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1954 Belgian GP
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1954 ACF GP

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 XLI  Grand Prix de l'ACF


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

Details
DateSunday 4 July 1954
Start time14:00
EventACF GP
CircuitReims
Event FormatRace of 61 laps
Race19 of 40
Championship race36
Circuit
Laps61
Circuit Perimeter8302 m
Race Distance8302 × 61 = 506.422 km
Grid Format3-2-3-2
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherOvercast, Wet
Participants
Entries22
Qualifiers22
Finishers6
Championship Debutants
Jacques Pollet (Driver),
Karl Kling (Driver),
Mercedes (Car Manufacturer),
Mercedes (Engine Manufacturer),
Continental (Tyre Manufacturer),
   Mercedes W196 (Car Model),
Daimler Benz AG (Entrant),
Gilby Engineering (Entrant),
Owen Racing Organisation (Entrant),
Reims (8302 m) (Circuit Layout)
MilestonesCar 18 - 1st Win (Car Number)
Car 46 - 10th Race Entry (Car Number)
Continental - 1st Fastest Lap (Tyre Manufacturer)
Continental - 1st Pole Position (Tyre Manufacturer)
Continental - 1st Win (Tyre Manufacturer)
Daimler Benz AG - 1st Fastest Lap (Entrant)
Daimler Benz AG - 1st Pole Position (Entrant)
Daimler Benz AG - 1st Win (Entrant)
Hans Herrmann - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
José Froilan González - 20th Race Entry (Driver)
Juan Manuel Fangio - 10th Win (Driver)
Ken Wharton - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Mercedes - 1st Fastest Lap (Car Manufacturer)
Mercedes - 1st Pole Position (Car Manufacturer)
Mercedes - 1st Win (Car Manufacturer)
Mercedes - 1st Fastest Lap (Engine Manufacturer)
Mercedes - 1st Pole Position (Engine Manufacturer)
Mercedes - 1st Win (Engine Manufacturer)
Onofre Marimón - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Highest Race Win RatioMercedes (33.33%),
2. Highest 2nd Place Finish RatioMercedes (33.33%),
3. Most 10th Place QualificationsMaserati (6),
4. Most 11th Place QualificationsMaserati (8)
Records Extended 1. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (54),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (75),
3. Most RetirementsMaserati (76),
4. Most Retirements Maurice Trintignant (14),
5. Most 3rd Place FinishesFerrari (15),
6. Most 5th Place FinishesMaserati (8),
7. Most Race EntriesFerrari (159),
8. Most 4th Place QualificationsFerrari (14),
9. Most 13th Place Qualifications Louis Rosier (5),
10. Most 16th Place QualificationsMaserati (10)

Championships
1  Juan Manuel Fangio 25 
2  Maurice Trintignant 9 
3  Bill Vukovich 8 
4  José Froilan González 6.5 
5  Nino Farina 6 
  Jimmy Bryan 6 
  Karl Kling 6 
up
8  Jack McGrath 5 
down
9  Stirling Moss 4 
down
  Robert Manzon 4 
up
11  Prince Bira 3 
up
12  André Pilette 2 
down
  Élie Bayol 2 
down
  Mike Nazaruk 2 
down
  Luigi Villoresi 2 
up
16  Duane Carter 1.5 
down
  Mike Hawthorn 1.5 
down
  Troy Ruttman 1.5 
down
19  Hans Herrmann 1 
up

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 18Car 18Car 22
EntrantDaimler Benz AGDaimler Benz AGDaimler Benz AG
Driver Juan Manuel Fangio Juan Manuel Fangio Hans Herrmann
CarMercedes W196Mercedes W196Mercedes W196
EngineMercedes 2.5 L8Mercedes 2.5 L8Mercedes 2.5 L8
Time2:42'47.92'29.42'32.9
Speed186.644 km/h200.048 km/h195.469 km/h


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