1951 Italy Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Monza circuit. Full information

1951 Italy Grand Prix poster

1951 Italy Grand Prix poster

1951 Italy Grand Prix

1951 Italy Grand Prix is 14th Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Monza circuit. Juan Manuel Fangio won the pole position, Alberto Ascari won this race. This was his 2nd victory. Jose-Froilan Gonzalez and Giuseppe Farina also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 80 laps (504 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1951 Germany Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1951 Spain Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1951 Italy Grand Prix

3rd victory for the Ferrari team
2nd victory for the Alberto Ascari
6th podium for the Alberto Ascari
4th podium for the Jose-Froilan Gonzalez
6th podium for the Giuseppe Farina

1951 Italy Grand Prix

1951 Italy Grand Prix

Ferrari 375 - 1951 Italy Grand Prix winner

Ferrari 375 - 1951 Italy Grand Prix winner

1951 Italy Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Alberto Ascari 8.00  2h 42m 39.3s  ( 185.915 km/h ) 80 Scuderia Ferrari
2 Jose-Froilan Gonzalez 6.00  2h 43m 23.9s  ( +44.6s ) 80 Scuderia Ferrari
3 Giuseppe Farina 3.00   51 SA Alfa Romeo
3 Felice Bonetto 2.00   29 SA Alfa Romeo
4 Luigi Villoresi 3.00   79 Scuderia Ferrari
5 Piero Taruffi 2.00   78 Scuderia Ferrari
6 André Simon 0   74 Equipe Gordini
7 Louis Rosier 0   73 Ecurie Rosier
8 Yves Giraud-Cabantous 0   72 Privé
9 Franco Rol 0   67 OSCA Automobili
ab Juan Manuel Fangio 0  Engine 39 SA Alfa Romeo
ab Robert Manzon 0  Engine 29 Equipe Gordini
ab Jean Behra 0  Fuel injection 29 Equipe Gordini
ab Louis Chiron 0  Ignition 23 Ecurie Rosier
ab Pierre Levegh 0  Engine 9 Privé
ab Jacques Swaters 0  Overheating 7 Ecurie Belgique
ab Giuseppe Farina 0  Engine 6 SA Alfa Romeo
ab Johnny Claes 0  Oil pump 4 Ecurie Belge
ab Chico Landi 0  Transmission 1 Privé
ab Peter Whitehead 0  Engine 1 Privé
ab Emmanuel De Graffenried 0  Supercharger 1 SA Alfa Romeo
f Gianni Marzotto 0  Car unavailable   Scuderia Ferrari
np Rudi Fischer 0  Accident   Ecurie Espadon
np Reg Parnell 0  Engine   BRM
np Ken Richardson 0  Incorrect license   BRM
np Hans Stuck 0  Engine   BRM
f Consalvo Sanesi 0  Injury   SA Alfa Romeo
f Maurice Trintignant 0  Driver ill   Equipe Gordini

List of all cars for the 1951 Italy Grand Prix on the Monza circuit

OSCA 4500G

OSCA 4500 V12 4.5

Alfa Romeo 159

Alfa Romeo 158 L8 c 1.5

Simca Gordini T15

Gordini 15C L4 c 1.5

Talbot Lago T26C

Talbot 23CV L6 4.5

Ferrari 212

Ferrari 375 V12 4.5

Ferrari 375

Ferrari 375 V12 4.5

Ferrari 125

Ferrari 125 V12 c 1.5

BRM P15

BRM P15 V16 c 1.5

Talbot Lago T26C-DA

Talbot 23CV L6 4.5