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1951 Bari GP
1951 German GP
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1951 Italian GP

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1952 Italian GP
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Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 16 September 1951
Start time14:00
EventItalian GP
CircuitMonza
Event FormatRace of 80 laps
Race20 of 22
Championship race14
Circuit
Laps80
Circuit Perimeter6300 m
Race Distance6300 × 80 = 504.000 km
Grid Format4-4-4-4
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherHot, Dry
Participants
Entries23
Qualifiers23
Finishers9
Championship Debutants
Chico Landi (Driver),
Hans Stuck (Driver),
Ken Richardson (Driver),
OSCA (Car Manufacturer),
OSCA (Engine Manufacturer),
   Alfa Romeo 159M (Car Model),
OSCA 4500G (Car Model),
Francisco Landi (Entrant),
OSCA Automobili (Entrant)
MilestonesCar 22 - 10th Race Entry (Car Number)
Car 38 - 1st Pole Position (Car Number)
Car 40 - 1st Fastest Lap (Car Number)
Alfa Romeo SpA - 10th Pole Position (Entrant)
Alfa Romeo - 10th Pole Position (Car Manufacturer)
Alfa Romeo - 10th Pole Position (Engine Manufacturer)
Felice Bonetto - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Talbot - 75th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Talbot-Lago - 75th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most RetirementsLouis Chiron (7),
2. Most 4th Place FinishesFerrari (4),
3. Most 8th Place FinishesYves Giraud-Cabantous (2),
4. Most Consecutive Drivers' Championship Points ScoresLuigi Villoresi (5),
5. Most Consecutive 4th Place FinishesFerrari (2),
6. Most Consecutive 4th Place FinishesLuigi Villoresi (2),
7. Most Drivers' Championship Points Scores in a SeasonFerrari (17),
8. Most 2nd Place Finishes in a SeasonFerrari (5),
9. Most 4th Place Finishes in a SeasonFerrari (3),
10. Most 4th Place Finishes in a SeasonLuigi Villoresi (2),
11. Most 7th Place Finishes in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (3),
12. Most 12th Fastest LapsLouis Rosier (2),
13. Most 16th Fastest LapsJohnny Claes (2),
14. Most 12th Fastest Laps in a SeasonLouis Rosier (2),
15. Most 16th Fastest Laps in a SeasonJohnny Claes (2),
16. Most 5th Place QualificationsFerrari (5),
17. Most 5th Place QualificationsLuigi Villoresi (3),
18. Most 6th Place QualificationsPiero Taruffi (3),
19. Most 12th Place QualificationsSimca-Gordini (4),
20. Most 12th Place QualificationsMaurice Trintignant (2),
21. Most 20th Place QualificationsTalbot-Lago (3),
22. Most 20th Place QualificationsPierre Levegh (2),
23. Most 21st Place QualificationsJohnny Claes (2),
24. Most 22nd Place QualificationsJacques Swaters (2),
25. Most 2nd Place Qualifications in a SeasonNino Farina (4),
26. Most 5th Place Qualifications in a SeasonLuigi Villoresi (3),
27. Most 6th Place Qualifications in a SeasonPiero Taruffi (3),
28. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (2),
29. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a SeasonJacques Swaters (2)
Records Extended 1. Most Podium FinishesAlfa Romeo (21),
2. Most RetirementsTalbot-Lago (36),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresAlfa Romeo (29),
4. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (8),
5. Most 7th Place FinishesTalbot-Lago (5),
6. Most 8th Place FinishesTalbot-Lago (8),
7. Most Fastest LapsAlfa Romeo (12),
8. Most 12th Fastest LapsTalbot-Lago (3),
9. Most 14th Fastest LapsTalbot-Lago (6),
10. Most 15th Fastest LapsTalbot-Lago (5),
11. Most 16th Fastest LapsTalbot-Lago (4),
12. Most 17th Fastest LapsTalbot-Lago (6),
13. Most 18th Fastest LapsTalbot-Lago (4),
14. Most 12th Fastest Laps in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (3),
15. Most 14th Fastest Laps in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (5),
16. Most 15th Fastest Laps in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (4),
17. Most 16th Fastest Laps in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (3),
18. Most 17th Fastest Laps in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (5),
19. Most 18th Fastest Laps in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (3),
20. Most Races LedAlfa Romeo (24),
21. Most Races LedJuan Manuel Fangio (12),
22. Most Laps LedAlfa Romeo (571),
23. Most Laps LedJuan Manuel Fangio (292),
24. Most Race EntriesTalbot-Lago (75),
25. Most Race EntriesLouis Rosier (13),
26. Most PolesAlfa Romeo (10),
27. Most PolesJuan Manuel Fangio (8),
28. Most 2nd Place QualificationsAlfa Romeo (10),
29. Most 2nd Place QualificationsNino Farina (7),
30. Most 4th Place QualificationsFerrari (6),
31. Most 6th Place QualificationsFerrari (6),
32. Most 7th Place QualificationsAlfa Romeo (5),
33. Most 14th Place QualificationsTalbot-Lago (8),
34. Most 21st Place QualificationsTalbot-Lago (4),
35. Most 22nd Place QualificationsTalbot-Lago (3),
36. Most 4th Place Qualifications in a SeasonFerrari (4),
37. Most 5th Place Qualifications in a SeasonFerrari (4),
38. Most 7th Place Qualifications in a SeasonAlfa Romeo (4),
39. Most 21st Place Qualifications in a SeasonTalbot-Lago (3)

Championships
1 Juan Manuel Fangio 27 
same
2 Alberto Ascari 25 
same
3 José Froilan González 21 
same
4 Nino Farina 17 
same
5 Luigi Villoresi 15 
same
6 Piero Taruffi 10 
up
7 Lee Wallard 9 
down
8 Mike Nazaruk 6 
same
9 Felice Bonetto 6 
up
10 Luigi Fagioli 5 
down
11 Reg Parnell 5 
down
12 Louis Rosier 3 
down
 Consalvo Sanesi 3 
down
 Andy Linden 3 
down
15 Jack McGrath 2 
same
 Manny Ayulo 2 
same
 Emmanuel de Graffenried 2 
same
 Yves Giraud-Cabantous 2 
same
 Bobby Ball 2 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 2Car 38Car 40
EntrantScuderia FerrariAlfa Romeo SpAAlfa Romeo SpA
DriverAlberto AscariJuan Manuel FangioNino Farina
CarFerrari 375Alfa Romeo 159MAlfa Romeo 159A
EngineFerrari 4.5 V12Alfa Romeo 1.5 L8CAlfa Romeo 1.5 L8C
Time2:42'39.31'53.21'56.5
Speed185.915 km/h200.353 km/h194.678 km/h


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