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1951 F1 Championship Results

The F1 Calendar of the 1951 Formula 1 season only had 8 races.

1951 F1 World Championship
RaceDateWinning DriverTeamLapsTime
Swiss Grand Prix resultMay 27Argentina Juan Manuel Fangio
Italy Alfa Romeo4202:07:53.640
Indianapolis 500 resultMay 30United States Lee Wallard
United States Kurtis Kraft20003:57:38.050
Belgian Grand Prix resultJune 17Italy Nino Farina
Italy Alfa Romeo3602:45:46.200
French Grand Prix resultJuly 1Italy Luigi Fagioli
Italy Alfa Romeo7703:22:11.000
French Grand Prix resultJuly 1Argentina Juan Manuel Fangio
Italy Alfa Romeo7703:22:11.000
British Grand Prix resultJuly 14Argentina José Froilán González
Italy Ferrari9002:42:18.200
German Grand Prix resultJuly 29Italy Alberto Ascari
Italy Ferrari2003:23:03.300
Italian Grand Prix resultSeptember 16Italy Alberto Ascari
Italy Ferrari8002:42:39.300
Spanish Grand Prix resultOctober 28Argentina Juan Manuel Fangio
Italy Alfa Romeo7002:46:54.100

The Drivers Championship was won by Juan Manuel Fangio. He won 3 out of 8 Formula 1 Grand Prix.

1951 Formula 1 Drivers Championship Table

PosDriverSWIINDyBELFREBRIGERITASPAPts
1Argentina Juan Manuel Fangio1 9122Ret131 (37)
2Italy Alberto Ascari6 22Ret11425 (28)
3Argentina José Froilán GonzálezRet  2132224 (27)
4Italy Nino Farina3 15RetRet3319 (22)
5Italy Luigi VilloresiRet 33344Ret15 (18)
6Italy Piero Taruffi2 Ret  55Ret10
7United States Lee Wallard 1      9
8Italy Felice Bonetto    4Ret357
9United States Mike Nazaruk 2      6
10United Kingdom Reg Parnell   45 DNS 5
11Italy Luigi Fagioli   1    4
12Italy Consalvo Sanesi4 Ret106   3
13France Louis Rosier9 4Ret108773
14United States Andy Linden 4      3
15United States Jack McGrath 3      2
16United States Manny Ayulo 3      2
17Switzerland Toulo de Graffenried5  Ret RetRet62
18France Yves Giraud CabantousRet 57 Ret8Ret2
19United States Bobby Ball 5      2
20Monaco Louis Chiron7 Ret6RetRetRetRet0
21Switzerland Rudi Fischer11    6  0
22France André Simon   Ret Ret6Ret0
23United States Henry Banks 6      0
24Belgium André Pilette  6     0
25France Robert Manzon   Ret 7Ret90
26Belgium Johnny Claes13 7Ret1311RetRet0
27United States Carl Forberg 7      0
28United Kingdom Peter Walker    7   0
29France Pierre Levegh  8  9Ret 0
30France Philippe Étancelin10 RetRet Ret 80
31United Kingdom Stirling Moss8       0
32United States Duane Carter 8      0
33France Eugène Chaboud   8    0
34United Kingdom Brian Shawe Taylor    8   0
35France Guy Mairesse14  9    0
36United Kingdom Peter WhiteheadRet  Ret9 Ret 0
37United States Tony Bettenhausen 9      0
38Italy Franco Rol      9 0
39Belgium Jacques Swaters     10Ret 0
40United States Duke Nalon 10      0
41Spain Paco Godia       100
42United States Gene Force 11      0
43United Kingdom Bob Gerard    11   0
44United Kingdom Duncan Hamilton    12Ret  0
45United States Harry Schell12  Ret    0
46United States Sam Hanks 12      0
47United States Bill Schindler 13      0
48United States Mauri Rose 14      0
49United States Walt Faulkner 15      0
50United States Jimmy Davies 16      0
51United States Fred Agabashian 17      0
52United States Carl Scarborough 18      0
53United States Bill Mackey 19      0
54United States Chuck Stevenson 20      0
55United States Johnnie Parsons 21      0
56United States Cecil Green 22      0
57United States Troy Ruttman 23      0
58United States Duke Dinsmore 24      0
59United States Chet Miller 25      0
60United States Walt Brown 26      0
61United States Rodger Ward 27      0
62United States Cliff Griffith 28      0
63United States Bill Vukovich 29      0
64United States George Connor 30      0
65United States Mack Hellings 31      0
66United States Johnny McDowell 32      0
67United States Joe James 33      0
68France Maurice Trintignant   Ret RetRetRet0
69France Aldo Gordini   Ret    0
70Ireland Joe Kelly    Ret   0
71France Henri LouveauRet       0
72Germany Paul Pietsch     Ret  0
73France Georges Grignard       Ret0
74United Kingdom George AbecassisRet       0
75United Kingdom Philip Fotheringham-Parker    Ret   0
76United Kingdom David Murray    Ret   0
77Thailand Prince Bira       Ret0
78United Kingdom John James    Ret   0
79Brazil Chico Landi      Ret 0
80Spain Juan Jover       Ret0
81Switzerland Peter HirtRet       0
82Argentina Onofre Marimón   Ret    0
83Switzerland Toni Branca     Ret  0
84United Kingdom Ken Richardson      DNS 0

