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1956 Grand Prix of Italy


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Formula One race number 8 of 8
Sunday, September 2, 1956 at Autodromo Nazionale di Monza, Monza, Italy
50 laps on a 10.000 kilometer road course (500.0 kilometers)

Time of race: 2:23:41.3
Average Speed: 208.792 kph
Pole Time: 162.6 seconds
Cautions: n/a
Margin of Victory: 5.7 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 6

Glossary    1956 Formula One results   /   1956 standings

Fin St # Driver Team Chassis / Engine Laps Status Led
8 122   Juan Manuel Fangio Scuderia FerrariLancia Ferrari D50 / Lancia Ferrari 2.5 V846+4 laps0
ret 224   Eugenio Castellotti Scuderia FerrariLancia Ferrari D50 / Lancia Ferrari 2.5 V89tire4
ret 328   Luigi Musso Scuderia FerrariLancia Ferrari D50 / Lancia Ferrari 2.5 V847steering2
ret 416   Piero Taruffi Vandervell Products Ltd.Vanwall / Vanwall 2.5 L412oil leak0
ret 532   Jean Behra Officine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L623magneto0
1 636   Stirling Moss Officine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L6502:23:41.343
2 726   Peter Collins Scuderia FerrariLancia Ferrari D50 / Lancia Ferrari 2.5 V850+5.70
ret 834   Luigi Villoresi Officine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L67engine0
ret 930   Alfonso de Portago Scuderia FerrariLancia Ferrari D50 / Lancia Ferrari 2.5 V86tire0
ret1018   Harry Schell Vandervell Products Ltd.Vanwall / Vanwall 2.5 L432transmission1
ret1120   Maurice Trintignant Vandervell Products Ltd.Vanwall / Vanwall 2.5 L413transmission0
ret1246   Umberto Maglioli Officine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L642steering0
111344   Roy Salvadori Gilby Engineering Ltd.Maserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L641+9 laps0
61440   Luigi Piotti Luigi PiottiMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L647+3 laps0
5156   Jack Fairman Connaught EngineeringConnaught B / Alta 1.547+3 laps0
101642   Gerino Gerini Scuderia GuastallaMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L642+8 laps0
41738   Paco Godia Officine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L649+1 lap0
71814   Toulo de Graffenried Scuderia Centro SudMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L646+4 laps0
ret192   Les Leston Connaught EngineeringConnaught B / Alta 1.56suspension0
ret208   Hermano da Silva Ramos Equipe GordiniGordini T32 / Gordini 2.5 L83engine0
ret2148   Bruce Halford Bruce HalfordMaserati 250F / Maserati 2.5 L616engine0
ret2210   Robert Manzon Equipe GordiniGordini T32 / Gordini 2.5 L87chassis0
3234   Ron Flockhart Connaught EngineeringConnaught B / Alta 1.549+1 lap0
92412   Andre Simon Equipe GordiniGordini T16 / Gordini 2.5 L645+5 laps0
dns2550   Wolfgang von Trips Scuderia FerrariLancia Ferrari D50 / Lancia Ferrari 2.5 V80did not start0

Relief Drivers:
Car #26: Juan Manuel Fangio (15 laps)
Car #22: Eugenio Castellotti (16 laps)
Car #46: Jean Behra (11 laps)
Car #34: Jo Bonnier (3 laps)

Fastest Lap: 217.523 kph by Stirling Moss

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Eugenio Castellotti144
  Stirling Moss5106
  Harry Schell11111
  Stirling Moss124534
  Luigi Musso46472
  Stirling Moss48503