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Driver
See also: Entrant, Team

Marcel Balsa

 
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Details
Full NameMarcel Lucien Balsa
Date of BirthTuesday 1 January 1901
Date of DeathSaturday 11 August 1984
Age of Death83 years, 7 months, 10 days
Born
Saint-Frion
Creuse
France
F1 Career
Active Years1945 - 1947, 1952 - 1954
Races Contested
14  
Wins1
2nd Places0
3rd Places0
4th Places0
5th Places1
6th Places2
Average ClassificationMedian: 5.5, Mean: 4.50, Standard deviation: 2.06
Retirements8
Disqualifications0
Failures to qualify0
Pole Positions0
Average Qualifying PositionMedian: 14, Mean: 16.33, Standard deviation: 6.34
Fastest Laps0
Races Led0
Debut1945 Prisoners' Cup
Maiden Win1953 Spring Cup
Last Race1954 Cadours Circuit
Drivers' Championships
1952 - Not Classified
1953 - Not Classified
  
1954 - Not Classified
Records
Records Held TodayNone
Records Held At RetirementNone
Records Ever Broken1. Most 25th Place Qualifications (1) – set at 1952 German GP,
2. Most 25th Place Qualifications in a Season (1) – set at 1952 German GP

Partners
Team MateRacesYears
Paul Emery
1
1954
Team RacesYears
Marcel Balsa
1
1952
Car ManufacturerRacesYears
Bugatti
3
1945 - 1946
Talbot-Lago
3
1946 - 1947
Maserati
1
1946
BMW
5
1952 - 1953
Balsa
1
1952
Jicey
1
1954
Engine ManufacturerRacesYears
Bugatti
3
1945 - 1946
Talbot-Lago
3
1946 - 1947
Maserati
1
1946
BMW
7
1952 - 1954
EntrantRacesYears
Marcel Balsa
1
1952
Chassis DesignerRacesYears
Marcel Balsa
1
1952
Car ModelRacesYears
Bugatti T51
2
1945 - 1946
Bugatti T39A/51A
1
1945
Talbot-Lago T150C
3
1946 - 1947
Maserati 6CM
1
1946
BMW Speciale
5
1952 - 1953
Balsa BMW Eigenbau
1
1952
Jicey Special
1
1954
Car NumberRacesYears
Car 5
2
1945
Car 24
1
1946
Car 50
2
1946 - 1947
Car 26
1
1946
Car 40
1
1947
Car 38
1
1952
Car 18
1
1952
Car 110
1
1952
Car 22
1
1952
Car 16
1
1953

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