1951 Season

standings

Drivers' Championship

Pos   Driver Car (Team) Tyres Points GP ST PP FL 1 2 3 4 5 BS/BF
1 Juan Manuel Fangio Alfa Romeo 159 (Alfa Romeo) P 31 (37) 7 7 4 5 3 2 1/1
2 Alberto Ascari Ferrari 375 (Ferrari) P; E 25 (28) 7 7 2 2 2 1 1/1
3 José Froilán González Talbot-Lago T26C-GS (José Froilán González)
Ferrari 375 (Ferrari)
D
P
24 (27) 1
5
1
5

1


1

3

1


13/ret
1/1
4 Nino Farina Alfa Romeo 159 (Alfa Romeo) P 19 (22) 7 7 2 1 3 1 2/1
5 Luigi Villoresi Ferrari 375 (Ferrari) P 15 (18) 7 7 3 2 3/3
6 Piero Taruffi Ferrari 375 (Ferrari) P 10 5 5 1 2 5/2
7 Lee Wallard* Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser (Belanger) F 9 1 1 1 1 2/1
8 Felice Bonetto Alfa Romeo 159 (Alfa Romeo) P 7 4 4 1 1 1 7/3
9 Mike Nazaruk* Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser (Jim Robbins) F 6 1 1 1 7/2
10 Reg Parnell Ferrari 375 Thin Wall Special (G A Vandervell)
BRM P15 (BRM)
P
D
5 1
2
1
1





1

1
9/4
8/5
11 Luigi Fagioli Alfa Romeo 159 (Alfa Romeo) P 4 1 1 1 7/1
12 Consalvo Sanesi Alfa Romeo 159 (Alfa Romeo) P 3 4 4 1 4/4
12 Louis Rosier Talbot-Lago T26C-DA (Ecurie Rosier) D 3 7 7 1 7/4
12 Andy Linden* Silnes/Sherman Offenhauser (Leitenberger) F 3 1 1 1 31/4
15 Jack McGrath* Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 3000 (Hinkle) F 2 1 1 1 3/3
15 Manny Ayulo* Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 3000 (Hinkle) F 2 1 1 1 dns/3
15 Toulo de Graffenried Alfa Romeo 159 (Alfa Romeo)
Maserati 4CLT/50 (Enrico Platé)
P
P
2 3
2
3
2






1
5/5
16/ret
15 Yves Giraud-Cabantous Talbot-Lago T26C (Yves Giraud-Cabantous) D 2 6 6 1 8/5
15 Bobby Ball* Schroeder Offenhauser (Blakely Oil) F 2 1 1 1 29/5
Louis Chiron Maserati 4CLT/48 (Enrico Platé)
Talbot-Lago T26C (Ecurie Rosier)
P
D
0 1
6
1
6







19/7
8/6
Rudi Fischer Ferrari 212 (Ecurie Espadon) P 0 3 2 8/6
André Simon Simca-Gordini Type 15 (Gordini) E 0 4 4 10/6
Henry Banks* Moore Offenhauser (Hopkins Blue Crown) F 0 1 1 17/6
André Pilette Talbot-Lago T26C (Ecurie Belgique) D 0 1 1 12/6
Robert Manzon Simca-Gordini Type 15 (Gordini) E 0 4 4 9/7
Johnny Claes Talbot-Lago T26C-DA (Ecurie Belge) D 0 7 7 11/7
Carl Forberg* Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 3000 (Automobile Shippers) F 0 1 1 24/7
Peter Walker BRM P15 (BRM) D 0 1 1 19/7
Pierre Levegh Talbot-Lago T26C (Pierre Levegh) D 0 3 3 13/8
Philippe Étancelin Talbot-Lago T26C-DA (Philippe Étancelin) D 0 5 5 10/8
Stirling Moss HWM Alta 51 (HWM) D 0 1 1 14/8
Duane Carter* Deidt Offenhauser FD (Mobilgas) F 0 1 1 4/8
Eugène Chaboud Talbot-Lago T26C-GS (Eugène Chaboud) D 0 1 1 14/8
Brian Shawe-Taylor Ferrari 375 Thin Wall Special (G A Vandervell)
ERA B (Brian Shawe-Taylor)
P
D
0 1
1

