1956 FIA Formula One World Championship®
|Grand Prix||Date||Winning Driver||Team||Laps||Time|
|Indianapolis 500||30/05/1956||Pat Flaherty||Watson-Offenhauser||200||3:53'28.84|
|Great Britain||14/07/1956||Juan Manuel Fangio||Ferrari||101||2:59'47.0|
|Germany||05/08/1956||Juan Manuel Fangio||Ferrari||22||3:38'43.7|
POINTS SYSTEM:(8,6,4,3,2) fastest lap: 1 point.Only the best five of eight scores counted towards the world championship. Points for shared drive were divided equally between the drivers, regardless of who had driven more laps unless one of the drivers was deemed to have completed 'insufficient distance'. Drivers who shared more than one car during a race received points only for their highest position.