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1950 Belgian GP
1949 ACF GP

1950 ACF GP

1950 Bari GP
1950 Italian GP
1951 ACF GP
 XXXVII  Grand Prix de l'ACF


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 2 July 1950
Start time14:00
EventACF GP
CircuitReims
Event FormatRace of 64 laps
Race11 of 24
Championship race6
Circuit
Laps64
Circuit Perimeter7816 m
Race Distance7816 × 64 = 500.224 km
Grid Format3-2-3-2
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Hot, Dry
Participants
Entries18
Qualifiers18
Finishers8
Championship Debutants
Charles Pozzi (Driver),
Milano (Engine Manufacturer),
Talbot-Lago T26C-GS (Car Model),
   Charles Pozzi (Entrant),
Reims (7815 m) (Circuit Layout)
MilestonesCar 6 - 1st Fastest Lap (Car Number)
Car 6 - 1st Pole Position (Car Number)
Car 6 - 1st Win (Car Number)
Ferrari - 10th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Ferrari - 10th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Maserati - 25th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Maserati - 20th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Talbot - 25th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Talbot-Lago - 25th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most RetirementsMaserati (15),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresLuigi Fagioli (4),
3. Most Race WinsJuan Manuel Fangio (3),
4. Most 5th Place FinishesTalbot-Lago (3),
5. Most Consecutive Drivers' Championship Points ScoresAlfa Romeo, Talbot-Lago (3),
6. Most Consecutive Drivers' Championship Points ScoresLuigi Fagioli (3),
7. Most Consecutive RetirementsRaymond Sommer (3),
8. Most Consecutive Race WinsAlfa Romeo (3),
9. Most Consecutive Race WinsJuan Manuel Fangio (2),
10. Highest 4th Place Finish RatioSimca-Gordini (33.33%),
11. Most Retirements in a SeasonMaserati (15),
12. Most Drivers' Championship Points Scores in a SeasonLuigi Fagioli (4),
13. Most Race Wins in a SeasonJuan Manuel Fangio (3),
14. Most 5th Place Finishes in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (3),
15. Most 7th Fastest LapsPhilippe Étançelin (2),
16. Most 8th Fastest LapsTalbot-Lago (1),
17. Most 8th Fastest LapsEugène Chaboud (1),
18. Most 14th Fastest LapsTalbot-Lago (1),
19. Most 14th Fastest LapsRaymond Sommer (1),
20. Most 18th Fastest LapsTalbot-Lago (1),
21. Most 18th Fastest LapsJohnny Claes (1),
22. Most 7th Fastest Laps in a SeasonPhilippe Étançelin (2),
23. Most 8th Fastest Laps in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (1),
24. Most 8th Fastest Laps in a SeasonEugène Chaboud (1),
25. Most 14th Fastest Laps in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (1),
26. Most 14th Fastest Laps in a SeasonRaymond Sommer (1),
27. Most 18th Fastest Laps in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (1),
28. Most 18th Fastest Laps in a SeasonJohnny Claes (1),
29. Most Perfect WeekendsJuan Manuel Fangio (2),
30. Most PolesJuan Manuel Fangio (3),
31. Most 5th Place QualificationsTalbot-Lago (2),
32. Most 13th Place QualificationsMaserati (2),
33. Most Poles in a SeasonJuan Manuel Fangio (3),
34. Most 5th Place Qualifications in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (2),
35. Most 13th Place Qualifications in a SeasonMaserati (2)
Records Extended 1. Most Podium FinishesAlfa Romeo (10),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresAlfa Romeo (11),
3. Most Podium FinishesLuigi Fagioli (4),
4. Most Race WinsAlfa Romeo (5),
5. Most 2nd Place FinishesAlfa Romeo (4),
6. Most 2nd Place FinishesLuigi Fagioli (4),
7. Most 8th Place FinishesTalbot-Lago (4),
8. Most Consecutive 2nd Place FinishesAlfa Romeo (3),
9. Most Consecutive 2nd Place FinishesLuigi Fagioli (3),
10. Most Consecutive 8th Place FinishesTalbot-Lago (3),
11. Highest Race Win RatioAlfa Romeo (31.25%),
12. Most Drivers' Championship Points Scores in a SeasonAlfa Romeo (11),
13. Most Race Wins in a SeasonAlfa Romeo (5),
14. Most 2nd Place Finishes in a SeasonAlfa Romeo (4),
15. Most 2nd Place Finishes in a SeasonLuigi Fagioli (4),
16. Most 8th Place Finishes in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (4),
17. Most Fastest LapsAlfa Romeo (5),
18. Most 7th Fastest LapsTalbot-Lago (3),
19. Most 9th Fastest LapsTalbot-Lago (2),
20. Most 10th Fastest LapsTalbot-Lago (2),
21. Most 13th Fastest LapsTalbot-Lago (2),
22. Most Fastest Laps in a SeasonAlfa Romeo (5),
23. Most 7th Fastest Laps in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (3),
24. Most 9th Fastest Laps in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (2),
25. Most 10th Fastest Laps in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (2),
26. Most 13th Fastest Laps in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (2),
27. Most Races LedAlfa Romeo (12),
28. Most Races LedJuan Manuel Fangio (5),
29. Most Laps LedAlfa Romeo (306),
30. Most Laps LedJuan Manuel Fangio (179),
31. Most Race EntriesTalbot-Lago (29),
32. Most Race EntriesLouis Rosier (6),
33. Most Perfect WeekendsAlfa Romeo (5),
34. Most PolesAlfa Romeo (5),
35. Most 2nd Place QualificationsAlfa Romeo (5),
36. Most 2nd Place QualificationsNino Farina (3),
37. Most 3rd Place QualificationsAlfa Romeo (4),
38. Most 3rd Place QualificationsLuigi Fagioli (3),
39. Most 6th Place QualificationsTalbot-Lago (4),
40. Most 8th Place QualificationsMaserati (4),
41. Most 9th Place QualificationsTalbot-Lago (4),
42. Most 11th Place QualificationsMaserati (3),
43. Most 14th Place QualificationsTalbot-Lago (4),
44. Most 14th Place QualificationsJohnny Claes (3),
45. Most 17th Place QualificationsMaserati (3),
46. Most Poles in a SeasonAlfa Romeo (5),
47. Most 2nd Place Qualifications in a SeasonAlfa Romeo (5),
48. Most 2nd Place Qualifications in a SeasonNino Farina (3),
49. Most 3rd Place Qualifications in a SeasonAlfa Romeo (4),
50. Most 3rd Place Qualifications in a SeasonLuigi Fagioli (3),
51. Most 6th Place Qualifications in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (4),
52. Most 8th Place Qualifications in a SeasonMaserati (4),
53. Most 9th Place Qualifications in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (4),
54. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a SeasonMaserati (3),
55. Most 14th Place Qualifications in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (4),
56. Most 14th Place Qualifications in a SeasonJohnny Claes (3),
57. Most 17th Place Qualifications in a SeasonMaserati (3)

