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World Championship of Drivers 1955 standings

Championship points standings for the World Championship of Drivers 1955

PositionDriverTeamCarEngineTyresPoints
1.Flag Juan Manuel FangioDaimler Benz AGMercedes-Benz W196Mercedes-Benz 2.5Continental
40
2.Flag Stirling MossDaimler Benz AGMercedes-Benz W196Mercedes-Benz 2.5Continental
23
3.Flag Eugenio CastellottiScuderia Lancia, Scuderia FerrariLancia D50
Ferrari 555
Ferrari 625
Lancia 2.5
Ferrari 2.5
Ferrari 2.5
Pirelli
Englebert
Englebert
12
4.Flag Maurice TrintignantScuderia FerrariFerrari 625
Ferrari 555
Ferrari 2.5
Ferrari 2.5
Englebert
Englebert
11.33
5.Flag Giuseppe FarinaScuderia FerrariFerrari 555
Ferrari 625
Lancia D50
Ferrari 2.5
Ferrari 2.5
Lancia 2.5
Englebert
Englebert
Englebert
10.33
6.Flag Piero TaruffiScuderia Ferrari, Daimler Benz AGFerrari 555
Mercedes-Benz W196
Ferrari 2.5
Mercedes-Benz 2.5
Englebert
Continental
9
7.Flag Bob SweikertJohn ZinkKurtis KK500DOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
8
8.Flag Roberto MiéresOfficine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
7
9.Flag Jean BehraOfficine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
6
9.Flag Luigi MussoOfficine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
6
11.Flag Karl KlingDaimler Benz AGMercedes-Benz W196Mercedes-Benz 2.5Continental
5
12.Flag Jimmy DaviesBardahlKurtis KK500BOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
4
13.Flag Tony BettenhausenChapmanKurtis KK500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
3
13.Flag Paul FréreScuderia FerrariFerrari 555Ferrari 2.5Englebert
3
13.Flag Paul RussoChapmanKurtis KK500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
3
13.Flag Johnny ThomsonSchmidtKuzmaOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
3
17.Flag José Froilán GonzálezScuderia FerrariFerrari 625Ferrari 2.5Englebert
2
17.Flag Carlos MenditeguyOfficine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
2
17.Flag Cesare PerdisaOfficine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
2
17.Flag Luigi VilloresiScuderia Lancia, Scuderia FerrariLancia D50
Lancia D50
Lancia 2.5
Lancia 2.5
Pirelli
Englebert
2
21.Flag Umberto MaglioliScuderia FerrariFerrari 555
Ferrari 625
Ferrari 2.5
Ferrari 2.5
Englebert
Englebert
1.33
22.Flag Walt FaulknerMerz EngineeringKurtis KK500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
1
22.Flag Hans HerrmannDaimler Benz AG.Mercedes-Benz W196Mercedes-Benz 2.5Continental
1
22.Flag Bill HomeierMerz EngineeringKurtis KK500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
1
22.Flag Bill VukovichHopkinsKurtis KK500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
1
Flag Freddie AgabashianFederal EngineeringKurtis KK500DOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Keith AndrewsMcDanielSchroederOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Alberto AscariScuderia LanciaLancia D50Lancia 2.5Pirelli
0
Flag Manuel AyuloPeter SchmidtKurtis KK500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Élie BayolEquipe GordiniGordini T16Gordini 2.5Englebert
0
Flag Pablo BirgerEquipe GordiniGordini T16Gordini 2.5Englebert
0
Flag Johnny BoydSumarKurtis KK500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Jack BrabhamCooper Car Co.Cooper T40Bristol 2.0Dunlop
0
