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The 1957 Formula One season was the 8th season of the FIA Formula One motor racing. It commenced in Argentina on January 13, and concluded on September 8 in Italy, after 8 races.


BackgroundEdit

Teams and DriversEdit

Formula One Entry ListEdit

The full Formula One entry list for the 1957 FIA Formula One World Championship is outlined below:

Constructor Chassis Tyre Driver Rounds
Team Engine
Maserati 250F P Argentina Juan Manuel Fangio 1-2, 4-8
Italy Officine Alfieri Maserati Maserati 250F1 L6 2.5
Maserati 250F1 V12 2.5
United Kingdom Stirling Moss 1
France Jean Behra 1, 4-8
Argentina Carlos Menditeguy 1-2, 4-5
Italy Giorgio Scarlatti 2, 6-8
United States Harry Schell 2, 4-8
West Germany Hans Herrmann 2
Ferrari 801 E
P
United Kingdom Peter Collins 1-2, 4-6, 8
Italy Scuderia Ferrari Ferrari DS50 V8 2.5 Italy Luigi Musso 1, 4-8
Italy Eugenio Castellotti 1
United Kingdom Mike Hawthorn 1-2, 4-6, 8
West Germany Wolfgang von Trips 1-2, 8
Italy Cesare Perdisa 1
Spain Alfonso de Portago 1
Argentina José Froilán González 1
France Maurice Trintignant 2, 4-5
Maserati
Ferrari
250F
500
P United States Harry Schell 1
Italy Scuderia Centro Sud Maserati 250F1 L6 2.5
Ferrari 625 L4 2.5
Argentina Alejandro de Tomaso 1
Sweden Jo Bonnier 1, 7-8
United States Masten Gregory 2, 6-8
France André Simon 2
West Germany Hans Herrmann 6
Maserati 250F P Italy Luigi Piotti 1-2, 7-8
Italy Privateer Maserati 250F1 L6 2.5
BRM P25 D United Kingdom Ron Flockhart 2, 4
United Kingdom Owen Racing Organisation BRM P25 L4 2.5 United Kingdom Roy Salvadori 2
United States Herbert MacKay-Fraser 4
United Kingdom Jack Fairman 5
United Kingdom Les Leston 5
Connaught-Alta B D United Kingdom Stuart Lewis-Evans 2
United Kingdom Connaught Engineering Alta GP L4 2.5 United Kingdom Ivor Bueb 2
Cooper-Climax T43 A
D
Australia Jack Brabham 2, 4, 7
United Kingdom Cooper Car Company Climax FPF L4 2.0 United Kingdom Les Leston 2
United Kingdom Mike MacDowel 4
United Kingdom Roy Salvadori 5, 7
Vanwall VW 5 P United Kingdom Stirling Moss 2, 5-8
United Kingdom Vandervell Products Vanwall 254 L4 2.5 United Kingdom Tony Brooks 2, 5-8
United Kingdom Stuart Lewis-Evans 4-8
United Kingdom Roy Salvadori 4
Maserati 250F D United Kingdom Horace Gould 2, 4-8
United Kingdom H.H. Gould Maserati 250F1 L6 2.5
Maserati 250F P Sweden Jo Bonnier 5
Sweden Jo Bonnier Maserati 250F1 L6 2.5
Maserati 250F D United Kingdom Ivor Bueb 5
United Kingdom Gilby Engineering Maserati 250F1 L6 2.5
Cooper-Climax T43 D Australia Jack Brabham 5
United Kingdom R.R.C Walker Racing Team Climax FPF L4 2.0
Cooper-Bristol T44 D United Kingdom Bob Gerard 5
United Kingdom Bob Gerard Bristol BS2 L6 2.2
Maserati 250F D United Kingdom Bruce Halford 6-8
United Kingdom Privateer Maserati 250F1 L6 2.5
Maserati 250F P Spain Francisco Godia-Sales 6-8
Spain Privateer Maserati 250F1 L6 2.5
Maserati 250F P Switzerland Ottorino Volonterio 8
Switzerland Privateer Maserati 250F1 L6 2.5 France André Simon 8

Formula Two Entry ListEdit

The full Formula Two entry list for the 1957 FIA Formula One World Championship is outlined below:

Constructor Chassis Tyre Driver Rounds
Team Engine
Cooper-Climax T43 D United Kingdom Roy Salvadori 6
United Kingdom Cooper Car Company Climax FPF L4 1.5
Cooper-Climax T43 D Australia Jack Brabham 6
United Kingdom R.R.C Walker Racing Team Climax FPF L4 1.5
Porsche RS550 Italy Umberto Maglioli 6
West Germany Dr Ing F. Porsche KG Porsche 547/3 F4 1.5 West Germany Edgar Barth 6
Cooper-Climax T41
T43
D United Kingdom Tony Marsh 6
United Kingdom Ridgeway Management Climax FPF L4 1.5 Australia Paul England 6
Porsche RS550 D Netherlands Carel Godin de Beaufort 6
Netherlands Ecurie Maarsbergen Porsche 547/3 F4 1.5
Cooper-Climax T43 D United Kingdom Brian Naylor 6
United Kingdom J.B. Naylor Climax FPF L4 1.5
Cooper-Climax T43 D United Kingdom Dick Gibson 6
United Kingdom Privateer Climax FPF L4 1.5

Non-Championship race resultsEdit

The following Formula One races, also held in 1957, did not count towards the World Championship of Drivers.

Race Name Circuit Date Winning driver Constructor Report
Argentina XI Gran Premio Ciudad
de Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires 27 January Argentina Juan Manuel Fangio Italy Maserati Report
Italy VII Gran Premio di Siracusa Syracuse 7 April United Kingdom Peter Collins Italy Lancia-Ferrari Report
France XVII Pau Grand Prix Pau 22 April France Jean Behra Italy Maserati Report
United Kingdom V Glover Trophy Goodwood 22 April United Kingdom Stuart Lewis-Evans United Kingdom Connaught-Alta Report
Italy X Gran Premio di Napoli Posillipo 28 April United Kingdom Peter Collins Italy Lancia-Ferrari Report
France XXIII Grand Prix de Reims Reims-Gueux 14 July Italy Luigi Musso Italy Lancia-Ferrari Report
France V Grand Prix de Caen Caen 28 July France Jean Behra United Kingdom BRM Report
United Kingdom IX BRDC International Trophy Silverstone 14 September France Jean Behra United Kingdom BRM Report
Italy V Gran Premio di Modena Modena 22 September France Jean Behra Italy Maserati Report
Morocco VI Grand Prix de Maroc Ain-Diab 27 October France Jean Behra Italy Maserati Report

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