Championships
1 Juan Manuel Fangio 26 
up
2 Luigi Fagioli 24 
same
3 Nino Farina 22 
down
4 Louis Rosier 10 
same
5 Johnnie Parsons 9 
same
6 Alberto Ascari 8 
same
7 Bill Holland 6 
same
8 Prince Bira 5 
same
9 Peter Whitehead 4 
up
 Mauri Rose 4 
same
 Louis Chiron 4 
same
 Reg Parnell 4 
same
13 Cecil Green 3 
down
 Robert Manzon 3 
up
 Raymond Sommer 3 
down
 Yves Giraud-Cabantous 3 
down
17 Felice Bonetto 2 
down
18 Eugène Chaboud 1 
same
 Joie Chitwood 1 
down
 Tony Bettenhausen 1 
down
 Philippe Étançelin 1 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 6Car 6Car 6
EntrantAlfa Romeo SpAAlfa Romeo SpAAlfa Romeo SpA
DriverJuan Manuel FangioJuan Manuel FangioJuan Manuel Fangio
CarAlfa Romeo 158Alfa Romeo 158Alfa Romeo 158
EngineAlfa Romeo 1.5 L8CAlfa Romeo 1.5 L8CAlfa Romeo 1.5 L8C
Time2:57'52.82'30.62'35.6
Speed168.729 km/h186.837 km/h180.833 km/h


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led