Porsche 1956

356 A
550
597

Germany


10.000 Porsche zjeżdża z taśmy produkcyjnej.

W marcu zbudowano 10-tysięczny samochód.


4264 ex.

 

356 A

356A 1300 (B4 cyl, 1290 ccm, 44 PS; wb: 2100 mm)
356A 1300 Super (B4 cyl, 1290 ccm, 60 PS; wb: 2100 mm)
356A 1600 (B4 cyl, 1582 ccm, 60 PS; wb: 2100 mm)
356A 1600 Super (B4 cyl, 1582 ccm, 75 PS; wb: 2100 mm)
 Coupé
 Cabriolet
 Speedster
356A 1500 GS Carrera (B4 cyl, 1498 ccm, 100 PS; wb: 2100 mm)
 Speedster


Speedster


GS Carrera


and Coupé

 

550

550 / 1500 RS (B4 cyl, 1498 ccm, 110 PS; wb: 2100 mm) - end of prod.
550A - new model

 

597 Jagdwagen

597 (B4 cyl, 1582 ccm, 50 PS; wb: 2060 mm)

 

 

Victories:
       
         

F.I.A. World Sports Car Championship entries:

  1000 km Buenos Aires 29.01.1956 (round 1) Results:
#       Entrant: gen. class
1 550 Spyder   Juhan / Lopes   acc. S1.5 -    
2 550 Spyder   Mayol / Gobbi   fail. S1.5 -    
 
  12h Sebring 24.03.1956 (round 2) Results:
#   chassis   Entrant: gen. class
41 550 Spyder   Herrmann / von Trips Porsche K.G. 6th S1.5 1st    
42 550   Crawford / Linge / von Hanstein Porsche K.G. fail. S1.5 -    
43 550 Spyder   McAfee / Lovely John Edgar 7th S1.5 2nd    
66 550   Marshall/Brundage/von Hanstein Porsche KG 14th S1.5 3rd    
 
  Mille Miglia 18-29.04.56 (round 3) Results:
#   chassis   Entrant: gen. category class
033 356 1300 Super   Wissel / Valsecchi   71st T/GT1.3 20th GT1.3 15th
037 356A 1300 Super   Strähle / Greger   23rd T/GT1.3 4th GT1.3 4th
047 356 1300 Super   Richter   dnf T/GT1.3 -    
100 356 1300 Super   Oesterle   85th T/GT1.3 22nd GT1.3 17th
109     Bauer / de Bernardinis   dnf T/GT1.3 -    
119     Fantuzzi / Bevilacqua   dnf T/GT1.3 -    
130 356 Super   Schiller / Briffaud   65th T/GT1.3 18th GT1.3 13th
140 356 1300 Super   Balas / Borne   dnf T/GT1.3 -    
230 356 1500 Speedster   von Saucken / Bialas   64th SP 2nd SP1.5 1st
248 356A Carrera 1500 GS   Nathan / Kaiser   22nd T/GT1.6 2nd GT1.6 2nd
249 356   Blendl   dnf T/GT1.6 -    
250 356 1500 Carrera   Schild / Aumas   dnf T/GT1.6 -    
251 356 Carrera   Lissmann   41st T/GT1.6 3rd GT1.6 3rd
252 356 1500   Kretschmann / Trager   126th T/GT1.6 7th GT1.6 4th
253 356 1500   Lautenschlager / Fischer   dnf T/GT1.6 -    
255 356 Carrera   Persson / Blomqvist   18th T/GT1.6 1st GT1.6 1st
257 356 1500   Plaut / Zick   dnf T/GT1.6 -    
258 356 1500   Bochsler / Feth   dnf T/GT1.6 -    
302 356   Herold   dns T/GT1.6 -    
419 550A Spyder   Herrmann / Enz   dnf S1.5 -    
421 550 Spyder   von Frankenberg   dns S1.5 -    
426 550 Spyder   Knoch   87th S1.5 3rd    
429 550 Spyder   Bracco   dnf S1.5 -    
432 550   Köchert   dnf S1.5 -    
 
