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1956 ACF GP

1956 British GP Support Race

1956 British GP
 I  RAC British Grand Prix Formula 2 Race


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

Details
DateSaturday 14 July 1956
Start timeUnknown
EventBritish GP Support Race
CircuitSilverstone
Event FormatRace of 25 laps
Race13 of 24
Championship raceNon-championship event
Circuit
Laps25
Circuit Perimeter4711 m
Race Distance4711 × 25 − 44 = 117.731 km
Grid Format4-3-4-3
Pole PositionRight
First CornerUnknown
Participants
Entries22
Qualifiers22
Finishers15
Debutants
Alex McMillan (Driver),
Bill Frost (Driver),
Brian Naylor (Driver),
Chris Summers (Driver),
Cliff Allison (Driver),
Dennis Taylor (Driver),
Graham Hill (Driver),
Ian Burgess (Driver),
Ian Raby (Driver),
Ivor Bueb (Driver),
Jim Russell (Driver),
Jimmy Somervail (Driver),
Keith Hall (Driver),
Reg Bicknell (Driver),
Tony Marsh (Driver),
Beart-Rodger (Car Manufacturer),
Elva (Car Manufacturer),
Lotus (Car Manufacturer),
Climax (Engine Manufacturer),
Beart-Rodger (Car Model),
Cooper T39 (Car Model),
Cooper T41 (Car Model),
   Elva 2 (Car Model),
Gordini T17S (Car Model),
Lotus 11 (Car Model),
Lotus 9 (Car Model),
Alex McMillan (Entrant),
Bill Frost (Entrant),
Chris Summers (Entrant),
Dennis Taylor (Entrant),
Ecurie Demi-Litre (Entrant),
G.G. Smith (Entrant),
J.B. Naylor (Entrant),
J.E. Byrnes (Entrant),
J.K. Hall (Entrant),
Jack Richards (Entrant),
Jim Russell (Entrant),
John Coombs (Entrant),
T. Sopwith (Entrant),
Team Lotus (Entrant),
The Border Reivers (Entrant),
Tony Marsh (Entrant),
Willment Speed Shop (Entrant),
British GP Support Race (Event)

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 1Car 1Car 15
EntrantCooper Car CoCooper Car CoTeam Lotus
DriverRoy SalvadoriRoy SalvadoriColin Chapman
CarCooper T41Cooper T41Lotus 11
EngineClimaxClimaxClimax
Time45'44.01'491'47.6
Speed154.458 km/h155.593 km/h157.617 km/h


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