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1955 Formula 1 World Championship

1st
Juan Manuel Fangio
Mercedes
40 pts
2nd
Stirling Moss
Mercedes
23 pts
3rd
Eugenio Castellotti
Ferrari
12 pts
7
Races
Jan 16, 1955
Date first race
Sep 11, 1955
Date last race
FAN (4)
Most wins
FAN (3)
Most pole positions
FAN (5)
Most podiums
FAN (6)
Most in points
FAN (3)
Most fastest laps
BEH (5)
Most DNF

1955 standings

Driver standings
Pos. Driver Constructor Wins Podiums Points Gap
1 Juan Manuel Fangio Mercedes 4 5 40
2 Stirling Moss Mercedes 1 3 23 -17
3 Eugenio Castellotti Ferrari 0 2 12 -28
4 Maurice Trintignant Ferrari 1 3 11.33 -28.67
5 Nino Farina Lancia 0 3 10.33 -29.67
6 Piero Taruffi Mercedes 0 1 9 -31
7 Bob Sweikert Kurtis 1 1 8 -32
8 Roberto Mieres Maserati 0 0 7 -33
9 Jean Behra Maserati 0 1 6 -34
10 Luigi Musso Maserati 0 1 6 -34
11 Karl Kling Mercedes 0 1 5 -35
12 Jimmy Davies Kurtis 0 1 4 -36
13 Tony Bettenhausen Kurtis 0 1 3 -37
14 Paul Russo Kurtis 0 1 3 -37
15 Johnny Thomson Kuzma 0 0 3 -37
16 Paul Frère Ferrari 0 0 3 -37
17 José Froilán González Ferrari 0 1 2 -38
18 Cesare Perdisa Maserati 0 1 2 -38
19 Luigi Villoresi Lancia 0 0 2 -38
20 Carlos Menditéguy Maserati 0 0 2 -38
21 Umberto Maglioli Ferrari 0 1 1.33 -38.67
22 Hans Herrmann Mercedes 0 0 1 -39
23 Walt Faulkner Kurtis 0 0 1 -39
24 Bill Homeier Kurtis 0 0 1 -39
25 Bill Vukovich Kurtis 0 0 1 -39

1955 schedule

Race Date Winner 2nd 3rd Pole position
1 1955 Argentine Grand Prix Jan 16 #2 Juan Manuel Fangio José Froilán González Nino Farina José Froilán González
2 1955 Monaco Grand Prix May 22 #44 Maurice Trintignant Eugenio Castellotti Jean Behra Juan Manuel Fangio
3 1955 Indianapolis 500 May 30 #6 Bob Sweikert Tony Bettenhausen Jimmy Davies Jerry Hoyt
4 1955 Belgian Grand Prix Jun 5 #10 Juan Manuel Fangio Stirling Moss Nino Farina Eugenio Castellotti
5 1955 Dutch Grand Prix Jun 19 #8 Juan Manuel Fangio Stirling Moss Luigi Musso Juan Manuel Fangio
6 1955 British Grand Prix Jul 16 #12 Stirling Moss Juan Manuel Fangio Karl Kling Stirling Moss
7 1955 Italian Grand Prix Sep 11 #18 Juan Manuel Fangio Piero Taruffi Eugenio Castellotti Juan Manuel Fangio
Juan Manuel Fangio is the 1955 Formula 1 World Champion. Fangio won 4 out of 7 races and scored a total of 40 points. With 17 points behind Stirling Moss finished the season in second place and Eugenio Castellotti as third.

The season started with the 1955 Argentine Grand Prix on January 16. The last race of the season was the 1955 Italian Grand Prix on September 11.