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1950 Paris GP
1949 British GP

1950 British GP

1950 Monaco GP
1951 British GP
 III  RAC British Grand Prix
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Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSaturday 13 May 1950
Start time14:00
EventBritish GP
CircuitSilverstone
Event FormatRace of 70 laps
Race5 of 24
Championship race1
Circuit
Laps70
Circuit Perimeter4649 m
Race Distance4649 × 70 = 325.430 km
Grid Format4-3-4-3
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries21
Qualifiers21
Finishers11
Championship Debutants
Bob Gerard (Driver),
Brian Shawe-Taylor (Driver),
Cuth Harrison (Driver),
David Hampshire (Driver),
David Murray (Driver),
Emmanuel de Graffenried (Driver),
Eugène Martin (Driver),
Geoff Crossley (Driver),
Joe Fry (Driver),
Joe Kelly (Driver),
Johnny Claes (Driver),
Juan Manuel Fangio (Driver),
Leslie Johnson (Driver),
Louis Chiron (Driver),
Louis Rosier (Driver),
Luigi Fagioli (Driver),
Nino Farina (Driver),
Peter Walker (Driver),
Philippe Étançelin (Driver),
Prince Bira (Driver),
Reg Parnell (Driver),
Tony Rolt (Driver),
Yves Giraud-Cabantous (Driver),
Alfa Romeo (Car Manufacturer),
Alta (Car Manufacturer),
ERA (Car Manufacturer),
Maserati (Car Manufacturer),
Talbot-Lago (Car Manufacturer),
Alfa Romeo (Engine Manufacturer),
Alta (Engine Manufacturer),
ERA (Engine Manufacturer),
Maserati (Engine Manufacturer),
Talbot (Engine Manufacturer),
Pirelli (Tyre Manufacturer),
Shell (Lubricant Manufacturer),
Alfa Romeo 158 (Car Model),
Alta GP (Car Model),
ERA B (Car Model),
ERA E (Car Model),
Maserati 4CL (Car Model),
   Maserati 4CLT-48 (Car Model),
Maserati 4CLT-50 (Car Model),
Talbot-Lago T26C (Car Model),
Talbot-Lago T26C-DA (Car Model),
1 (Car Number),
2 (Car Number),
3 (Car Number),
4 (Car Number),
5 (Car Number),
6 (Car Number),
8 (Car Number),
9 (Car Number),
10 (Car Number),
11 (Car Number),
12 (Car Number),
14 (Car Number),
15 (Car Number),
16 (Car Number),
17 (Car Number),
18 (Car Number),
19 (Car Number),
20 (Car Number),
21 (Car Number),
23 (Car Number),
24 (Car Number),
Alfa Romeo SpA (Entrant),
Automobiles Talbot-Darracq (Entrant),
Bob Gerard (Entrant),
Cuth Harrison (Entrant),
Ecurie Belge (Entrant),
Enrico Plate (Entrant),
Geoffrey Crossley (Entrant),
Joe Fry (Entrant),
Joe Kelly (Entrant),
Officine Alfieri Maserati (Entrant),
Peter Walker (Entrant),
Scuderia Ambrosiana (Entrant),
T.A.S.O. Mathieson (Entrant),
Silverstone (4649.4 m) (Circuit Layout)
MilestonesCar 2 - 1st Fastest Lap (Car Number)
Car 2 - 1st Pole Position (Car Number)
Car 2 - 1st Win (Car Number)
Alfa Romeo SpA - 1st Fastest Lap (Entrant)
Alfa Romeo SpA - 1st Pole Position (Entrant)
Alfa Romeo SpA - 1st Win (Entrant)
Alfa Romeo - 1st Fastest Lap (Car Manufacturer)
Alfa Romeo - 1st Pole Position (Car Manufacturer)
Alfa Romeo - 1st Win (Car Manufacturer)
Alfa Romeo - 1st Fastest Lap (Engine Manufacturer)
Alfa Romeo - 1st Pole Position (Engine Manufacturer)
Alfa Romeo - 1st Win (Engine Manufacturer)
Nino Farina - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Nino Farina - 1st Pole Position (Driver)
Nino Farina - 1st Win (Driver)