1951 F1 Drivers Statistics Table

DriverRaces1st2nd3rdPodiumsPolesLapsFastestLeadPoints
Argentina Juan Manuel Fangio8320544255037
Italy Alberto Ascari8220423870028
Italy Nino Farina8103403892022
Italy Luigi Villoresi7003303570018
France Louis Rosier700000355003
Belgium Johnny Claes700000260000
Monaco Louis Chiron700000210000
Argentina José Froilán González6131513470027
France Yves Giraud Cabantous600000215002
Italy Piero Taruffi5010101780010
Switzerland Toulo de Graffenried500000110002
France Philippe Étancelin500000143000
Italy Felice Bonetto400110246007
Italy Consalvo Sanesi400000194003
United Kingdom Peter Whitehead400000121000
France Maurice Trintignant40000078000
France André Simon400000140000
France Robert Manzon400000114000
France Pierre Levegh30000059000
Italy Luigi Fagioli210010132004
United Kingdom Reg Parnell200000158005
France Guy Mairesse20000097000
United Kingdom Duncan Hamilton20000093000
Belgium Jacques Swaters20000025000
Switzerland Rudi Fischer20000058000
United States Harry Schell20000061000
United States Lee Wallard110010200109
United States Mike Nazaruk101010200006
United States Andy Linden100000200003
United States Jack McGrath100110200002
United States Bobby Ball100000200002
United States Manny Ayulo100110200002
United States Henry Banks100000200000
United States Mack Hellings10000018000
Spain Juan Jover1000000000
United States Duke Dinsmore10000073000
United Kingdom Peter Walker10000084000
United States Fred Agabashian100000109000
Switzerland Peter Hirt1000000000
United States Duke Nalon100001151000
United Kingdom Stirling Moss10000040000
United States Cliff Griffith10000030000
Spain Paco Godia10000060000
United Kingdom Philip Fotheringham-Parker10000046000
United States Johnnie Parsons10000087000
France Aldo Gordini10000027000
United States Mauri Rose100000126000
United States Carl Forberg100000193000
United States Johnny McDowell10000015000
United States Chet Miller10000056000
United Kingdom Brian Shawe Taylor10000084000
United States Carl Scarborough10000093000
United States Gene Force100000142000
United States Bill Vukovich10000029000
United States Cecil Green10000080000
United Kingdom David Murray10000045000
Argentina Onofre Marimón1000002000
United States Walt Faulkner100000123000
Germany Paul Pietsch10000011000
France Henri Louveau10000030000
United States Duane Carter100000180000
United States Joe James1000008000
United States Walt Brown10000055000
United Kingdom Bob Gerard10000082000
United States Bill Mackey10000097000
United States Sam Hanks100000135000
Brazil Chico Landi1000000000
United States George Connor10000029000
Thailand Prince Bira1000001000
United States Troy Ruttman10000078000
United Kingdom John James10000023000
Italy Franco Rol10000067000
United States Jimmy Davies100000110000
Switzerland Toni Branca1000003000
United Kingdom George Abecassis10000023000
United States Tony Bettenhausen100000178000
United States Rodger Ward10000034000
France Georges Grignard10000023000
Ireland Joe Kelly10000075000
United States Chuck Stevenson10000093000
France Eugène Chaboud10000069000
United States Bill Schindler100000129000
Belgium André Pilette10000033000

The constructor championship did not exist until 1958.

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