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 race. 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 race: 1951 Germany Grand Prix
Next race: 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 #2 - 1951 Italy Grand Prix winner

1951 Italy Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Alberto Ascari Ferrari 375, #2 8.00  2h 42m 39.3s  ( 185.915 km/h ) 80 Scuderia Ferrari
2 Jose-Froilan Gonzalez Ferrari 375, #6 6.00  2h 43m 23.9s  ( +44.6s ) 80 Scuderia Ferrari
3 Giuseppe Farina Alfa Romeo 159, #40 3.00   51 SA Alfa Romeo
3 Felice Bonetto Alfa Romeo 159, #40 2.00   29 SA Alfa Romeo
4 Luigi Villoresi Ferrari 375, #4 3.00   79 Scuderia Ferrari
5 Piero Taruffi Ferrari 375, #8 2.00   78 Scuderia Ferrari
6 André Simon Simca Gordini T15, #48 0   74 Equipe Gordini
7 Louis Rosier Talbot Lago T26C-DA, #18 0   73 Ecurie Rosier
8 Yves Giraud-Cabantous Talbot Lago T26C, #24 0   72 Privé
9 Franco Rol OSCA 4500G, #44 0   67 OSCA Automobili
ab Juan Manuel Fangio Alfa Romeo 159, #38 0  Engine 39 SA Alfa Romeo
ab Robert Manzon Simca Gordini T15, #46 0  Engine 29 Equipe Gordini
ab Jean Behra Simca Gordini T15, #50 0  Fuel injection 29 Equipe Gordini
ab Louis Chiron Talbot Lago T26C, #20 0  Ignition 23 Ecurie Rosier
ab Pierre Levegh Talbot Lago T26C, #22 0  Engine 9 Privé
ab Jacques Swaters Talbot Lago T26C, #28 0  Overheating 7 Ecurie Belgique
ab Giuseppe Farina Alfa Romeo 159, #34 0  Engine 6 SA Alfa Romeo
ab Johnny Claes Talbot Lago T26C-DA, #26 0  Oil pump 4 Ecurie Belge
ab Chico Landi Ferrari 375, #12 0  Transmission 1 Privé
ab Peter Whitehead Ferrari 125, #16 0  Engine 1 Privé
ab Emmanuel De Graffenried Alfa Romeo 159, #36 0  Supercharger 1 SA Alfa Romeo
f Gianni Marzotto Ferrari 375, #10 0  Car unavailable   Scuderia Ferrari
np Rudi Fischer Ferrari 212, #14 0  Accident   Ecurie Espadon
np Reg Parnell BRM P15, #30 0  Engine   BRM
np Ken Richardson BRM P15, #32 0  Incorrect license   BRM
np Hans Stuck BRM P15, #32 0  Engine   BRM
f Consalvo Sanesi Alfa Romeo 159, #36 0  Injury   SA Alfa Romeo
f Maurice Trintignant Simca Gordini T15, #50 0  Driver ill   Equipe Gordini

Qualifying Results for the 1951 Italy Grand Prix on the Monza circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Juan Manuel Fangio Alfa Romeo 159, #38 1'53''2 SA Alfa Romeo
2 Giuseppe Farina Alfa Romeo 159, #34 1'53''9 SA Alfa Romeo
3 Alberto Ascari Ferrari 375, #2 1'55''1 Scuderia Ferrari
4 Jose-Froilan Gonzalez Ferrari 375, #6 1'55''9 Scuderia Ferrari
5 Luigi Villoresi Ferrari 375, #4 1'57''9 Scuderia Ferrari
6 Piero Taruffi Ferrari 375, #8 1'58''2 Scuderia Ferrari
7 Felice Bonetto Alfa Romeo 159, #40 1'58''3 SA Alfa Romeo
8 Reg Parnell BRM P15, #30 2'02''2 BRM
9 Emmanuel De Graffenried Alfa Romeo 159, #36 2'05''2 SA Alfa Romeo
10 Ken Richardson BRM P15, #32 2'05''6 BRM
11 André Simon Simca Gordini T15, #48 2'08''0 Equipe Gordini
12 Maurice Trintignant Simca Gordini T15, #50 2'08''9 Equipe Gordini
13 Robert Manzon Simca Gordini T15, #46 2'09''0 Equipe Gordini
14 Yves Giraud-Cabantous Talbot Lago T26C, #24 2'09''3 Privé
15 Louis Rosier Talbot Lago T26C-DA, #18 2'10''8 Ecurie Rosier
16 Chico Landi Ferrari 375, #12 2'11''2 Privé
17 Louis Chiron Talbot Lago T26C, #20 2'12''1 Ecurie Rosier
18 Franco Rol OSCA 4500G, #44 2'13''4 OSCA Automobili
19 Peter Whitehead Ferrari 125, #16 2'16''2 Privé
20 Pierre Levegh Talbot Lago T26C, #22 2'16''5 Privé
21 Johnny Claes Talbot Lago T26C-DA, #26 2'18''6 Ecurie Belge
22 Jacques Swaters Talbot Lago T26C, #28 2'18''8 Ecurie Belgique
23 Rudi Fischer Ferrari 212, #14 - Ecurie Espadon
24 Hans Stuck BRM P15, #32 - BRM
0 Giuseppe Farina Alfa Romeo 159, #40 0 SA Alfa Romeo
0 Gianni Marzotto Ferrari 375, #10 0 Scuderia Ferrari
0 Consalvo Sanesi Alfa Romeo 159, #36 0 SA Alfa Romeo
0 Jean Behra Simca Gordini T15, #50 0 Equipe Gordini

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

Ferrari 125

Ferrari 125 V12 c 1.5

Talbot Lago T26C

Talbot 23CV L6 4.5

Alfa Romeo 159

Alfa Romeo 158 L8 c 1.5

Ferrari 212

Ferrari 375 V12 4.5

Simca Gordini T15

Gordini 15C L4 c 1.5

BRM P15

BRM P15 V16 c 1.5

OSCA 4500G

OSCA 4500 V12 4.5

Talbot Lago T26C-DA

Talbot 23CV L6 4.5

Ferrari 375

Ferrari 375 V12 4.5