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1976 Italian GP
1974 Canadian GP

1976 Canadian GP

1976 United States GP
1977 Canadian GP
 XV  Labatt's Canadian Grand Prix


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

Details
DateSunday 3 October 1976
Start time14:00
EventCanadian GP
CircuitMosport Park
Event FormatRace of 80 laps
Race16 of 18
Championship race278
Circuit
Laps80
Circuit Perimeter3957 m
Race Distance3957 × 80 = 316.560 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries27
Qualifiers26
Finishers20
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesAlan Jones - 20th Race Entry (Driver)
McLaren - 20th Win (Car Manufacturer)
Wolf-Williams - 20th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most 4th Place Qualifications in a Season Patrick Depailler (5)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (218),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (350),
3. Most 6th Place FinishesFerrari (44),
4. Highest 2nd Place Finish RatioTyrrell (13.81%),
5. Most Race EntriesLotus (734),
6. Most 6th Place QualificationsFerrari (57)

Championships
1  Niki Lauda 64 
2  James Hunt 56 
3  Jody Scheckter 43 
4  Patrick Depailler 33 
up
5  Clay Regazzoni 29 
down
6  Jacques Laffite 20 
7  John Watson 19 
8  Jochen Mass 16 
9  Mario Andretti 13 
up
10  Gunnar Nilsson 10 
down
11  Tom Pryce 10 
down
12  Ronnie Peterson 10 
down
13  Carlos Pace 7 
14  Hans-Joachim Stuck 6 
15  Alan Jones 4 
16  Carlos Reutemann 3 
17  Emerson Fittipaldi 3 
18  Chris Amon 2 
19  Vittorio Brambilla 1 
  Rolf Stommelen 1 
1 Ferrari / Ferrari 77 
2 McLaren / Ford 61 
up
3 Tyrrell / Ford 59 
down
4 Ligier / Matra 20 
5 Lotus / Ford 20 
up
6 Penske / Ford 19 
down
7 March / Ford 17 
down
8 Shadow / Ford 10 
9 Brabham / Alfa Romeo 9 
10 Surtees / Ford 4 
11 Fittipaldi / Ford 3 
12 Ensign / Ford 2 
13 Parnelli / Ford 1 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 11Car 11Car 4
EntrantMarlboro Team McLarenMarlboro Team McLarenElf Team Tyrrell
Driver James Hunt James Hunt Patrick Depailler
CarMcLaren M23McLaren M23Tyrrell P34
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8
Time1:40'09.6261'12.3891'13.817
Speed189.632 km/h196.787 km/h192.980 km/h


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