GRAND PRIX RACES

1951 Results
Round 1 Switzerland May 27, 1951
Round 2 United States May 30, 1951
Round 3 Belgium Jun 17, 1951
Round 4 France Jul 1, 1951
Round 5 Britain Jul 14, 1951
Round 6 Germany Jul 29, 1951
Round 7 Italy Sep 16, 1951
Round 8 Spain


1951 World Championship of Drivers
___________Driver___________ No 1 No 2 No 3 No 4 No 5 No 6 No 7 No 8 No 9 No 10 No 11 No 12 No 13 No 14 No 15 No 16 No 17 No 18 No 19 Starts Points Place
CH 50 B F GB D I E                         4+f  
Juan-Manuel Fangio 1* (9*) (1+*) 2 2* R 1*                       7 31 1
Alberto Ascari 6 2 2+ R 1 1 (4)                       7 25 2
Froilan Gonzalez R (2+) 1 3 2 2                       6 24 3
Giuseppe Farina 3 1 5 R* R (3+*) 3                       7 19 4
Luigi Villoresi R 3 3 3 4 (4) R                       7 15 5
Piero Taruffi 2 R 5 5 R                       5 10 6
Felice Bonetto 4 R 3+ 5                       4 7 8
Reg Parnell 4 5 NS                       2 5 10
Luigi Fagioli 1+                       1 4 11
Consalvo Sanesi 4 R 10 6                       4 3 12
Louis Rosier 9 4 R 10 8 7 7                       7 3 13
Emmanuel de Graffenried 5 R R R 6                       5 2 15
Yves Giraud-Cabantous R 5 7 R 8 R                       6 2 16
Louis Chiron 7 R 6 R R R R                       7   20
Rudolf Fischer 11 6 NS                       2   21
Andre Simon R R 6 R                       4   22
Andre Pilette 6                       1   24
Robert Manzon R 7 R 9                       4   25
Johnny Claes 13 7 R 13 11 R R                       7   26
Peter Walker 7                       1   27
Pierre Levegh 8 9 R                       3   29
Philippe Etancelin 10 R R R 8                       5   30
Brian Shawe-Taylor       NS 8                             1   31
Eugene Chaboud 8                       1   32
Stirling Moss 8                       1   33
Guy Mairesse 14 9                       2   35
Peter Whitehead R R 9 R                       4   36
Franco Rol 9                       1   37
Jacques Swaters 10 R                       2   38
Francisco Godia-Sales 10                       1   39
Bob Gerard 11                       1   40
Duncan Hamilton 12 R                       2   41
Harry Schell 12 R                       2   42
Maurice Trintignant R R R R                       4   45
Joe Kelly NC                       1   50
Aldo Gordini R                       1   52
Georges Grignard R                       1   53
Henri Louveau R                       1   55
Paul Pietsch R                       1   56
Philip Fotheringham-Parker R                       1   58
George Abecassis R                       1   59
David Murray R NS                       1   60
Prince Bira R                       1   63
John James R                       1   64
Francisco Landi R                       1   65
Onofre Marimon R                       1   67
Peter Hirt R                       1   68
Antonio Branca R                       1   69
Ken Richardson NS                       1 72
Troy Ruttman R                       1 73
Rodger Ward R                       1 77
                                             


World Championship of Drivers - Key

RACES

B - Belgian
CH - Swiss
D - German
E - Spanish
F - French
GB - British
I - Italian
50 - Indianapolis 500, result only included if a driver started in another Grand Prix.

Starts - number of World Championship starts of race with classified result - Indianapolis 500 starts only included if driver started in a Grand Prix.
Points - points scored in World Championship.
Place - place in World Championship. When points are equal drivers with the higher results take the higher placings. Where total point scoring results are the same the drivers are given equal placings.

POINTS

4+f - best 4 results plus fastest lap points.

1951 - top 5 places, 8,6,4,3,2 points + 1 point for fastest lap. Points for shared drives divided equally between drivers.


RESULTS

NC - not classified, still running but insufficient laps.
NS - non-starter/withdrawn/excluded, although practised.
R - retired, car/driver/accident.

+ - half of place points included in World Championship points for shared drive.
* - fastest lap point included in World Championship points.
( ) - place and/or fastest lap points not included.