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 XV  Grand Prix de l'Albigeois


Overview - Entry List - Heat 1 Qualification - Heat 1 Grid - Heat 1 Classification - Heat 2 Qualification
Heat 2 Grid - Heat 2 Classification - Final Grid - Final Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 31 May 1953
Start timeUnknown
EventAlbi GP
CircuitAlbi
Event FormatTwo heats each of 10 laps, followed by a final of 18 laps
Race18 of 50
Championship raceNon-championship event
Circuit
Laps18
Circuit Perimeter8953 m
Race Distance8953 × 20 − 89526 = 89.534 km (scheduled)
8953 × 18 − 89526 = 71.628 km (raced)
Grid Format3-2-3-2
Pole PositionRight
First CornerUnknown
Participants
Entries19
Qualifiers12
Finishers7
Debutants
Giovanni de Riu (Driver),
John Lyons (Driver),
Tom Cole (Driver),
   Cooper T24 (Car Model),
Albi (8953 m) (Circuit Layout)

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 5Car 7Car 9
Entrant---
DriverLouis RosierJuan Manuel FangioKen Wharton
CarFerrari 375BRM 15BRM 15
EngineFerrariBRM V16BRM V16
Time56'36.8-2'58.9
Speed75.913 km/h-180.161 km/h


Overview - Entry List - Heat 1 Qualification - Heat 1 Grid - Heat 1 Classification - Heat 2 Qualification
Heat 2 Grid - Heat 2 Classification - Final Grid - Final Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led