1950 Britain Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Silverstone circuit. Full information

1950 Britain Grand Prix poster

1950 Britain Grand Prix poster

1950 Britain Grand Prix

1950 Britain Grand Prix is 1st Formula 1 race. Passed at the Silverstone circuit. Giuseppe Farina won the pole position and this race. This was his 1st victory. Luigi Fagioli and Reg Parnell also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 70 laps (325 km).

Next race: 1950 Monaco Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1950 Britain Grand Prix

1st victory for the Alfa Romeo team
1st victory for the Giuseppe Farina
1st podium for the Giuseppe Farina
1st podium for the Luigi Fagioli
1st podium for the Reg Parnell

1950 Britain Grand Prix

1950 Britain Grand Prix

Alfa Romeo 158 - 1950 Britain Grand Prix winner

Alfa Romeo 158 - 1950 Britain Grand Prix winner

1950 Britain Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Giuseppe Farina 9.00  2h 13m 23.6s  ( 146.378 km/h ) 70 SA Alfa Romeo
2 Luigi Fagioli 6.00  2h 13m 26.2s  ( +02.6s ) 70 SA Alfa Romeo
3 Reg Parnell 4.00  2h 14m 15.6s  ( +52.0s ) 70 SA Alfa Romeo
4 Yves Giraud-Cabantous 3.00   68 Automobiles Talbot-Darracq SA
5 Louis Rosier 2.00   68 Ecurie Rosier
6 Bob Gerard 0   67 Privé
7 Cuth Harrison 0   67 Privé
8 Philippe Etancelin 0   65 Privé
9 David Hampshire 0   64 Scuderia Ambrosiana
10 Joe Fry 0   45 Privé
10 Brian Shawe-Taylor 0   19 Privé
11 Johnny Claes 0   64 Ecurie Belge
ab Juan Manuel Fangio 0  Oil line 62 SA Alfa Romeo
nc Joe Kelly 0   57 Privé
ab Prince Bira 0  Fuel injection 49 Enrico Platé
ab David Murray 0  Engine 44 Scuderia Ambrosiana
ab Geoff Crossley 0  Transmission 43 Privé
ab Emmanuel De Graffenried 0  Connecting rod 36 Enrico Platé
ab Louis Chiron 0  Clutch 24 Officine Alfieri Maserati
ab Eugène Martin 0  Oil pressure 8 Automobiles Talbot-Darracq SA
ab Tony Rolt 0  Gearbox 3 Privé
ab Leslie Johnson 0  Supercharger 2 ERA Ltd
ab Peter Walker 0   2 Privé
f Felice Bonetto 0  Not present   Scuderia Milano
f Raymond Mays 0  Entry cancelled   Privé

List of all cars for the 1950 Britain Grand Prix on the Silverstone circuit

ERA D

ERA L6 c 1.5

Alfa Romeo 158

Alfa Romeo 158 L8 c 1.5

Maserati 4CL

Maserati 4CLT L4 c 1.5

ERA B/C

ERA L6 c 1.5

ERA E

ERA L6 c 1.5

Talbot Lago T26C

Talbot 23CV L6 4.5

ERA B

ERA L6 c 1.5

Maserati Milano 4CLT/50

Maserati 4CLT L4 c 1.5

Talbot Lago T26C-DA

Talbot 23CV L6 4.5

Maserati 4CLT/48

Maserati 4CLT L4 c 1.5

Alta GP

Alta L4 c 1.5