Mercedes - Monaco Grand Prix - Stirling Moss - 1955 - Photoprint

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Mercedes - Monaco Grand Prix - Stirling Moss - 1955 - Photoprint
New/as new

Start Monaco Grand Prix 1955 - Mercedes-Benz W196 Monoposto - #6 Stirling Moss/#2 JM. Fangio
Limited Edition 20/50 Pcs - With Certificate. (COA) - Size 70x50 cm

The 1955 Monaco Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held at Monaco on May 22, 1955. It was race 2 of 7 in the 1955 World Championship of Drivers and was given an honorary name, Grand Prix d'Europe.

Stirling Moss had been signed by Mercedes for the new season and Maserati had replaced him with Jean Behra. The Silver Arrows of Fangio and Moss dominated, running 1-2 until half distance, trailed by Ascari and Castellotti. At the halfway mark, Fangio retired with transmission trouble,giving the lead to Moss. Almost a lap ahead, a seemingly sure win for Moss was ended on Lap 80 when his Benz's engine blew.


Lot details
Object
Photoprint
Sports/ Event
Monaco Grand Prix
Team
Mercedes
Athlete
Stirling Moss
Year
1955
Condition
New/as new
Dimensions
70×50×0 cm
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