F1 Through The Years – Part 2 – 1955-1959

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1955
Race Schedule and Winners

1 – 16 January 1955 – Argentine Grand Prix – Buenos Aires
— Pole: Jose Froilan Gonzalez – Winner: Juan Manuel Fangio – Mercedes
2 – 22 May 1955 – Monaco Grand Prix – Monte Carlo
— Pole: Juan Manuel Fangio – Winner: Maurice Trintignant – Ferrari
3 – 30 May 1955 – Indianapolis 500 – Indianapolis Motor Speedway
— Pole: Jerry Hoyt – Winner: Bob Sweikert – Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser
4 – 05 June 1955 – Belgian Grand Prix – Spa Francorchamps
— Pole: Eugenio Castellotti – Winner: Juan Manuel Fangio – Mercedes
5 – 19 June 1955 – Dutch Grand Prix – Zandvoort
— Pole: Juan Manuel Fangio – Winner: Juan Manuel Fangio – Mercedes
6 – 16 July 1955 – British Grand Prix – Aintree
— Pole: Stirling Moss – Winner: Stirling Moss – Mercedes
7 – 11 September 1955 – Italian Grand Prix – Monza
— Pole: Juan Manuel Fangio – Winner: Juan 305840;1378653770641;14;96D
*French, German, Spanish & Swiss Grand Prix cancelled due to Le Mans tragedy*

Drivers Championship Top 10

1 – Juan Manuel Fangio – ARG – Mercedes – 40 Points (41*) – 4 Wins
2 – Stirling Moss – GBR – Mercedes – 23 Points – 1 Win
3 – Eugenio Castellotti – ITA – Ferrari – 12 Points
4 – Maurice Trintignant – FRA – Ferrari – 11 1/3 Points# – 1 Win
5 – Giuseppe Farina – ITA – Ferrari – 10 1/3 Points#
6 – Piero Taruffi – ITA – Ferrari/Mercedes – 9 Points
7 – Bob Sweikert – USA – Kurtis-Kraft – 8 Points – 1 Win
8 – Roberto Mieres – ARG – Maserati – 7 Points
9 – Jean Behra – FRA – Maserati – 6 Points
10 – Luigi Musso – ITA – Maserati – 6 Points

*Only best five results counted towards championship*
#1/3 Points scored due to a number of drivers sharing fastest lap#

1956
Race Schedule and Winners

1 – 22 January 1956 – Argentine Grand Prix – Buenos Aires
— Pole: Juan Manuel Fangio – Winner: Luigi Musso/Juan Manuel Fangio – Ferrari
2 – 13 May 1956 – Monaco Grand Prix – Monte Carlo
— Pole: Juan Manuel Fangio – Winner: Stirling Moss – Maserati
3 – 30 May 1956 – Indianapolis 500 – Indianapolis Motor Speedway
— Pole: Pat Flaherty – Winner: Pat Flaherty – Watson-Offenhauser
4 – 03 June 1956 – Belgian Grand Prix – Spa Francorchamps
— Pole: Juan Manuel Fangio – Winner: Peter Collins – Ferrari
5 – 01 July 1956 – French Grand Prix – Reims
— Pole: Juan Manuel Fangio – Winner: Peter Collins – Ferrari
6 – 14 July 1956 – British Grand Prix – Silverstone
— Pole: Stirling Moss – Winner: Juan Manuel Fangio – Ferrari
7 – 05 August 1956 – German Grand Prix – Nurburgring
— Pole: Juan Manuel Fangio – Winner: Juan Manuel Fangio – Ferrari
8 – 02 September 1956 – Italian Grand Prix – Monza
— Pole: Juan Manuel Fangio – Winner: Stirling Moss – Maserati

Drivers Championship Top 10

1 – Juan Manuel Fangio – ARG – Ferrari – 30 Points (33*) – 3 Wins
2 – Stirling Moss – GBR – Maserati – 27 Points (28*) – 2 Wins
3 – Peter Collins – GBR – Ferrari – 25 Points – 2 Wins
4 – Jean Behra – FRA – Maserati – 22 Points
5 – Pat Flaherty – USA – Watson – 8 Points – 1 Win
6 – Eugenio Castellotti – ITA – Ferrari – 7.5 Points
7 – Sam Hanks – USA – Kurtis-Kraft – 6 Points
8 – Paul Frere – BEL – Ferrari – 6 Points
9 – Paco Godia – ESP – Maserati – 6 Points
10 – Jack Fairman – GBR – Connaught – 5 Points

