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1956 Grand Prix of Germany


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Formula One race number 7 of 8
Sunday, August 5, 1956 at Nurburgring, Nurburg, Germany
22 laps on a 22.810 kilometer road course (501.8 kilometers)

Time of race: 3:38:43.7
Average Speed: 137.663 kph
Pole Time: 591.2 seconds
Cautions: n/a
Margin of Victory: 46.4 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 0

Glossary    1956 Formula One results   /   1956 standings

Fin St # Driver Team Chassis / Engine Laps Status Led
1 11   Juan Manuel Fangio Scuderia FerrariLancia Ferrari D50 / Lancia Ferrari 2.5 V8223:38:43.722
2 47   Stirling Moss Officine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L622+46.40
3 86   Jean Behra Officine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L622+248.30
41620   Paco Godia Officine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L620+2 laps0
51415   Louis Rosier Ecurie RosierMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L619+3 laps0
dsq1121   Bruce Halford Bruce HalfordMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L620disqualified0
nc1922   Ottorino Volonterio Ottorino VolonterioMaserati A6GCM / Maserati 2.5 L616+6 laps0
ret2111   Andre Milhoux Equipe GordiniGordini T32 / Gordini 2.5 L815engine0
ret105   Alfonso de Portago Scuderia FerrariLancia Ferrari D50 / Lancia Ferrari 2.5 V814crash0
ret2018   Luigi Villoresi Luigi PiottiMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L613engine0
ret1212   Harry Schell Scuderia Centro SudMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L613overheating0
ret 54   Luigi Musso Scuderia FerrariLancia Ferrari D50 / Lancia Ferrari 2.5 V811crash0
ret 22   Peter Collins Scuderia FerrariLancia Ferrari D50 / Lancia Ferrari 2.5 V88fuel leak0
ret 33   Eugenio Castellotti Scuderia FerrariLancia Ferrari D50 / Lancia Ferrari 2.5 V85electrical0
ret 78   Umberto Maglioli Officine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L63steering0
ret1319   Horace Gould Gould's Garage (Bristol)Maserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L63oil pressure0
ret 916   Roy Salvadori Gilby Engineering Ltd.Maserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L62suspension0
ret1510   Robert Manzon Equipe GordiniGordini T32 / Gordini 2.5 L80suspension0
ret1714   Giorgio Scarlatti Scuderia Centro SudFerrari 500 / Ferrari 2.0 L40engine0
dns 68   Cesare Perdisa Officine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L60did not start0
dns1811   Andre Pilette Equipe GordiniGordini T32 / Gordini 2.5 L80did not start0
dns2218   Luigi Piotti Luigi PiottiMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L60did not start0

Relief Drivers:
Car #5: Peter Collins (4 laps)
Car #4: Eugenio Castellotti (3 laps)

Fastest Lap: 141.190 kph by Juan Manuel Fangio

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Juan Manuel Fangio12222