1976 Britain Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Brands Hatch circuit. Full information

1976 Britain Grand Prix poster

1976 Britain Grand Prix poster

1976 Britain Grand Prix

1976 Britain Grand Prix is 273rd Formula 1 race. Passed at the Brands Hatch circuit. Niki Lauda won the pole position and this race. This was his 12th victory. Jody Scheckter and John Watson also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 76 laps (320 km).

Previous race: 1976 France Grand Prix
Next race: 1976 Germany Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1976 Britain Grand Prix

65th victory for the Ferrari team
12th victory for the Niki Lauda
21st podium for the Niki Lauda
12th podium for the Jody Scheckter
2nd podium for the John Watson

1976 Britain Grand Prix

1976 Britain Grand Prix

Ferrari 312T2 - 1976 Britain Grand Prix winner

Ferrari 312T2 - 1976 Britain Grand Prix winner

1976 Britain Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Niki Lauda 9.00  1h 44m 19.66s  ( 183.881 km/h ) 76 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
2 Jody Scheckter 6.00  1h 44m 35.84s  ( +16.18s ) 76 Elf Team Tyrrell
3 John Watson 4.00   75 Citibank Team Penske
4 Tom Pryce 3.00   75 Shadow Racing Team
5 Alan Jones 2.00   75 Team Surtees
6 Emerson Fittipaldi 1.00   74 Copersucar-Fittipaldi
7 Harald Ertl 0   73 Hesketh Racing
8 Carlos Pace 0   73 Martini Racing
9 Jean-Pierre Jarier 0   70 Shadow Racing Team
dsq James Hunt 0  Started unofficially 1h 43m 27.61s 76 Marlboro Team McLaren
ab Gunnar Nilsson 0  Engine 67 John Player Team Lotus
ab Ronnie Peterson 0  Fuel pressure 60 March Engineering
ab Brett Lunger 0  Gearbox 55 Team Surtees
ab Patrick Depailler 0  Engine 47 Elf Team Tyrrell
ab Carlos Reutemann 0  Oil pressure 46 Martini Racing
ab Arturo Merzario 0  Engine 39 Ovoro Team March
dsq Clay Regazzoni 0  Changed car 36 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
dsq Jacques Laffite 0  Changed car 31 Ligier Gitanes
ab Bob Evans 0  Gearbox 24 RAM Racing
ab Vittorio Brambilla 0  Suspension 22 Beta Team March
ab Henri Pescarolo 0  Fuel pressure 16 Team Norev Racing with BS Fabrications
ab Chris Amon 0  Engine 8 Team Ensign
ab Mario Andretti 0  Ignition 4 John Player Team Lotus
ab Jochen Mass 0  Clutch 1 Marlboro Team McLaren
nq Divina Galica 0     Shellsport
nq Jacky Ickx 0     Walter Wolf Racing
ab Guy Edwards 0  Collision 0 Penthouse Rizla Racing with Hesketh
f Ingo Hoffmann 0  Car unavailable   Copersucar-Fittipaldi
nq Lella Lombardi 0     RAM Racing
ab Hans Joachim Stuck 0  Spin 0 March Engineering
nq Mike Wilds 0     Team P.R. Reilly

List of all cars for the 1976 Britain Grand Prix on the Brands Hatch circuit

McLaren M23

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Hesketh 308D

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Lotus 77

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Shadow DN3

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Copersucar FD04

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Tyrrell P34

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ferrari 312T2

Ferrari 015 F12 3.0

Ligier JS5

Matra MS73 V12 3.0

Williams FW05

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

March 761

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT44B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT45

Alfa Romeo 115-12 F12 3.0

Surtees TS19

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ensign N176

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Penske PC4

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Surtees TS16

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Shadow DN5B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0