| 5 August 1956|
22.810 km (14.173 mi)
| Permanent road course|
| XVIII Großer Preis von Deutschland|
Nürburgring, Nürburg, West Germany
22 laps, 501.820 km (311.806 mi)
Drivers' Championship standings
Note: Only the top five positions are included.
1956 German Grand Prix Wikipedia
The 1956 German Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held on 5 August 1956 at Nürburgring. It was the seventh round of the 1956 World Drivers' Championship.
Forty-five-year-old Argentine Juan Manuel Fangio won the race for Ferrari, and broke Hermann Lang's 17-year-old lap record, set in a Mercedes. Present at the event was 18-year old Juan Carlos, later King of Spain, in support of his relative Alfonso de Portago.