Scuderia Ambrosiana

Scuderia Ambrosiana (founded 1936) was an Italian motor racing team that competed in the Formula One World Championship in 1950 and 1951 with Maserati cars and in 1954 with Ferraris, and previously in Grand Prix motor racing, where it won Targa Florio in 1951, finished second in 1937 and 1939 and was third in 1938. The team was founded by Giovanni Lurani, Luigi Villoresi, Franco Cortese and Eugenio Minetti and was named after the patron saint of Milan, Saint Ambrose. The team's cars were painted in blue and black, after the colours of F.C. Internazionale Milano.

Scuderia Ambrosiana
Full nameScuderia Ambrosiana
BaseMilan, Italy
Founder(s)Franco Cortese, Giovanni Lurani, Eugenio Minetti, Luigi Villoresi
Noted driversUnited Kingdom David Hampshire
United Kingdom David Murray
United Kingdom Reg Parnell
Formula One World Championship career
First entry1950 British Grand Prix
Races entered6 (5 starts)
Race victories0
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Final entry1954 British Grand Prix

Formula One resultsEdit

(key) (results in bold indicate pole position) (results in italics indicate fastest lap)

Year Chassis Engine Driver 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
1950 Maserati 4CL
Maserati 4CLT/48
Maserati 1.5-litre L4 GBR MON 500 SUI BEL FRA ITA
  David Hampshire 9 Ret
  David Murray Ret Ret
  Reg Parnell Ret
1951 Maserati 4CLT/48 Maserati 1.5-litre L4 SUI 500 BEL FRA GBR GER ITA ESP
  David Murray Ret DNS
1954 Ferrari 500 Ferrari 2.5-litre L4 ARG 500 BEL FRA GBR GER SUI ITA ESP
  Reg Parnell Ret


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