Formula 1 World Championship 1952 Round 01 Switzerland

The 1952 Swiss Grand Prix was Round 1 of the 1952 Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held at Bremgarten in Bern, Switzerland on Sunday, 18 May 1952. Nino Farina started on pole position for Ferrari and his team-mate Piero Taruffi was the race winner.

1952 Swiss Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityCarTyreLapsRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapPoints
130Piero TaruffiItalyFerrariPirelli623:01:46.100--2:49.100469
242Rudi FischerSwitzerlandFerrariPirelli623:04:23.300+2:37.200+2:37.2006
36Jean BehraFranceGordini611 lap1 lap4
422Ken WhartonGreat BritainFrazer Nash602 laps1 lap3
526Alan BrownGreat BritainCooper Bristol593 laps1 lap2
638Emmanuel de GraffenriedSwitzerlandMaserati Plate584 laps1 lap
744Peter HirtSwitzerlandFerrari566 laps2 laps
824Eric BrandonGreat BritainCooper Bristol557 laps1 lap
DNF10Prince BiraThailandSimca-Gordini52
DNF32Nino FarinaItalyFerrariPirelli51
Andre SimonFrance
DNF40Harry SchellUnited StatesMaserati PlatePirelli31
DNF46Stirling MossGreat BritainHWM Alta24
DNF20Lance MacklinGreat BritainHWM Alta24
DNF8Robert ManzonFranceGordini20
DNF28Nino FarinaItalyFerrari16
DNF18Peter CollinsGreat BritainHWM Alta12
DNF16George AbecassisGreat BritainHWM Alta12
DNF2Hans Von StuckGermanyAFM Kuchen4
DNF4Toni UlmenGermanyVeritas4
DNF12Louis RosierFranceFerrariPirelli2
DNF50Max de TerraSwitzerlandSimca-Gordini1