*Only best five results counted towards championship*

1957
Race Schedule and Winners

1 – 13 January 1957 – Argentine Grand Prix – Buenos Aires
— Pole: Stirling Moss – Winner – Juan Manuel Fangio – Maserati
2 – 19 May 1957 – Monaco Grand Prix – Monte Carlo
— Pole: Juan Manuel Fangio – Winner: Juan Manuel Fangio – Maserati
3 – 30 May 1957 – Indianapolis 500 – Indianapolis Motor Speedway
— Pole: Pat O’Connor – Winner: Sam Hanks – Epperly-Offenhauser
4 – 07 July 1957 – French Grand Prix – Rouen-Les-Essarts
— Pole: Juan Manuel Fangio – Winner: Juan Manuel Fangio – Maserati
5 – 20 July 1957 – British Grand Prix – Aintree
— Pole: Stirling Moss – Winner: Tony Brooks/Stirling Moss – Vanwall
6 – 04 August 1957 – German Grand Prix – Nurburgring
— Pole: Juan Manuel Fangio – Winner: Juan Manuel Fangio – Maserati
7 – 18 August 1957 – Pescara Grand Prix – Pescara
— Pole: Juan Manuel Fangio – Winner: Stirling Moss – Vanwall
8 – 08 September 1957 – Italian Grand Prix – Monza
— Pole: Stuart Lewis-Evans – Winner: Stirling Moss – Vanwall

Drivers Championship Top 10

1 – Juan Manuel Fangio – ARG – Maserati –  40 Points (46*) – 4 Wins
2 – Stirling Moss – GBR – Maserati – 25 Points – 3 Wins
3 – Luigi Musso – ITA – Ferrari – 16 Points
4 – Mike Hawthorn – GBR – Ferrari – 13 Points
5 – Tony Brooks – GBR – Vanwall – 11 Points – 1 Win
6 – Masten Gregory – USA – Maserati Ferrari – 10 Points
7 – Harry Schell – USA – Maserati – 10 Points
8 – Sam Hanks – USA – Epperly – 8 Points – 1 Win
9 – Peter Collins – GBR – Ferrari – 8 Points
10 – Jim Rathmann – USA – Epperly – 6 Points

*Only best five results counted towards championship*

1958
Race Schedule and Winners

1 – 19 January 1958 – Argentine Grand Prix – Buenos Aires
— Pole: Juan Manuel Fangio – Winner: Stirling Moss – Cooper-Climax
2 – 18 May 1958 – Monaco Grand Prix – Monte Carlo
— Pole: Tony Brooks – Winner: Maurice Trintignant – Cooper-Climax
3 – 26 May 1958 – Dutch Grand Prix – Zandvoort
— Pole: Stuart Lewis-Evans – Winner: Stirling Moss – Vanwall
4 – 30 May 1958 – Indianapolis 500 – Indianapolis Motor Speedway
— Pole: Dick Rathmann – Winner: Jimmy Bryan – Epperly-Offenhauser
5 – 15 June 1958 – Belgian Grand Prix – Spa Francorchamps
— Pole: Mike Hawthorn – Winner: Tony Brooks – Vanwall
6 – 06 July 1958 – French Grand Prix – Reims
— Pole: Mike Hawthorn – Winner: Mike Hawthorn – Ferrari
7 – 19 July 1958 – British Grand Prix – Silverstone
— Pole: Stirling Moss – Winner: Peter Collins – Ferrari
8 – 03 August 1958 – German Grand Prix – Nurburging
— Pole: Mike Hawthorn – Winner: Tony Brooks – Vanwall
9 – 24 August 1958 – Portuguese Grand Prix – Boavista
— Pole: Stirling Moss – Winner: Stirling Moss – Vanwall
10 – 07 September 1958 – Italian Grand Prix – Monza
— Pole: Stirling Moss – Winner: Tony Brooks – Vanwall
11 – 19 October 1958 – Moroccan Grand Prix – Ain-Diab
— Pole: Mike Hawthorn – Winner: Stirling Moss – Vanwall

