Juan Manuel Fangio

Juan Manuel Fangio was an Argentine Formula One World Champion who won the Drivers’ Title 5 times in 1951, 1954, 1955, 1956 and 1957. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest F1 champions of all time.

PROFILE

Nationality: Argentine

Date of Birth: 24/06/1911

Place of Birth: Balcarce

Died: 17/07/1995

F1 Career Statistics

World Championship Titles: 5

Race Wins: 24

Pole Positions: 29

Front Row Starts: 48

Fastest Laps: 23

Podiums: 35

Points: 245

Grands Prix Entered: 52

Grands Prix Started: 51

Highest Race Finish: 1st

Highest Grid Position: 1st