Formula 1 World Championship 1953 Round 01 Argentina

The 1953 Argentine Grand Prix was Round 1 of the 1953 Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina on Sunday, 18 January 1953. Alberto Ascari started on pole position for Ferrari and was the race winner.

1953 Argentine Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapPoints
110Alberto AscariItalyFerrariPirelli973:01:04.600--1:48.400739
214Luigi VilloresiItalyFerrariPirelli961 lap1 lap6
34Jose Froilan GonzalezArgentinaMaseratiPirelli961 lap4
416Mike HawthornGreat BritainFerrariPirelli961 lap3
58Oscar GalvezArgentinaMaseratiPirelli961 lap2
630Jean BehraFranceGordini943 laps2 laps
728Maurice TrintignantFranceGordini916 laps3 laps
728Harry SchellUnited StatesGordini916 laps
822John BarberGreat BritainCooper Bristol907 laps1 lap
920Alan BrownGreat BritainCooper Bristol8710 laps3 laps
DNF26Robert ManzonFranceGordini67
DNF2Juan Manuel FangioArgentinaMaseratiPirelli36
DNF6Felice BonettoItalyMaseratiPirelli32
DNF12Nino FarinaItalyFerrariPirelli31
DNF32Carlos MenditeguyArgentinaGordini24
DNF34Pablo BirgerArgentinaSimca-Gordini21
DNF24Adolfo Schwelm CruzArgentinaCooper Bristol20