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1996 Italian GP
1995 Portuguese GP

1996 Portuguese GP

1996 Japanese GP
2020 Portuguese GP
 XV  Grande Premio de Portugal


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

Details
DateSunday 22 September 1996
Start time14:00
EventPortuguese GP
CircuitEstoril
Event FormatRace of 70 laps
Race15 of 16
Championship race596
Circuit
Laps70
Circuit Perimeter4360 m
Race Distance4360 × 70 = 305.200 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherPartially cloudy, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries20
Qualifiers20
Finishers16
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesDamon Hill - 20th Pole Position (Driver)
Elf - 2500th Race Entry (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Williams - 100th Fastest Lap (Car Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most 15th Place FinishesMinardi (9),
2. Most Perfect WeekendsWilliams (44),
3. Most 5th Place Qualifications in a SeasonBenetton (9)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (499),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (631),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (398),
4. Most 3rd Place FinishesFerrari (135),
5. Most 5th Place FinishesFerrari (72),
6. Highest 2nd Place Finish RatioWilliams (13.87%),
7. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1358),
8. Most 4th Place QualificationsFerrari (140),
9. Most 6th Place QualificationsFerrari (120),
10. Most 19th Place QualificationsMinardi (37),
11. Most 19th Place Qualifications in a SeasonMinardi (10),
12. Most 19th Place Qualifications in a Season Pedro Lamy (8)

Championships
1  Damon Hill 87 
2  Jacques Villeneuve 78 
3  Michael Schumacher 53 
4  Jean Alesi 47 
5  Mika Häkkinen 27 
6  Gerhard Berger 18 
up
7  David Coulthard 18 
down
8  Rubens Barrichello 14 
9  Olivier Panis 13 
10  Eddie Irvine 11 
11  Heinz-Harald Frentzen 6 
12  Martin Brundle 6 
13  Mika Salo 5 
14  Johnny Herbert 4 
15  Pedro Diniz 2 
16  Jos Verstappen 1 
1 Williams / Renault 165 
2 Benetton / Renault 65 
3 Ferrari / Ferrari 64 
4 McLaren / Mercedes 45 
5 Jordan / Peugeot 20 
6 Ligier / Mugen-Honda 15 
7 Sauber / Ford 10 
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
Time1:40'22.9151'20.3301'22.873
Speed182.423 km/h195.394 km/h189.398 km/h


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