1951 Germany Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Nürburgring circuit. Full information

1951 Germany Grand Prix poster

1951 Germany Grand Prix poster

1951 Germany Grand Prix

1951 Germany Grand Prix is 13th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Nürburgring circuit. Alberto Ascari won the pole position and this race. Juan Manuel Fangio and Jose-Froilan Gonzalez also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 20 laps (456 km).

Previous race: 1951 Britain Grand Prix
Next race: 1951 Italy Grand Prix
Race Start: 29th July 1951

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1951 Germany Grand Prix

2nd victory for the Ferrari team
1st victory for the Alberto Ascari
5th podium for the Alberto Ascari
7th podium for the Juan Manuel Fangio
3rd podium for the Jose-Froilan Gonzalez

1951 Germany Grand Prix

1951 Germany Grand Prix

Ferrari 375 - 1951 Germany Grand Prix winner

Ferrari 375 #71 - 1951 Germany Grand Prix winner

1951 Germany Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Alberto Ascari Ferrari 375, #71 8.00  3h 23m 03.3s  ( 134.801 km/h ) 20 Scuderia Ferrari
2 Juan Manuel Fangio Alfa Romeo 159, #75 7.00  3h 23m 33.8s  ( +30.5s ) 20 SA Alfa Romeo
3 Jose-Froilan Gonzalez Ferrari 375, #74 4.00  3h 27m 42.3s  ( +4m 39.0s ) 20 Scuderia Ferrari
4 Luigi Villoresi Ferrari 375, #72 3.00  3h 28m 53.5s  ( +5m 50.2s ) 20 Scuderia Ferrari
5 Piero Taruffi Ferrari 375, #73 2.00  3h 30m 52.4s  ( +7m 49.1s ) 20 Scuderia Ferrari
6 Rudi Fischer Ferrari 212, #91 0   19 Ecurie Espadon
7 Robert Manzon Simca Gordini T15, #82 0   19 Equipe Gordini
8 Louis Rosier Talbot Lago T26C-DA, #84 0   19 Ecurie Rosier
9 Pierre Levegh Talbot Lago T26C, #90 0   18 Privé
10 Jacques Swaters Talbot Lago T26C, #93 0   18 Ecurie Belgique
11 Johnny Claes Talbot Lago T26C-DA, #94 0   17 Ecurie Belge
ab Yves Giraud-Cabantous Talbot Lago T26C, #87 0  Accident 17 Privé
ab Maurice Trintignant Simca Gordini T15, #81 0  Engine 13 Equipe Gordini
ab Felice Bonetto Alfa Romeo 159, #77 0  Magneto 12 SA Alfa Romeo
ab Duncan Hamilton Talbot Lago T26C, #88 0  Oil pressure 12 Privé
ab Paul Pietsch Alfa Romeo 159, #78 0  Accident 11 SA Alfa Romeo
ab André Simon Simca Gordini T15, #83 0  Engine 11 Equipe Gordini
ab Giuseppe Farina Alfa Romeo 159, #76 0  Overheating 8 SA Alfa Romeo
ab Philippe Etancelin Talbot Lago T26C-DA, #86 0  Gearbox 4 Privé
ab Louis Chiron Talbot Lago T26C, #85 0  Engine 3 Ecurie Rosier
ab Toni Branca Maserati 4CLT/48, #92 0  Engine 3 Privé
ab Emmanuel De Graffenried Maserati 4CLT/48, #79 0  Engine 2 Enrico Platé
f Chico Landi Maserati 4CLT/48, #97 0  Not present   Escuderia Bandeirantes
f Erik Lundgren EL Special, #96 0  Not present   Privé
f Prince Bira Maserati 4CLT/48, #95 0  Not present   Ecurie Siam
np David Murray Maserati 4CLT/48, #89 0  Accident   Scuderia Ambrosiana
f Paul Pietsch Maserati 4CLT/48, #80 0  Drove another car   Enrico Platé

Qualifying Results for the 1951 Germany Grand Prix on the Nürburgring circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Alberto Ascari Ferrari 375, #71 9'55''8 Scuderia Ferrari
2 Jose-Froilan Gonzalez Ferrari 375, #74 9'57''5 Scuderia Ferrari
3 Juan Manuel Fangio Alfa Romeo 159, #75 9'59''0 SA Alfa Romeo
4 Giuseppe Farina Alfa Romeo 159, #76 10'01''1 SA Alfa Romeo
5 Luigi Villoresi Ferrari 375, #72 10'06''6 Scuderia Ferrari
6 Piero Taruffi Ferrari 375, #73 10'12''9 Scuderia Ferrari
7 Paul Pietsch Alfa Romeo 159, #78 10'15''7 SA Alfa Romeo
8 Rudi Fischer Ferrari 212, #91 10'23''8 Ecurie Espadon
9 Robert Manzon Simca Gordini T15, #82 10'28''9 Equipe Gordini
10 Felice Bonetto Alfa Romeo 159, #77 10'46''1 SA Alfa Romeo
11 Yves Giraud-Cabantous Talbot Lago T26C, #87 10'52''8 Privé
12 André Simon Simca Gordini T15, #83 10'57''5 Equipe Gordini
13 Louis Chiron Talbot Lago T26C, #85 11'00''2 Ecurie Rosier
14 Maurice Trintignant Simca Gordini T15, #81 11'07''5 Equipe Gordini
15 Louis Rosier Talbot Lago T26C-DA, #84 11'08''2 Ecurie Rosier
16 Emmanuel De Graffenried Maserati 4CLT/48, #79 11'25''6 Enrico Platé
17 Toni Branca Maserati 4CLT/48, #92 11'26''7 Privé
18 Johnny Claes Talbot Lago T26C-DA, #94 11'33''9 Ecurie Belge
19 Pierre Levegh Talbot Lago T26C, #90 11'41''9 Privé
20 Duncan Hamilton Talbot Lago T26C, #88 11'49''3 Privé
21 Philippe Etancelin Talbot Lago T26C-DA, #86 11'52''9 Privé
22 Jacques Swaters Talbot Lago T26C, #93 12'09''1 Ecurie Belgique
23 David Murray Maserati 4CLT/48, #89 - Scuderia Ambrosiana
0 Paul Pietsch Maserati 4CLT/48, #80 0 Enrico Platé
0 Prince Bira Maserati 4CLT/48, #95 0 Ecurie Siam
0 Erik Lundgren EL Special, #96 0 Privé
0 Chico Landi Maserati 4CLT/48, #97 0 Escuderia Bandeirantes

List of all cars for the 1951 Germany Grand Prix on the Nürburgring circuit

Alfa Romeo 159

Alfa Romeo 158 L8 c 1.5

Ferrari 375

Ferrari 375 V12 4.5

Maserati 4CLT/48

Maserati 4CLT L4 c 1.5

Talbot Lago T26C

Talbot 23CV L6 4.5

Simca Gordini T15

Gordini 15C L4 c 1.5

Talbot Lago T26C-DA

Talbot 23CV L6 4.5

Ferrari 212

Ferrari 212 V12 2.5

EL Special

Ford V8