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1953 Swiss Grand Prix

Round
8/9
Date
Aug 23, 1953 at 00:00
Location
Bern, Switzerland
Ascari
Winner
3:01:34.400
Winning time
Fangio
Pole position
Ascari
Fastest lap
2:41.300
Fastest lap time
Pos. Driver Constructor Time/Retired Grid Laps Points
1 #46 Alberto Ascari Ferrari 3:01:34.400 2nd 65 9
2 #24 Nino Farina Ferrari +1:12.930 3rd 65 6
3 #26 Mike Hawthorn Ferrari +1:35.960 7th 65 4
4 #32 Juan Manuel Fangio Maserati +1 lap 1st 64 1.5
4 #32 Felice Bonetto Maserati 1.5
5 #34 Hermann Lang Maserati +3 laps 11th 62 2
6 #28 Luigi Villoresi Ferrari +3 laps 6th 62
7 #20 Ken Wharton Cooper +3 laps 9th 62
8 #40 Max de Terra Ferrari +14 laps 19th 51
9 #18 Albert Scherrer HWM +16 laps 18th 49
DNF #4 Chico Landi Maserati Gearbox 20th 54
DNF #42 Emmanuel de Graffenried Maserati Transmission 8th 48
DNF #36 Onofre Marimón Maserati Engine 5th 46
DNF #8 Maurice Trintignant Gordini Axle 4th 43
DNF #6 Jean Behra Gordini Oil pressure 12th 37
DNF #30 Felice Bonetto Maserati Engine 10th 29
DNF #30 Juan Manuel Fangio Maserati
DNF #16 Lance Macklin HWM Engine 15th 29
DNF #38 Peter Hirt Ferrari Engine 17th 17
DNF #14 Paul Frère HWM Engine 16th 1
DNF #10 Louis Rosier Ferrari Spun off 14th 0
DNF #2 Jacques Swaters Ferrari Spun off 13th 0
DNS #12 Louis Chiron O.S.C.A.
DNS #22 Élie Bayol O.S.C.A.
DNS #44 Fred Wacker Gordini
Pos. Driver Constructor Time Gap Laps
1 #32 Juan Manuel Fangio Maserati 2:40.100
2 #46 Alberto Ascari Ferrari 2:40.700 +0.600
3 #24 Nino Farina Ferrari 2:42.600 +2.500
4 #8 Maurice Trintignant Gordini 2:43.800 +3.700
5 #36 Onofre Marimón Maserati 2:44.500 +4.400
6 #28 Luigi Villoresi Ferrari 2:44.600 +4.500
7 #26 Mike Hawthorn Ferrari 2:48.100 +8.000
8 #42 Emmanuel de Graffenried Maserati 2:49.900 +9.800
9 #20 Ken Wharton Cooper 2:51.500 +11.400
10 #30 Felice Bonetto Maserati 2:52.000 +11.900
11 #34 Hermann Lang Maserati 2:54.800 +14.700
12 #6 Jean Behra Gordini 2:55.000 +14.900
13 #2 Jacques Swaters Ferrari 2:55.100 +15.000
14 #10 Louis Rosier Ferrari 2:55.400 +15.300
15 #16 Lance Macklin HWM 2:57.100 +17.000
16 #14 Paul Frère HWM 2:57.900 +17.800
17 #38 Peter Hirt Ferrari 3:01.500 +21.400
18 #18 Albert Scherrer HWM 3:07.400 +27.300
19 #40 Max de Terra Ferrari 3:21.100 +41.000
20 #4 Chico Landi Maserati 3:29.700 +49.600
Pos. Driver Constructor Time Gap Lap
1 #46 Alberto Ascari Ferrari 2:41.300 50

Standings

Driver standings
Pos. Driver Constructor Wins Podiums Points Gap
1 Alberto Ascari Ferrari 5 5 34.5
2 Nino Farina Ferrari 1 4 24 -10.5
3 Juan Manuel Fangio Maserati 0 3 20.5 -14
4 Mike Hawthorn Ferrari 1 3 19 -15.5
5 José Froilán González Maserati 0 3 13.5 -21
6 Luigi Villoresi Ferrari 0 2 13 -21.5
7 Bill Vukovich Kurtis 1 1 9 -25.5
8 Emmanuel de Graffenried Maserati 0 0 7 -27.5
9 Felice Bonetto Maserati 0 1 6.5 -28
10 Art Cross Kurtis 0 1 6 -28.5
11 Onofre Marimón Maserati 0 1 4 -30.5
12 Sam Hanks Kurtis 0 1 2 -32.5
13 Duane Carter Kurtis 0 1 2 -32.5
14 Oscar Alfredo Gálvez Maserati 0 0 2 -32.5
15 Jack McGrath Kurtis 0 0 2 -32.5
16 Maurice Trintignant Gordini 0 0 2 -32.5
17 Hermann Lang Maserati 0 0 2 -32.5
18 Fred Agabashian Kurtis 0 0 1.5 -33
19 Paul Russo Kurtis 0 0 1.5 -33

More Swiss GP

Year Winner 2nd 3rd Fastest lap Pole position
1982 #6 Keke Rosberg Alain Prost Niki Lauda 1:07.477 - Alain Prost Alain Prost
1954 #4 Juan Manuel Fangio José Froilán González Hans Herrmann 2:39.700 - Juan Manuel Fangio José Froilán González
1952 #30 Piero Taruffi Rudi Fischer Jean Behra 2:49.100 - Piero Taruffi Nino Farina
1951 #24 Juan Manuel Fangio Piero Taruffi Nino Farina 2:51.100 - Juan Manuel Fangio Juan Manuel Fangio
1950 #16 Nino Farina Luigi Fagioli Louis Rosier 2:41.600 - Nino Farina Juan Manuel Fangio
The 1953 Swiss Grand Prix started Aug 23, 1953 on Circuit Bremgarten in Bern, Switzerland. Juan Manuel Fangio started from pole position with Alberto Ascari next to him. Nino Farina started from third place.

In 3 hour, 01 minutes and 34 seconds Alberto Ascari finished the race in first place.The podium was completed with Nino Farina in second and Mike Hawthorn in third place.

After the 1953 Swiss Grand Prix, Alberto Ascari is first in the Formula 1 World Championship with 34.5 points. Ascari is 10.5 points ahead of Nino Farina.