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17/07/1955 Sir Stirling Moss claims first Grand Prix victory

Stirling Moss has won the British Grand Prix at the Aintree track near Liverpool. He kept first place for the rest of the 90 laps in spite of a strong last-lap challenge by Fangio at Tatts Corner. Moss started out for Mercedes-Benz, racking up wins in the Mercedes-Benz W 196 R in Formula 1.


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