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1976 Season
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1976 Dutch GP
1975 Italian GP

1976 Italian GP

1976 Canadian GP
1977 Italian GP
 XLVII  Gran Premio d'Italia


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

Details
DateSunday 12 September 1976
Start time14:00
EventItalian GP
CircuitMonza
Event FormatRace of 52 laps
Race15 of 18
Championship race277
Circuit
Laps52
Circuit Perimeter5800 m
Race Distance5800 × 52 = 301.600 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherMild, Wet
Participants
Entries29
Qualifiers27
Finishers19
Championship Debutants
Otto Stuppacher (Driver),
OASC Racing Team (Entrant),
   Monza (5800 m) (Circuit Layout)
MilestonesJacques Laffite - 1st Pole Position (Driver)
James Hunt - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
Ligier Gitanes - 1st Pole Position (Entrant)
Ligier - 1st Pole Position (Car Manufacturer)
March Engineering - 1st Win (Entrant)
Marlboro Team McLaren - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Records Broken 1. Highest 3rd Place Finish RatioLigier (15.38%),
2. Most 8th Place Finishes in a SeasonTom Pryce (4),
3. Most 17th Fastest LapsLotus (14)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsLotus (317),
2. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (217),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (349),
4. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (230),
5. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (91),
6. Most 4th Place FinishesFerrari (58),
7. Most 11th Place FinishesJohn Watson (6),
8. Most 13th Place FinishesLotus (14),
9. Most 2nd Fastest LapsFerrari (26),
10. Most 10th Fastest LapsJacky Ickx (5),
11. Most 2nd Fastest Laps in a SeasonFerrari (7),
12. Most 12th Fastest Laps in a SeasonMarch (6),
13. Most 12th Fastest Laps in a SeasonVittorio Brambilla (4),
14. Most Race EntriesLotus (732),
15. Most 5th Place QualificationsFerrari (69),
16. Most 7th Place QualificationsFerrari (41),
17. Most 9th Place QualificationsFerrari (34),
18. Most 12th Place QualificationsLotus (37),
19. Most 14th Place QualificationsLotus (34)

Championships
1 Niki Lauda 64 
same
2 James Hunt 47 
same
3 Jody Scheckter 40 
same
4 Clay Regazzoni 28 
up
5 Patrick Depailler 27 
down
6 Jacques Laffite 20 
up
7 John Watson 19 
down
8 Jochen Mass 14 
same
9 Gunnar Nilsson 10 
same
10 Tom Pryce 10 
same
11 Ronnie Peterson 10 
up
12 Mario Andretti 9 
down
13 Carlos Pace 7 
down
14 Hans-Joachim Stuck 6 
down
15 Alan Jones 4 
down
16 Carlos Reutemann 3 
down
17 Emerson Fittipaldi 3 
down
18 Chris Amon 2 
down
19 Rolf Stommelen 1 
up
 Vittorio Brambilla 1 
down
1 Ferrari / Ferrari 76 
same
2 Tyrrell / Ford 53 
up
3 McLaren / Ford 52 
down
4 Ligier / Matra 20 
up
5 Penske / Ford 19 
down
6 March / Ford 17 
up
7 Lotus / Ford 16 
down
8 Shadow / Ford 10 
down
9 Brabham / Alfa Romeo 9 
down
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 10Car 26Car 10
EntrantMarch EngineeringLigier GitanesMarch Engineering
DriverRonnie PetersonJacques LaffiteRonnie Peterson
CarMarch 761Ligier JS5March 761
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Matra 3.0 V12Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8
Time1:30'35.61'41.351'41.3
Speed199.750 km/h206.019 km/h206.120 km/h


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