Pirelli - 1st Fastest Lap (Tyre Manufacturer)
Pirelli - 1st Pole Position (Tyre Manufacturer)
Pirelli - 1st Win (Tyre Manufacturer)
Shell - 1st Fastest Lap (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Shell - 1st Pole Position (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Shell - 1st Win (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Records Broken
1. Most Podium FinishesAlfa Romeo (3),
2. Most RetirementsMaserati (4),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresAlfa Romeo (3),
4. Most RetirementsDavid Murray, Emmanuel de Graffenried, Eugène Martin, Geoff Crossley, Joe Kelly, Juan Manuel Fangio, Leslie Johnson, Louis Chiron, Peter Walker, Prince Bira, Tony Rolt (1),
5. Most Podium FinishesLuigi Fagioli, Nino Farina, Reg Parnell (1),
6. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresLouis Rosier, Luigi Fagioli, Nino Farina, Reg Parnell, Yves Giraud-Cabantous (1),
7. Most Race WinsAlfa Romeo (1),
8. Most Race WinsNino Farina (1),
9. Most 2nd Place FinishesAlfa Romeo (1),
10. Most 2nd Place FinishesLuigi Fagioli (1),
11. Most 3rd Place FinishesAlfa Romeo (1),
12. Most 3rd Place FinishesReg Parnell (1),
13. Most 4th Place FinishesTalbot-Lago (1),
14. Most 4th Place FinishesYves Giraud-Cabantous (1),
15. Most 5th Place FinishesTalbot-Lago (1),
16. Most 5th Place FinishesLouis Rosier (1),
17. Most 6th Place FinishesERA (1),
18. Most 6th Place FinishesBob Gerard (1),
19. Most 7th Place FinishesERA (1),
20. Most 7th Place FinishesCuth Harrison (1),
21. Most 8th Place FinishesTalbot-Lago (1),
22. Most 8th Place FinishesPhilippe Étançelin (1),
23. Most 9th Place FinishesMaserati (1),
24. Most 9th Place FinishesDavid Hampshire (1),
25. Most 10th Place FinishesMaserati (2),
26. Most 10th Place FinishesBrian Shawe-Taylor, Joe Fry (1),
27. Most 11th Place FinishesTalbot-Lago (1),
28. Most 11th Place FinishesJohnny Claes (1),
29. Highest Retirement RatioAlta (100.00%),
30. Highest Drivers' Championship Points Score RatioAlfa Romeo, Talbot-Lago (100.00%),
31. Highest Drivers' Championship Points Score RatioLouis Rosier, Luigi Fagioli, Nino Farina, Reg Parnell, Yves Giraud-Cabantous (100.00%),
32. Highest Retirement RatioDavid Murray, Emmanuel de Graffenried, Eugène Martin, Geoff Crossley, Joe Kelly, Juan Manuel Fangio, Leslie Johnson, Louis Chiron, Peter Walker, Prince Bira (100.00%),
33. Highest Race Win RatioAlfa Romeo (25.00%),
34. Highest Race Win RatioNino Farina (100.00%),
35. Highest 2nd Place Finish RatioAlfa Romeo (25.00%),
36. Highest 2nd Place Finish RatioLuigi Fagioli (100.00%),
37. Highest 3rd Place Finish RatioAlfa Romeo (25.00%),
38. Highest 3rd Place Finish RatioReg Parnell (100.00%),
39. Highest 4th Place Finish RatioTalbot-Lago (20.00%),
40. Highest 4th Place Finish RatioYves Giraud-Cabantous (100.00%),
41. Highest 5th Place Finish RatioTalbot-Lago (20.00%),
42. Highest 5th Place Finish RatioLouis Rosier (100.00%),
43. Highest 6th Place Finish RatioERA (25.00%),
44. Highest 6th Place Finish RatioBob Gerard (100.00%),
45. Highest 7th Place Finish RatioERA (25.00%),
46. Highest 7th Place Finish RatioCuth Harrison (100.00%),
47. Highest 8th Place Finish RatioTalbot-Lago (20.00%),
