Race car Mercedes-Benz W196s in motorsport. Full information

Mercedes-Benz W196s

The Mercedes-Benz W196s is a racing car that competed in motorsport from 1954 to 1955.
Powered by a Mercedes M196 L8 2.5 engine.
During performances he took part in 5 races, won 3 victories and won 4 pole positions.

List of all Mercedes-Benz W196s racers

Driver Best Race Position Best position in qualification Total Races
Juan Manuel Fangio 1 1 4
Karl Kling 2 2 3
Hans Herrmann 4 2
Stirling Moss 2 1

All the years when Mercedes-Benz W196s took part in competitions

Formula 1

Year Points Wins Poles
1954 26.14 2 3
1955 9 1 1

List of races in which Mercedes-Benz W196s took part

Grand Prix Track Race Start Driver Position
France Grand Prix 1954 France Grand Prix Reims 4th July 1954 Juan Manuel Fangio 1
Karl Kling 2
Hans Herrmann -
Britain Grand Prix 1954 Britain Grand Prix Silverstone 17th July 1954 Juan Manuel Fangio 4
Karl Kling 7
Germany Grand Prix 1954 Germany Grand Prix Nürburgring 1st August 1954 Hans Herrmann -
Italy Grand Prix 1954 Italy Grand Prix Monza 5th September 1954 Juan Manuel Fangio 1
Karl Kling -
Italy Grand Prix 1955 Italy Grand Prix Monza 11th September 1955 Juan Manuel Fangio 1
Stirling Moss -

List of tracks where Mercedes-Benz W196s raced

Track Best Race Position Best position in qualification Total Races
Silverstone 4 1 1
Nürburgring 4 1
Reims 1 1 1
Monza 1 1 2

List of fastest laps in the race, set by the Mercedes-Benz W196s

Year Driver Grand Prix Track Result Lap
1954 Hans Herrmann France Grand Prix Reims 2'32''9 3
1955 Stirling Moss Italy Grand Prix Monza 2'46''9 21