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Sveriges Vinter Grand Prix

FIA Formula One race
Rommehed Military Airport, Borlänge, Sweden
February 9, 1947
20 laps on 3.216 mile temporary road course; 64.324 miles

Fin St Driver # Owner Car Laps Money Status Laps Led
   Reg Parnell   11     ERA-A R1A/ERA  20     running   
   Leslie Brooke   3     ERA-B R7B/ERA  20     running   
   George Abecassis   12     ERA-A R2A/ERA  17     running   
   Gustav Nobelius   9     Bugatti 35 4791     engine   


Notes: To make the temporary circuit, sand was spread on top of ice.
A ship carrying cars for 11 drivers was stuck in ice, and those drivers were unable to compete.
Those drivers were: Ciro Basadonna, Raymond Sommer, Louis Chiron, Eugene Chaboud, Charles Pozzi,
Henri Trillaud, Yves Giraud-Cabantous, Berardo Quadri, Henri Louveau, Sven Erbs, and Holger Hjelm.
Time of race: 00:59:02
Average Speed: 65.374 MPH
Attendance: 50,000