Flag Jimmy BryanDean Van LinesKuzmaOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Clemar BucciOfficine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
0
Flag Duane CarterAgajanianKuzmaOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Louis ChironScuderia LanciaLancia D50Lancia 2.5Pirelli
0
Flag Johnny ClaesStirling Moss Ltd., Equipe National BelgeMaserati 250F
Ferrari 625
Maserati 2.5
Ferrari 2.5
Dunlop
Englebert
0
Flag Peter CollinsOwen Racing Organisation, Officine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250F
Maserati 250F
Maserati 2.5
Maserati 2.5
Dunlop
Pirelli
0
Flag Ray CrawfordCrawfordKurtis KK500BOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Art CrossBelanger MotorsKurtis KK500DOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Hermano da Silva RamosEquipe GordiniGordini T16Gordini 2.5Englebert
0
Flag Jimmy DaywaltSumarKurtisOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Len DuncanRay BradyKurtis KK4000Offenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Ed ElisianWestwood Gauge & ToolKurtis KK4000Offenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Jack FairmanConnaught EngineeringConnaught BAlta 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag John FitchStirling Moss Ltd.Maserati 250FMaserati 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Pat FlahertyDunn EngineeringKurtis KK500BOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Don FreelandBob EstesPhillipsOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Horace GouldGould's Garage, Officine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250F
Maserati 250F
Maserati 2.5
Maserati 2.5
Dunlop
Pirelli
0
Flag Sam HanksJones & MaleyKurtis KK500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Mike HawthornScuderia Ferrari, Vandervell ProductsFerrari 625
Ferrari 555
Vanwall VW 55
Ferrari 2.5
Ferrari 2.5
Vanwall 2.5
Englebert
Englebert
Pirelli
0
Flag Al HermanMartin BrothersSilnesOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Jerry HoytJim RobbinsStevensOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Jesus Ricardo IglesiasEquipe GordiniGordini T16Gordini 2.5Englebert
0
Flag Eddie JohnsonMcNamaraTrevisOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Al KellerSam TraylorKurtis KK2000Offenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Andy LindenMassagliaKurtis KK4000Offenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Jean LucasEquipe GordiniGordini T32Gordini 2.5Englebert
0
Flag Lance MacklinStirling Moss Ltd.Maserati 250FMaserati 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Sergio MantovaniOfficine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
0
Flag Robert ManzonEquipe GordiniGordini T16Gordini 2.5Englebert
0
Flag Leslie MarrLeslie MarrConnaught BAlta 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Kenneth McAlpineConnaught EngineeringConnaught BAlta 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Jack McGrathHinkleKurtis KK500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Cal NidayD-A LubricantKurtis KK500BOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Pat O'ConnorAnsted RotaryKurtis KK500DOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Johnnie ParsonsTrio Brass FoundryKurtis KK500DOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Luigi PiottiScuderia VolpiniArzani-Volpini SpecialMaserati 2.5Pirelli
0
