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1956 Season
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1956 Aintree 200
1956 Argentine GP
1955 BRDC International Trophy

1956 BRDC International Trophy

1956 Naples GP
1956 Monaco GP
1957 BRDC International Trophy
 VIII  BRDC International Trophy


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

Details
DateSaturday 5 May 1956
Start timeUnknown
EventBRDC International Trophy
CircuitSilverstone
Event FormatRace of 60 laps
Race6 of 24
Championship raceNon-championship event
Circuit
Laps60
Circuit Perimeter4711 m
Race Distance4711 × 60 − 104 = 282.556 km
Grid Format4-3-4-3
Pole PositionRight
First CornerUnknown
Participants
Entries23
Qualifiers21
Finishers10
Debutants
Bill Holt (Driver),
Bruce Halford (Driver),
Desmond Titterington (Driver),
Hermanos da Silva Ramos (Driver),
Jimmy Somervail (Driver),
Mike Oliver (Driver),
Piero Scotti (Driver),
   BRM 25 (Car Model),
Vanwall (Car Model),
Alastair Birrell (Entrant),
Bruce Halford (Entrant),
E.W. Holt (Entrant),
Jack Brabham (Entrant),
John Young (Entrant)

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 3Car 3Car 9
EntrantVandervell ProductsVandervell ProductsOwen Racing Organisation
DriverStirling MossStirling MossMike Hawthorn
CarVanwallVanwallBRM 25
EngineVanwallVanwallBRM
Time1:44'531'421'43
Speed161.640 km/h166.271 km/h164.656 km/h


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