48. Highest 8th Place Finish RatioPhilippe Étançelin (100.00%),
49. Highest 9th Place Finish RatioMaserati (16.67%),
50. Highest 9th Place Finish RatioDavid Hampshire (100.00%),
51. Highest 10th Place Finish RatioMaserati (33.33%),
52. Highest 10th Place Finish RatioJoe Fry (100.00%),
53. Highest 11th Place Finish RatioTalbot-Lago (20.00%),
54. Highest 11th Place Finish RatioJohnny Claes (100.00%),
55. Most Retirements in a SeasonMaserati (4),
56. Most Drivers' Championship Points Scores in a SeasonAlfa Romeo (3),
57. Most Drivers' Championship Points Scores in a SeasonLouis Rosier, Luigi Fagioli, Nino Farina, Reg Parnell, Yves Giraud-Cabantous (1),
58. Most Retirements in a SeasonDavid Murray, Emmanuel de Graffenried, Eugène Martin, Geoff Crossley, Joe Kelly, Juan Manuel Fangio, Leslie Johnson, Louis Chiron, Peter Walker, Prince Bira, Tony Rolt (1),
59. Most Race Wins in a SeasonAlfa Romeo (1),
60. Most Race Wins in a SeasonNino Farina (1),
61. Most 2nd Place Finishes in a SeasonAlfa Romeo (1),
62. Most 2nd Place Finishes in a SeasonLuigi Fagioli (1),
63. Most 3rd Place Finishes in a SeasonAlfa Romeo (1),
64. Most 3rd Place Finishes in a SeasonReg Parnell (1),
65. Most 4th Place Finishes in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (1),
66. Most 4th Place Finishes in a SeasonYves Giraud-Cabantous (1),
67. Most 5th Place Finishes in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (1),
68. Most 5th Place Finishes in a SeasonLouis Rosier (1),
69. Most 6th Place Finishes in a SeasonERA (1),
70. Most 6th Place Finishes in a SeasonBob Gerard (1),
71. Most 7th Place Finishes in a SeasonERA (1),
72. Most 7th Place Finishes in a SeasonCuth Harrison (1),
73. Most 8th Place Finishes in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (1),
74. Most 8th Place Finishes in a SeasonPhilippe Étançelin (1),
75. Most 9th Place Finishes in a SeasonMaserati (1),
76. Most 9th Place Finishes in a SeasonDavid Hampshire (1),
77. Most 10th Place Finishes in a SeasonMaserati (2),
78. Most 10th Place Finishes in a SeasonBrian Shawe-Taylor, Joe Fry (1),
79. Most 11th Place Finishes in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (1),
80. Most 11th Place Finishes in a SeasonJohnny Claes (1),
81. Most Fastest LapsAlfa Romeo (1),
82. Most Fastest LapsNino Farina (1),
83. Most 7th Fastest LapsTalbot-Lago (1),
84. Most 7th Fastest LapsYves Giraud-Cabantous (1),
85. Most 10th Fastest LapsTalbot-Lago (1),
86. Most 10th Fastest LapsLouis Rosier (1),
87. Most 13th Fastest LapsTalbot-Lago (1),
88. Most 13th Fastest LapsPhilippe Étançelin (1),
89. Most 17th Fastest LapsTalbot-Lago (1),
90. Most 17th Fastest LapsJohnny Claes (1),
91. Most Fastest Laps in a SeasonAlfa Romeo (1),
92. Most Fastest Laps in a SeasonNino Farina (1),
93. Most 7th Fastest Laps in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (1),
94. Most 7th Fastest Laps in a SeasonYves Giraud-Cabantous (1),
95. Most 10th Fastest Laps in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (1),
96. Most 10th Fastest Laps in a SeasonLouis Rosier (1),
   97. Most 13th Fastest Laps in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (1),
