1954 France Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Reims circuit. Full information

1954 France Grand Prix poster

1954 France Grand Prix poster

1954 France Grand Prix

1954 France Grand Prix is 36th Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Reims circuit. Juan Manuel Fangio won the pole position and this race. This was his 10th victory. Karl Kling and Robert Manzon also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 61 laps (506 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1954 Belgium Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1954 Britain Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1954 France Grand Prix

1st victory for the Mercedes team
10th victory for the Juan Manuel Fangio
15th podium for the Juan Manuel Fangio
1st podium for the Karl Kling
2nd podium for the Robert Manzon

1954 France Grand Prix

1954 France Grand Prix

Mercedes W196s - 1954 France Grand Prix winner

Mercedes W196s - 1954 France Grand Prix winner

1954 France Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Juan Manuel Fangio 8.00  2h 42m 47.9s  ( 186.644 km/h ) 61 Daimler-Benz
2 Karl Kling 6.00  2h 42m 48.0s  ( +00.1s ) 61 Daimler-Benz
3 Robert Manzon 4.00   60 Ecurie Rosier
4 Prince Bira 3.00   60 Prince Bira
5 Luigi Villoresi 2.00   58 Officine Alfieri Maserati
6 Jean Behra 0   56 Equipe Gordini
ab Paul Frere 0  Transmission 50 Equipe Gordini
ab Maurice Trintignant 0  Engine 36 Scuderia Ferrari
ab Onofre Marimon 0  Gearbox 27 Officine Alfieri Maserati
ab Louis Rosier 0  Engine 27 Ecurie Rosier
ab Roberto Mieres 0  Engine 24 Privé
ab Ken Wharton 0  Transmission 19 Owen Racing Organisation
ab Harry Schell 0  Fuel pump 19 Privé
ab Hans Herrmann 1.00  Engine 16 Daimler-Benz
ab Roy Salvadori 0  Transmission 15 Gilby Engineering
ab Jose-Froilan Gonzalez 0  Engine 13 Scuderia Ferrari
ab Lance Macklin 0  Engine 10 HW Motors
ab Mike Hawthorn 0  Engine 9 Scuderia Ferrari
ab Georges Berger 0  Valve 9 Privé
ab Jacques Pollet 0  Engine 8 Equipe Gordini
ab Alberto Ascari 0  Engine 1 Officine Alfieri Maserati
f Giuseppe Farina 0  Injury   Scuderia Ferrari
f Jacques Swaters 0  Engine   Ecurie Filipinetti
np Sergio Mantovani 0  Not present   Officine Alfieri Maserati
f Peter Collins 0  Car unavailable   GA Vandervell

List of all cars for the 1954 France Grand Prix on the Reims circuit

Gordini T16

Gordini 23 L6 2.5

Mercedes W196s

Mercedes M196 L8 2.5

HWM 53

Alta GP L4 2.5

Maserati 250F

Maserati 250F1 L6 2.5

Ferrari 500/625

Ferrari 625 L4 2.5

Ferrari 625

Ferrari 625 L4 2.5

Ferrari 553

Ferrari 554 L4 2.5

Maserati A6GCM

Maserati A6 L6 2.0

Vanwall Special

Vanwall 254 L4 2.5