1953 Argentina Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Buenos Aires circuit. Full information

1953 Argentina Grand Prix poster

1953 Argentina Grand Prix poster

1953 Argentina Grand Prix

1953 Argentina Grand Prix is 24th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Buenos Aires circuit. Alberto Ascari won the pole position and this race. This was his 9th victory. Luigi Villoresi and Jose-Froilan Gonzalez also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 97 laps (379 km).

Previous race: 1952 Italy Grand Prix
Next race: 1953 Indianapolis 500

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1953 Argentina Grand Prix

11th victory for the Ferrari team
9th victory for the Alberto Ascari
13th podium for the Alberto Ascari
6th podium for the Luigi Villoresi
7th podium for the Jose-Froilan Gonzalez

1953 Argentina Grand Prix

1953 Argentina Grand Prix

Ferrari 500 - 1953 Argentina Grand Prix winner

Ferrari 500 - 1953 Argentina Grand Prix winner

1953 Argentina Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Alberto Ascari 9.00  3h 01m 04.6s  ( 125.736 km/h ) 97 Scuderia Ferrari
2 Luigi Villoresi 6.00   96 Scuderia Ferrari
3 Jose-Froilan Gonzalez 4.00   96 Officine Alfieri Maserati
4 Mike Hawthorn 3.00   96 Scuderia Ferrari
5 Oscar Galvez 2.00   96 Officine Alfieri Maserati
6 Jean Behra 0   94 Equipe Gordini
7 Maurice Trintignant 0   50 Equipe Gordini
7 Harry Schell 0   41 Equipe Gordini
8 John Barber 0   90 Cooper Car Company
9 Alan Brown 0   87 Cooper Car Company
ab Robert Manzon 0  Wheel lost 67 Equipe Gordini
ab Juan Manuel Fangio 0  Transmission 36 Officine Alfieri Maserati
ab Felice Bonetto 0  Transmission 32 Officine Alfieri Maserati
ab Giuseppe Farina 0  Accident 31 Scuderia Ferrari
ab Carlos Menditeguy 0  Gearbox 24 Equipe Gordini
ab Pablo Birger 0  Crown wheel 21 Equipe Gordini
ab Adolfo Schwelm-Cruz 0  Wheel lost 20 Cooper Car Company

List of all cars for the 1953 Argentina Grand Prix on the Buenos Aires circuit

Cooper T20

Bristol BS1 L6 2.0

Cooper T23

Bristol BS1 L6 2.0

Maserati A6GCM

Maserati A6 L6 2.0

Gordini T16

Gordini 20 L6 2.0

Ferrari 500

Ferrari 500 L4 2.0

Simca Gordini T15

Gordini 1500 L4 1.5