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World Championship of Drivers 1956 standings

Championship points standings for the World Championship of Drivers 1956

PositionDriverTeamCarEngineTyresPoints
1.Flag Juan Manuel FangioScuderia FerrariLancia-Ferrari D50Lancia 2.5Englebert
30
2.Flag Stirling MossOfficine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
27
3.Flag Peter CollinsScuderia FerrariLancia-Ferrari D50
Ferrari 555
Lancia 2.5
Ferrari 2.5
Englebert
Englebert
25
4.Flag Jean BehraOfficine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
22
5.Flag Pat FlahertyJohn ZinkWatsonOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
8
6.Flag Eugenio CastellottiScuderia FerrariLancia-Ferrari D50Lancia 2.5Englebert
7.5
7.Flag Paul FréreScuderia FerrariLancia-Ferrari D50Lancia 2.5Englebert
6
7.Flag Sam HanksJones & MaleyKurtis Kraft 500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
6
9.Flag Paco GodiaOfficine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
6
10.Flag Jack FairmanConnaught EngineeringConnaught BAlta 2.5Avon
5
11.Flag Ron FlockhartOwen Racing Organisation, Connaught EngineeringConnaught B
BRM P25
Alta 2.5
BRM 2.5
Avon
Dunlop
4
11.Flag Don FreelandBob EstesPhillipsOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
4
11.Flag Mike HawthornOfficine Alfieri Maserati, Owen Racing Organisation, Vandervell Products LtdMaserati 250F
Vanwall VW 2
BRM P25
Maserati 2.5
Vanwall 2.5
BRM 2.5
Pirelli
Pirelli
Dunlop
4
11.Flag Luigi MussoScuderia FerrariLancia-Ferrari D50Lancia 2.5Englebert
4
15.Flag Alfonso de PortagoScuderia FerrariLancia-Ferrari D50Lancia 2.5Englebert
3
15.Flag Johnnie ParsonsAgajanianKuzmaOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
3
15.Flag Harry SchellVandervell Products, Scuderia Centro SudMaserati 250F
Vanwall VW 2
Maserati 2.5
Vanwall 2.5
Pirelli
Pirelli
3
18.Flag Cesare PerdisaOfficine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
3
19.Flag Hermano da Silva RamosEquipe GordiniGordini T32
Gordini T16
Gordini 2.5
Gordini 2.5
Englebert
Englebert
2
19.Flag Olivier GendebienScuderia FerrariLancia-Ferrari D50
Ferrari 555
Lancia 2.5
Ferrari 2.5
Englebert
Englebert
2
19.Flag Horace GouldGould's GarageMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Dunlop
2
19.Flag Dick RathmannMcNamaraKurtis Kraft 500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
2
19.Flag Louis RosierOfficine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
2
19.Flag Luigi VilloresiOfficine Alfieri Maserati, Scuderia Centro Sud, Luigi PiottiMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
2
25.Flag Gerino GeriniOfficine Alfieri Maserati, Scuderia GuastallaMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
1.5
25.Flag Chico LandiOfficine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
1.5
27.Flag Paul RussoNovi VespaKurtis Novi 8VNovi 3.0 s/cFirestone
1
Flag Freddie AgabashianFederal EngineeringKurtis Kraft 500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Keith AndrewsDunn EngineeringKurtis Kraft 500BOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Élie BayolEquipe GordiniGordini T32Gordini 2.5Englebert
0
Flag Tony BettenhausenBelanger MotorsKurtis Kraft 500DOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Jo BonnierOfficine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
0
