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World Sportscar Championship 1956 standings

Championship points standings for the World Sportscar Championship 1956

PositionDriverTeamCarEngineTyresPoints
Flag Pierre About
0
Flag Fred F. AllenHambro Automotive Co.
0
Flag Paul ArmagnacEcurie Jeudy-Bonnet
0
Flag David H. AshHambro Automotive Co.
0
Flag Bob BallingerS.H. Arnolt Co.
0
Flag Edgar BarthVEB
0
Flag Jean BehraOfficine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 300 S
0
Flag John Gordon BenettBriggs Cunningham
0
Flag Georges Berger
0
Flag Egon BinnerVEB
0
Flag Sid W. BlackmanHambro Automotive Co.
0
Flag Lucio Bollaert
0
Flag Roberto Bonomi
0
Flag Claude Bourillot
0
Flag Ted BoyntonS.H. Arnolt Co.
0
Flag Giovanni Bracco
0
Flag J. BrundagePorsche KG
0
Flag Carlos Bruno
0
Flag Franco Bruno
0
Flag William C. BuffWilliam C. Buff
0
Flag Karl BuschKarl Busch
0
Flag Red ByronCooper Car Co
0
Flag Giulio Cabianca
0
Flag Jorge Camaño
0
Flag Ela Capotosti
0
Flag Elias Carballido
0
Flag Osvaldo Carballido
0
Flag Robin CarnegieRichard W. Fitzwilliam
0
Flag Eugenio CastellottiScuderia Ferrari
0
Flag Ernesto Florencio Castro
0
Flag Louis ChironMonte Carlo Sport
0
Flag Danilo Ciapessoni
0
Flag Peter CollinsScuderia Ferrari
0
Flag Louis Cornet
0
Flag Leech CracraftCooper Car Co
0
Flag Ray CrawfordRaceway Enterprises
0
Flag Briggs CunninghamBriggs Cunningham
0
Flag Don Davis, Jr.Carl Beuhler III
0
Flag Baron Carel Godin de BeaufortGottfrid Koechert
0
Flag Female Maria Teresa de Filippis
0
Flag Alejandro de Tomaso
0
Flag Kurt Delfosse
0
Flag Joao Rozende Dos Santos
0
Flag Joseph Hap DresselJoseph Hap Dressel
0
Flag Gus EhrmanHambro Automotive Co.
0
Flag Jack R EnsleyJack Ensley
0
Flag Werner Enz
0
Flag Pedro Escudero
0
Flag Juan Manuel FangioScuderia Ferrari
0
Flag Lino Fayen
0
Flag John FitchRaceway Enterprises
0
Flag Richard W. FitzwilliamRichard W. Fitzwilliam
0
Flag René Foiret
0
Flag Elliott Forbes-Robinson Snr.Donald Healey Motor CoAustin-Healey 100S
0
Flag Robert GatzCarl Beuhler III
0
Flag Olivier GendebienScuderia Ferrari
0
Flag Gerino GeriniOfficine Alfieri Maserati
0
Flag Francesco GiardiniOfficine Alfieri Maserati
0
Flag Helmut GlöcklerWolfgang Seidel
0
Flag Juan Gobbi
0
Flag Max GoldmanRaceway Enterprises
0
Flag Alberto Gomez
0
Flag Alfonso Gómez MenaAlfonso Gomez Mena
0
Flag José Froilán GonzálezOfficine Alfieri Maserati
0
Flag Santiago GonzalezAlfonso Gomez Mena
0
Flag Wolfgang Graf Berghe von TripsPorsche KG
0
Flag Ricardo Grandío
0
Flag Michel Guy
0
Flag Walt HansgenRaceway Enterprises
0
Flag Female Isabelle Haskell
0
Flag Mike HawthornJaguar New York Inc.
0
Flag Theo HelfrichTheo Helfrich
0
Flag Hans HerrmannPorsche KG
0
Flag Mathieu HezemansGottfrid Koechert
0
Flag Phil HillScuderia Ferrari
0
Flag George HuntoonShip & Share Motors
0
Flag Miguel Jantus
0
Flag Raul Jaras
0
Flag Jaroslav Juhan
0
Flag William KinchloeHambro Automotive Co.
