1976 Brazil Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Interlagos circuit. Full information

1976 Brazil Grand Prix poster

1976 Brazil Grand Prix poster

1976 Brazil Grand Prix

1976 Brazil Grand Prix is 265th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Interlagos circuit. James Hunt won the pole position, Niki Lauda won this race. This was his 8th victory. Patrick Depailler and Tom Pryce also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 40 laps (318 km).

Previous race: 1975 USA Grand Prix
Next race: 1976 South Africa Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1976 Brazil Grand Prix

60th victory for the Ferrari team
8th victory for the Niki Lauda
14th podium for the Niki Lauda
3rd podium for the Patrick Depailler
2nd podium for the Tom Pryce

Niki Lauda - Winner of the 1976 Brazil Grand Prix

Niki Lauda - Winner of the 1976 Brazil Grand Prix

1976 Brazil Grand Prix

1976 Brazil Grand Prix

Ferrari 312T - 1976 Brazil Grand Prix winner

Ferrari 312T - 1976 Brazil Grand Prix winner

1976 Brazil Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Niki Lauda 9.00  1h 45m 16.78s  ( 181.460 km/h ) 40 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
2 Patrick Depailler 6.00  1h 45m 35.25s  ( +18.47s ) 40 Elf Team Tyrrell
3 Tom Pryce 4.00  1h 45m 40.62s  ( +23.84s ) 40 Shadow Racing Team
4 Hans Joachim Stuck 3.00  1h 46m 44.95s  ( +1m 28.17s ) 40 March Engineering
5 Jody Scheckter 2.00  1h 47m 13.24s  ( +1m 56.46s ) 40 Elf Team Tyrrell
6 Jochen Mass 1.00  1h 47m 15.05s  ( +1m 58.27s ) 40 Marlboro Team McLaren
7 Clay Regazzoni 0  1h 47m 32.02s  ( +2m 15.24s ) 40 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
8 Jacky Ickx 0   39 Frank Williams Racing Cars
9 Renzo Zorzi 0   39 Frank Williams Racing Cars
10 Carlos Pace 0   39 Martini Racing
11 Ingo Hoffmann 0   39 Copersucar-Fittipaldi
12 Carlos Reutemann 0  Out of fuel 37 Martini Racing
13 Emerson Fittipaldi 0   37 Copersucar-Fittipaldi
14 Lella Lombardi 0   36 Lavazza March
ab Jean-Pierre Jarier 0  Accident 33 Shadow Racing Team
ab James Hunt 0  Accident 32 Marlboro Team McLaren
ab Vittorio Brambilla 0  Oil pressure 15 Beta Team March
ab Jacques Laffite 0  Gearbox 14 Ligier Gitanes
ab Ronnie Peterson 0  Overheating 10 John Player Team Lotus
ab Mario Andretti 0  Collision 6 John Player Team Lotus
ab Ian Ashley 0  Oil pump 2 Stanley BRM
ab John Watson 0  Fire 2 Citibank Team Penske

List of all cars for the 1976 Brazil Grand Prix on the Interlagos circuit

Copersucar FD03

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ligier JS5

Matra MS73 V12 3.0

March 761

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Shadow DN5B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

BRM P201B

BRM P200 V12 3.0

Ferrari 312T

Ferrari 015 F12 3.0

Lotus 77

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Copersucar FD04

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

McLaren M23

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Penske PC3

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Williams FW04

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Williams FW05

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Tyrrell 007

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT45

Alfa Romeo 115-12 F12 3.0