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1954 Sachsenring Race
1954 German GP
1953 Swiss GP

1954 Swiss GP

1954 Joe Fry Memorial Trophy
1954 Italian GP
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Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 22 August 1954
Start time14:00
EventSwiss GP
CircuitBremgarten
Event FormatRace of 66 laps
Race31 of 40
Championship race39
Circuit
Laps66
Circuit Perimeter7280 m
Race Distance7280 × 66 = 480.480 km
Grid Format3-2-3-2
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherWet
Participants
Entries16
Qualifiers16
Finishers8
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesCar 20 - 1st Pole Position (Car Number)
Continental - 10th Race Entry (Tyre Manufacturer)
Daimler Benz AG - 10th Race Entry (Entrant)
Ecurie Francorchamps - 10th Race Entry (Entrant)
Mercedes - 10th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Mercedes - 10th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Mike Hawthorn - 20th Race Entry (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Highest Race Win RatioMercedes (25.00%),
2. Most 6th Place Finishes in a SeasonMaserati (4),
3. Most 6th Place Qualifications Mike Hawthorn (5),
4. Most 12th Place Qualifications in a Season Roberto Mičres (2)
Records Extended 1. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (60),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (82),
3. Most RetirementsMaserati (88),
4. Most Retirements Maurice Trintignant (15),
5. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (26),
6. Most 5th Place FinishesMaserati (10),
7. Highest 2nd Place Finish RatioFerrari (14.77%),
8. Most Retirements in a SeasonMaserati (24),
9. Most Fastest Laps Juan Manuel Fangio (13),
10. Most Races Led Juan Manuel Fangio (21),
11. Most Race EntriesFerrari (176),
12. Most PolesFerrari (18),
13. Most 4th Place QualificationsFerrari (15),
14. Most 6th Place QualificationsFerrari (17),
15. Most 8th Place QualificationsMaserati (10),
16. Most 9th Place QualificationsMaserati (9),
17. Most 12th Place QualificationsMaserati (9)

Championships
1  Juan Manuel Fangio 42 
2  José Froilan González 23.6 
3  Maurice Trintignant 15 
4  Mike Hawthorn 10.6 
5  Karl Kling 10 
6  Bill Vukovich 8 
7  Nino Farina 6 
  Jimmy Bryan 6 
9  Jack McGrath 5 
10  Hans Herrmann 5 
up
11  Onofre Marimón 4.1 
down
12  Stirling Moss 4.1 
down
13  Robert Manzon 4 
down
14  Sergio Mantovani 4 
15  Prince Bira 3 
down
  Roberto Mičres 3 
up
17  Luigi Villoresi 2 
down
  André Pilette 2 
down
  Mike Nazaruk 2 
down
  Élie Bayol 2 
down
21  Duane Carter 1.5 
down
  Troy Ruttman 1.5 
down
23  Jean Behra 0.1 
down
  Alberto Ascari 0.1 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 4Car 20Car 4
EntrantDaimler Benz AGScuderia FerrariDaimler Benz AG
Driver Juan Manuel Fangio José Froilan González Juan Manuel Fangio
CarMercedes W196Ferrari 625Mercedes W196
EngineMercedes 2.5 L8Ferrari 2.5 L4Mercedes 2.5 L8
Time3:00'34.52'39.52'39.7
Speed159.650 km/h164.313 km/h164.108 km/h


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