1952 France Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Rouen-les-Essarts circuit. Full information

1952 France Grand Prix poster

1952 France Grand Prix poster

1952 France Grand Prix

1952 France Grand Prix is 19th Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Rouen-les-Essarts circuit. Alberto Ascari won the pole position and this race. This was his 4th victory. Giuseppe Farina and Piero Taruffi also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 77 laps (393 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1952 Belgium Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1952 Britain Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1952 France Grand Prix

6th victory for the Ferrari team
4th victory for the Alberto Ascari
8th podium for the Alberto Ascari
9th podium for the Giuseppe Farina
3rd podium for the Piero Taruffi

1952 France Grand Prix

1952 France Grand Prix

Ferrari 500 - 1952 France Grand Prix winner

Ferrari 500 - 1952 France Grand Prix winner

1952 France Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Alberto Ascari 9.00  3h 00m 20.2s  ( 130.656 km/h ) 77 Scuderia Ferrari
2 Giuseppe Farina 6.00   76 Scuderia Ferrari
3 Piero Taruffi 4.00   75 Scuderia Ferrari
4 Robert Manzon 3.00   74 Equipe Gordini
5 Maurice Trintignant 2.00   72 Equipe Gordini
6 Peter Collins 0   70 HW Motors
7 Jean Behra 0   70 Equipe Gordini
8 Philippe Etancelin 0   70 Escuderia Bandeirantes
9 Lance Macklin 0   70 HW Motors
10 Yves Giraud-Cabantous 0   68 HW Motors
11 Peter Hirt 0   33 Ecurie Espadon
11 Rudi Fischer 0   33 Ecurie Espadon
12 Franco Comotti 0   63 Scuderia Marzotto
ab Prince Bira 0  Transmission 56 Equipe Gordini
ab Mike Hawthorn 0  Ignition 51 AHM Bryde
ab Peter Whitehead 0  Clutch 26 Privé
ab Emmanuel De Graffenried 0   20 Enrico Platé
ab Louis Rosier 0  Engine 17 Ecurie Rosier
ab Johnny Claes 0  Connecting rod 15 Ecurie Belge
ab Harry Schell 0  Brakes 14 Enrico Platé
ab Harry Schell 0  Gearbox 7 Enrico Platé
ab Piero Carini 0  Engine 2 Scuderia Marzotto
f Luigi Villoresi 0  Injury   Scuderia Ferrari
f Eitel Cantoni 0  Fired   Escuderia Bandeirantes
f Chico Landi 0  Not present   Equipe Gordini
f Rudi Fischer 0  Drove another car   Ecurie Espadon

List of all cars for the 1952 France Grand Prix on the Rouen-les-Essarts circuit

Maserati A6GCM

Maserati A6 L6 2.0

Simca Gordini T15

Gordini 1500 L4 1.5

Maserati 4CLT

Maserati Plate L4 2.0

Gordini T16

Gordini 20 L6 2.0

HWM 52

Alta F2 L4 2.0

Cooper T20

Bristol BS1 L6 2.0

Ferrari 212

Ferrari 125 V12 1.5

Ferrari 166

Ferrari 125 V12 1.5

Ferrari 500

Ferrari 500 L4 2.0

Alta F2

Alta F2 L4 2.0