Formula 1 World Championship 1955 Round 01 Argentina

The 1955 Argentine Grand Prix was Round 1 of the 1955 Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina on Sunday, 16 January 1955. José Froilán González started on pole position for Ferrari and Juan Manuel Fangio was the race winner for Mercedes.

1955 Argentine Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsTime/RetiredTimeGapIntervalBest LapLapPoints
12Juan Manuel FangioArgentinaMercedesContinental963:00:38.6003:00:38.600--1:48.300459
212Jose Froilan GonzalezArgentinaFerrariEnglebert60+89.6003:02:08.200+1:29.6002
Nino FarinaItaly20+1:29.6003.3
Maurice TrintignantFrance1644 laps3.3
310Maurice TrintignantFranceFerrariEnglebert94+2 laps2 laps
Umberto MaglioliItaly1.3
Nino FarinaItaly
48Stirling MossGreat BritainMercedesContinental94+2 laps2 laps1
Hans HerrmannGermany1
Karl KlingGermany1
518Roberto MieresArgentinaMaseratiPirelli915 laps3 laps2
628Jean BehraFranceMaseratiPirelli88+8 laps8 laps3 laps
Harry SchellUnited States
722Harry SchellUnited StatesMaseratiPirelli83+13 laps13 laps5 laps
Luigi MussoItaly
Sergio MantovaniItaly
DNF20Sergio MantovaniItalyMaseratiPirelli54DNF
Luigi MussoItaly
Jean BehraFrance
DNF26Clemar BucciArgentinaMaseratiPirelli54DNF
Harry SchellUnited States
Carlos MenditeguyArgentina
DNF42Jesús Ricardo IglesiasArgentinaGordini38DNF
DNF14Maurice TrintignantFranceFerrariEnglebert36DNF
DNF36Eugenio CastellottiItalyLanciaPirelli35DNF
Luigi VilloresiItaly
DNF16Stirling MossGreat BritainMercedesPirelli29DNF
DNF30Alberto UriaUruguayMaserati22DNF
DNF32Alberto AscariItalyLanciaPirelli21DNF
DNF38Elie BayolFranceGordini7DNF
DNF16Jean BehraFranceMaseratiPirelli2DNF
DNF4Karl KlingGermanyMercedesContinental2DNF
DNF34Luigi VilloresiItalyLanciaPirelli2DNF
DNF40Pablo BirgerArgentinaGordini1DNF
DNF24Carlos MenditeguyArgentinaMaseratiPirelli1DNF