1953 Switzerland Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Bremgarten circuit. Full information

1953 Switzerland Grand Prix poster

1953 Switzerland Grand Prix poster

1953 Switzerland Grand Prix

1953 Switzerland Grand Prix is 31st Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Bremgarten circuit. Juan Manuel Fangio won the pole position, Alberto Ascari won this race. This was his 13th victory. Giuseppe Farina and Mike Hawthorn also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 65 laps (473 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1953 Germany Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1953 Italy Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1953 Switzerland Grand Prix

17th victory for the Ferrari team
13th victory for the Alberto Ascari
17th podium for the Alberto Ascari
15th podium for the Giuseppe Farina
4th podium for the Mike Hawthorn

1953 Switzerland Grand Prix

1953 Switzerland Grand Prix

Ferrari 500 - 1953 Switzerland Grand Prix winner

Ferrari 500 - 1953 Switzerland Grand Prix winner

1953 Switzerland Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Alberto Ascari 9.00  3h 01m 34.40s  ( 156.367 km/h ) 65 Scuderia Ferrari
2 Giuseppe Farina 6.00  3h 02m 47.33s  ( +1m 12.93s ) 65 Scuderia Ferrari
3 Mike Hawthorn 4.00  3h 03m 10.36s  ( +1m 35.96s ) 65 Scuderia Ferrari
4 Felice Bonetto 1.50   52 Officine Alfieri Maserati
4 Juan Manuel Fangio 1.50   12 Officine Alfieri Maserati
5 Hermann Lang 2.00   62 Officine Alfieri Maserati
6 Luigi Villoresi 0   62 Scuderia Ferrari
7 Ken Wharton 0   62 Privé
8 Max De Terra 0   51 Ecurie Espadon
9 Albert Scherrer 0   49 HW Motors
ab Chico Landi 0  Gearbox 54 Escuderia Bandeirantes
ab Emmanuel De Graffenried 0  Distributor 49 Privé
ab Onofre Marimon 0  Oil line 46 Officine Alfieri Maserati
ab Maurice Trintignant 0  Transmission 43 Equipe Gordini
ab Jean Behra 0  Oil pressure 37 Equipe Gordini
ab Lance Macklin 0  Valve 29 HW Motors
ab Juan Manuel Fangio 0  Valve 17 Officine Alfieri Maserati
ab Peter Hirt 0  Oil leak 17 Ecurie Espadon
ab Felice Bonetto 0   12 Officine Alfieri Maserati
ab Paul Frere 0  Connecting rod 1 HW Motors
ab Jacques Swaters 0  Collision 0 Ecurie Francorchamps
ab Louis Rosier 0  Collision 0 Ecurie Rosier
np Louis Chiron 0     Privé
np Elie Bayol 0     Privé
np Fred Wacker 0  Accident   Equipe Gordini

List of all cars for the 1953 Switzerland Grand Prix on the Bremgarten circuit

Gordini T16

Gordini 20 L6 2.0

Cooper T23

Bristol BS1 L6 2.0

Ferrari 166

Ferrari 125 V12 1.5

Ferrari 500

Ferrari 500 L4 2.0

OSCA 20

OSCA 2000 L6 2.0

Maserati A6GCM

Maserati A6 L6 2.0

HWM 53

Alta F2 L4 2.0