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1996 Hungarian GP
1995 Belgian GP

1996 Belgian GP

1996 Italian GP
1997 Belgian GP
 LIV  Grand Prix de Belgique


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

Details
DateSunday 25 August 1996
Start time14:00
EventBelgian GP
CircuitSpa-Francorchamps
Event FormatRace of 44 laps
Race13 of 16
Championship race594
Circuit
Laps44
Circuit Perimeter6968 m
Race Distance6968 × 44 = 306.592 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherOvercast, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries20
Qualifiers19
Finishers10
Championship DebutantsSpa-Francorchamps (6968 m) (Circuit Layout)
MilestonesCar 10 - 500th Race Entry (Car Number)
Equipe Ligier Gauloises Blondes - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Tyrrell Yamaha - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Records Broken 1. Most 19th Place QualificationsMinardi (36)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (496),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (628),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (396),
4. Most Race WinsFerrari (108),
5. Highest 2nd Place Finish RatioWilliams (13.80%),
6. Most 2nd Fastest LapsWilliams (85),
7. Most 4th Fastest LapsFerrari (80),
8. Most Races LedFerrari (274),
9. Most Laps LedFerrari (7203),
10. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1354),
11. Most 2nd Place Qualifications, Finishes and Fastest LapsWilliams (22),
12. Most 3rd Place QualificationsFerrari (143),
13. Most 9th Place QualificationsFerrari (65),
14. Most 19th Place Qualifications in a SeasonMinardi (9),
15. Most 19th Place Qualifications in a SeasonPedro Lamy (7)

Championships
1 Damon Hill 81 
same
2 Jacques Villeneuve 68 
same
3 Michael Schumacher 39 
up
4 Jean Alesi 38 
down
5 Mika Häkkinen 23 
same
6 David Coulthard 18 
same
7 Gerhard Berger 17 
same
8 Olivier Panis 13 
same
9 Rubens Barrichello 12 
same
10 Eddie Irvine 9 
same
11 Heinz-Harald Frentzen 6 
same
12 Mika Salo 5 
same
13 Johnny Herbert 4 
same
14 Martin Brundle 3 
same
15 Jos Verstappen 1 
same
 Pedro Diniz 1 
same
1 Williams / Renault 149 
same
2 Benetton / Renault 55 
same
3 Ferrari / Ferrari 48 
same
4 McLaren / Mercedes 41 
same
5 Jordan / Peugeot 15 
same
6 Ligier / Mugen-Honda 14 
same
7 Sauber / Ford 10 
same
8 Tyrrell / Yamaha 5 
same
9 Footwork / Hart 1 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 1Car 6Car 4
EntrantScuderia FerrariRothmans Williams RenaultMild Seven Benetton Renault
DriverMichael SchumacherJacques VilleneuveGerhard Berger
CarFerrari F310Williams FW18Benetton B196
EngineFerrari 3.0 V10Renault 3.0 V10Renault 3.0 V10
Time1:28'15.1251'50.5741'53.067
Speed208.443 km/h226.860 km/h221.858 km/h


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