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1953 Schauinsland Hillclimb
1953 Mid-Cheshire MC
1952 Sables d'Olonne GP

1953 Sables d'Olonne GP

1953 Newcastle Journal Trophy
 III  Grand Prix de Sables d'Olonne

Event Overview • Entry List
Heat 1 Starting GridClassification
Heat 2 Starting GridClassification
Aggregate ClassificationFastest Laps

Details
DateSunday 9 August 1953
Event Sables d'Olonne GP
Circuit Sables d'Olonne
Event FormatTwo heats each of 45 laps; timings aggregated
ChampionshipNon-championship
Race number#24 of 34 in 1953
#191 (of all time)
Circuit
Laps90
Circuit Perimeter2949 m
Race Distance2949 × 90 − 50 = 265.360 km
Participants
Entries12
QualifiersNo data
Finishers8
DebutantsNone
MilestonesCar 8 – 1st Win (Car Number)
Ferrari – 1st Win (Engine Manufacturer)
 Louis Rosier – 1st Win (Driver)
 Ferrari – 1st Win (Car Manufacturer)

Results
 Winner
Car NumberCar 8
Entrant-
Driver Louis Rosier
Car Ferrari 500
EngineFerrari
Time2:12'56.1
Speed119.770 km/h