Juan Manuel Fangio

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Juan Manuel Fangio
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Nationality Argentinian
Formula One World Championship career
Active years 1950 - 1951, 1953 - 1958
Teams Alfa Romeo, Maserati, Mercedes, Ferrari
Races 52
Championships 5
Wins 24
Podiums 31
Pole positions 29
Fastest laps 23
First race 1950 British Grand Prix
First win 1950 Monaco Grand Prix
Last win 1957 German Grand Prix
Last race 1958 French Grand Prix

Juan Manuel Fangio (June 24, 1911 - July 17, 1995) was a legendary race car driver. He was often called The Maestro, because he dominated the first ten years of Formula One racing, by winning the drivers' championship five times. Those five times were 1951, and from 1954 to 1957. (1954, 1955, 1956 and 1957).