0
Flag Louis Klemantaski
0
Flag Rolf Knoch
0
Flag Gotfrid Koechert
0
Flag Eduardo Kovacs-Jones
0
Flag Friedrich KretschmannFriedrich Kretschmann
0
Flag John Kvarnström
0
Flag Francisco LandiOfficine Alfieri Maserati
0
Flag Celso Lara-Barberis
0
Flag Alberto Rodriguez Larreta
0
Flag Sepp LieblFriedrich Kretschmann
0
Flag José Félix Lopes
0
Flag Carlos Lostalo
0
Flag Pete LovelyJohn Edgar Entreprises
0
Flag Erik LundgrenTore Bjurström
0
Flag Umberto MaglioliPorsche KG
0
Flag Angel Maiocchi
0
Flag M. MarshallPorsche KG
0
Flag Michael MayMichael May
0
Flag Pierre MayMichael May
0
Flag Tomas Mayol
0
Flag Jack McAfeeJohn Edgar Entreprises
0
Flag Carlos MenditeguyOfficine Alfieri Maserati
0
Flag Guillaume MercaderEcurie Jeudy-Bonnet
0
Flag Luis Milan
0
Flag José M. Millet
0
Flag Walter E. MonacoIsabel Haskell
0
Flag Stirling MossOfficine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 300 S
0
Flag Enrique Muro
0
Flag Luigi MussoScuderia Ferrari
0
Flag Carlos Raul Najurieta
0
Flag Peter NöckerTheo Helfrich
0
Flag Nando Pagliarini
0
Flag Jim PauleyPorfirio Rubirosa
0
Flag Cesare PerdisaOfficine Alfieri Maserati
0
Flag Guido Perrella
0
Flag J.E. PetersonS.H. Arnolt Co.
0
Flag André PiletteOfficine Alfieri Maserati
0
Flag Julio Pola
0
Flag Cesar Reyes
0
Flag Cesar Rivero
0
Flag Arthur RosenhammerVEB
0
Flag Porfirio RubirosaPorfirio Rubirosa
0
Flag Roy SalvadoriDavid Brown & Sons Ltd.
0
Flag Consalvo Sanesi
0
Flag Harry SchellScuderia Ferrari, Officine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 300 S
0
Flag Miguel Schroeder
0
Flag Karl SchwanebergKarl Busch
0
Flag Wolfgang SeidelWolfgang Seidel
0
Flag Carroll ShelbyDavid Brown & Sons Ltd.
0
Flag Stephen SpitlerHambro Automotive Co.
0
Flag Phil StewartS.H. Arnolt Co.
0
Flag Phil StilesShip & Share Motors
0
Flag Bob SweikertJack Ensley
0
Flag Hans TakBeels Racing
0
Flag Piero TaruffiOfficine Alfieri MaseratiMaserati 300 S
0
Flag Paul ThielVEB
0
Flag Desmond TitteringtonJaguar USA
0
Flag Carlos Tomasi
0
Flag Enrique Saenz Valiente
0
Flag John van DrielHambro Automotive Co.