Flag Johnny BoydBowes Seal FastKurtis Kraft 500GOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Jack BrabhamJack BrabhamMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Tony BrooksOwen Racing OrganisationBRM P25BRM 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Jimmy BryanDean Van LinesKuzmaOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Colin ChapmanVandervell Products Ltd.Vanwall VW 3Vanwall 2.5Pirelli
0
Flag Louis ChironScuderia Centro SudMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
0
Flag Bob ChristieHelseKurtis Kraft 500DOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Ray CrawfordCrawfordKurtis Kraft 500BOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Jimmy DaywaltSumarKurtis Kraft 500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Toulo de GraffenriedScuderia Centro SudMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
0
Flag Duke DinsmoreShannonsKurtis Kraft 500AOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Ed ElisianHoyt MachineKurtis Kraft 500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Paul EmeryEmeryson CarsEmeryson Mk. 1Alta 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Giuseppe FarinaBardahlKurtis Kraft 500GFerrari 4.4Firestone
0
Flag Billy GarrettGreenman-CasaleKuzmaOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Bob GerardBob Gerard RacingCooper T23Bristol 2.0Dunlop
0
Flag José Froilán GonzálezOfficine Alfieri Maserati, Vandervell Products Ltd.Maserati 250F
Vanwall VW 2
Maserati 2.5
Vanwall 2.5
Pirelli
Pirelli
0
Flag Oscar GonzalezAlberto UriaMaserati A6GCMMaserati 2.5Pirelli
0
Flag Cliff GriffithJim RobbinsStevensOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Bruce HalfordBruce HalfordMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Gene HartleyCentral ExcavatingKurtis Kraft 500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Al HermanBardahlKurtis Kraft 500BOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Eddie JohnsonCentral ExcavatingKuzmaOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Al KellerSam TraylorKurtis Kraft 4000Offenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Les LestonConnaught EngineeringConnaught BAlta 2.5Avon
0
Flag Andy LindenChapmanKurtis Kraft 500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Umberto MaglioliScuderia Guastalla, Officine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
0
Flag Robert ManzonEquipe GordiniGordini T32
Gordini T16
Gordini 2.5
Gordini 2.5
Englebert
Englebert
0
Flag Carlos MenditeguyOfficine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
0
Flag André MilhouxEquipe GordiniGordini T32Gordini 2.5Englebert
0
Flag Pat O'ConnorAnsted RotaryKurtis Kraft 500DOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag André PiletteEquipe Gordini, Scuderia FerrariGordini T16
Lancia-Ferrari D50
Gordini T32
Gordini 2.5
Lancia 2.5
Gordini 2.5
Englebert
Englebert
Englebert
0
Flag Luigi PiottiOfficine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Pirelli
0
Flag Jim RathmannHopkinsKurtis Kraft 500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Jimmy ReeceMassaglia HotelsLesovskyOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Eddie RussoHoyt MachineKurtis Kraft 500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Troy RuttmanJohn ZinkKurtis Kraft 500DOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Eddie SachsKurtis KraftOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Roy SalvadoriGilby EngineeringMaserati 250FMaserati 2.5Dunlop