Drivers Championship Top 10

1 – Mike Hawthorn – GBR – Ferrari – 42 Points (49*) – 1 Win
2 – Stirling Moss – GBR – Cooper/Vanwall  – 41 Points – 4 Wins
3 – Tony Brooks – GBR – Vanwall – 24 Points – 3 Wins
4 – Roy Salvadori – GBR – Cooper – 15 Points
5 – Peter Collins – GBR – Ferrari – 14 Points – 1 Win
6 – Harry Schell – USA – Maserati/BRM – 14 Points
7 – Maurice Trintignant – FRA – Cooper – 12 Points – 1 Win
8 – Luigi Musso – ITA – Ferrari – 12 Points
9 – Stuart Lewis-Evans – GBR – Vanwall – 11 Points
10 – Phil Hill – USA – Maserati/Ferrari – 9 Points

*Only best six results counted towards championship *

Constructors Championship Top 3

1 – Vanwall – GBR – 48 Points (57*) – 6 Wins
2 – Ferrari – ITA – 40 Points (57*) – 2 Wins
3 – Cooper-Climax – GBR – 31 Points – 2 Wins

*Only highest placed car scored points for manufacturers*

1959
Race Schedule and Winners

1 – 10 May 1959 – Monaco Grand Prix – Monte Carlo
— Pole: Stirling Moss – Winner: Jack Brabham – Cooper-Climax
2 – 30 May 1959 – Indianapolis 500 – Indianapolis Motor Speedway
— Pole: Johnny Thomson – Winner: Rodger Ward – Watson-Offenhauser
3 – 31 May 1959 – Dutch Grand Prix – Zandvoort
— Pole: Joakim Bonnier – Winner: Joakim Bonnier – BRM
4 – 05 July 1959 – French Grand Prix – Reims
— Pole: Tony Brooks – Winner: Tony Brooks – Ferrari
5 – 18 July 1959 – British Grand Prix – Aintree
— Pole: Jack Brabham – Winner: Jack Brabham – Cooper-Climax
6 – 02 August 1959 – German Grand Prix – AVUS
— Pole: Tony Brooks – Winner: Tony Brooks – Ferrari
7 – 23 August 1959 – Portuguese Grand Prix – Monsanto
— Pole: Stirling Moss – Winner: Stirling Moss – Cooper-Climax
8 – 13 September 1959 – Italian Grand Prix – Monza
— Pole: Stirling Moss – Winner: Stirling Moss – Cooper-Climax
9 – 12 December 1959 – United States Grand Prix – Sebring
— Pole: Stirling Moss – Winner: Bruce McLaren – Cooper-Climax

Drivers Championship Top 10

1 – Jack Brabham – AUS – Cooper-Climax – 31 Points (34*) – 2 Wins
2 – Tony Brooks – GBR – Ferrari – 27 Points – 2 Wins
3 – Stirling Moss – GBR – Cooper-Climax – 25.5 Points – 2 Wins
4 – Phil Hill – USA – Ferrari – 20 Points
5 – Maurice Trintignant – FRA – Cooper-Climax – 19 Points
6 – Bruce McLaren – NZL – Cooper-Climax – 16.5 Points
7 – Dan Gurney – USA – Ferrari – 13 Points
8 – Joakim Bonnier – SWE – BRM – 10 Points – 1 Win
9 – Masten Gregory – USA – Cooper-Climax – 10 Points
10 – Rodger Ward – USA – Watson – 8 Points – 1 Win

*Only best five results counted towards championship*

Constructors Championship Top 3

1 – Cooper-Climax – GBR – 40 Points (53*) – 5 Wins
2 – Ferrari – ITA – 32 Points (38*) – 2 Wins
3 – BRM – GBR – 18 Points – 1 Win

*Only highest placed car scored points for manufacturers*

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