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1955 British GP
 VII  RAC British Grand Prix

Event Overview • Entry List
Qualifying Qualification
Race Starting GridClassificationFastest LapsLaps Led

Details
DateSaturday 17 July 1954
Start time14:00
Event British GP
Circuit Silverstone
Event FormatRace of 90 laps
ChampionshipWorld Championship
Race number#5 of 9 in 1954
#37 (of all time)
Circuit
Laps90
Circuit Perimeter4711 m
Race Distance4711 × 90 = 423.990 km
Grid Format4-3-4-3
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherCold, Wet
Participants
Entries31
Qualifiers31
Finishers15
Debutants
Bill Whitehouse (Driver),
John Riseley-Prichard (Driver),
Leslie Marr (Driver),
Leslie Thorne (Driver),
Ron Flockhart (Driver),
Vanwall (Car Manufacturer),
   Vanwall (Engine Manufacturer),
Vanwall Special (Car Model),
A.E. Moss (Entrant),
Bill Whitehouse (Entrant),
Gould's Garage (Bristol) (Entrant),
Leslie Marr (Entrant)
MilestonesCar 11 – 1st Fastest Lap (Car Number)
Car 17 – 1st Fastest Lap (Car Number)
Car 31 – 1st Fastest Lap (Car Number)
Car 33 – 1st Fastest Lap (Car Number)
Car 7 – 1st Fastest Lap (Car Number)
Car 9 – 1st Fastest Lap (Car Number)
Car 9 – 1st Win (Car Number)
A.E. Moss – 1st Fastest Lap (Entrant)
Englebert – 1st Fastest Lap (Tyre Manufacturer)
Equipe Gordini – 1st Fastest Lap (Entrant)
Gordini – 1st Fastest Lap (Engine Manufacturer)
 Onofre Marimón – 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
 Gordini – 1st Fastest Lap (Car Manufacturer)
 Jean Behra – 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
 Mike Hawthorn – 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
 Stirling Moss – 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most 5th Place Finishes Maurice Trintignant (4),
2. Most 12th Place Finishes Harry Schell (2),
3. Highest 13th Place Finish Ratio Leslie Marr (100.00%),
4. Most Fastest Laps Ferrari (15),
5. Most 8th Place Qualifications Maurice Trintignant (4),
6. Most 27th Place Qualifications Maserati (3),
7. Most 31st Place Qualifications Maserati (2)
Records Extended 1. Most Podium Finishes Ferrari (56),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points Scores Ferrari (78),
3. Most Retirements Maserati (83),
4. Most Race Wins Ferrari (18),
5. Most 2nd Place Finishes Ferrari (23),
6. Most Fastest Laps Juan Manuel Fangio (12),
7. Most Races Led Ferrari (34),
8. Most Laps Led Ferrari (1182),
9. Most Race Entries Ferrari (165),
10. Most 2nd Place Qualifications Ferrari (14),
11. Most 3rd Place Qualifications Ferrari (18),
12. Most 9th Place Qualifications Maserati (8),
13. Most 10th Place Qualifications Maserati (7),
14. Most 16th Place Qualifications Maserati (11)

World Championship standings
1  Juan Manuel Fangio 28.1 
2  José Froilan González 14.6 up
3  Maurice Trintignant 11 up
4  Bill Vukovich 8 up
5  Mike Hawthorn 7.6 up
6  Nino Farina 6 up
  Jimmy Bryan 6 up
  Karl Kling 6 up
9  Jack McGrath 5 up
10  Stirling Moss 4.1 up
  Onofre Marimón 4.1 
12  Robert Manzon 4 up
13  Prince Bira 3 up
14  Mike Nazaruk 2 up
  Luigi Villoresi 2 up
  André Pilette 2 up
  Élie Bayol 2 up
18  Troy Ruttman 1.5 up
  Duane Carter 1.5 up
20  Hans Herrmann 1 up
21  Alberto Ascari 0.1 
  Jean Behra 0.1 
1  Ferrari / Ferrari 24 up
2  Maserati / Maserati 23 up
3  Mercedes / Mercedes 11 
4  Gordini / Gordini 4 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 9Car 1Car 33
EntrantScuderia FerrariDaimler Benz AGOfficine Alfieri Maserati
Driver José Froilan González Juan Manuel Fangio Onofre Marimón
Car Ferrari 625 Mercedes W196 Maserati 250F
EngineFerrari 2.5 L4Mercedes 2.5 L8Maserati 2.5 L6
Time2:56'14.01'45.01'50.0
Speed144.351 km/h161.520 km/h154.178 km/h