0
Flag Giorgio ScarlattiScuderia Centro Sud, Giorgio ScarlattiFerrari 500Ferrari 2.0Pirelli
0
Flag Archie Scott BrownConnaught EngineeringConnaught BAlta 2.5Avon
0
Flag Piero ScottiPiero ScottiConnaught BAlta 2.5Pirelli
0
Flag André SimonAndré Simon, Equipe GordiniGordini T16
Maserati 250F
Gordini 2.5
Maserati 2.5
Englebert
Pirelli
0
Flag Bob SweikertD-A LubicrantKuzmaOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Piero TaruffiOfficine Alfieri Maserati, Vandervell Products Ltd.Maserati 250F
Vanwall VW 2
Maserati 2.5
Vanwall 2.5
Pirelli
Pirelli
0
Flag Johnny ThomsonSchmidtKuzmaOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Desmond TitteringtonConnaught EngineeringConnaught BAlta 2.5Avon
0
Flag Johnnie TolanTrio Brass FoundryKurtis Kraft 500DOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Maurice TrintignantVandervell Products Ltd, Automobiles BugattiVanwall VW 2
Bugatti T251
Vanwall 2.5
Bugatti 2.5
Pirelli
Englebert
0
Flag Jack TurnerTravelon TrailerKurtis Kraft 500BOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Alberto UriaAlberto UriaMaserati A6GCMMaserati 2.5Pirelli
0
Flag Bob VeithFederal EngineeringKurtis Kraft 500EOffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Flag Ottorino VolonterioOttorino VolonterioMaserati A6GCMMaserati 2.5Pirelli
0
Flag Wolfgang von TripsScuderia FerrariLancia-Ferrari D50Lancia 2.5Englebert
0
Flag Rodger WardFilter QueenKurtis Kraft 500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
0
Driver
Number
Most race winsFlag Juan Manuel Fangio
3
Most pole positionsFlag Juan Manuel Fangio
6
Most podium positionsFlag Jean Behra
5
Flag Peter Collins
5
Most podium positions without a winFlag Jean Behra
5
Most fastest race lapsFlag Juan Manuel Fangio
4
Youngest driverFlag Billy Garrett
23 y/o
Oldest driverFlag Louis Chiron
56 y/o

Nationality of participating drivers

%CountryDriversNumber
41.4%U.S.A.Flag Harry Schell, Pat Flaherty, Sam Hanks, Don Freeland, Johnnie Parsons, Dick Rathmann, Paul Russo, Bob Sweikert, Bob Veith, Rodger Ward, Jimmy Reece, Cliff Griffith, Gene Hartley, Freddie Agabashian, Bob Christie, Al Keller, Eddie Johnson, Billy Garrett, Duke Dinsmore, Pat O'Connor, Jimmy Bryan, Jim Rathmann, Johnnie Tolan, Tony Bettenhausen, Ed Elisian, Jimmy Daywalt, Jack Turner, Keith Andrews, Andy Linden, Al Herman, Ray Crawford, Johnny Boyd, Troy Ruttman, Johnny Thomson, Eddie Sachs, Eddie Russo36
17.2%Great BritainFlag Stirling Moss, Mike Hawthorn, Tony Brooks, Roy Salvadori, Bob Gerard, Peter Collins, Jack Fairman, Ron Flockhart, Horace Gould, Paul Emery, Bruce Halford, Colin Chapman, Archie Scott Brown, Desmond Titterington, Les Leston15
12.6%ItalyFlag Luigi Musso, Giorgio Scarlatti, Luigi Villoresi, Piero Taruffi, Eugenio Castellotti, Cesare Perdisa, Umberto Maglioli, Luigi Piotti, Gerino Gerini, Piero Scotti, Giuseppe Farina11
6.9%FranceFlag Louis Rosier, Maurice Trintignant, Jean Behra, André Simon, Élie Bayol, Robert Manzon6
4.6%BelgiumFlag André Pilette, Paul Frére, Olivier Gendebien, André Milhoux4
3.4%ArgentinaFlag Juan Manuel Fangio, José Froilán González, Carlos Menditeguy3
2.3%SwitzerlandFlag Toulo de Graffenried, Ottorino Volonterio2
2.3%SpainFlag Paco Godia, Alfonso de Portago2
2.3%BrazilFlag Hermano da Silva Ramos, Chico Landi2
2.3%UruguayFlag Alberto Uria, Oscar Gonzalez2
1.1%GermanyFlag Wolfgang von Trips1
1.1%SwedenFlag Jo Bonnier1
1.1%AustraliaFlag Jack Brabham1
