GRAND PRIX RACES

1956 Results
Round 1 Argentina Jan 22, 1956
Round 2 Monaco May 13, 1956
Round 3 United States May 30, 1956
Round 4 Belgium Jun 3, 1956
Round 5 France Jul 1, 1956
Round 6 Britain Jul 14, 1956
Round 7 Germany Aug 5, 1956
Round 8 Italy


1956 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 MC 50 B F GB D I                         5+f  
Juan-Manuel Fangio 1+* 2+* R (4*) 1 1* 2+                       7 30 1
Stirling Moss R 1 3+* (5+) R* 2 1*                       7 27 2
Peter Collins R 2+ 1 1 2+ R= 2+                       7 25 3
Jean Behra 2 3 7 3 3 3 R=                       7 22 4
Eugenio Castellotti R 4+ R 2 10= R= R=                       7 7.5 6
Paul Frere 2                       1 6 8
Francisco Godia-Sales R 7 8 4 4                       5 6 9
Jack Fairman 4 5                       2 5 10
Luigi Musso 1+ R R= R                       4 4 11
Mike Hawthorn 3 NS NS 10= R                       3 4 12
Ron Flockhart R 3                       2 4 13
Alfonso de Portago R 2+ R= R                       4 3 15
Cesare Perdisa 7 3+ 5+ 7 NS                       4 3 16
Harry Schell R 4 10= R R R                       6 3 17
Louis Rosier R 8 6 R 5                       5 2 19
Luigi Villoresi 5 R 6 R R=                       5 2 20
Horace Gould 8 R 5 R                       4 2 21
Hernando da Silva Ramos 5 8 R R                       4 2 22
Olivier Gendebien 5 R                       2 2 23
Gerino Gerini 4+ 10                       2 1.5 25
Francisco Landi 4+                       1 1.5 26
Andre Pilette 6= 6 11 NS                       3   28
Luigi Piotti R NS 6                       2   29
Oscar Gonzalez 6=                       1   31
Alberto Uria 6=                       1   31
Elie Bayol   6=                                   1   31
Emmanuel de Graffenried 7                       1   33
Rodger Ward 8                       1   34
Robert Manzon R 9 9 R R                       5   35
Andre Simon R 9                       2   36
Roy Salvadori R R 11                       3   39
Bob Gerard 11                       1   41
Bruce Halford R DQ R                       3   50
Ottorino Volonterio NC                       1   51
Andre Milhoux R                       1   52
Maurice Trintignant R R R R R                       5   53
Carlos Menditeguy R                       1   54
Froilan Gonzalez R R                       2   55
Umberto Maglioli R R R=                       3   56
Piero Taruffi R R                       2   57
Piero Scotti R                       1   58
Desmond Titterington R                       1   59
Giorgio Scarlatti NQ R                       1   60
Tony Brooks NS R                       1   61
Colin Chapman         NS                                 63
Les Leston R                       1   66
Archie Scott-Brown R NS                       1   69
Paul Emery R                       1   71
Jack Brabham R                       1   73
Troy Ruttman R                       1   78
Jo Bonnier R=                       1   80
                                             


World Championship of Drivers - Key

RACES

B - Belgian
D - German
F - French
GB - British
I - Italian
MC - Monaco
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

5+f - best 5 results plus fastest lap points.

1955 - top 5 places, 8,6,4,3,2 points + 1 point for fastest lap. Points for shared drives divided equally between drivers.


RESULTS

DQ - disqualified.
NQ - non-qualifier.
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.
= - shared drive.
( ) - place and/or fastest lap points not included.