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1956 BRSCC Race
1956 Italian GP
1956 Argentine GP

1957 Argentine GP

1957 Buenos Aires GP
1957 Monaco GP
1958 Argentine GP
 V  Gran Premio de la Republica Argentina


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

Details
DateSunday 13 January 1957
Start time14:00
EventArgentine GP
CircuitBuenos Aires
Event FormatRace of 100 laps
Race1 of 20
Championship race57
Circuit
Laps100
Circuit Perimeter3912 m
Race Distance3912 × 100 = 391.200 km
Grid Format4-3-4-3
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Hot, Dry
Participants
Entries14
Qualifiers14
Finishers10
Championship DebutantsAlejandro de Tomaso (Driver)
MilestonesFerrari - 250th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Ferrari - 250th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Juan Manuel Fangio - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
Peter Collins - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most 6th Place FinishesFerrari (18),
2. Most 10th Place FinishesMaserati (7),
3. Most 14th Place QualificationsMaserati (10)
Records Extended 1. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (120),
2. Most Podium Finishes Juan Manuel Fangio (30),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points Scores Juan Manuel Fangio (37),
4. Most Race Wins Juan Manuel Fangio (21),
5. Most 7th Place FinishesMaserati (20),
6. Most Races LedFerrari (51),
7. Most Races Led Juan Manuel Fangio (34),
8. Most Laps LedFerrari (1522),
9. Most Laps Led Juan Manuel Fangio (1133),
10. Most Race EntriesMaserati (288),
11. Most Race Entries Juan Manuel Fangio (43),
12. Most 2nd Place Qualifications Juan Manuel Fangio (13),
13. Most 4th Place QualificationsFerrari (19),
14. Most 5th Place QualificationsFerrari (21),
15. Most 6th Place QualificationsFerrari (18),
16. Most 7th Place Qualifications Mike Hawthorn (6),
17. Most 8th Place QualificationsMaserati (17),
18. Most 9th Place QualificationsMaserati (14),
19. Most 13th Place QualificationsMaserati (19)

Championships
1  Juan Manuel Fangio 8
2  Jean Behra 6
3  Carlos Menditéguy 4
4  Harry Schell 3
5  Alfonso de Portago 1
  Stirling Moss 1
  José Froilan González 1

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 2Car 4Car 4
EntrantOfficine Alfieri MaseratiOfficine Alfieri MaseratiOfficine Alfieri Maserati
Driver Juan Manuel Fangio Stirling Moss Stirling Moss
CarMaserati 250FMaserati 250FMaserati 250F
EngineMaserati 2.5 L6Maserati 2.5 L6Maserati 2.5 L6
Time3:00'55.91'42.61'44.7
Speed129.729 km/h137.263 km/h134.510 km/h


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