1976 Spain Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Jarama circuit. Full information

1976 Spain Grand Prix poster

1976 Spain Grand Prix poster

1976 Spain Grand Prix

1976 Spain Grand Prix is 268th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Jarama circuit. James Hunt won the pole position and this race. Niki Lauda and Gunnar Nilsson also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 75 laps (255 km).

Previous race: 1976 USA West Grand Prix
Next race: 1976 Belgium Grand Prix
Race Start: 2nd May 1976

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1976 Spain Grand Prix

16th victory for the McLaren team
2nd victory for the James Hunt
11th podium for the James Hunt
17th podium for the Niki Lauda
1st podium for the Gunnar Nilsson

1976 Spain Grand Prix

1976 Spain Grand Prix

McLaren M23 - 1976 Spain Grand Prix winner

McLaren M23 #11 - 1976 Spain Grand Prix winner

1976 Spain Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 James Hunt McLaren M23, #11 9.00  1h 42m 20.43s  ( 149.677 km/h ) 75 Marlboro Team McLaren
2 Niki Lauda Ferrari 312T2, #1 6.00  1h 42m 51.40s  ( +30.97s ) 75 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
3 Gunnar Nilsson Lotus 77, #6 4.00  1h 43m 08.45s  ( +48.02s ) 75 John Player Team Lotus
4 Carlos Reutemann Brabham BT45, #7 3.00   74 Martini Racing
5 Chris Amon Ensign N176, #22 2.00   74 Team Ensign
6 Carlos Pace Brabham BT45, #8 1.00   74 Martini Racing
7 Jacky Ickx Williams FW05, #20 0   74 Walter Wolf Racing
8 Tom Pryce Shadow DN5B, #16 0   74 Shadow Racing Team
9 Alan Jones Surtees TS19, #19 0   74 Team Surtees
10 Michel Leclere Williams FW05, #21 0   73 Walter Wolf Racing
11 Clay Regazzoni Ferrari 312T2, #2 0   72 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
12 Jacques Laffite Ligier JS5, #26 0   72 Ligier Gitanes
13 Larry Perkins Boro 001, #37 0   72 HB Bewaking Alarm Systems
ab Jochen Mass McLaren M23, #12 0  Engine 65 Marlboro Team McLaren
ab Jean-Pierre Jarier Shadow DN5B, #17 0  Electrics 61 Shadow Racing Team
ab Jody Scheckter Tyrrell 007, #3 0  Oil pump 53 Elf Team Tyrrell
ab John Watson Penske PC3, #28 0  Engine 51 Citibank Team Penske
ab Arturo Merzario March 761, #35 0  Gearbox 36 Ovoro Team March
ab Mario Andretti Lotus 77, #5 0  Gearbox 34 John Player Team Lotus
ab Patrick Depailler Tyrrell P34, #4 0  Accident 25 Elf Team Tyrrell
ab Vittorio Brambilla March 761, #9 0  Accident 21 Beta Team March
ab Hans-Joachim Stuck March 761, #34 0  Gearbox 16 March Engineering
ab Ronnie Peterson March 761, #10 0  Gearbox 11 March Engineering
ab Emerson Fittipaldi Copersucar FD04, #30 0  Gearbox 3 Copersucar-Fittipaldi
nq Ingo Hoffmann Copersucar FD04, #31 0     Copersucar-Fittipaldi
nq Loris Kessel Brabham BT44B, #32 0     RAM Racing
nq Emilio De Villota Brabham BT44B, #33 0     RAM Racing
nq Emilio Zapico Williams FW04, #25 0     Mapfre-Williams
nq Harald Ertl Hesketh 308D, #24 0     Hesketh Racing
nq Brett Lunger Surtees TS19, #18 0     Team Surtees

Qualifying Results for the 1976 Spain Grand Prix on the Jarama circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 James Hunt McLaren M23, #11 1'18''52 Marlboro Team McLaren
2 Niki Lauda Ferrari 312T2, #1 1'18''84 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
3 Patrick Depailler Tyrrell P34, #4 1'19''11 Elf Team Tyrrell
4 Jochen Mass McLaren M23, #12 1'19''14 Marlboro Team McLaren
5 Clay Regazzoni Ferrari 312T2, #2 1'19''15 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
6 Vittorio Brambilla March 761, #9 1'19''27 Beta Team March
7 Gunnar Nilsson Lotus 77, #6 1'19''35 John Player Team Lotus
8 Jacques Laffite Ligier JS5, #26 1'19''39 Ligier Gitanes
9 Mario Andretti Lotus 77, #5 1'19''59 John Player Team Lotus
10 Chris Amon Ensign N176, #22 1'19''83 Team Ensign
11 Carlos Pace Brabham BT45, #8 1'19''93 Martini Racing
12 Carlos Reutemann Brabham BT45, #7 1'20''12 Martini Racing
13 John Watson Penske PC3, #28 1'20''17 Citibank Team Penske
14 Jody Scheckter Tyrrell 007, #3 1'20''19 Elf Team Tyrrell
15 Jean-Pierre Jarier Shadow DN5B, #17 1'20''21 Shadow Racing Team
16 Ronnie Peterson March 761, #10 1'20''34 March Engineering
17 Hans-Joachim Stuck March 761, #34 1'20''40 March Engineering
18 Arturo Merzario March 761, #35 1'20''63 Ovoro Team March
19 Emerson Fittipaldi Copersucar FD04, #30 1'20''71 Copersucar-Fittipaldi
20 Alan Jones Surtees TS19, #19 1'20''87 Team Surtees
21 Jacky Ickx Williams FW05, #20 1'21''13 Walter Wolf Racing
22 Tom Pryce Shadow DN5B, #16 1'21''19 Shadow Racing Team
23 Michel Leclere Williams FW05, #21 1'21''29 Walter Wolf Racing
24 Larry Perkins Boro 001, #37 1'21''52 HB Bewaking Alarm Systems
25 Brett Lunger Surtees TS19, #18 1'21''96 Team Surtees
26 Loris Kessel Brabham BT44B, #32 1'22''05 RAM Racing
27 Emilio Zapico Williams FW04, #25 1'22''22 Mapfre-Williams
28 Emilio De Villota Brabham BT44B, #33 1'22''89 RAM Racing
29 Harald Ertl Hesketh 308D, #24 1'22''92 Hesketh Racing
30 Ingo Hoffmann Copersucar FD04, #31 1'53''12 Copersucar-Fittipaldi

List of all cars for the 1976 Spain Grand Prix on the Jarama circuit

March 761

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Boro 001

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Penske PC3

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Williams FW04

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ligier JS5

Matra MS73 V12 3.0

Hesketh 308D

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ensign N176

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Williams FW05

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Lotus 77

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ferrari 312T2

Ferrari 015 F12 3.0

Brabham BT44B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Tyrrell 007

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Copersucar FD04

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Shadow DN5B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT45

Alfa Romeo 115-12 F12 3.0

Tyrrell P34

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

McLaren M23

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Surtees TS19

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0