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1954 Rouen GP
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1955 British GP
 VII  RAC British Grand Prix


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

Details
DateSaturday 17 July 1954
Start time14:00
EventBritish GP
CircuitSilverstone
Event FormatRace of 90 laps
Race21 of 40
Championship race37
Circuit
Laps90
Circuit Perimeter4711 m
Race Distance4711 × 90 = 423.990 km
Grid Format4-3-4-3
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherCold, Wet
Participants
Entries31
Qualifiers31
Finishers15
Championship Debutants
Bill Whitehouse (Driver),
Clemar Bucci (Driver),
Don Beauman (Driver),
Horace Gould (Driver),
John Riseley-Prichard (Driver),
Leslie Marr (Driver),
Leslie Thorne (Driver),
Ron Flockhart (Driver),
   Vanwall (Car Manufacturer),
Vanwall (Engine Manufacturer),
Vanwall Special (Car Model),
A.E. Moss (Entrant),
Bill Whitehouse (Entrant),
Gould's Garage (Bristol) (Entrant),
Leslie Marr (Entrant),
Sir Jeremy Boles (Entrant)
MilestonesCar 1 - 10th Race Entry (Car Number)
Car 11 - 1st Fastest Lap (Car Number)
Car 17 - 1st Fastest Lap (Car Number)
Car 30 - 25th Race Entry (Car Number)
Car 31 - 1st Fastest Lap (Car Number)
Car 33 - 1st Fastest Lap (Car Number)
Car 7 - 1st Fastest Lap (Car Number)
Car 9 - 10th Race Entry (Car Number)
Car 9 - 1st Fastest Lap (Car Number)
Car 9 - 1st Win (Car Number)
A.E. Moss - 1st Fastest Lap (Entrant)
Englebert - 1st Fastest Lap (Tyre Manufacturer)
Equipe Gordini - 1st Fastest Lap (Entrant)
Gordini - 1st Fastest Lap (Car Manufacturer)
Gordini - 1st Fastest Lap (Engine Manufacturer)
Jean Behra - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Mike Hawthorn - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Onofre Marimón - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Stirling Moss - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most 5th Place Finishes Maurice Trintignant (4),
2. Most 12th Place Finishes Harry Schell (2),
3. Highest 13th Place Finish Ratio Leslie Marr (100.00%),
4. Most Fastest LapsFerrari (15),
5. Most 8th Place Qualifications Maurice Trintignant (4),
6. Most 27th Place QualificationsMaserati (3),
7. Most 31st Place QualificationsMaserati (2)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsMaserati (83),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (78),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (56),
4. Most Race WinsFerrari (18),
5. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (23),
6. Most Fastest Laps Juan Manuel Fangio (12),
7. Most Races LedFerrari (34),
8. Most Laps LedFerrari (1182),
9. Most Race EntriesFerrari (165),
10. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (14),
11. Most 3rd Place QualificationsFerrari (18),
12. Most 9th Place QualificationsMaserati (8),
13. Most 10th Place QualificationsMaserati (7),
14. Most 16th Place QualificationsMaserati (11)

Championships
1  Juan Manuel Fangio 28.1 
2  José Froilan González 14.6 
up
3  Maurice Trintignant 11 
down
4  Bill Vukovich 8 
down
5  Mike Hawthorn 7.6 
up
6  Nino Farina 6 
down
  Jimmy Bryan 6 
down
  Karl Kling 6 
down
9  Jack McGrath 5 
down
10  Onofre Marimón 4.1 
up
11  Stirling Moss 4.1 
down
12  Robert Manzon 4 
down
13  Prince Bira 3 
down
14  Élie Bayol 2 
down
  Luigi Villoresi 2 
down
  André Pilette 2 
down
  Mike Nazaruk 2 
down
18  Troy Ruttman 1.5 
down
  Duane Carter 1.5 
down
20  Hans Herrmann 1 
down
21  Jean Behra 0.1 
down
  Alberto Ascari 0.1 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 9Car 1Car 33
EntrantScuderia FerrariDaimler Benz AGOfficine Alfieri Maserati
Driver José Froilan González Juan Manuel Fangio Onofre Marimón
CarFerrari 625Mercedes W196Maserati 250F
EngineFerrari 2.5 L4Mercedes 2.5 L8Maserati 2.5 L6
Time2:56'14.01'45.01'50.0
Speed144.351 km/h161.520 km/h154.178 km/h


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