1916 Chicago Derby
11 June - Maywood, Ill.: 150 laps x 4.02335 km = 603.50 km


 Pole Position: Ralph DePalma	(Mercedes)  1.06.5
 Fastest Lap: N/A

Results:

 1  21  3 Dario Resta        Peugeot             3:02:31.64
 2  22  1 Ralph DePalma      Mercedes            3:04:25.37
 3  29  4 Josef Christiaens  Sunbeam             3:07:55.48
 4   8  8 Eddie O'Donnell    Duesenberg          3:08:30.46
 5  16  9 Frank Galvin       Delage              3:10:23.45
 6  24 17 Ira Vail           Hudson              3:10:30.65
 7  18 10 Wilbur D'Alene     Duesenberg          3:13:02.85
 8   4  7 Jack Gable         Burman/Peugeot      3:15:51.31
 9  14 14 Fred McCarthy      Hudson              3:19:10.73
10  26 12 Dave Lewis         Crawford Duesenberg 3:24:58.07
11  15 11 George Buzane      Duesenberg          3:32:04.10
12  12 19 Art Johnson        Crawford Duesenberg    145  Flagged
13  28 15 Otto Henning       Ogren/Duesenberg       123  Flagged

Did Not Finish:

     5  5 Charles Thompson                          107  Broken connecting rod
    25 18 Art Klein          King Duesenberg         86  Out
    10 16 Ora Haibe          Ostewig Stutz           69  Sticking valve
    19 20 Bert Watson        Richard Duesenberg      68  Broken connecting rod
     7  2 Eddie Rickenbacker Peugeot                 61  Broken valve
    17 13 Ken Rawlings       Duesenberg              48  Broken connecting rod
    33  6 Barney Oldfield    Delage                   9  Broken driveshaft
    23 21 Tom Alley          King Duesenberg          5  Black flagged, smoking      

Non Qualifiers:

     3    John Aitken        Peugeot                     Did not start
     7    Eddie Rickenbacker Maxwell                     Did not start, withdrew
    11    Charles Merz       Peugeot                     Did not start
    32    Pete Henderson     Maxwell                     Did not start
     2    Mel Stringer       Hoskins                     Did not qualify
     6    Tom Milton         Duesenberg                  Did not qualify
    34    Gil Anderson       Premier                     Did not start
    35    Howard Wilcox      Premier                     Did not start

RACE NOTES
 1) Attendance 90,000
 2) Track Type: Board
 3) Total Purse: $30,000
 4) Promoter: Speedway Park Assn. AAA Sanction No. 901