Racing & Results 1929 to 1937

1929 Season

4/24/29 - Akron, Ohio

Rubber City Sweepstakes

Joe Catone & Arthur Chevrolet

(Lancaster Daily Gazette)

5/10/29 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Louis Chiron prepares for Indy 500,

Louis Chevrolet helps Delage team 

(Berkeley Daily Gazette)

5/11/29 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Jules Moriceau & Louis Chiron with

Ralph DePalma & Louis Chevrolet 

(Indianapolis News)

5/23/29 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Albert Karnatz & Miller Arenem Special,

Art's brother-in-law was Tom Mulligan

(Indianapolis News)

5/23/29 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Albert Karnatz & Miller Arenem Special,

Art's brother-in-law was Tom Mulligan

(Indianapolis News)

7/07/29 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Marmon Roosevelt - Endurance Test,

Louis Chevrolet with AAA Inspectors 

(Indianapolis Star)

9/02/29 - Cleveland, Ohio

Travel Air Monoplane wins race

equipped with Chevolair engine 

(Chevolair Advertisement)

9/02/29 - Cleveland, Ohio

Travel Air Monoplane wins race

equipped with Chevolair engine 

(Aero Digest)

9/02/29 - Cleveland, Ohio

Travel Air Monoplane wins race

equipped with Chevolair engine 

(Indy Chamber of Commerce Bulletin) 

1930 Season

5/26/30 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Chet Miller qualifies for the Indy 500,

Fronty Ford entered by Reed & Mulligan 

(Indianapolis News) 

5/31/30 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Team of Chet Miller borrows parts from

Model T parked in infield during race 

(Indianapolis News) 

5/31/30 - Northampton, Mass

Gee Bee Biplane with Chevrolet Engine

Wins Air Race 

(Baltimore Sun)

8/19/30 - Kankakee, Illinois

Noted Fronty driver Dutch Baumann

succumbs to injuries in racing accident 

(Indianapolis Star)

8/19/30 - Chicago, Illinois

Laird builds plane with Chevolair mill,

plans to go over 200 MPH 

(Wire Report)

1931 Season

5/29/31 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Gene Haustein qualifies for the Indy 500

with a Stagger Valve Fronty 

(Indianapolis News)

6/26/31 - Greenville, Ohio

Dutch Baumann Championship Cup,

Arthur Chevrolet enters Fronty in race

(Piqua Daily Call)

10/13/31 - Oakland, California

Stagger Valve Fronty in competition,

Arthur Chevrolet goes to West Coast

(Berkeley Daily Gazette)

1932 Season

4/29/32 - Mooresville, Indiana

Walnut Gardens Speedway

Stagger Valve Fronty in competition

(Indianapolis News)

5/04/32 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Arthur Chevrolet in the news

with 16 Cylinder "Creation"

(Indianapolis Star)

5/07/32 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Art Chevrolet's possible entry for 500,

Cooper Chassis with Fronty Engine

(Indianapolis News)

5/28/32 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Gene Haustein & Fronty Ford

fail to qualify for 500 mile race

(Indianapolis Star)

5/28/32 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Dusty Farhnow in 16-Cylinder Cooper

crashes machine in practice

(Indianapolis News)

5/28/32 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Dusty Farhnow in 16-Cylinder Cooper

crashes machine in practice

(Indianapolis Star)

May 1932

Official Program for the

Indianapolis 500 Mile Race

(National Indy 500 Collectors Club)

6/25/32 - Huntington, Indiana

Arthur Chevrolet

Testing Model A Fronty Fords

(Logonsport Pharos - Tribune)

1933 Season

5/19/33 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Arthur Chevrolet tests 16-Cylinder car

on the bricks at the Speedway

(Indianapolis Star)

5/29/33 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Ralph Hepburn has challenges

qualifying 16-Cylinder Marmon/Cooper 

(Indianapolis Star)

10/05/33 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Barney Oldfield sets Tractor Record,

Charles Chevrolet represents AAA 

(Jackson Clarion-Ledger)

1934 Season

May 1934

Official Program for the

Indianapolis 500 Mile Race

(National Indy 500 Collectors Club)

8/31/34 - Rhinebeck, New York

Wilbur Shaw slated to drive

Fronty Ford prepared by Art Chevrolet

(Poughkeepsie Eagle News)

May 1934

Ticket stub & rain check for the

Indianapolis 500 Mile Race

(National Indy 500 Collectors Club)

1935 Season

3/20/35 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Indiana State Fairgrounds

Arthur Chevrolet attends Midget Races

(Indianapolis Star)

4/16/35 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Miller-Ford Racing Team hires

Arthur Chevrolet to assist with cars

(Wire Report)

5/29/35 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Arthur Chevrolet helps George Bailey

qualify Miller-Ford for Indy 500

(Indianapolis Star)

1936 Season

5/29/36 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Indy 500 Banquet

Louis Chevrolet is Honored Guest

(Indianapolis Star)

10/10/36 - Long Island, New York

Roosevelt Speedway

Louis Chevrolet in Old Timers Race 

(New York Sun)

10/10/36 - Long Island, New York

Roosevelt Speedway

Louis Chevrolet Wins Old Timers Race

(Brooklyn Daily Eagle)

1937 Season

5/06/37 - Langhorne, Pennsylvania

Stagger Valve Fronty set to compete,

Howdy Cox of Dallas to drive car

(Wilkes-Barre Record)

6/27/37 - Long Island, New York

Roosevelt Speedway

Louis Chevrolet enjoys day at the track

(Detroit News)

7/06/37 - Long Island, New York

Roosevelt Speedway - Vanderbilt Cup,

Arthur Chevrolet assists Shorty Cantlon

(Indianapolis Star)

9/05/37 - Detroit, Michigan

W-24 Duesenberg wins Gold Cup,

crankcase had a little Chevrolet DNA

(Detroit News)

9/05/37 - Detroit, Michigan

W-24 Duesenberg wins Gold Cup,

crankcase had a little Chevrolet DNA

(Kem Robertson Photo)

9/05/39 - Detroit, Michigan

Auggie Duesenberg & Louis Chevrolet

comment on W-24 following 1939 race

(Detroit Free Press)

July 2019 - Hillsborough, California

Notre Dame G-5 has been restored,

close-up view of engine turned dash

(Billy Dunbar Photo)

July 2019 - Hillsborough, California

Notre Dame G-5 engine bay with amazing W-24 Duesenberg engine

(Billy Dunbar Photo)

July 2019 - Hillsborough, California

Restored Notre Dame G-5 race boat,

with beautiful mahogany hull

(Billy Dunbar Photo)