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1976 Austrian GP
1975 Dutch GP

1976 Dutch GP

1976 Evening News Trophy
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
Race22 of 31
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)
Shadow Racing Team - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
 Penske - 25th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Records Broken None
Records Extended 1. Most Drivers' Championship Points Scores Ferrari (347),
2. Most Retirements Lotus (316),
3. Most Podium Finishes Ferrari (229),
4. Most Constructors' Championship Points Scores Ferrari (215),
5. Most 2nd Place Finishes Ferrari (90),
6. Most 12th Place Finishes Rolf Stommelen (6),
7. Most Fastest Laps Ferrari (79),
8. Most Race Entries Lotus (730),
9. Most 5th Place Qualifications Ferrari (68),
10. Most 13th Place Qualifications Lotus (37)

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

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 11Car 10Car 2
EntrantMarlboro Team McLarenMarch EngineeringScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
Driver James Hunt Ronnie Peterson Clay Regazzoni
Car McLaren M23 March 761 Ferrari 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