  Nürburgring 1000 km 27.05.1956 (round 4) Results:
#   chassis   Entrant: gen. class
20 550 RS #0102 von Frankenberg / Herrmann Porsche 6th S1.5 2nd    
21 550 RS #0038 von Trips / Maglioli Porsche 4th S1.5 1st    
34 550 Spyder #0031 May / May M.May dnf S1.5 -    
36 550 Spyder   Busch / Schwaneberg K.Busch acc. S1.5 -    
40 550 Spyder   Helfrich / Nöcker T.Helfrich dnf ser.S1.5 -    
41 550 Spyder #0015 Seidel / Glöckler W.Seidel fail. ser.S1.5 -    
42 550 Spyder #0033 Lautenschlager / Fischer E.Lautenschlager dna ser.S1.5 -    
43 550 Spyder #0018 Kretschmann / Liebl F.Kretschmann 13th ser.S1.5 1st    
44 550 Spyder #0077 Goethals / Rousselle Francorchamps dns ser.S1.5 -    
45 550 Spyder #0041 Hezemans / de Beaufort G.Koechert 24th ser.S1.5 2nd    
47 550 Spyder #0081 Buff / Köchert W.C.Buff dnf ser.S1.5 -    
60 356 Carrera   Götze / Sauter R.F.Goetze dna GT/T2.0 -    
61 356A Carrera 1500 GS   Nathan / Kaiser Max Nathan 9th GT/T2.0 1st    
62 356 Carrera #55818 Blendl / Lissmann L.Blendl fail. GT/T2.0 -    
63 356 Carrera   Zick / Plaut H.G.Plaut 15th GT/T2.0 3rd    
64 356 1600S   Wittmann / Hampel W.H.Wittmann 20th GT/T2.0 4th    
65 356 Carrera   Schulze / Nogueira H.Schülze 10th GT/T2.0 2nd    
66 356 Carrera   Seiler / Wirz E.Seiler dna GT/T2.0 -    
67 356 1500 Super   Buess / Hammernick Meute fail. GT/T2.0 -    
68 356 Carrera   Persson / Kronegard O.Persson dna GT/T2.0 -    
70 356   Trenkel / Niedermayr R.Trenkel dnf GT/T1.3 -    
71 356   Strähle / Denk E.Hofmann dnf GT/T1.3 -    
72 356   Deutenberg / Jäger H.Deutenberg 25th GT/T1.3 10th    
73 356   Jeser / Elmenhorst J.Jeser dnf GT/T1.3 -    
74 356   Falk / Joch K.Falk 26th GT/T1.3 11th    
75 356   Kling / Graf A.Kling fail. GT/T1.3 -    
76 356   Busch / Bös H.Busch 21st GT/T1.3 7th    
77 356   Greger / von Saucken S.Greger 22nd GT/T1.3 8th    
78 356   Oesterle / Günther H.Oesterle 23rd GT/T1.3 9th    
  356   Günther H.Oesterle dna GT/T1.3 -    
 
  Sveriges Grand Prix 12.08.1956 (round 5) Results:
#   chassis   Entrant: gen. class    
41 550 Spyder #0082 Thirion / Dubois ENB 12th PS2.0 4th    
42 550 Spyder #0041 Hezemans / Oebels M.Hezemans fail. PS2.0 -    
43 550 Spyder #0081 von Frankenberg / Buff W.C.Buff 8th PS2.0 1st    
44 550 Spyder #0045 Herrmann / Kaiser G.Kaiser 13th PS2.0 5th    
45 550 Spyder #0036 Nöcker / Seidel W.Seidel 11th PS2.0 3rd    
Victories:
1st Targa Florio #84 550 A Maglioli/von Hanstein
2nd Rudge Withworth Cup #25 550 Trips / Frankenberg

Other races:
Targa Florio 10.06.1956  Results:
#       Entrant: gen. category class
84 550 A RS 1500   Maglioli   1st sport 1st 1.1-1.5 1st
     
  24h Le Mans 28.07.1956   Results:
#   chassis #   Entrant: gen. class   perf. index
24 RS 550 A/4 1.5 550A-0103 Maglioli / Herrmann Porsche KG fail.   - -  
25 RS 550 A/4 1.5 550A-0104 Trips / Frankenberg Porsche KG 5th 1.1-1.5 1st 2nd
26 356 Carrera 1.5   Nathan / Glöckler Porsche KG acc.   - -  
27 550/4 RS 1.5 550-041 Hezemans / Beaufort W.Seidel fail.   - -  
28 550/4 1500 550-0032 Storez / Polensky G.Olivier fail.   - -  
34 356 A/4 1.3 56007 Bourel / Slotine R.Bourel 13th 1.1-1.5 3rd    


Porsche 550 #41, engine: F4 2v DOHC 1496 cm³ (Hans Herrmann / Wolfgang von Trips) by Porsche K.G. at 12 Hours Sebring.


Porsche 550 #42, engine: F4 2v DOHC 1496 cm³ (Ed Crawford / Herbert Linge / Huschke von Hanstein) by Porsche K.G. at 12 Hours Sebring.


1000 km Nürburgring: Wolfgang Von Trips, Porsche 550.


The winner of Targa Florio, Umberto Maglioli in the 550 A RS 1500.


Porsche at 24h Le Mans. #24 RS 550 A/4 (#550A-0103) 1498 cm³ (Umberto Maglioli / Hans Herrmann)


RS 550 A/4 Coupé (#550A-0104) 1498 cm³ (Wolfgang von Trips / Richard von Frankenberg) at Le Mans.


550/4 RS (#550-041) 1498 cm³ (Mathieu Hezemans / Carel Godin de Beaufort) at Le Mans.


Typ 550 A Spyder prowadzony przez Hansa Herrmanna na starcie do Mille Miglia.


Porsche 550, chassis #0036, engine: F4 2v DOHC 1500 cm³ (Peter Nöcker / Wolfgang Seidel) by Wolfgang Seidel at Sveriges Grand Prix.