0
Flag Henk van ZalingeBeels Racing
0
Flag Godofredo Vianna
0
Flag Luigi Villoresi
0
Flag Richard von FrankenbergPorsche KG
0
Flag Fritz Huschke von HansteinPorsche KG
0
Flag William F. WoodburyJoseph Hap Dressel
0
Flag M. R. John WyllieM. R. John Wyllie
0
Flag Margaret WyllieM. R. John Wyllie
0
Driver
Number
Most race winsFlag Stirling Moss
2
Flag Eugenio Castellotti
2
Most pole positionsFlag Juan Manuel Fangio
2
Most podium positionsFlag Eugenio Castellotti
2
Flag Luigi Musso
2
Flag Stirling Moss
2
Most podium positions without a winFlag Luigi Musso
2
Most fastest race lapsFlag José Froilán González
1
Flag Mike Hawthorn
1

Nationality of participating drivers

%CountryDriversNumber
27.7%U.S.A.Flag Phil Hill, Isabelle Haskell, Harry Schell, Bob Sweikert, Jack R Ensley, Carroll Shelby, Jack McAfee, Pete Lovely, John Fitch, Walt Hansgen, Jim Pauley, Phil Stiles, George Huntoon, Briggs Cunningham, John Gordon Benett, Bob Ballinger, Phil Stewart, M. Marshall, J. Brundage, Max Goldman, Ray Crawford, J.E. Peterson, Ted Boynton, Joseph Hap Dressel, William F. Woodbury, William Kinchloe, Stephen Spitler, David H. Ash, Gus Ehrman, John van Driel, Leech Cracraft, Red Byron, Fred F. Allen, Sid W. Blackman, Don Davis, Jr., Robert Gatz, M. R. John Wyllie, Margaret Wyllie, Walter E. Monaco, William C. Buff, Elliott Forbes-Robinson Snr.41
20.3%ArgentinaFlag Juan Manuel Fangio, Carlos Menditeguy, José Froilán González, Alejandro de Tomaso, Carlos Tomasi, Carlos Lostalo, Angel Maiocchi, Lucio Bollaert, Franco Bruno, Carlos Bruno, José Félix Lopes, Pedro Escudero, Roberto Bonomi, Ernesto Florencio Castro, Luis Milan, Ela Capotosti, Celso Lara-Barberis, Enrique Saenz Valiente, Jorge Camaño, Carlos Raul Najurieta, Cesar Rivero, Miguel Jantus, Alberto Gomez, Ricardo Grandío, Alberto Rodriguez Larreta, Cesar Reyes, Tomas Mayol, Juan Gobbi, José M. Millet, Miguel Schroeder30
11.5%GermanyFlag Kurt Delfosse, Hans Herrmann, Fritz Huschke von Hanstein, Rolf Knoch, Werner Enz, Richard von Frankenberg, Edgar Barth, Friedrich Kretschmann, Sepp Liebl, Pierre May, Karl Busch, Karl Schwaneberg, Theo Helfrich, Peter Nöcker, Wolfgang Seidel, Helmut Glöckler, Wolfgang Graf Berghe von Trips17
9.5%ItalyFlag Eugenio Castellotti, Gerino Gerini, Luigi Musso, Maria Teresa de Filippis, Piero Taruffi, Cesare Perdisa, Giulio Cabianca, Luigi Villoresi, Nando Pagliarini, Guido Perrella, Consalvo Sanesi, Giovanni Bracco, Umberto Maglioli, Francesco Giardini14
5.4%Great BritainFlag Stirling Moss, Peter Collins, Roy Salvadori, Mike Hawthorn, Desmond Titterington, Louis Klemantaski, Richard W. Fitzwilliam, Robin Carnegie8
4.7%FranceFlag Jean Behra, Paul Armagnac, Guillaume Mercader, Claude Bourillot, Pierre About, Louis Cornet, Michel Guy7
2.7%NetherlandsFlag Mathieu Hezemans, Baron Carel Godin de Beaufort, Hans Tak, Henk van Zalinge4
