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1955 Belgian GP
1953 Dutch GP

1955 Dutch GP

1955 British GP
1958 Dutch GP
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Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 19 June 1955
Start time14:00
EventDutch GP
CircuitZandvoort
Event FormatRace of 100 laps
Race15 of 24
Championship race46
Circuit
Laps100
Circuit Perimeter4193 m
Race Distance4193 × 100 = 419.300 km
Grid Format3-2-3-2
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherCold, Wet
Participants
Entries16
Qualifiers16
Finishers11
Championship Debutants
Hermano da Silva Ramos (Driver),    Equipe Nationale Belge (Entrant)
MilestonesFerrari - 200th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Ferrari - 200th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Johnny Claes - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Karl Kling - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Maserati - 10th Fastest Lap (Car Manufacturer)
Maserati - 200th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Maserati - 10th Fastest Lap (Engine Manufacturer)
Mike Hawthorn - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Roberto Mières - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresJuan Manuel Fangio (27),
2. Most 6th Place FinishesMaserati (12),
3. Most 9th Place FinishesLouis Rosier (3),
4. Most 11th Place FinishesJohnny Claes (3),
5. Most Consecutive 9th Place FinishesLouis Rosier (2),
6. Most 9th Place Finishes in a SeasonLouis Rosier (2),
7. Most Race EntriesLouis Rosier (34)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsMaserati (113),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (99),
3. Most Podium FinishesJuan Manuel Fangio (22),
4. Most RetirementsMaurice Trintignant (18),
5. Most Race WinsJuan Manuel Fangio (16),
6. Most 9th Place FinishesMaserati (9),
7. Most Races LedJuan Manuel Fangio (26),
8. Most Race EntriesMaserati (204),
9. Most PolesJuan Manuel Fangio (17),
10. Most 5th Place QualificationsFerrari (17),
11. Most 7th Place QualificationsMaserati (11),
12. Most 8th Place QualificationsMaurice Trintignant (6),
13. Most 10th Place QualificationsMaserati (10),
14. Most 13th Place QualificationsMaserati (11),
15. Most 13th Place QualificationsLouis Rosier (6),
16. Most 15th Place QualificationsMaserati (10)

Championships
1 Juan Manuel Fangio 27 
same
2 Stirling Moss 13 
up
3 Maurice Trintignant 11.3 
down
4 Nino Farina 10.3 
down
5 Bob Sweikert 8 
down
6 Eugenio Castellotti 8 
same
7 Roberto Mières 7 
up
8 Jimmy Davies 4 
down
 Luigi Musso 4 
up
10 Paul Frère 3 
down
 Johnny Thomson 3 
down
 Tony Bettenhausen 3 
down
 Paul Russo 3 
down
14 Jean Behra 3 
down
15 Cesare Perdisa 2 
down
 José Froilan González 2 
down
 Luigi Villoresi 2 
down
18 Umberto Maglioli 1.3 
down
19 Hans Herrmann 1 
down
 Karl Kling 1 
down
 Bill Homeier 1 
down
 Bill Vukovich 1 
down
 Walt Faulkner 1 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 8Car 8Car 16
EntrantDaimler Benz AGDaimler Benz AGOfficine Alfieri Maserati
DriverJuan Manuel FangioJuan Manuel FangioRoberto Mières
CarMercedes W196Mercedes W196Maserati 250F
EngineMercedes 2.5 L8Mercedes 2.5 L8Maserati 2.5 L6
Time2:54'23.81'40.01'40.9
Speed144.257 km/h150.948 km/h149.602 km/h


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