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Helmet of Luigi Chinetti

Flag of Italy Luigi Chinetti

nationality Italian and American born July 17, 1901 hometown Milan died August 17, 1994 place of death Greenwich, Connecticut, USA

Racing highlights

19491stLe Mans 24h - S 2.0
19341stLe Mans 24 Hours
19332ndLe Mans 24 Hours
19321stLe Mans 24 Hours

Racing career summary

Races entered15
Wins3
Podiums4
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage20%
Podium percentage26.7%

Disclaimer: the data and summaries are all taken from the data available in the career details section further below on this page. If you know of things missing or have corrections, please log in and submit them.

Career overview – years in numbers

The following numbers are a summary of the more detailed information available in the Career details further below on the page. Seasons spanning over two years (for example 2013-14 championships) have their race results accounted for in the year the championship ends.

1957Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1953Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1952Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1951Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1950Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1949Racing1 race1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1947Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1939Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1938Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1937Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1935Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1934Racing1 race1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1933Racing1 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1932Racing1 race1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Luigi Chinetti

1957 I Gran Premio de Cuba

PositionPointsTeam
11th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 121LM

1953 21st Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 5.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Luigi Chinetti
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 340 MM Vignale SpyderFerrari 4.1

1952 20th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 5.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Luigi Chinetti
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 340 AmericaFerrari 4.1

1951 19èmes Grand Prix d'Endurance les 24 Heures du Mans, Class S 5,0

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Luigi Chinetti
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 340 América BarchettaFerrari 4.1

1950 Le Mans 24h - S 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Luigi Chinetti
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 195S BarchettaFerrari 2.3

1949 Le Mans 24h - S 2.0

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Peter Mitchell-Thomson, Lord Selsdon
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 166 MMFerrari 2.0

1947 XXXIV Grand Prix de l'Automobile Club de France

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Talbot Lago T26

1939 AIACR European Championship

PositionPointsTeam
16th28Christian Kautz
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alfa Romeo Tipo 308

1939 Le Mans 24 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
0Luigi Chinetti
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Talbot-Lago T26Talbot 4.5

1938 Le Mans 24 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
0Luigi Chinetti
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Talbot-Lago T26Talbot 4.5

1937 Le Mans 24 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
0Luigi Chinetti
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Talbot T150CTalbot 4.0

1935 Le Mans 24 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
0Luigi Chinetti
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alfa Romeo 8C 2300Alfa Romeo 2.3 s/c

1934 Le Mans 24 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alfa Romeo 8C 2300Alfa Romeo 2.3 s/c

1933 Le Mans 24 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Soc. Anon. Alfa Romeo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alfa Romeo 8C 2300Alfa Romeo 2.3 s/c

1932 Le Mans 24 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
1st0R. Sommer
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alfa Romeo 8C-2300 MMAlfa Romeo 2.3 s/cEnglebert
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