40th Targa Florio 1956
Circuito Piccolo delle Madonie

 

Date: June 10, very hot, sunny Fastest Practice Lap: Eugenio Castellotti, 45'0", road not closed!
Track Length: 72 km Fastest Lap: Eugenio Castellotti, 44'54" on lap 1
Attendance:   No championship race  
Entries:   Distance: 10 laps for faster cars, 8 for the slower ones.
Practiced:   Average Speed: 90.77 km/h
Starters: 56 Organizer: Cavaliere Vincenzo Florio
Classified:   * Class Winners  

 

Pos Clas-
sific.
# Entrant
Car - Engine
Drivers, Nationality Engine
Vol
(cc)
Engine
Type
Group Time
Laps
Km
Reason Out
1 1 84 Porsche KG
Porsche 550A RS Spyder
Umberto Maglioli, I
Huschke von Hanstein, D (DND)
1498 F4 SC 7:54'52.6"
10 laps
 
2 2 104 Officine Alfieri Maserati
Maserati 300 S
Piero Taruffi, I
- No second driver -
3000 L6 SC 8:09'37.6"
10 laps
 
3 3 110 Scuderia Ferrari
Ferrari 860 Monza
Olivier Gendebien, B
Hans Herrmann, D
3431 L4 SC 8:15'36.0"
10 laps
 
4 4 96 Scuderia Centro Sud
Maserati A6 GCS/53
Giorgio Scarlatti, I
Fernando (Azzuro?) Manzini, I
1998 L6 SC 8:37'58.8"
10 laps
 
5 5 102 Officine Alfieri Maserati
Maserati 300 S
Franco Bordoni, I
Piero Carini, I
3000 L6 SC    
6 6 108 Officine Alfieri Maserati
Maserati 300 S
Carlo Pottino, I
Clemente Ravetto, I
3000 L6 SC    
7 7 40 -
Mercedes-Benz 300 SL
Armando Zampiero, I
Mario Sacchiero, I
2975 L6 GT 8:50'24"
8 laps
 
8 8 100 -
Maserati A6 GCS/53
Aldo Pedini, I
- No second driver -
1998 L6 SC    
9 9 36 -
Mercedes-Benz 300 SL
Guido Cestelli Guidi, I
Giuseppe Musso, I
2975 L6 GT
8 laps
 
10 10 34 -
Fiat 8V Zagato
Francesco Arezzo, I
Gennaro Alterio, I
1996 V8 GT
 
11 11 62 Francesco Tagliavia
OSCA MT4 1100
Francesco Tagliavia, I
Gaetano Santoncito, I
1100 L4 SC    
12 12 90 -
Maserati 150 S
Amelio Garavaglia, I
Luciano Gramegna, I
1484 L4 SC    
13 13 74 Angelo Sbordone
OSCA MT4 1100
Angelo Sbordone, I
- No second driver -
1100 L4 SC    
14 14 20 -
Alfa Romeo Giulietta SV
"Ivanhoe" (Piero Laureati), I
Pietro Pelloni, I (DND?)
1290 L4 TC    
15 15 50 Scuderia Taraschi
Giaur Giannini 750 Sport
Mario Piccolo, I
Vincenzo Gugliotta, I
750 L4 SC    
16 16 70 Domenico Rotolo
OSCA MT4 1100
Domenico Rotolo, I
Giuseppe Allotta, I
1100 L4 SC    
17 17 88 -
Maserati 150 S
Guido Perrella, I
Vincenzo Sorrentino, I
1484 L4 SC    
18 18 6 -
Alfa Romeo 1900 TI
Nevol Querci, I
Pietro Pelloni, I
1884?
1975?
L4 TC    
19 19 32 -
Fiat 8V
Maggiorello Maggiorelli, I
Amadeo Maggiorelli, I
1996 V8 GT    
20 20 114 Dan Margulies
Jaguar XK C-type
Dan Margulies, GB
David Piper, GB
3442 L6 SC    
21 21 10 -
Fiat 1100/103
Vito Coco, I
Vito Sabbia, I (DND?)
1300 L4 STC    
22 22 52 -
Giaur Giannini 750 Sport
Salvatore Sirchia, I
Luigi Di Pasquale, I
750 L4 SC    
23 23 30 -
Alfa Romeo Giuletta SV
Guido Garufi, I
Vincenzo Antonovito, I
1290 L4 GT 8:00'44"
8 laps
 
24 24 28 -
Alfa Romeo Giuletta SV
Ignazio Scaletta, I
Piergiacomo Ghitti, I
1290 L4 GT 8:09'56"
8 laps
 
25 25 22 -
Alfa Romeo 1900 TI?
Baldassare Taormina, I
Pasquale Tacci, I
1884 L4 GT 8:13'35"
8 laps
 
26 26 14 -
Fiat 1100/103 TV
Giacomo Frazitta, I
Igino Basseggio, I ?
Masacci, I ???
1300 L4 STC 8:09'44"
7 laps
 
