Luigi Chinetti (3), Robert Delpech (3), Guy Bouriat (2), Robert Manzon (2), André Testut (2), Giulio Cabianca (1), Alfonso de Portago (1), Edouard Brisson (1), Franco Cortese (1), Umberto Maglioli (1), "Heldé" (1), René Dreyfus (1), Juan Manuel Fangio (1), Luigi Villoresi (1), Giovanni Bracco (1), Piero Taruffi (1), Eugenio Castellotti (1), Cyril de Vere (1), Umberto Masetti (1), Archimede Rosa (1), Felice Bonetto (1), Achille Varzi (1), Mario Lepori (1), Paul Vallée (1)
Most frequent makes:Osca (19), Bugatti (7), Talbot-Lago (5), Alfa Romeo (4), Delahaye (3), Ferrari (2), Lancia (2), Stutz (1), Simca (1), Maserati (1), Jaguar (1), Healey (1), Citroën (1), Chrysler (1), Austin-Healey (1)
Most frequent types:MT4 (14), 2000S (4), T150C (3), 8C 2300 (3), Type 35 (2), XK120 (1), Type 50 (1), Type 43 (1), Type 40 (1), T26 (1), 6 (1), 340 America (1), Six (1), Silverstone (1), S (1), P3 (1), Model M (1), MD (1), DS (1), D24 (1), D20 (1), A6GCS (1), 175S (1), 166 S (1), 145 (1), 100 (1)
Most frequent chassis:1165 [Osca] (10), 2002 [Osca] (4), 82934 (2), SPL 258BN (1), SF32 (1), D24-0001 (1), D20-0005 (1), D1 (1), 90131 (1), 82935 (1), 1151 [Osca] (1), 1110 [Osca] (1), 1109 [Osca] (1), 016I [166SC] (1), 0116A [340A] (1), 82933 (1), 751 [Osca] (1), 50130 (1), 4922 (1), 2311202 (1), 2211064 (1), 2076 [A6GCS] (1), 204049 (1)
Most frequent tracks:Le Mans (9), Montlhéry (4), Mille Miglia (4), Nürburgring (4), Spa (3), Reims (3), Monza (3), Carrera Panamericana (2), Caracas (2), Avus (2), Vrams (1)
Most frequent countries:F (20), I (9), D (6), B (4), MEX (2), E (2), GB (2), YV (2), S (1), (0)

15 - Bugatti Type 40/55 - G. Bouriat