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1976 Spanish GP
1975 Belgian GP

1976 Belgian GP

1976 Monaco GP
1977 Belgian GP
 XXXIV  Grote Prijs van Belgie


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 16 May 1976
Start time14:00
EventBelgian GP
CircuitZolder
Event FormatRace of 70 laps
Race7 of 18
Championship race269
Circuit
Laps70
Circuit Perimeter4262 m
Race Distance4262 × 70 = 298.340 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerLeft
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries29
Qualifiers26
Finishers12
Championship Debutants
Patrick Nève (Driver),    Penthouse Rizla Racing with Hesketh (Entrant)
MilestonesCar 37 - 20th Race Entry (Car Number)
Brabham - 500th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Ferrari - 75th Fastest Lap (Car Manufacturer)
Ferrari - 75th Fastest Lap (Engine Manufacturer)
Marlboro Team McLaren - 10th Race Entry (Entrant)
Niki Lauda - 10th Win (Driver)
Shadow Racing Team - 10th Race Entry (Entrant)
Records Broken 1. Highest 3rd Place Finish RatioLigier (20.00%),
2. Most 4th Fastest LapsLotus (14),
3. Most 11th Fastest LapsJean-Pierre Jarier (6)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsLotus (309),
2. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (210),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (342),
4. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (225),
5. Most Race WinsFerrari (63),
6. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (89),
7. Most 12th Place FinishesBrabham (18),
8. Most Fastest LapsFerrari (75),
9. Most 2nd Fastest LapsFerrari (22),
10. Most Races LedFerrari (166),
11. Most Laps LedFerrari (4432),
12. Most Race EntriesLotus (717),
13. Most Perfect WeekendsFerrari (34),
14. Most 2nd Place Qualifications, Finishes and Fastest LapsFerrari (6),
15. Most PolesFerrari (81),
16. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (75)

Championships
1 Niki Lauda 39 
same
2 James Hunt 15 
same
 Clay Regazzoni 15 
up
4 Patrick Depailler 10 
down
5 Jochen Mass 8 
same
6 Jody Scheckter 8 
same
7 Jacques Laffite 7 
up
8 Gunnar Nilsson 4 
down
9 Tom Pryce 4 
down
10 Hans-Joachim Stuck 3 
down
 Carlos Reutemann 3 
down
12 Alan Jones 2 
up
 Chris Amon 2 
same
 John Watson 2 
same
15 Emerson Fittipaldi 1 
down
 Carlos Pace 1 
down
 Mario Andretti 1 
down
1 Ferrari / Ferrari 42 
same
2 McLaren / Ford 19 
same
3 Tyrrell / Ford 16 
same
4 Ligier / Matra 7 
up
5 Lotus / Ford 4 
down
 Shadow / Ford 4 
down
7 Brabham / Alfa Romeo 3 
down
 March / Ford 3 
down
9 Penske / Ford 2 
same
 Surtees / Ford 2 
up
 Ensign / Ford 2 
same
12 Parnelli / Ford 1 
down
 Fittipaldi / Ford 1 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 1Car 1Car 1
EntrantScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
DriverNiki LaudaNiki LaudaNiki Lauda
CarFerrari 312T2Ferrari 312T2Ferrari 312T2
EngineFerrari 3.0 F12Ferrari 3.0 F12Ferrari 3.0 F12
Time1:42'53.231'26.551'25.98
Speed173.981 km/h177.276 km/h178.451 km/h


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led