1951 Buenos Aires Grand Prix (II)

The second of three 1951 Buenos Aires Grand Prix (official name: V Gran Premio Extraordinario de Eva Duarte Perón) was a Formula Libre Grand Prix motor race that took place on February 25, 1951, at the Costanero Norte street circuit in Buenos Aires, Argentina. [1] [2]

1951 Buenos Aires Grand Prix
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Race details
Date February 25, 1951
Official name V Gran Premio Extraordinario
de Eva Duarte Perón
Location Aeroparque Costanera Buenos Aires
Course Public roads
Course length 3.50 km (2.17 mi)
Distance 45 laps, 157.5 km (90.689 mi)
Pole position
Driver Mercedes
Fastest lap
Driver Argentina José Froilán González Ferrari
Time 1:58.6 (106.24 km/h / 66.1 m/h)
Podium
First Ferrari
Second Mercedes
Third Mercedes

ClassificationEdit

Pos Driver Constructor Laps Time/Retired
1   José Froilán González Ferrari 166 FL 45 1:35:40.6
2   Karl Kling Mercedes-Benz W154 45 1:37:53.1
3   Hermann Lang Mercedes-Benz W154 43 1:36:30.5"
4   Jorge Daponte Maserati 4CLT 43 N/A
5   Carlos Menditeguy Alfa Romeo 8C 308 36 DNF
Ret   Alfredo Pian Maserati 4CL 23 DNF
Ret   Juan Manuel Fangio Mercedes-Benz W154 18 DNF
Ret   Clemar Bucci Alfa Romeo 12C-37 18 DNF
Ret   Óscar Alfredo Gálvez Ferrari 166 FL 12 DNF
Ret   Luis Alberto de Dios Simca-Gordini T-15 11 DNF
Ret   Hector Niemitz Alfa Romeo 2.9 sc 9 DNF
Ret   Pascual Puópolo Maserati 7 DNF

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1951 Argentina - Gran Premio Maria Eva Duarte de Perón". jmfangio.org. Retrieved March 25, 2014.
  2. ^ "South American Formula Libre/Temporada Races 1946-1952". teamdan.com. Retrieved March 25, 2014.