2.7%BelgiumFlag Olivier Gendebien, Georges Berger, René Foiret, André Pilette4
2.7%VenezuelaFlag Enrique Muro, Julio Pola, Lino Fayen, Joao Rozende Dos Santos4
2%DDRFlag Arthur Rosenhammer, Paul Thiel, Egon Binner3
2%UruguayFlag Danilo Ciapessoni, Osvaldo Carballido, Elias Carballido3
1.4%BrazilFlag Francisco Landi, Godofredo Vianna2
1.4%SwedenFlag John Kvarnström, Erik Lundgren2
1.4%ChileFlag Eduardo Kovacs-Jones, Raul Jaras2
1.4%CubaFlag Alfonso Gómez Mena, Santiago Gonzalez2
0.7%Czech RepublicFlag Jaroslav Juhan1
0.7%AustriaFlag Gotfrid Koechert1
0.7%Dominican RepublicFlag Porfirio Rubirosa1
0.7%SwitzerlandFlag Michael May1
0.7%MonacoFlag Louis Chiron1

Individual driver statistics for the 1956 World Sportscar Championship

DriverAgeRacesWinsPodiumsPolesFastest laps
About, PierreFlag n/a00000
Allen, Fred F.Flag n/a10000
Armagnac, PaulFlag 32 y/o10000
Ash, David H.Flag n/a10000
Ballinger, BobFlag n/a10000
Barth, EdgarFlag 39 y/o10000
Behra, JeanFlag 35 y/o21100
Benett, John GordonFlag 42 y/o10000
Berger, GeorgesFlag 37 y/o00000
Binner, EgonFlag n/a
Blackman, Sid W.Flag n/a10000
Bollaert, LucioFlag n/a10000
Bonomi, RobertoFlag 36 y/o10000
Bourillot, ClaudeFlag 31 y/o00000
Boynton, TedFlag n/a10000
Bracco, GiovanniFlag 48 y/o00000
Brundage, J.Flag n/a10000
Bruno, CarlosFlag n/a10000
Bruno, FrancoFlag n/a10000
Buff, William C.Flag n/a
Busch, KarlFlag n/a
Byron, RedFlag 41 y/o10000
Cabianca, GiulioFlag 33 y/o00000
Camaño, JorgeFlag n/a10000
Capotosti, ElaFlag n/a10000
Carballido, EliasFlag n/a10000
Carballido, OsvaldoFlag n/a10000
Carnegie, RobinFlag 30 y/o
Castellotti, EugenioFlag 25 y/o32210
Castro, Ernesto FlorencioFlag n/a10000
Chiron, LouisFlag 56 y/o
Ciapessoni, DaniloFlag n/a10000
Collins, PeterFlag 24 y/o30100
Cornet, LouisFlag n/a00000
Cracraft, LeechFlag 43 y/o10000
Crawford, RayFlag 40 y/o10000
Cunningham, BriggsFlag 49 y/o10000
Davis, Jr., DonFlag n/a10000
de Beaufort, Baron Carel GodinFlag 22 y/o
de Filippis, Maria TeresaFlag 29 y/o10000
de Tomaso, AlejandroFlag 27 y/o20000
Delfosse, KurtFlag n/a10000
Dos Santos, Joao RozendeFlag n/a10000
Dressel, Joseph HapFlag n/a10000
Ehrman, GusFlag n/a10000
Ensley, Jack RFlag 49 y/o10100
Enz, WernerFlag n/a00000
Escudero, PedroFlag n/a10000
Fangio, Juan ManuelFlag 45 y/o31120
Fayen, LinoFlag 30 y/o10000
Fitch, JohnFlag 38 y/o10000
Fitzwilliam, Richard W.Flag n/a
Foiret, RenéFlag n/a00000
Forbes-Robinson Snr., ElliottFlag n/a
Gatz, RobertFlag n/a10000
Gendebien, OlivierFlag 32 y/o20100
Gerini, GerinoFlag 27 y/o10000
Giardini, FrancescoFlag n/a
Glöckler, HelmutFlag 47 y/o
Gobbi, JuanFlag n/a10000
Goldman, MaxFlag n/a10000
Gomez, AlbertoFlag n/a10000
Gómez Mena, AlfonsoFlag n/a10000
González, José FroilánFlag 33 y/o10101
Gonzalez, SantiagoFlag n/a10000
Graf Berghe von Trips, WolfgangFlag 28 y/o10000
Grandío, RicardoFlag n/a10000
