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1996 French GP
1995 British GP

1996 British GP

1996 German GP
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 XLIX  RAC British Grand Prix


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

Details
DateSunday 14 July 1996
Start time14:00
EventBritish GP
CircuitSilverstone
Event FormatRace of 61 laps
Race10 of 16
Championship race591
Circuit
Laps61
Circuit Perimeter5072 m
Race Distance5072 × 61 = 309.392 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherCloudy, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries22
Qualifiers20
Finishers11
Championship DebutantsSilverstone (5072 m) (Circuit Layout)
MilestonesEquipe Ligier Gauloises Blondes - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Forti Corse Srl - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Jacques Villeneuve - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Jos Verstappen - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Ricardo Rosset - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Rothmans Williams Renault - 20th Win (Entrant)
Rothmans Williams Renault - 25th Pole Position (Entrant)
Total Jordan Peugeot - 50th Race Entry (Entrant)
Tyrrell Yamaha - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Records Broken 1. Most 19th Place Qualifications in a SeasonMinardi (7),
2. Most 20th Place Qualifications in a Season Ricardo Rosset (6)
Records Extended 1. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1348),
2. Most 3rd Place QualificationsFerrari (141)

Championships
1  Damon Hill 63 
2  Jacques Villeneuve 48 
3  Michael Schumacher 26 
4  Jean Alesi 25 
5  Gerhard Berger 16 
up
6  David Coulthard 16 
down
7  Mika Häkkinen 16 
down
8  Olivier Panis 11 
down
9  Rubens Barrichello 10 
up
10  Eddie Irvine 9 
down
11  Heinz-Harald Frentzen 6 
12  Mika Salo 5 
13  Johnny Herbert 4 
14  Martin Brundle 3 
15  Jos Verstappen 1 
  Pedro Diniz 1 
1 Williams / Renault 111 
2 Benetton / Renault 41 
up
3 Ferrari / Ferrari 35 
down
4 McLaren / Mercedes 32 
5 Jordan / Peugeot 13 
up
6 Ligier / Mugen-Honda 12 
down
7 Sauber / Ford 10 
down
8 Tyrrell / Yamaha 5 
9 Footwork / Hart 1 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 6Car 5Car 6
EntrantRothmans Williams RenaultRothmans Williams RenaultRothmans Williams Renault
Driver Jacques Villeneuve Damon Hill Jacques Villeneuve
CarWilliams FW18Williams FW18Williams FW18
EngineRenault 3.0 V10Renault 3.0 V10Renault 3.0 V10
Time1:33'00.8741'26.8751'29.288
Speed199.576 km/h210.178 km/h204.498 km/h


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