Gordini 1956

France

 


 


Six-cylinder Gordini which struggled along to collect starting-money for Amedee Gordini to keep his team going.

 



F.I.A. World Sports Car Championship entries:
 
  1000 km Buenos Aires 29.01.1956 (round 1) Results:
#   chassis #   Entrant: gen. class
3 T15 Special Porsche 0015GC Delfosse / Escudero   dsq S1.5 -    
5 T15S 0010GC Jantus / Gomez   fail. S1.5 -    
 
Victories:
 
Other entries:     
 
  24h Le Mans 28.07.1956 Entrant: Results:
# chassis # gen. class perf. index
15 T15S (2474 cm³) 0043 Manzon / Guichet Gordini fail.   - -  
16 T23S (2474 cm³) 15-0017S Ramos / Guelfi Gordini fail.   - -  
29 T17S (1495 cm³) 0039 Milhoux / Rinen Gordini fail.   - -  
        
Victories:
 
1st Pescara GP Manzon


Le Mans.

Formula 1 Entries:

Monaco GP 13.05.1956 (round 2) Monaco
# Car Engine Driver Entrant Result  
2     Robert Manzon Equipe Gordini acc.  
4     Élie Bayol / Pilette Equipe Gordini 6th  
6     Hermano da Silva Ramos Equipe Gordini 5th  
 
French GP 01.07.1956 (round 5) Reims
# Car Engine Driver Entrant Result  
30     Robert Manzon Equipe Gordini 9th  
32     Hermano da Silva Ramos Equipe Gordini 8th  
34     André Pilette Equipe Gordini 11th  
 
British GP 14.07.1956 (round 6) Silverstone
# Car Engine Driver Entrant Result  
14     Hermano da Silva Ramos Equipe Gordini fail.  
15     Robert Manzon Equipe Gordini 9th  
 
German GP 05.08.1956 (round 7) Nürburgring
# Car Engine Driver Entrant Result  
10     Robert Manzon Equipe Gordini fail.  
11     André Milhoux Equipe Gordini fail.  
11     André Pilette Equipe Gordini dns  
 
Italian GP 02.09.1956 (round 8) Monza
# Car Engine Driver Entrant Result  
8     Hermano da Silva Ramos Equipe Gordini fail.  
10     Robert Manzon Equipe Gordini fail.  
12     André Simon Equipe Gordini 9th  
 


Le Mans.

T16 Gordini 25 2.5 L8
T32 Gordini 23 2.5 L6