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1957 Caen GP
1957 British GP
1956 German GP

1957 German GP

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1958 German GP
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Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 4 August 1957
Start time14:00
EventGerman GP
CircuitNürburgring
Event FormatRace of 22 laps
Race15 of 20
Championship race62
Circuit
Laps22
Circuit Perimeter22810 m
Race Distance22810 × 22 = 501.820 km
Grid Format4-3-4-3
Pole PositionRight
First CornerLeft
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Hot, Dry
Participants
Entries24
Qualifiers24
Finishers15
Championship Debutants
Brian Naylor (Driver),
Carel Godin de Beaufort (Driver),
Dick Gibson (Driver),
Paul England (Driver),
Tony Marsh (Driver),
Porsche (Car Manufacturer),
Porsche (Engine Manufacturer),
Cooper T41 (Car Model),
   Porsche 550RS (Car Model),
Dick Gibson (Entrant),
Dr Ing F. Porsche KG (Entrant),
Ecurie Maarsbergen (Entrant),
Francesco Godia Sales (Entrant),
J.B. Naylor (Entrant),
Ridgeway Management (Entrant)
MilestonesCar 11 - 10th Race Entry (Car Number)
Car 24 - 50th Race Entry (Car Number)
Car 26 - 50th Race Entry (Car Number)
Climax - 10th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Hans Herrmann - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Umberto Maglioli - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most 6th Place FinishesMaserati (19),
2. Most 7th Place FinishesHarry Schell (5),
3. Most 19th Place QualificationsMaserati (9)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsMaserati (169),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (131),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (93),
4. Most Podium FinishesJuan Manuel Fangio (33),
5. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresJuan Manuel Fangio (40),
6. Most Race WinsJuan Manuel Fangio (24),
7. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (41),
8. Most 3rd Place FinishesFerrari (26),
9. Most 4th Place FinishesFerrari (23),
10. Most 6th Place FinishesJean Behra (6),
11. Most 7th Place FinishesMaserati (21),
12. Most 10th Place FinishesMaserati (8),
13. Most Fastest LapsJuan Manuel Fangio (22),
14. Most Races LedFerrari (54),
15. Most Races LedJuan Manuel Fangio (37),
16. Most Laps LedFerrari (1536),
17. Most Laps LedJuan Manuel Fangio (1319),
18. Most Race EntriesMaserati (319),
19. Most Race EntriesJuan Manuel Fangio (48),
20. Most PolesJuan Manuel Fangio (27),
21. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (23),
22. Most 4th Place QualificationsFerrari (20),
23. Most 10th Place QualificationsMaserati (15),
24. Most 11th Place QualificationsMaserati (17),
25. Most 13th Place QualificationsMaserati (20),
26. Most 16th Place QualificationsMaserati (20),
27. Most 21st Place QualificationsMaserati (10)

Championships
1 Juan Manuel Fangio 34 
same
2 Luigi Musso 16 
same
3 Mike Hawthorn 13 
up
4 Tony Brooks 11 
down
5 Peter Collins 9.5 
up
6 Sam Hanks 8 
down
7 Stirling Moss 8 
up
8 Jim Rathmann 7 
down
9 Jean Behra 6 
down
10 Harry Schell 5 
same
11 Masten Gregory 4 
same
 Jimmy Bryan 4 
same
 Carlos Menditéguy 4 
same
14 Maurice Trintignant 3.5 
same
15 Stuart Lewis-Evans 3 
same
 Paul Russo 3 
same
17 Andy Linden 2 
same
 Roy Salvadori 2 
same
19 Alfonso de Portago 1 
same
 José Froilan González 1 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 1Car 1Car 1
EntrantOfficine Alfieri MaseratiOfficine Alfieri MaseratiOfficine Alfieri Maserati
DriverJuan Manuel FangioJuan Manuel FangioJuan Manuel Fangio
CarMaserati 250FMaserati 250FMaserati 250F
EngineMaserati 2.5 L6Maserati 2.5 L6Maserati 2.5 L6
Time3:30'38.39'25.69'17.4
Speed142.943 km/h145.184 km/h147.320 km/h


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