Flag Michel PoberejskyEquipe GordiniGordini T16Gordini 2.5Englebert
0
Flag Jacques PolletEquipe GordiniGordini T16Gordini 2.5Englebert
0
Flag Jim RathmannBelond Miracle PowerEpperlyOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Jimmy ReeceMalloyPankratzOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Tony RoltR R C Walker Racing TeamConnaught BAlta 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Louis RosierEcurie RosierMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
0
Flag Eddie RussoDr. SabourinPawlOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Roy SalvadoriGilby EngineeringMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Harry SchellOfficine Alfieri Maserati, Scuderia Ferrari, Vandervell ProductsVanwall VW 55
Ferrari 555
Maserati 250F
Vanwall 2.5
Ferrari 2.5
Maserati 2.5
Pirelli
Englebert
Pirelli
0
Flag André SimonDaimler Benz AG, Officine Alfieri MaseratiMercedes-Benz W196
Maserati 250F
Mercedes-Benz 2.5
Maserati 2.5
Continental
Pirelli
0
Flag Shorty TemplemanCentral ExcavatingTrevisOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Alberto UriaAlberto UriaMaserati A6GCMMaserati 2.5Pirelli
0
Flag Peter WalkerStirling Moss Ltd, R.R.C. Walker Racing TeamConnaught B
Maserati 250F
Alta 2.5
Maserati 2.5
Dunlop
Dunlop
0
Flag Rodger WardAristo BlueKuzmaOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Chuck WeyantFederal EngineeringKurtis KK3000Offenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Ken WhartonVandervell Products Ltd.Vanwall VW 55Vanwall 2.5Pirelli
0
Flag Ted WhiteawayTed WhiteawayHMW 53Alta 2.5Dunlop
0
Driver
Number
Most race winsFlag Juan Manuel Fangio
4
Most pole positionsFlag Juan Manuel Fangio
3
Most podium positionsFlag Juan Manuel Fangio
5
Most podium positions without a winFlag Giuseppe Farina
2
Flag Eugenio Castellotti
2
Most fastest race lapsFlag Juan Manuel Fangio
3
Youngest driverFlag Cesare Perdisa
22 y/o
Oldest driverFlag Louis Chiron
55 y/o

Nationality of participating drivers

%CountryDriversNumber
45.3%U.S.A.Flag Harry Schell, Bob Sweikert, Jimmy Davies, Tony Bettenhausen, Paul Russo, Johnny Thomson, Walt Faulkner, Bill Homeier, Bill Vukovich, John Fitch, Andy Linden, Al Herman, Pat O'Connor, Jimmy Daywalt, Pat Flaherty, Duane Carter, Chuck Weyant, Eddie Johnson, Jim Rathmann, Don Freeland, Cal Niday, Art Cross, Shorty Templeman, Sam Hanks, Keith Andrews, Johnnie Parsons, Eddie Russo, Ray Crawford, Jimmy Bryan, Jack McGrath, Al Keller, Rodger Ward, Johnny Boyd, Ed Elisian, Jerry Hoyt, Freddie Agabashian, Jimmy Reece, Manuel Ayulo, Len Duncan39
15.1%Great BritainFlag Stirling Moss, Mike Hawthorn, Roy Salvadori, Peter Walker, Tony Rolt, Peter Collins, Jack Fairman, Horace Gould, Lance Macklin, Leslie Marr, Kenneth McAlpine, Ken Wharton, Ted Whiteaway13
11.6%ItalyFlag Giuseppe Farina, Alberto Ascari, Luigi Musso, Luigi Villoresi, Piero Taruffi, Umberto Maglioli, Sergio Mantovani, Luigi Piotti, Eugenio Castellotti, Cesare Perdisa10
10.5%FranceFlag Louis Rosier, Maurice Trintignant, André Simon, Élie Bayol, Jean Behra, Robert Manzon, Jacques Pollet, Jean Lucas, Michel Poberejsky9
8.1%ArgentinaFlag Juan Manuel Fangio, José Froilán González, Carlos Menditeguy, Roberto Miéres, Pablo Birger, Clemar Bucci, Jesus Ricardo Iglesias7
2.3%GermanyFlag Hans Herrmann, Karl Kling2
2.3%BelgiumFlag Paul Frére, Johnny Claes2
1.2%AustraliaFlag Jack Brabham1
