1
Juan Fangio
Ferrari
30 pts
2
Stirling Moss
Maserati
27 pts
3
Peter Collins
Ferrari
25 pts
Number of races
8 races
First race
Argentine Grand Prix (January 22nd)
Last race
Italian Grand Prix (September 2nd)
Most wins
Juan Fangio (3)
Most pole positions
Juan Fangio (3)
Most podiums
Peter Collins (5)
Juan Fangio (5)
1 more
Most top 5 finishes
Juan Fangio (6)
Most points finishes
Stirling Moss (6)
Juan Fangio (6)
Most DNF's
Maurice Trintignant (5)

1956 standings

Pos Driver Car Wins Podiums Pts Gap
1
Juan Fangio
Ferrari 3 5 30
2
Stirling Moss
Maserati 2 4 27 -3
3
Peter Collins
Ferrari 2 5 25 -5
4
Jean Behra
Maserati 5 22 -8
5
Pat Flaherty
Watson 1 1 8 -22
6
Eugenio Castellotti
Ferrari 1 7.5 -22.5
7
Paul Frère
Ferrari 1 6 -24
8
Sam Hanks
Kurtis Kraft 1 6 -24
9
Paco Godia
Maserati 6 -24
10
Jack Fairman
Connaught 5 -25
11
Luigi Musso
Ferrari 1 1 4 -26
12
Mike Hawthorn
Vanwall 1 4 -26
13
Ron Flockhart
Connaught 1 4 -26
14
Don Freeland
Phillips 1 4 -26
15
Alfonso de Portago
Ferrari 1 3 -27
16
Cesare Perdisa
Maserati 1 3 -27
17
Harry Schell
Maserati 3 -27
18
Johnnie Parsons
Kurtis Kraft 3 -27
19
Louis Rosier
Maserati 2 -28
20
Luigi Villoresi
Maserati 2 -28
21
Hernando da Silva Ramos
Maserati 2 -28
22
Horace Gould
Maserati 2 -28
23
Olivier Gendebien
Ferrari 2 -28
24
Dick Rathmann
Kurtis Kraft 2 -28
25
Gerino Gerini
Maserati 1.5 -28.5
26
Chico Landi
Maserati 1.5 -28.5
27
Paul Russo
Kurtis Kraft 1 -29
28
André Pilette
Gordini 0 -30
29
Luigi Piotti
Maserati 0 -30
30
Élie Bayol
Gordini 0 -30
31
Óscar González
Maserati 0 -30
32
Bob Sweikert
Kuzma 0 -30
33
Alberto Uria
Maserati 0 -30
34
Toulo de Graffenried
Maserati 0 -30
35
Bob Veith
Kurtis Kraft 0 -30
36
Rodger Ward
Kurtis Kraft 0 -30
37
Robert Manzon
Gordini 0 -30
38
André Simon
Gordini 0 -30
39
Jimmy Reece
Lesovsky 0 -30
40
Cliff Griffith
Stevens 0 -30
41
Roy Salvadori
Maserati 0 -30
42
Bob Gerard
Cooper 0 -30
43
Gene Hartley
Kuzma 0 -30
44
Fred Agabashian
Kurtis Kraft 0 -30
45
Bob Christie
Kurtis Kraft 0 -30
46
Al Keller
Kurtis Kraft 0 -30
47
Eddie Johnson
Kuzma 0 -30
48
Billy Garrett
Kuzma 0 -30
49
Duke Dinsmore
Kurtis Kraft 0 -30
50
Pat O'Connor
Kurtis Kraft 0 -30
51
Jimmy Bryan
Kuzma 0 -30
52
Ottorino Volonterio
Maserati 0 -30
53
André Milhoux
Gordini 0 -30
54
Maurice Trintignant
Bugatti 0 -30
55
Carlos Menditeguy
Maserati 0 -30
56
José Froilán González
Vanwall 0 -30
57
Umberto Maglioli
Maserati 0 -30
58
Piero Scotti
Connaught 0 -30
59
Desmond Titterington
Connaught 0 -30
60
Giorgio Scarlatti
Ferrari 0 -30
61
Bruce Halford
Maserati 0 -30
62
Tony Brooks
BRM 0 -30
63
Louis Chiron
Maserati 0 -30
64
Piero Taruffi
Vanwall 0 -30
65
Jo Bonnier
Maserati 0 -30
66
Colin Chapman
Vanwall 0 -30
67
Jim Rathmann
Kurtis Kraft 0 -30
68
Johnnie Tolan
Kurtis Kraft 0 -30
69
Tony Bettenhausen
Kurtis Kraft 0 -30
70
Ed Elisian
Kurtis Kraft 0 -30
71
Les Leston
Connaught 0 -30
72
Eddie Russo
Kurtis Kraft 0 -30
73
Jimmy Daywalt
Kurtis Kraft 0 -30
74
Archie Scott Brown
Connaught 0 -30
75
Paul Emery
Emeryson 0 -30
76
Jack Turner
Kurtis Kraft 0 -30
77
Wolfgang von Trips
Ferrari 0 -30
78
Keith Andrews
Kurtis Kraft 0 -30
79
Jack Brabham
Maserati 0 -30
80
Andy Linden
Kurtis Kraft 0 -30
81
Al Herman
Kurtis Kraft 0 -30
82
Ray Crawford
Kurtis Kraft 0 -30
83
Johnny Boyd
Kurtis Kraft 0 -30
84
Troy Ruttman
Kurtis Kraft 0 -30
85
Johnny Thomson
Kuzma 0 -30

1956 schedule

Date Race Winner 2nd 3rd
Jan 22nd
Argentine Grand Prix
#34 Luigi Musso
Jean Behra
Mike Hawthorn
May 13th
Monaco Grand Prix
#28 Stirling Moss
Peter Collins
Jean Behra
May 30th
Indianapolis 500
#8 Pat Flaherty
Sam Hanks
Don Freeland
Jun 3rd
Belgian Grand Prix
#8 Peter Collins
Paul Frère
Cesare Perdisa
Jul 1st
French Grand Prix
#14 Peter Collins
Eugenio Castellotti
Jean Behra
Jul 14th
British Grand Prix
#1 Juan Fangio
Alfonso de Portago
Jean Behra
Aug 5th
German Grand Prix
#1 Juan Fangio
Stirling Moss
Jean Behra
Sep 2nd
Italian Grand Prix
#36 Stirling Moss
Peter Collins
Ron Flockhart