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The 1954 Italian Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held on 5 September 1954 at Monza. It was race 8 of 9 in the 1954 World Championship of Drivers. The 80-lap race was won by Mercedes driver Juan Manuel Fangio after he started from pole position. Mike Hawthorn finished second for the Ferrari team and his teammates Umberto Maglioli and José Froilán González came in third.

1954 Italian Grand Prix
Autodromo Nazionale Monza layout
Autodromo Nazionale Monza layout
Race details
Date 5 September 1954
Official name XXV Gran Premio d'Italia
Location Autodromo Nazionale Monza, Monza, Italy
Course Permanent road course
Course length 6.300 km (3.915 mi)
Distance 80 laps, 504.000 km (313.171 mi)
Weather Sunny, mild, dry
Pole position
Driver Mercedes
Time 1:59.0
Fastest lap
Driver Argentina José Froilán González Ferrari
Time 2:00.8 on lap 2
Podium
First Mercedes
Second Ferrari
Third Ferrari

ClassificationEdit

RaceEdit

Pos No Driver Constructor Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 16   Juan Manuel Fangio Mercedes 80 2:47:47.9 1 8
2 40   Mike Hawthorn Ferrari 79 +1 Lap 7 6
3 38   Umberto Maglioli
  José Froilán González
Ferrari 78 +2 Laps 13 2
31
4 12   Hans Herrmann Mercedes 77 +3 Laps 8 3
5 30   Maurice Trintignant Ferrari 75 +5 Laps 11 2
6 42   Fred Wacker Gordini 75 +5 Laps 18
7 10   Peter Collins Vanwall 75 +5 Laps 16
8 26   Louis Rosier Maserati 74 +6 Laps 20
9 18   Sergio Mantovani Maserati 74 +6 Laps 9
10 28   Stirling Moss Maserati 71 +9 Laps 3
11 8   Jorge Daponte Maserati 70 +10 Laps 19
Ret 34   Alberto Ascari Ferrari 48 Engine 2
Ret 22   Luigi Villoresi Maserati 42 Clutch 6
Ret 14   Karl Kling Mercedes 36 Accident 4
Ret 24   Roberto Mieres Maserati 34 Suspension 10
Ret 20   Luigi Musso Maserati 32 Transmission 14
Ret 32   José Froilán González Ferrari 16 Gearbox 5
Ret 6   Robert Manzon Ferrari 16 Engine 15
Ret 46   Clemar Bucci Gordini 13 Transmission 17
Ret 44   Jean Behra Gordini 2 Engine 12
DNQ 2   Giovanni de Riu Maserati Did Not Qualify
Source:[1]
Notes
  • ^1 – Includes 1 point for fastest lap

NotesEdit

 
Juan Manuel Fangio in a Mercedes leads Alberto Ascari in a Ferrari.

Championship standings after the raceEdit

Drivers' Championship standings
Pos Driver Points
  1   Juan Manuel Fangio 42 (53 ​17)
  2   José Froilán González 25 ​17 (26 ​914)
  3   Maurice Trintignant 17
  4   Mike Hawthorn 16 ​914
  5   Karl Kling 10
Source: [2]
  • Note: Only the top five positions are included. Only the best 5 results counted towards the Championship. Numbers without parentheses are Championship points; numbers in parentheses are total points scored.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1954 Italian Grand Prix". formula1.com. Archived from the original on 4 November 2014. Retrieved 9 August 2015.
  2. ^ "Italy 1954 - Championship • STATS F1". www.statsf1.com. Retrieved 1 March 2019.


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