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1955 Belgian GP
1953 Dutch GP

1955 Dutch GP

1955 British GP
1958 Dutch GP
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Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 19 June 1955
Start time14:00
EventDutch GP
CircuitZandvoort
Event FormatRace of 100 laps
Race15 of 24
Championship race46
Circuit
Laps100
Circuit Perimeter4193 m
Race Distance4193 × 100 = 419.300 km
Grid Format3-2-3-2
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherCold, Wet
Participants
Entries16
Qualifiers16
Finishers11
Championship Debutants
Hermano da Silva Ramos (Driver),    Equipe Nationale Belge (Entrant)
MilestonesFerrari - 200th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Ferrari - 200th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Johnny Claes - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Karl Kling - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Maserati - 10th Fastest Lap (Car Manufacturer)
Maserati - 200th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Maserati - 10th Fastest Lap (Engine Manufacturer)
Mike Hawthorn - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Roberto Mières - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most Drivers' Championship Points Scores Juan Manuel Fangio (27),
2. Most 6th Place FinishesMaserati (12),
3. Most 9th Place Finishes Louis Rosier (3),
4. Most 11th Place Finishes Johnny Claes (3),
5. Most Consecutive 9th Place Finishes Louis Rosier (2),
6. Most 9th Place Finishes in a Season Louis Rosier (2),
7. Most Race Entries Louis Rosier (34)
Records Extended 1. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (99),
2. Most RetirementsMaserati (113),
3. Most Retirements Maurice Trintignant (18),
4. Most Podium Finishes Juan Manuel Fangio (22),
5. Most Race Wins Juan Manuel Fangio (16),
6. Most 9th Place FinishesMaserati (9),
7. Most Races Led Juan Manuel Fangio (26),
8. Most Race EntriesMaserati (204),
9. Most Poles Juan Manuel Fangio (17),
10. Most 5th Place QualificationsFerrari (17),
11. Most 7th Place QualificationsMaserati (11),
12. Most 8th Place Qualifications Maurice Trintignant (6),
13. Most 10th Place QualificationsMaserati (10),
14. Most 13th Place QualificationsMaserati (11),
15. Most 13th Place Qualifications Louis Rosier (6),
16. Most 15th Place QualificationsMaserati (10)

Championships
1  Juan Manuel Fangio 27 
2  Stirling Moss 13 
up
3  Maurice Trintignant 11.3 
down
4  Nino Farina 10.3 
down
5  Bob Sweikert 8 
down
6  Eugenio Castellotti 8 
7  Roberto Mières 7 
up
8  Luigi Musso 4 
up
  Jimmy Davies 4 
down
10  Tony Bettenhausen 3 
down
  Paul Russo 3 
down
  Paul Frère 3 
down
  Johnny Thomson 3 
down
14  Jean Behra 3 
down
15  Cesare Perdisa 2 
down
  José Froilan González 2 
down
  Luigi Villoresi 2 
down
18  Umberto Maglioli 1.3 
down
19  Bill Homeier 1 
down
  Hans Herrmann 1 
down
  Karl Kling 1 
down
  Walt Faulkner 1 
down
  Bill Vukovich 1 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 8Car 8Car 16
EntrantDaimler Benz AGDaimler Benz AGOfficine Alfieri Maserati
Driver Juan Manuel Fangio Juan Manuel Fangio Roberto Mières
CarMercedes W196Mercedes W196Maserati 250F
EngineMercedes 2.5 L8Mercedes 2.5 L8Maserati 2.5 L6
Time2:54'23.81'40.01'40.9
Speed144.257 km/h150.948 km/h149.602 km/h


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