1.1%MonacoFlag Louis Chiron1

Individual driver statistics for the 1956 World Championship of Drivers

DriverAgeRacesWinsPodiumsPolesFastest laps
Agabashian, FreddieFlag 42 y/o10000
Andrews, KeithFlag 36 y/o10000
Bayol, ÉlieFlag 42 y/o10000
Behra, JeanFlag 35 y/o70500
Bettenhausen, TonyFlag 39 y/o10000
Bonnier, JoFlag 26 y/o10000
Boyd, JohnnyFlag 29 y/o10000
Brabham, JackFlag 30 y/o10000
Brooks, TonyFlag 24 y/o20000
Bryan, JimmyFlag 30 y/o10000
Castellotti, EugenioFlag 25 y/o70100
Chapman, ColinFlag 28 y/o00000
Chiron, LouisFlag 56 y/o10000
Christie, BobFlag 32 y/o10000
Collins, PeterFlag 24 y/o72500
Crawford, RayFlag 40 y/o10000
da Silva Ramos, HermanoFlag 30 y/o40000
Daywalt, JimmyFlag 31 y/o10000
de Graffenried, TouloFlag 42 y/o10000
de Portago, AlfonsoFlag 27 y/o40100
Dinsmore, DukeFlag 43 y/o10000
Elisian, EdFlag 29 y/o10000
Emery, PaulFlag 39 y/o10000
Fairman, JackFlag 43 y/o20000
Fangio, Juan ManuelFlag 45 y/o73464
Farina, GiuseppeFlag 49 y/o00000
Flaherty, PatFlag 30 y/o11110
Flockhart, RonFlag 33 y/o20100
Freeland, DonFlag 31 y/o10100
Frére, PaulFlag 39 y/o10100
Garrett, BillyFlag 23 y/o10000
Gendebien, OlivierFlag 32 y/o20000
Gerard, BobFlag 42 y/o10000
Gerini, GerinoFlag 27 y/o20000
Godia, PacoFlag 35 y/o50000
González, José FroilánFlag 33 y/o20000
Gonzalez, OscarFlag 32 y/o10000
Gould, HoraceFlag 37 y/o40000
Griffith, CliffFlag 40 y/o10000
Halford, BruceFlag 25 y/o30000
Hanks, SamFlag 41 y/o10100
Hartley, GeneFlag 30 y/o10000
Hawthorn, MikeFlag 27 y/o40100
Herman, AlFlag 29 y/o10000
Johnson, EddieFlag 37 y/o10000
Keller, AlFlag 36 y/o10000
Landi, ChicoFlag 48 y/o10000
Leston, LesFlag 35 y/o10000
Linden, AndyFlag 34 y/o10000
Maglioli, UmbertoFlag 28 y/o30000
Manzon, RobertFlag 39 y/o50000
Menditeguy, CarlosFlag 40 y/o10000
Milhoux, AndréFlag 27 y/o10000
Moss, StirlingFlag 26 y/o72413
Musso, LuigiFlag 31 y/o41100
O'Connor, PatFlag 27 y/o10000
Parsons, JohnnieFlag 37 y/o10000
Perdisa, CesareFlag 23 y/o50100
Pilette, AndréFlag 37 y/o40000
Piotti, LuigiFlag 42 y/o20000
Rathmann, DickFlag 30 y/o10000
Rathmann, JimFlag 27 y/o10000
Reece, JimmyFlag 26 y/o10000
Rosier, LouisFlag 50 y/o50000
Russo, EddieFlag 30 y/o10000
Russo, PaulFlag 42 y/o10001
Ruttman, TroyFlag 26 y/o10000
Sachs, EddieFlag 29 y/o00000
Salvadori, RoyFlag 34 y/o30000
Scarlatti, GiorgioFlag 34 y/o10000
Schell, HarryFlag 35 y/o60000
Scott Brown, ArchieFlag 29 y/o10000
Scotti, PieroFlag 46 y/o10000
Simon, AndréFlag 36 y/o20000
Sweikert, BobFlag 30 y/o10000
Taruffi, PieroFlag 49 y/o20000
Thomson, JohnnyFlag 34 y/o10000
Titterington, DesmondFlag 28 y/o10000
Tolan, JohnnieFlag 38 y/o10000
Trintignant, MauriceFlag 38 y/o50000
Turner, JackFlag 36 y/o10000
Uria, AlbertoFlag 31 y/o10000
Veith, BobFlag 31 y/o10000
Villoresi, LuigiFlag 47 y/o50000
Volonterio, OttorinoFlag 38 y/o00000
von Trips, WolfgangFlag 28 y/o00000
Ward, RodgerFlag 35 y/o10000
#DateCircuitWinnerSecondThirdPoleFL
11956-01-22Buenos AiresFangio
Musso
BehraHawthornFangioFangio
21956-05-13Monte CarloMossCollinsBehraFangioFangio
31956-05-30IndianapolisFlahertyHanksFreelandFlahertyRusso
41956-06-03Spa-FrancorchampsCollinsFréreMoss
Perdisa
FangioMoss
51956-07-01ReimsCollinsCastellottiBehraFangioFangio
61956-07-14SilverstoneFangioCollins
de Portago
BehraMossMoss
71956-08-05NürburgringFangioMossBehraFangioFangio
81956-09-02MonzaMossCollins
Fangio
FlockhartFangioMoss
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