Porsche 1956

356 A
550
597


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 ret. 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. ret. 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 ret. 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 ret. 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 ret. 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 ret. 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 ret. 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 entries:

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 ret. - -
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 ret. - -
28 550/4 1500 550-0032 Storez / Polensky G.Olivier ret. - -
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.