98. Most 13th Fastest Laps in a SeasonPhilippe Étançelin (1),
99. Most 17th Fastest Laps in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (1),
100. Most 17th Fastest Laps in a SeasonJohnny Claes (1),
101. Most Races LedAlfa Romeo (3),
102. Most Races LedJuan Manuel Fangio, Luigi Fagioli, Nino Farina (1),
103. Most Laps LedAlfa Romeo (70),
104. Most Laps LedNino Farina (63),
105. Most Race EntriesMaserati (6),
106. Most Race EntriesBob Gerard, Cuth Harrison, David Hampshire, David Murray, Emmanuel de Graffenried, Eugène Martin, Geoff Crossley, Joe Fry, Joe Kelly, Johnny Claes, Juan Manuel Fangio, Leslie Johnson, Louis Chiron, Louis Rosier, Luigi Fagioli, Nino Farina, Peter Walker, Philippe Étançelin, Prince Bira, Reg Parnell, Yves Giraud-Cabantous (1),
107. Most Perfect WeekendsAlfa Romeo (1),
108. Most Perfect WeekendsNino Farina (1),
109. Most PolesAlfa Romeo (1),
110. Most PolesNino Farina (1),
111. Most 2nd Place QualificationsAlfa Romeo (1),
112. Most 2nd Place QualificationsLuigi Fagioli (1),
113. Most 3rd Place QualificationsAlfa Romeo (1),
114. Most 3rd Place QualificationsJuan Manuel Fangio (1),
115. Most 4th Place QualificationsAlfa Romeo (1),
116. Most 4th Place QualificationsReg Parnell (1),
117. Most 5th Place QualificationsMaserati (1),
118. Most 5th Place QualificationsPrince Bira (1),
119. Most 6th Place QualificationsTalbot-Lago (1),
120. Most 6th Place QualificationsYves Giraud-Cabantous (1),
121. Most 7th Place QualificationsTalbot-Lago (1),
122. Most 7th Place QualificationsEugène Martin (1),
123. Most 8th Place QualificationsMaserati (1),
124. Most 8th Place QualificationsEmmanuel de Graffenried (1),
125. Most 9th Place QualificationsTalbot-Lago (1),
126. Most 9th Place QualificationsLouis Rosier (1),
127. Most 10th Place QualificationsERA (1),
128. Most 10th Place QualificationsPeter Walker (1),
129. Most 11th Place QualificationsMaserati (1),
130. Most 11th Place QualificationsLouis Chiron (1),
131. Most 12th Place QualificationsERA (1),
132. Most 12th Place QualificationsLeslie Johnson (1),
133. Most 13th Place QualificationsERA (1),
134. Most 13th Place QualificationsBob Gerard (1),
135. Most 14th Place QualificationsTalbot-Lago (1),
136. Most 14th Place QualificationsPhilippe Étançelin (1),
137. Most 15th Place QualificationsERA (1),
138. Most 15th Place QualificationsCuth Harrison (1),
139. Most 16th Place QualificationsMaserati (1),
140. Most 16th Place QualificationsDavid Hampshire (1),
141. Most 17th Place QualificationsAlta (1),
142. Most 17th Place QualificationsGeoff Crossley (1),
143. Most 18th Place QualificationsMaserati (1),
144. Most 18th Place QualificationsDavid Murray (1),
145. Most 19th Place QualificationsAlta (1),
146. Most 19th Place QualificationsJoe Kelly (1),
147. Most 20th Place QualificationsMaserati (1),
148. Most 20th Place QualificationsJoe Fry (1),
149. Most 21st Place QualificationsTalbot-Lago (1),
150. Most 21st Place QualificationsJohnny Claes (1),
151. Most Poles in a SeasonAlfa Romeo (1),
152. Most Poles in a SeasonNino Farina (1),
153. Most 2nd Place Qualifications in a SeasonAlfa Romeo (1),
