Constructors
Championship
(Unofficial)

1956 World Drivers Championship 
0.75 Litre Supercharged
2.5 Litre Normally Aspirated 

Driver Nat. Car
RA

MC

IND

B

F

GB

D

I
TOTAL
Juan Manuel Fangio RA Lancia-Ferrari D50 5*+ 4*+
DNF 4* 8 9* (3+) 30 (33)
Stirling Moss GB Maserati 250F DNF 8
3*+ 1+ (1*) 6 9* 27 (28)
Peter Collins GB Ferrari 555 Supersqualo
Lancia-Ferrari D50
DNF
3+


8

8

3+

DNF

3+
25
Jean Behra F Maserati 250F 6 4
- 4 4 4 DNF 22
Pat Flaherty USA Watson-Offenhauser

8




8
Eugenio Castellotti I Lancia-Ferrari D50 DNF 1 1/2+
DNF 6 - DNF - 7 1/2
Paul Frere B Lancia-Ferrari D50


6



6
Sam Hanks USA Kurtis KK500C-Offenhauser

6




6
Francesco Godia-Sales I Maserati 250F


DNF - - 3 3 6
Jack Fairman GB Connaught B-Alta




3
2 5
Luigi Musso I Lancia-Ferrari D50 4+ DNF



DNF DNF 4
Mike Hawthorn GB Maserati 250F
BRM P25
Vanwall VW2
4
DNF




-

DNF


4
Don Freeland USA Philips-Offenhauser

4




4
Ron Flockhart GB BRM P25
Connaught B-Alta





DNF

4
4
Johnnie Parsons USA Kuzma-Offenhauser

3




3
Harry Schell USA Vanwall VW(56)
Maserati 250F

DNF

3
-
DNF
DNF
DNF
3
Alfonso de Portago E Lancia-Ferrari D50



DNF 3+ DNF DNF 3
Cesare Perdisa I Maserati 250F
-
2+ 1+ -

3
Olivier Gendebien B Lancia-Ferrari D50 2


DNF


2
Hermanos da Silva Ramos BR Gordini T16
Gordini T32

2


-

DNF


DNF
2
Luigi Villoresi I Maserati 250F


2 DNF - DNF DNF 2
Dick Rathmann USA Kurtis KK500C-Offenhauser

2




2
Horace Gould GB Maserati 250F
-
DNF
2 DFN
2
Louis Rosier F Maserati 250F
DNF
- - DNF 2
2
Chico Landi BR Maserati 250F 1 1/2+






1 1/2
Gerino Gerini I Maserati 250F 1 1/2+





- 1 1/2
Paul Russo USA Kurtis-Offenhauser

1*




1
Jose Froilan Gonzalez RA Maserati 250F
Vanwall VW1
DNF




DNF



Alberto Uria I Maserati A6GCM -+







Oscar Gonzalez U Maserati A6GCM -+







Carlos Menditéguy RA Maserati 250F DNF







Luigi Piotti I Maserati 250F DNF




DNF -
Robert Manzon F Gordini T16
Gordini T32

DNF


-

-

DNF

DNF

Elie Bayol F Gordini T32
-






André Pilette B Gordini T32
Lancia-Ferrari D50
Gordini T16

-

-


-




Louis Chiron MC Maserati 250F
DNQ
- -



Piero Scotti I Connaught B-Alta


DNF




Maurice Trintignant F Vanwall VW2
Bugatti T251
Vanwall VW4

DNF
DNF
DNF


DNF



DNF

Tony Brooks GB BRM P25
DNF


DNF


Piero Taruffi I Maserati 250F
Vanwall VW1




DNF


DNF

André Simon F Maserati 250F



DNF



Archie Scott-Brown GB Connaught B-Alta




DNF


Desmond Titterington GB Connaught B-Alta




DNF


Colin Chapman GB Vanwall VW3



DNS



Paul Emery GB Emeryson-Alta




DNF


Jack Brabham AUS Maserati 250F




DNF


Umberto Maglioli I Maserati 250F




DNF DNF DNF
Bruce Halford GB Maserati 250F




DNF - DNF
Roy Salvadori GB Maserati 250F




DNF DNF -
Bob Gerard GB Cooper T23-Bristol




-


Ottorino Volonterio I Maserati A6GCM





-

Giorgio Scarletti I Ferrari 500





DNF

Emmanuel de Graffenried CH Maserati 250F





DNF

André Milhoux B Gordini T32





DNF

Les Leston GB Connaught B-Alta






DNF
Jo Bonnier S Maserati 250F






DNF
Wolfgang von Trips D Lancia-Ferrari D50






DNS

 

Point System

8 points  - 1st Shared drives divide points
6 points  - 2nd Shared fastest laps divide point
4 points  - 3rd Best five results count toward championship
3 points  - 4th Fangio not awarded 1 1/2 points for shared 4th place at Monaco
2 points  - 5th
1 point  - Fastest Lap