27 27 92 -
Maserati A6 GCS/53
Letterio Cucinotta Piccolo, I
- No second driver -
1994 L4 SC    
28 28 64 -
Fiat Raor 1100 Sport
Antonio Di Salvo, I
Antonio Picone, I
1100 L4 SC    
29 29 16
Fiat 1100/103 TV
Francesco Mentesana, I
Ernesto Dagnino, I
1100 L4 STC 8:24'02"
7 laps
 
30 30 54 -
Fiat Fondi 750 Sport
Alfredo Fondi, I
Marcantonio Bellomare, I
750 L4 SC    
31 31 82 -
Stanguellini Sport Bialbero 1100
Francesco De Roberto, I
Raffaele Fiordelisi, I
1100 L4 SC    
32 32 8 -
Alfa Romeo 1900 TI
Roberto Dari, I
-
  L4 TC    
33 33 26 -
Lancia Aurelia B20
Menato Boffa, I
Vincenzo Maresco, I
2500 V6 STC    
                   
34 DQ 86 Automobili OSCA
OSCA MT4 1500
Guilio Cabianca, I
Luigi Villoresi, I
1500 L4 SC 8:07'50"
10 laps
2nd on road. DQ: Villoresi not entered in this car.
                   
35 DNF 58 Automobili OSCA
OSCA S750
Luigi Villoresi, I
-
750 L4 SC 5 laps Collision with dog
36 DNF 112 Scuderia Ferrari
Ferrari 860 Monza
Eugenio Castellotti, I
Peter Collins, GB
3431 L4 SC 2 laps Transmission
37 DNF 94 Scuderia Monzeglio
Maserati A6 GCS/53
Luigi Belucci, I
Vincenzo Sorrentino, I
1994 L4 SC 1 lap Gearbox
38 DNF 38 Mercedes
Mercedes-Benz 300 SL
Graf Wolfgang von Trips, D
Mortenson? Mortensen? ???
2975 L6 GT 1 lap Accident
39 DNF 106 Luigi Bordonaro
Ferrari 750 Monza
Antonio Pucci, I
Luigi Chiaramonte Bordonaro
    SC    
40 DNF 60
Ermini 1100 Sport - Fiat
Giampiero Chini
-
1100 L4 SC   Accident
41 DNF 12 -
Fiat 1100/103
Cavaliere, I
Micciche, I ?
Gaspare?
1300 L4 TC    
42 DNF 18 -
Fiat 1100/103 TV
-
-
  L4 TC    
43 DNF 24 -
Fiat 8V
Alfonso Vella, I
Giuseppe Alotta, I
1996 V8 GT    
44 DNF 56 -
Giannini 750 Sport
Giuseppe Marino, I
A. Di Pasquale, I
750 L4 SC    
45 DNF 66 -
Ermini 1100 Sport
Consolazio (Attilo?) Brandi, I
-
1100 L4 SC    
46 DNF 68 -
Ermini 1100 Sport
Orazio Licciardello, I
Catania, I
1100 L4 SC    
47 DNF 44 -
Giaur Giannini Sport
Alfredo Tinazzo, I
-
750 L4 SC    
48 DNF 4 -
Fiat 1100/103 TV
Montalbano, I
Pizzo, I
1300? L4 STC    
49 DNF   -
Maserati 300 S
Luigi Musso, I
-
    SC   DNS?
                   
50     -
-
Franco Corese, I
-
         
51     -
Maserati
Gerino Gerini, I
Chico Landi, BR
         
52     -
Alfa Romeo
Ariolo, I
Ariolo, I
    STC 8 laps?  
53     -
-
Emanuele Trapani, I
-
         
                   
54 DNS 72 -
Cisitalia 1100
Armando Soldano, I
Soldano, I
1100   SC    
55 DNS 76 -
OSCA MT4 1100
Domenico Tramontana, I
-
1100 L4 SC    
56 DNS   Scuderia Ferrari
Ferrari V12
Peter Collins, GB
Eugenio Castellotti, I
Hans Herrmann, D
  V12 SC   Accident in practice
57 DNS 110 Scuderia Ferrari
Ferrari 290MM
Hans Herrmann, D
Olivier Gendebien, B
3500        
58 DNS 42 -
Giannini
Giuffrida, I
Filippone, I
750 L4 SC    
59 DNS 46 -
Giaur 750
Giuliani, I
-
750 L4 SC    
60 DNS 48 -
DB Tank 750
Paul Carle, F
J. Casson/Cazon, F
750   SC    
61 DNS 78 -
Stanguellini 1100 Sport
Picciotto, I
Alleri, I
750 L4 SC    
62 DNS 80 -
Fiat Volpini 1100
Spinel
Soldano, I
1100 L4 SC    
63 DNS 98 -
Ferrari 500 Mondial
Benzoni, I
Naust, I
200   SC    

 

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