154. Most 2nd Place Qualifications in a SeasonLuigi Fagioli (1),
155. Most 3rd Place Qualifications in a SeasonAlfa Romeo (1),
156. Most 3rd Place Qualifications in a SeasonJuan Manuel Fangio (1),
157. Most 4th Place Qualifications in a SeasonAlfa Romeo (1),
158. Most 4th Place Qualifications in a SeasonReg Parnell (1),
159. Most 5th Place Qualifications in a SeasonMaserati (1),
160. Most 5th Place Qualifications in a SeasonPrince Bira (1),
161. Most 6th Place Qualifications in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (1),
162. Most 6th Place Qualifications in a SeasonYves Giraud-Cabantous (1),
163. Most 7th Place Qualifications in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (1),
164. Most 7th Place Qualifications in a SeasonEugène Martin (1),
165. Most 8th Place Qualifications in a SeasonMaserati (1),
166. Most 8th Place Qualifications in a SeasonEmmanuel de Graffenried (1),
167. Most 9th Place Qualifications in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (1),
168. Most 9th Place Qualifications in a SeasonLouis Rosier (1),
169. Most 10th Place Qualifications in a SeasonERA (1),
170. Most 10th Place Qualifications in a SeasonPeter Walker (1),
171. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a SeasonMaserati (1),
172. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a SeasonLouis Chiron (1),
173. Most 12th Place Qualifications in a SeasonERA (1),
174. Most 12th Place Qualifications in a SeasonLeslie Johnson (1),
175. Most 13th Place Qualifications in a SeasonERA (1),
176. Most 13th Place Qualifications in a SeasonBob Gerard (1),
177. Most 14th Place Qualifications in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (1),
178. Most 14th Place Qualifications in a SeasonPhilippe Étançelin (1),
179. Most 15th Place Qualifications in a SeasonERA (1),
180. Most 15th Place Qualifications in a SeasonCuth Harrison (1),
181. Most 16th Place Qualifications in a SeasonMaserati (1),
182. Most 16th Place Qualifications in a SeasonDavid Hampshire (1),
183. Most 17th Place Qualifications in a SeasonAlta (1),
184. Most 17th Place Qualifications in a SeasonGeoff Crossley (1),
185. Most 18th Place Qualifications in a SeasonMaserati (1),
186. Most 18th Place Qualifications in a SeasonDavid Murray (1),
187. Most 19th Place Qualifications in a SeasonAlta (1),
188. Most 19th Place Qualifications in a SeasonJoe Kelly (1),
189. Most 20th Place Qualifications in a SeasonMaserati (1),
190. Most 20th Place Qualifications in a SeasonJoe Fry (1),
191. Most 21st Place Qualifications in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (1),
192. Most 21st Place Qualifications in a SeasonJohnny Claes (1)
Records Extended None

Championships
1 Nino Farina 9
2 Luigi Fagioli 6
3 Reg Parnell 4
4 Yves Giraud-Cabantous 3
5 Louis Rosier 2

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 2Car 2Car 2
EntrantAlfa Romeo SpAAlfa Romeo SpAAlfa Romeo SpA
DriverNino FarinaNino FarinaNino Farina
CarAlfa Romeo 158Alfa Romeo 158Alfa Romeo 158
EngineAlfa Romeo 1.5 L8CAlfa Romeo 1.5 L8CAlfa Romeo 1.5 L8C
Time2:13'23.61'50.81'50.6
Speed146.378 km/h151.051 km/h151.324 km/h


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