VIII Daily Express International Trophy 1956
Silverstone Circuit, Towcester, Northamptonshire, Great Britain

 

May 5 60 laps x 4710 m = 282.6 km Pole Position: Stirling Moss, 1'42" Fastest Lap: Mike Hawthorn & Stirling Moss, 1'43.0"

 

Pos Cla. # Driver, Nationality Entrant Car - Engine/Tuner Eng.
Type
Cyl.
vol.
Chassis Qual.
Time
Grid
Pos
Time, Laps Reason Out / Notes
1 1 3 Stirling Moss, GBR Vandervell Products Ltd Vanwall - Vanwall L4 2489 VW2 1'42" 1 1:44'53"  
2 2 5 Archie Scott-Brown, GBR Connaught Engineering Connaught B - GP Alta L4 2500 B2 1'46" 7 59  
3 3 6 Desmond Titterington, GBR Connaught Engineering Connaught B - GP Alta L4 2500 B7 1'47" 8 57  
4 4 25 Bob Gerard, GBR Bob Gerard Racing Cooper T23 - Bristol 401 (BMW M328/Bristol) L6 1971 CB-4-53 1'53" 11 56  
5 5 11 Hermano da Silva Ramos, BRA/FRA Equipe Gordini Gordini T16 - Gordini T23 L6 2473 0035 1'54" 12 55  
6 6 12 Louis Rosier, FRA Ecurie Rosier Maserati 250F - Maserati 250/F1 L6 2490 2506 - 19 54  
7 7 20 Piero Scotti, ITA Connaught Engineering Connaught B - GP Alta L4 2500 B6 2'02" 15 53  
8 8 22 Dick Gibson, GBR Dick Gibson Connaught A - Lea Francis L4 1964 A4 2'05" 17 48  
9 9 15 Roy Salvadori, GBR Gilby Engineering Ltd Maserati 250F - Maserati 250/F1 L6 2490 2507 1'44" 6 47 Accident
10 10 23 Bill Holt, GBR Bill Holt Connaught A - Lea Francis L4 1964 A5 - 18 47  
                         
11 DISQ 16 Jack Brabham, AUS J.A. Brabham Maserati 250F - Maserati 250/F1 L6 2490 2504 2'00" 14 37 Oil leak
                         
12 DNF 24 John Young, GBR Jack Young Connaught A - Lea Francis L4 1964 A8 2'02" 16 39 Engine
13 DNF 10 André Pilette, BEL Equipe Gordini Gordini T32 - Gordini T25 L8 2498 0041 1'54" 13 37 Rear suspension
14 DNF 2 Peter Collins, GBR & Juan Manuel Fangio, ARG Scuderia Ferrari SpA Lancia-Ferrari D50 - Lancia DS50 V8 2488   1'44" 5 27 Clutch
15 DNF 8 Mike Oliver, GBR Connaught Engineering Connaught B - GP Alta L4 2500 B5 - 21 24 Accident
16 DNF 1 Juan Manuel Fangio, ARG Scuderia Ferrari SpA Lancia-Ferrari D50 - Lancia DS50 V8 2488 007 1'43" 2 20 Clutch
17 DNF 7 Jack Fairman, GBR Connaught Engineering Connaught B - GB Alta L4 2500   1'50" 9 19 Engine
18 DNF 4 Harry Schell, USA/FRA Vandervell Products Ltd Vanwall - Vanwall L4 2489 VW1 1'42" 2 19 Fuel pipe
19 DNF 9 Mike Hawthorn, GBR Owen Racing Organisation BRM P25 - BRM P256 L4 2491 252 1'43" 4 13 Magneto
20 DNF 17 Reg Parnell, GBR R.R.C. Walker Racing Team Connaught B - GP Alta L4 2500 B4 1'52" 10 0 Gearbox
                         
21 DNS 21 Bruce Halford, GBR Bruce Halford Maserati 250F - Maserati 250/F1 L6 2490 2509 - 20 -  
22 DNS 26 Jock Somervail, GBR Alastair Birrell Cooper T20 - Bristol 401 (BMW M328/Bristol) L6 1971 CB-6-52 - - -  
                         
23 DNA 3 Maurice Trintignant, FRA Vandervell Products Ltd Vanwall - Vanwall L4 2489 VW2 - -    
24 DNA 14 Ken Wharton, GBR Ecurie Rosier Ferrari 500 - Ferrari 625/F1 L4 1984 - - - -  
25 DNA 18 Stirling Moss, GBR Stirling Moss Ltd Maserati 250F - Maserati 250/F1 L6 2490 - - - - Drove # 3
26 DNA 19 Luigi Piotti, ITA Luigi Piotti Maserati 250F - Maserati 250/F1 L6 2490 - - - -  
27 DNA 24 John Coombs, GBR John Coombs Connaught A - Lea Francis L4 1964 A8 - - -  
28 DNA 26 Alastair Birrell, GBR Alastair Birrell Cooper T20 - Bristol 401 (BMW M328/Bristol) L6 1971 CB-6-52 - - -  

 

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