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1922 American Championship Car season
Series  : AAA Championship Car
Champion : USAflagsmall Jimmy Murphy
Previous: 1921 Next: 1923

The 1922 AAA Championship Car season consisted of 18 races, beginning in Beverly Hills, California on March 5 and concluding in the same location on December 13. There were also 2 non-championship races. The AAA National Champion and Indianapolis 500 winner was Jimmy Murphy.

Schedule and resultsEdit

All races running on Dirt/Brick/Board Oval.

Rnd Date Race Name Length Track Type Pole Position Winning Driver
1 March 5 USAflagsmall Beverley Hills Race Template:Convert/mi Los Angeles Motor Speedway Board USAflagsmall Tommy Milton
2 April 2 USAflagsmall Beverley Hills Heat 1 Template:Convert/mi Los Angeles Motor Speedway Board 22px-Flag of Italy Pietro Bordino
3 USAflagsmall Beverley Hills Heat 2 Template:Convert/mi USAflagsmall Tommy Milton
4 USAflagsmall Beverley Hills Heat 3 Template:Convert/mi USAflagsmall Frank Elliott USAflagsmall Jimmy Murphy
5 USAflagsmall Beverley Hills Heat 4 Template:Convert/mi USAflagsmall Frank Elliott
6 USAflagsmall Beverley Hills Main Template:Convert/mi USAflagsmall Frank Elliott USAflagsmall Tommy Milton
7 April 16 USAflagsmall Golden State Motor Derby Template:Convert/mi San Francisco Speedway Board USAflagsmall Harry Hartz
8 April 27 USAflagsmall Raisin Day Classic Template:Convert/mi Fresno Speedway Board USAflagsmall Jimmy Murphy
9 May 7 USAflagsmall Cotati Race Template:Convert/mi Cotati Speedway Board USAflagsmall Jimmy Murphy
10 Template:Convert/mi 22px-Flag of Italy Pietro Bordino
11 May 30 USAflagsmall International 500 Mile Sweepstakes Template:Convert/mi Indianapolis Motor Speedway Brick USAflagsmall Jimmy Murphy USAflagsmall Jimmy Murphy
NC June 14 USAflagsmall San Carlos Race Template:Convert/mi San Francisco Speedway Board USAflagsmall Joe Thomas
12 June 17 USAflagsmall Universal Trophy Template:Convert/mi Uniontown Speedway Board USAflagsmall Jimmy Murphy USAflagsmall Jimmy Murphy
13 July 4 USAflagsmall Tacoma Montamarathon Template:Convert/mi Tacoma Speedway Board USAflagsmall Jimmy Murphy USAflagsmall Tommy Milton
14 August 6 USAflagsmall Cotati Race Template:Convert/mi Cotati Speedway Board USAflagsmall Frank Elliott
15 Template:Convert/mi USAflagsmall Frank Elliott
NC September 16 USAflagsmall Syracuse 50 Template:Convert/mi New York State Fairgrounds Dirt USAflagsmall Tom Alley
16 September 17 USAflagsmall Kansas City Race Template:Convert/mi Kansas City Speedway Board USAflagsmall Bennett Hill USAflagsmall Tommy Milton
17 September 30 USAflagsmall Fresno Race Template:Convert/mi Fresno Speedway Board USAflagsmall Art Klein USAflagsmall Bennett Hill
18 December 3 USAflagsmall Beverley Hills Race Template:Convert/mi Los Angeles Motor Speedway Board USAflagsmall Al Melcher USAflagsmall Jimmy Murphy

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Leading National Championship standingsEdit

 #  Driver Car Points
1 Jimmy Murphy Duesenberg, Duesenberg-Miller 3420
2 Tommy Milton Miller 1920
3 Harry Hartz Duesenberg 1788
4 Frank Elliott Miller 905
5 Bennett Hill Miller 459

ReferencesEdit

from the original on 2011-04-26. http://www.driverdb.com/standings/1140-1922/. Retrieved 2011-04-26. 


from the original on 2011-04-26. http://www.champcarstats.com/year/1922.htm. Retrieved 2011-04-26. 


from the original on 2011-04-26. http://old.motorsport.com/stats/champ/data/1922sum.pdf. Retrieved 2011-04-26. 


See alsoEdit

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