Giuseppe Farina 'Nino'


Career Points115
Pole Positions5
Racing SeriesFormula One

1948 Monaco Grand Prix: Prelude to a Championship
The streets of Monaco would host its first ever grand prix in 1929. The first edition of the race would be an immediate hit with drivers and spectators alike, and therefore, would only grow from then .....

1950 Italian Grand Prix: A Misfortunate Fortune
The outbreak of World War II had seemingly stolen away the best years of Giuseppe Farina's racing career. And now, heading into the Italian Grand Prix during the inaugural season of the Formula One Wo.....

Emilio Giuseppe ^Nino^ Farina: The Stiff-Armed Champion
Through what was nearly the first-third of the Italian Grand Prix of 1950 it would be Juan Manuel Fangio running up near the front with the championship within his grasp. However, on the 34th lap of t.....

1953 Spa 24 Hours: A Methodical Operation
Right from the very beginning of his racing career, Giuseppe Farina would enjoy considerable success in endurance sports car races but would never manage to come through on the top step of the podium......

1953 German Grand Prix: Farina^s Curtain Call
On the 28th of October, 1951 a very poignant moment in Formula One would unfold. Alfa Romeo would take its 159 Alfetta, a car more than a decade old and stretched to its absolute limits, to victory in.....