1.2%MonacoFlag Louis Chiron1
1.2%UruguayFlag Alberto Uria1
1.2%BrazilFlag Hermano da Silva Ramos1

Individual driver statistics for the 1955 World Championship of Drivers

DriverAgeRacesWinsPodiumsPolesFastest laps
Agabashian, FreddieFlag 41 y/o10000
Andrews, KeithFlag 35 y/o10000
Ascari, AlbertoFlag 36 y/o20000
Ayulo, ManuelFlag 33 y/o00000
Bayol, ÉlieFlag 41 y/o20000
Behra, JeanFlag 34 y/o60000
Bettenhausen, TonyFlag 38 y/o10100
Birger, PabloFlag 31 y/o10000
Boyd, JohnnyFlag 28 y/o10000
Brabham, JackFlag 29 y/o10000
Bryan, JimmyFlag 29 y/o10000
Bucci, ClemarFlag 34 y/o10000
Carter, DuaneFlag 42 y/o10000
Castellotti, EugenioFlag 24 y/o60210
Chiron, LouisFlag 55 y/o10000
Claes, JohnnyFlag 38 y/o10000
Collins, PeterFlag 23 y/o20000
Crawford, RayFlag 39 y/o10000
Cross, ArtFlag 37 y/o10000
da Silva Ramos, HermanoFlag 29 y/o30000
Davies, JimmyFlag 25 y/o10100
Daywalt, JimmyFlag 30 y/o10000
Duncan, LenFlag 43 y/o00000
Elisian, EdFlag 28 y/o10000
Fairman, JackFlag 42 y/o00000
Fangio, Juan ManuelFlag 44 y/o64533
Farina, GiuseppeFlag 48 y/o30200
Faulkner, WaltFlag 37 y/o10000
Fitch, JohnFlag 37 y/o10000
Flaherty, PatFlag 29 y/o10000
Freeland, DonFlag 30 y/o10000
Frére, PaulFlag 38 y/o10000
González, José FroilánFlag 32 y/o10110
Gould, HoraceFlag 36 y/o30000
Hanks, SamFlag 40 y/o10000
Hawthorn, MikeFlag 26 y/o50000
Herman, AlFlag 28 y/o10000
Herrmann, HansFlag 27 y/o10100
Homeier, BillFlag 36 y/o10000
Hoyt, JerryFlag 26 y/o10000
Iglesias, Jesus RicardoFlag 33 y/o10000
Johnson, EddieFlag 36 y/o10000
Keller, AlFlag 35 y/o10000
Kling, KarlFlag 44 y/o50100
Linden, AndyFlag 33 y/o10000
Lucas, JeanFlag 38 y/o10000
Macklin, LanceFlag 35 y/o10000
Maglioli, UmbertoFlag 27 y/o10000
Mantovani, SergioFlag 26 y/o10000
Manzon, RobertFlag 38 y/o30000
Marr, LeslieFlag 32 y/o10000
McAlpine, KennethFlag 34 y/o10000
McGrath, JackFlag 35 y/o10000
Menditeguy, CarlosFlag 39 y/o20000
Miéres, RobertoFlag 30 y/o60001
Moss, StirlingFlag 25 y/o61312
Musso, LuigiFlag 30 y/o60100
Niday, CalFlag 41 y/o10000
O'Connor, PatFlag 26 y/o10000
Parsons, JohnnieFlag 36 y/o10000
Perdisa, CesareFlag 22 y/o20100
Piotti, LuigiFlag 41 y/o00000
Poberejsky, MichelFlag 25 y/o10000
Pollet, JacquesFlag 32 y/o30000
Rathmann, JimFlag 26 y/o10000
Reece, JimmyFlag 25 y/o10000
Rolt, TonyFlag 36 y/o10000
Rosier, LouisFlag 49 y/o30000
Russo, EddieFlag 29 y/o10000
Russo, PaulFlag 41 y/o10100
Salvadori, RoyFlag 33 y/o10000
Schell, HarryFlag 34 y/o40000
Simon, AndréFlag 35 y/o20000
Sweikert, BobFlag 29 y/o11100
Taruffi, PieroFlag 48 y/o30100
Templeman, ShortyFlag 35 y/o10000
Thomson, JohnnyFlag 33 y/o10000
Trintignant, MauriceFlag 37 y/o61100
Uria, AlbertoFlag 30 y/o10000
Villoresi, LuigiFlag 46 y/o20000
Vukovich, BillFlag 36 y/o10001
Walker, PeterFlag 42 y/o10000
Ward, RodgerFlag 34 y/o10000
Weyant, ChuckFlag 32 y/o10000
Wharton, KenFlag 39 y/o20000
Whiteaway, TedFlag 26 y/o00000
#DateCircuitWinnerSecondThirdPoleFL
11955-01-16Buenos AiresFangioFarina
González
Herrmann
GonzálezFangio
21955-05-22Monte CarloTrintignantCastellotti
Perdisa
FangioFangio
31955-05-30IndianapolisBettenhausen
Sweikert
Davies
41955-06-05Spa-FrancorchampsFangioMossFarinaCastellottiFangio
51955-06-19ZandvoortFangioMossMussoFangioMiéres
61955-07-16AintreeMossFangioKlingMossMoss
71955-09-11MonzaFangioTaruffiCastellottiFangioMoss
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