1







dns
12/8
Guy Mairesse Talbot-Lago T26C (Guy Mairesse) D 0 2 2 19/9
Tony Bettenhausen* Deidt Offenhauser FD (Mobiloil) F 0 1 1 9/9
Peter Whitehead Ferrari 125; 375 Thin Wall Special (Ferrari;
Graham Whitehead; G A Vandervell; Peter Whitehead)
P; D 0 4 4 8/9
Franco Rol OSCA 4500G (OSCA) P 0 1 1 18/9
Duke Nalon* Kurtis Kraft Novi FD (Novi Purelube) F 0 1 1 1 1/10
Jacques Swaters Talbot-Lago T26C (Ecurie Belgique) D 0 1 1 22/10
Chico Godia Maserati 4CLT/48 (Scuderia Milano) P 0 1 1 17/10
Gene Force* Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 2000 (Brown Motor Co.) F 0 1 1 22/11
Bob Gerard ERA B/C (Bob Gerard) D 0 1 1 10/11
Harry Schell Maserati 4CLT/48 (Enrico Platé) P 0 2 2 17/12
Sam Hanks* Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 3000 (Peter Schmidt) F 0 1 1 12/12
Duncan Hamilton Talbot-Lago T26C (Duncan Hamilton) D 0 2 2 11/12
Bill Schindler* Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 2000 (Chapman) F 0 1 1 16/13
Mauri Rose* Deidt Offenhauser FD (Pennzoil) F 0 1 1 5/14
Walt Faulkner* Kuzma Offenhauser (Agajanian Grant) F 0 1 1 14/15
Jimmy Davies* Pawl Offenhauser (Parks Offenhauser) F 0 1 1 27/16
Fred Agabashian* Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 3000 (Granatelli Bardahl) F 0 1 1 11/17
Carl Scarborough* Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 2000 (McNamara) F 0 1 1 15/18
Bill Mackey* Stevens Offenhauser (Karl Hall) F 0 1 1 33/19
Chuck Stevenson* Marchese Offenhauser (Bardahl/Marchese) F 0 1 1 19/20
Johnnie Parsons* Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 3000 (Wynn's Friction Proofing) F 0 1 1 8/21
Cecil Green* Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 3000 (John Zink) F 0 1 1 10/22
Troy Ruttman* Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 2000 (Agajanian Featherweight) F 0 1 1 6/23
Duke Dinsmore* Schroeder Offenhauser (Brown Motor Co.) F 0 1 1 32/24
Chet Miller* Kurtis Kraft Novi FD (Novi Purelube) F 0 1 1 28/25
Walt Brown* Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 3000 (Federal Engineering Detroit) F 0 1 1 13/26
Rodger Ward* Bromme Offenhauser (Deck Manufacturing) F 0 1 1 25/27
Cliff Griffith* Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 2000 (Dr. Morris) F 0 1 1 18/28
Bill Vukovich* Trevis Offenhauser (Central Excavating) F 0 1 1 20/29
George Connor* Lesovsky Offenhauser (Blue Crown Spark Plug) F 0 1 1 21/30
Mack Hellings* Deidt Offenhauser (Tuffanelli & Derrico) F 0 1 1 23/31
Johnny McDowell* Maserati Offenhauser 8CTF (W & J) F 0 1 1 26/32
Joe James* Watson Offenhauser (Lincoln-Mercury) F 0 1 1 30/33
Joe Kelly Alta GP (Joe Kelly) D 0 1 1 18/nc
Henri Louveau Talbot-Lago T26C (Ecurie Rosier) D 0 1 1 11/ret
Peter Hirt Veritas Meteor (Peter Hirt) P 0 1 1 16/ret
George Abecassis HWM Alta 51 (HWM) D 0 1 1 20/ret
Onofre Marimón Maserati Milano 4CLT/50 (Scuderia Milano) P 0 1 1 15/ret
Aldo Gordini Simca-Gordini Type 11 (Gordini) E 0 1 1 17/ret
Maurice Trintignant Simca-Gordini Type 15 (Gordini) E 0 4 3 11/ret
David Murray Maserati 4CLT/48 (Scuderia Ambrosiana) D 0 2 1 15/ret
Philip Fotheringham-Parker Maserati 4CL (Philip Fotheringham-Parker) D 0 1 1 16/ret
John James Maserati 4CLT/48 (John James) D 0 1 1 17/ret
Paul Pietsch Alfa Romeo 159 (Alfa Romeo) P 0 1 1 7/ret
Toni Branca Maserati 4CLT/48 (Antonio Branca) P 0 1 1 17/ret
Jean Behra Simca-Gordini Type 15 (Gordini) E 0 1 1 12/ret
Chico Landi Ferrari 375 (Francisco Landi) P 0 1 1 16/ret
Georges Grignard Talbot-Lago T26C-DA (Georges Grignard) D 0 1 1 16/ret
Prince Bira Maserati OSCA 4CLT/48 (Ecurie Siam) P 0 1 1 19/ret
Ken Richardson BRM P15 (BRM) D 0 1 10/dns
Hans Stuck BRM P15 (BRM) D 0 1 dns
Juan Jover Maserati 4CLT/48 (Scuderia Milano) P 0 1 18/dns

Championship points awarded to the top five finishers in each race on an 8-6-4-3-2 basis. 1 point awarded for the fastest lap of each race.
Points for shared drives are divided equally between the drivers, regardless of how many laps each driver completed during the race.
Only the best 4 results counted towards the Championship.

* Drivers who participated only in Indianapolis 500.

 

Unofficial Constructors' Rank

Pos   Constructor Tyres Points GP ST PP FL 1 2 3 4 5 BS/BF
1 Ferrari P; D; E 86 7 7 3 3 5 4 4 2 1/1
2 Alfa Romeo P 75 7 7 4 7 4 2 3 2 3 1/1
3 Talbot-Lago D; E 5 7 7 1 1 7/4
4 BRM D 2 2 1 1 8/5
Simca-Gordini E 0 4 4 9/6
Maserati P; D 0 5 5 15/7
ERA D 0 1 1 10/8
HWM Alta D 0 1 1 14/8
OSCA P 0 1 1 18/9
Alta D 0 1 1 18/nc
Veritas P 0 1 1 16/ret
Maserati OSCA P 0 1 1 19/ret

 

Legend
GP – Grand Prix; ST – starts; PP – pole positions; FL – fastest laps; 1–10 – finish places; BS – best start; BF – best finish;
nc – not classified; ret – retired; dsq – disqualified; dns – did not start; dnq – did not qualify; dnpq – did not pre-qualify; ex – excluded

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