GRAND PRIX RACES

1953 Results
Round 1 Argentina Jan 18, 1953
Round 2 United States May 30, 1953
Round 3 Holland Jun 7, 1953
Round 4 Belgium Jun 21, 1953
Round 5 France Jul 5, 1953
Round 6 Britain Jul 18, 1953
Round 7 Germany Aug 2, 1953
Round 8 Switzerland Aug 23, 1953
Round 9 Italy Sep 13, 1953


1953 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
RA 50 NL B F GB D CH I                       4+f  
Alberto Ascari 1* 1 (1) (4#) 1# 8=* 1* R                     8 34.5 1
Juan-Manuel Fangio R R R= 2* 2 2 (4=) 1*                     8 28 2
Giuseppe Farina R 2 R (5) (3) 1 2 2                     8 26 3
Mike Hawthorn 4 (4) 6 1 (5) 3 3 (4)                     8 19 4
Luigi Villoresi 2 R* 2 6 R 8= 6 3                     8 17 5
Froilan Gonzalez 3 3+ (R*) 3 4#                     5 13.5 6
Emmanuel de Graffenried 5 4 7 R 5 R R                     7 7 8
Felice Bonetto R 3+ R 6 4 4+ R                     7 6.5 9
Onofre Marimon 3 9 R R R R                     6 4 11
Maurice Trintignant 7= 6 5 R R R R 5                     8 4 12
Oscar Galvez 5                     1 2 13
Hermann Lang 5                     1 2 15
Stirling Moss 9 R 6 13                     4   20
Jean Behra 6 R 10 R R R                     6   21
Roberto Mieres R R 6                     3   22
Harry Schell 7= R 7 R R R 9                     7   24
Louis Rosier 7 8 8 10 10 R 16                     7   25
Ken Wharton R R 8 7 NC                     5   26
Prince Bira R 7 R 11                     4   27
Jacques Swaters NS 7 R                     2   28
Sergio Mantovani 7=                     1   30
Luigi Musso 7=                     1   30
Peter Collins 8 R 13 R                     4   31
John Barber 8                     1   32
Umberto Maglioli 8                     1   33
Max de Terra 8                     1   35
Alan Brown 9 R R 12                     4   36
Hans Herrmann 9                     1   37
Peter Whitehead 9                     1   39
Fred Wacker NS 9 NS                     1   40
Albert Scherrer 9                     1   41
Louis Chiron 15 NS NS 10                     2   42
Paul Frere 10 R                     2   43
Bob Gerard 11 R                     2   45
Andre Pilette 11                     1   46
Rodney Nuckey 11                     1   48
Johnny Claes NC R= 12 R R                     5   49
Theo Helfrich 12                     1   51
Kenneth McAlpine R R 13 NC                     4   52
Yves Giraud-Cabantous 14 15                     2   54
Rudolf Krause 14                     1   55
Hans Stuck Sr R 14                     2   56
Ernst Klodwig 15                     1   58
Rodger Ward 16=                     1 60
Wolfgang Seidel 16                     1   61
Francisco Landi R R                     2   63
Robert Manzon R                     1   64
Jimmy Stewart R                     1   65
Tony Rolt R                     1   66
Lance Macklin R R R R R R                     6   67
Carlos Menditeguy R                     1   68
Pablo Birger R                     1   69
Adolfo Schwelm-Cruz R                     1   70
Jack Fairman R NC                     2   71
Peter Hirt R                     1   72
Roy Salvadori R R R R R                     5   73
Elie Bayol R NS R                     2   75
Georges Berger R                     1   76
Edgar Barth R                     1   79
Arthur Legat R                     1   80
Oswald Karch R                     1   83
Ian Stewart R                     1   84
Willi Heeks R                     1   85
Piero Carini                 R                     1   87
Duncan Hamilton R                     1   88
Tony Crook           R                           1   90
Theo Fitzau R                     1   91
Kurt Adolff R                     1   93
John Fitch R                     1   95
Gunther Bechem (Bernd Nacke) R                     1   96
Ernst Loof R                     1   100
Erwin Bauer R                     1   101
                                             


World Championship of Drivers - Key

RACES

B - Belgian
CH - Swiss
D - German
F - French
GB - British
I - Italian
NL - Dutch
RA - Argentinian
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.

1953 - 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.
# - share of fastest lap point included in World Championship points.
= - shared drive.
( ) - place and/or fastest lap points not included.