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1955 Naples GP
1955 Argentine GP
1950 Monaco GP

1955 Monaco GP

1955 Albi GP
1955 Indianapolis 500
1956 Monaco GP
 XIII  Grand Prix Automobile de Monaco
 XV  Grand Prix d'Europe



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

Details
DateSunday 22 May 1955
Start time14:00
EventMonaco GP
CircuitMonte Carlo
Event FormatRace of 100 laps
Race9 of 24
Championship race43
Circuit
Laps100
Circuit Perimeter3145 m
Race Distance3145 × 100 = 314.500 km
Grid Format3-2-3-2
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherHot, Dry
Participants
Entries22
Qualifiers20
Finishers9
Championship Debutants
Cesare Perdisa (Driver),
Ted Whiteaway (Driver),
Ferrari 555 Supersqualo (Car Model),
   Vanwall 55 (Car Model),
E.N. Whiteaway (Entrant),
Stirling Moss Ltd (Entrant)
MilestonesCar 44 - 1st Win (Car Number)
Car 44 - 20th Race Entry (Car Number)
Continental - 25th Race Entry (Tyre Manufacturer)
Daimler Benz AG - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Equipe Gordini - 100th Race Entry (Entrant)
Ferrari - 20th Win (Car Manufacturer)
Ferrari - 20th Win (Engine Manufacturer)
Harry Schell - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Jean Behra - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Maurice Trintignant - 1st Win (Driver)
Mercedes - 25th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Mercedes - 25th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Scuderia Ferrari - 20th Win (Entrant)
Records Broken 1. Most 8th Place FinishesFerrari (11),
2. Most Consecutive Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (9),
3. Highest 3rd Place Finish RatioCesare Perdisa (100.00%),
4. Most Failures to QualifyHWM (4),
5. Most Failures to QualifyLance Macklin (2),
6. Most 19th Place QualificationsLouis Chiron (3)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsMaserati (110),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (96),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (71),
4. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresJuan Manuel Fangio, Nino Farina (25),
5. Most Race WinsFerrari (20),
6. Most 4th Place FinishesFerrari (15),
7. Most Consecutive Drivers' Championship Points ScoresJuan Manuel Fangio (9),
8. Most Fastest LapsJuan Manuel Fangio (15),
9. Most Races LedFerrari (39),
10. Most Races LedJuan Manuel Fangio (24),
11. Most Laps LedFerrari (1317),
12. Most Race EntriesFerrari (193),
13. Most Race EntriesAlberto Ascari, Louis Rosier, Nino Farina (32),
14. Most PolesJuan Manuel Fangio (16),
15. Most 8th Place QualificationsMaserati (11),
16. Most 11th Place QualificationsMaserati (10),
17. Most 17th Place QualificationsMaserati (11),
18. Most 17th Place QualificationsLouis Rosier (4)

Championships
1 Maurice Trintignant 11.3 
up
2 Juan Manuel Fangio 10 
down
3 Nino Farina 6.3 
same
4 Eugenio Castellotti 6 
up
5 Jean Behra 2 
up
6 Cesare Perdisa 2 
up
 Luigi Villoresi 2 
up
8 José Froilan González 2 
down
 Roberto Mičres 2 
down
10 Umberto Maglioli 1.3 
down
11 Stirling Moss 1 
down
 Hans Herrmann 1 
down
 Karl Kling 1 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 44Car 2Car 2
EntrantScuderia FerrariDaimler Benz AGDaimler Benz AG
DriverMaurice TrintignantJuan Manuel FangioJuan Manuel Fangio
CarFerrari 625Mercedes W196Mercedes W196
EngineFerrari 2.5 L4Mercedes 2.5 L8Mercedes 2.5 L8
Time2:58'09.81'41.11'42.4
Speed105.914 km/h111.988 km/h110.566 km/h


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