Giuseppe Farina

Emilio Giuseppe "Nino" Farina (30 October 1906 – 30 Juin 1966) wis an Italian racin driver. He staunds oot in the history o Grand Prix motor racin for his much-copied "straicht-arm" drivin style an his status as the first ever Formula Ane Warld Champion.

Giuseppe Farina
BornEmilio Giuseppe Farina
30 October 1906(1906-10-30)
Turin, Piedmont, Italy
Dee'd30 Juin 1966(1966-06-30) (aged 59)
Aiguebelle, Savoy, Fraunce
Formula Ane Warld Championship career
NaitionalityItaly Italian
Active years19501955
TeamsAlfa Romeo, Ferrari
Entries34 (33 stairts)
Championships1 (1950)
Podiums20[note 1]
Career pynts115 ​13 (127 ​13)[note 2]
Powl poseetions5
Festest laps5
First entry1950 Breetish Grand Prix
First win1950 Breetish Grand Prix
Last win1953 German Grand Prix
Last entry1955 Italian Grand Prix


  1. tot o 20 podiums includes baith 2nt place an 3rd place at the 1955 Argentine Grand Prix
  2. Up until 1990, not all points scored by a driver contributed to their final World Championship tally (see leet o pynts scorin seestems for more information). Nummers wioot parentheses are Championship points; nummers in parentheses are tot pynts scored.