Guy, MichelFlag n/a00000
Hansgen, WaltFlag 36 y/o10000
Haskell, IsabelleFlag n/a20000
Hawthorn, MikeFlag 27 y/o10001
Helfrich, TheoFlag 43 y/o
Herrmann, HansFlag 28 y/o10000
Hezemans, MathieuFlag 41 y/o10000
Hill, PhilFlag 29 y/o20100
Huntoon, GeorgeFlag n/a10000
Jantus, MiguelFlag 26 y/o10000
Jaras, RaulFlag 25 y/o10000
Juhan, JaroslavFlag 34 y/o10000
Kinchloe, WilliamFlag n/a10000
Klemantaski, LouisFlag 44 y/o10100
Knoch, RolfFlag n/a00000
Koechert, GotfridFlag 38 y/o00000
Kovacs-Jones, EduardoFlag n/a10000
Kretschmann, FriedrichFlag n/a10000
Kvarnström, JohnFlag 36 y/o
Landi, FranciscoFlag 48 y/o10000
Lara-Barberis, CelsoFlag 40 y/o10000
Larreta, Alberto RodriguezFlag 22 y/o10000
Liebl, SeppFlag 40 y/o10000
Lopes, José FélixFlag 43 y/o10000
Lostalo, CarlosFlag n/a10000
Lovely, PeteFlag 30 y/o10000
Lundgren, ErikFlag 37 y/o
Maglioli, UmbertoFlag 28 y/o10000
Maiocchi, AngelFlag n/a10000
Marshall, M.Flag n/a10000
May, MichaelFlag 21 y/o
May, PierreFlag n/a
Mayol, TomasFlag n/a10000
McAfee, JackFlag 33 y/o10000
Menditeguy, CarlosFlag 40 y/o21100
Mercader, GuillaumeFlag n/a10000
Milan, LuisFlag n/a10000
Millet, José M.Flag n/a10000
Monaco, Walter E.Flag n/a
Moss, StirlingFlag 26 y/o22200
Muro, EnriqueFlag n/a20000
Musso, LuigiFlag 31 y/o30200
Najurieta, Carlos RaulFlag 31 y/o10000
Nöcker, PeterFlag 28 y/o
Pagliarini, NandoFlag n/a00000
Pauley, JimFlag n/a10000
Perdisa, CesareFlag 23 y/o10000
Perrella, GuidoFlag n/a00000
Peterson, J.E.Flag n/a10000
Pilette, AndréFlag 37 y/o
Pola, JulioFlag n/a20000
Reyes, CesarFlag n/a10000
Rivero, CesarFlag n/a10000
Rosenhammer, ArthurFlag n/a10000
Rubirosa, PorfirioFlag 47 y/o10000
Salvadori, RoyFlag 34 y/o10000
Sanesi, ConsalvoFlag 45 y/o00000
Schell, HarryFlag 35 y/o11100
Schroeder, MiguelFlag n/a10000
Schwaneberg, KarlFlag n/a
Seidel, WolfgangFlag 29 y/o
Shelby, CarrollFlag 33 y/o10000
Spitler, StephenFlag n/a10000
Stewart, PhilFlag n/a10000
Stiles, PhilFlag n/a10000
Sweikert, BobFlag 30 y/o10100
Tak, HansFlag n/a
Taruffi, PieroFlag 49 y/o11
Thiel, PaulFlag 32 y/o
Titterington, DesmondFlag 28 y/o10000
Tomasi, CarlosFlag n/a10000
Valiente, Enrique SaenzFlag n/a10000
van Driel, JohnFlag 32 y/o10000
van Zalinge, HenkFlag n/a
Vianna, GodofredoFlag n/a10000
Villoresi, LuigiFlag 47 y/o00000
von Frankenberg, RichardFlag 34 y/o10000
von Hanstein, Fritz HuschkeFlag 45 y/o10000
Woodbury, William F.Flag n/a10000
Wyllie, M. R. JohnFlag n/a10000
Wyllie, MargaretFlag n/a10000
#DateCircuitWinnerSecondThirdPoleFL
11956-01-29Buenos AiresMenditeguy
Moss
Gendebien
Hill
Behra
González
Castellotti
Fangio
González
21956-03-24SebringCastellotti
Fangio
Musso
Schell
Ensley
Sweikert
FangioHawthorn
31956-04-29BresciaCastellottiCollins
Klemantaski
Musso
41956-05-27Nürburgring
51956-08-12Kristianstad
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