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1976 Austrian GP
1975 Dutch GP

1976 Dutch GP

1976 Italian GP
1977 Dutch GP
 XXIII  Grote Prijs van Nederland
 XXXIII  Grand Prix d'Europe



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

Details
DateSunday 29 August 1976
Start time14:00
EventDutch GP
CircuitZandvoort
Event FormatRace of 75 laps
Race14 of 18
Championship race276
Circuit
Laps75
Circuit Perimeter4226 m
Race Distance4226 × 75 = 316.950 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherMild, Dry
Participants
Entries27
Qualifiers26
Finishers12
Championship Debutants
Boy Hayje (Driver),
Conny Andersson (Driver),
McLaren M26 (Car Model),
   Shadow DN8 (Car Model),
F&S Properties (Entrant)
MilestonesBeta Team March - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Durex Team Surtees - 10th Race Entry (Entrant)
March Engineering - 1st Pole Position (Entrant)
Penske - 25th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Shadow Racing Team - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Records Broken 1. Most 12th Fastest Laps in a SeasonMarch (5),
2. Most 12th Fastest Laps in a SeasonVittorio Brambilla (3)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (215),
2. Most RetirementsLotus (316),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (347),
4. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (229),
5. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (90),
6. Most 12th Place FinishesRolf Stommelen (6),
7. Most Fastest LapsFerrari (79),
8. Most 9th Fastest LapsLotus (17),
9. Most Race EntriesLotus (730),
10. Most 5th Place QualificationsFerrari (68),
11. Most 13th Place QualificationsLotus (37)

Championships
1 Niki Lauda 61 
same
2 James Hunt 47 
same
3 Jody Scheckter 38 
same
4 Patrick Depailler 26 
same
5 Clay Regazzoni 22 
up
6 John Watson 19 
down
7 Jacques Laffite 16 
same
8 Jochen Mass 14 
same
9 Gunnar Nilsson 10 
same
10 Tom Pryce 10 
same
11 Mario Andretti 9 
up
12 Carlos Pace 7 
down
13 Hans-Joachim Stuck 6 
down
14 Alan Jones 4 
same
15 Carlos Reutemann 3 
same
16 Emerson Fittipaldi 3 
same
17 Chris Amon 2 
same
18 Ronnie Peterson 1 
same
 Vittorio Brambilla 1 
up
20 Rolf Stommelen 1 
down
1 Ferrari / Ferrari 70 
same
2 McLaren / Ford 52 
up
3 Tyrrell / Ford 51 
down
4 Penske / Ford 19 
same
5 Ligier / Matra 16 
same
6 Lotus / Ford 16 
same
7 Shadow / Ford 10 
up
8 Brabham / Alfa Romeo 9 
down
9 March / Ford 8 
same
10 Surtees / Ford 4 
same
11 Fittipaldi / Ford 3 
same
12 Ensign / Ford 2 
same
13 Parnelli / Ford 1 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 11Car 10Car 2
EntrantMarlboro Team McLarenMarch EngineeringScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
DriverJames HuntRonnie PetersonClay Regazzoni
CarMcLaren M23March 761Ferrari 312T2
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ferrari 3.0 F12
Time1:44'52.091'21.311'22.59
Speed181.342 km/h187.106 km/h184.206 km/h


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