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Driver

Karl Kling

 
Include non-championship races

Details
Date of BirthFriday 16 September 1910
Date of DeathTuesday 18 March 2003
Age of Death92 years, 6 months, 2 days
Born
Giessen
Germany
F1 Career
Active Years1954 - 1955
Races Contested
11  
Wins0
2nd Places1
3rd Places1
4th Places2
5th Places1
6th Places0
Average ClassificationMedian: 4, Mean: 4.17, Standard deviation: 0.64
Retirements6
Disqualifications0
Failures to qualify0
Pole Positions0
Highest Qualifying Position2nd
Average Qualifying PositionMedian: 5.5, Mean: 6.75, Standard deviation: 1.40
Fastest Laps1
Average Fastest Lap PositionMedian: 1, Mean: 1.00, Standard deviation: 0.00
Races Led3
Laps Led18
Race Distance Led172 km
Debut1954 ACF GP
Last Race1955 Italian GP
Drivers' Championships
1954 - 5th   
(12 points)
  
1955 - 11th   
(5.5 points)
Total Points Scored17.5
Records
Records Held TodayNone
Records Held At RetirementNone
Records Ever Broken1. Most 20th Place Qualifications in a Season (1) – set at 1954 German GP,
2. Most 20th Place Qualifications in a Season (1) – set at 1954 Swiss GP,
3. Most 20th Place Qualifications in a Season (1) – set at 1954 Italian GP

Partners
Team MateRacesYears
Juan Manuel Fangio
11
1954 - 1955
Hans Herrmann
6
1954 - 1955
Hermann Lang
1
1954
Stirling Moss
6
1955
Piero Taruffi
2
1955
Team RacesYears
Mercedes-Benz
11
1954 - 1955
Car ManufacturerRacesYears
Mercedes
11
1954 - 1955
Engine ManufacturerRacesYears
Mercedes
11
1954 - 1955
Tyre ManufacturerRacesYears
Continental
11
1954 - 1955
Lubricant ManufacturerRacesYears
Esso
1
1955
EntrantRacesYears
Daimler Benz AG
11
1954 - 1955
Chassis DesignerRacesYears
Hans Scherrenberg
11
1954 - 1955
Ludwig Krause
11
1954 - 1955
Hans Gassmann
11
1954 - 1955
Car ModelRacesYears
Mercedes W196
11
1954 - 1955
Car NumberRacesYears
Car 20
2
1954 - 1955
Car 2
1
1954
Car 19
1
1954
Car 8
1
1954
Car 14
2
1954 - 1955
Car 4
2
1954 - 1955
Car 12
2
1955

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