1953 Belgium Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit. Full information

1953 Belgium Grand Prix poster

1953 Belgium Grand Prix poster

1953 Belgium Grand Prix

1953 Belgium Grand Prix is 27th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit. Juan Manuel Fangio won the pole position, Alberto Ascari won this race. This was his 11th victory. Luigi Villoresi and Onofre Marimon also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 36 laps (508 km).

Previous race: 1953 Netherlands Grand Prix
Next race: 1953 France Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1953 Belgium Grand Prix

13th victory for the Ferrari team
11th victory for the Alberto Ascari
15th podium for the Alberto Ascari
7th podium for the Luigi Villoresi
1st podium for the Onofre Marimon

1953 Belgium Grand Prix

1953 Belgium Grand Prix

Ferrari 500 - 1953 Belgium Grand Prix winner

Ferrari 500 #10 - 1953 Belgium Grand Prix winner

1953 Belgium Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Alberto Ascari Ferrari 500, #10 8.00  2h 48m 30.3s  ( 180.999 km/h ) 36 Scuderia Ferrari
2 Luigi Villoresi Ferrari 500, #8 6.00  2h 51m 18.5s  ( +2m 48.2s ) 36 Scuderia Ferrari
3 Onofre Marimon Maserati A6GCM, #28 4.00   35 Officine Alfieri Maserati
4 Emmanuel De Graffenried Maserati A6GCM, #30 3.00   35 Privé
5 Maurice Trintignant Gordini T16, #18 2.00   35 Equipe Gordini
6 Mike Hawthorn Ferrari 500, #14 0   35 Scuderia Ferrari
7 Harry Schell Gordini T16, #20 0   33 Equipe Gordini
8 Louis Rosier Ferrari 500, #32 0   33 Ecurie Rosier
9 Fred Wacker Gordini T16, #38 0   32 Equipe Gordini
10 Paul Frere HWM 53, #24 0   30 HW Motors
11 André Pilette Connaught A, #40 0   29 Ecurie Belge
ab Juan Manuel Fangio Maserati A6GCM, #6 0   22 Officine Alfieri Maserati
ab Lance Macklin HWM 53, #22 0  Engine 19 HW Motors
ab Giuseppe Farina Ferrari 500, #12 0  Engine 16 Scuderia Ferrari
ab Juan Manuel Fangio Maserati A6GCM, #4 0  Engine 13 Officine Alfieri Maserati
ab Johnny Claes Maserati A6GCM, #6 0   13 Officine Alfieri Maserati
ab Jose-Froilan Gonzalez Maserati A6GCM, #2 1.00  Throttle 11 Officine Alfieri Maserati
ab Jean Behra Gordini T16, #16 0  Cylinder head gasket 9 Equipe Gordini
ab Peter Collins HWM 53, #26 0  Clutch 4 HW Motors
ab Georges Berger Simca Gordini T15, #34 0  Engine 3 Privé
ab Arthur Legat Veritas Meteor, #36 0  Transmission 0 Privé
np Jacques Swaters Ferrari 500, #42 0     Ecurie Francorchamps
np Charles De Tornaco Ferrari 500, #44 0     Ecurie Francorchamps

List of all cars for the 1953 Belgium Grand Prix on the Spa-Francorchamps circuit

Veritas Meteor

Veritas L6 2.0

Simca Gordini T15

Gordini 1500 L4 1.5

Maserati A6GCM

Maserati A6 L6 2.0

Connaught A

Lea Francis L4 2.0

Ferrari 500

Ferrari 500 L4 2.0

HWM 53

Alta F2 L4 2.0

Gordini T16

Gordini 20 L6 2.0