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1958 British GP
 X  RAC British Grand Prix
 XVII  Grand Prix d'Europe



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

Details
DateSaturday 20 July 1957
Start time14:00
EventBritish GP
CircuitAintree
Event FormatRace of 90 laps
Race13 of 20
Championship race61
Circuit
Laps62/28
Circuit Perimeter4828 m
Race Distance4828 × 90 = 434.520 km (scheduled)
4828 × 62/28 = 299.336 km (raced)
Grid Format3-2-3-2
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherOvercast, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries19
Qualifiers19
Finishers8
Championship Debutants
Cooper BG43 (Car Model),    Jo Bonnier (Entrant)
MilestonesCar 20 - 1st Fastest Lap (Car Number)
Car 20 - 1st Win (Car Number)
Carlos Menditéguy - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Cooper - 50th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Shell - 250th Race Entry (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Tony Brooks - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Tony Brooks - 1st Pole Position (Driver)
Tony Brooks - 1st Win (Driver)
Vandervell Products - 1st Fastest Lap (Entrant)
Vandervell Products - 1st Pole Position (Entrant)
Vandervell Products - 1st Win (Entrant)
Vanwall - 1st Fastest Lap (Car Manufacturer)
Vanwall - 1st Pole Position (Car Manufacturer)
Vanwall - 1st Win (Car Manufacturer)
Vanwall - 1st Fastest Lap (Engine Manufacturer)
Vanwall - 1st Pole Position (Engine Manufacturer)
Vanwall - 1st Win (Engine Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Highest Drivers' Championship Points Score RatioVanwall (133.33%),
2. Most 14th Place QualificationsHorace Gould (5)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsMaserati (166),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (128),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (91),
4. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (40),
5. Most 3rd Place FinishesFerrari (25),
6. Most 4th Place FinishesFerrari (22),
7. Most Race EntriesMaserati (310),
8. Most Race EntriesJuan Manuel Fangio (47),
9. Most 5th Place QualificationsFerrari (24),
10. Most 7th Place QualificationsMaserati (19),
11. Most 11th Place QualificationsMaserati (16),
12. Most 14th Place QualificationsMaserati (13),
13. Most 17th Place QualificationsMaserati (14)

Championships
1 Juan Manuel Fangio 25 
same
2 Luigi Musso 13 
up
3 Tony Brooks 11 
up
4 Sam Hanks 8 
down
5 Jim Rathmann 7 
down
6 Mike Hawthorn 7 
up
7 Jean Behra 6 
down
8 Stirling Moss 6 
up
9 Peter Collins 5.5 
down
10 Harry Schell 5 
down
11 Masten Gregory 4 
down
 Jimmy Bryan 4 
down
 Carlos Menditéguy 4 
down
14 Maurice Trintignant 3.5 
up
15 Stuart Lewis-Evans 3 
down
 Paul Russo 3 
down
17 Andy Linden 2 
down
 Roy Salvadori 2 
up
19 Alfonso de Portago 1 
down
 José Froilan González 1 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 20Car 18Car 20
EntrantVandervell ProductsVandervell ProductsVandervell Products
DriverTony Brooks / Stirling MossStirling MossStirling Moss
CarVanwall 57Vanwall 57Vanwall 57
EngineVanwall 2.5 L4Vanwall 2.5 L4Vanwall 2.5 L4
Time3:06'37.82'00.21'59.2
Speed96.234 km/h144.599 km/h145.812 km/h


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