1996 Portugal Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Estoril circuit. Full information

1996 Portugal Grand Prix poster

1996 Portugal Grand Prix poster

1996 Portugal Grand Prix

1996 Portugal Grand Prix is 596th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Estoril circuit. Damon Hill won the pole position, Jacques Villeneuve won this race. Damon Hill and Michael Schumacher also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 70 laps (305 km).

Previous race: 1996 Italy Grand Prix
Next race: 1996 Japan Grand Prix
Race Start: 22nd September 1996

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1996 Portugal Grand Prix

94th victory for the Williams team
4th victory for the Jacques Villeneuve
11th podium for the Jacques Villeneuve
39th podium for the Damon Hill
45th podium for the Michael Schumacher

1996 Portugal Grand Prix

1996 Portugal Grand Prix

Williams FW18 - 1996 Portugal Grand Prix winner

Williams FW18 #6 - 1996 Portugal Grand Prix winner

1996 Portugal Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Jacques Villeneuve Williams FW18, #6 10.00  1h 40m 22.915s  ( 182.423 km/h ) 70 Rothmans Williams Renault
2 Damon Hill Williams FW18, #5 6.00  1h 40m 42.881s  ( +19.966s ) 70 Rothmans Williams Renault
3 Michael Schumacher Ferrari F310, #1 4.00  1h 41m 16.680s  ( +53.765s ) 70 Scuderia Ferrari
4 Jean Alesi Benetton B196, #3 3.00  1h 41m 18.024s  ( +55.109s ) 70 Mild Seven Benetton Renault
5 Eddie Irvine Ferrari F310, #2 2.00  1h 41m 50.304s  ( +1m 27.389s ) 70 Scuderia Ferrari
6 Gerhard Berger Benetton B196, #4 1.00  1h 41m 56.056s  ( +1m 33.141s ) 70 Mild Seven Benetton Renault
7 Heinz-Harald Frentzen Sauber C15, #15 0   69 Red Bull Sauber Ford
8 Johnny Herbert Sauber C15, #14 0   69 Red Bull Sauber Ford
9 Martin Brundle Jordan 196, #12 0   69 B&H Total Jordan Peugeot
10 Olivier Panis Ligier JS43, #9 0   69 Equipe Ligier Gauloises Blondes
11 Mika Salo Tyrrell 024, #19 0   69 Tyrrell Yamaha
12 Ukyo Katayama Tyrrell 024, #18 0   68 Tyrrell Yamaha
13 David Coulthard McLaren MP4/11B, #8 0   68 Marlboro McLaren Mercedes
14 Ricardo Rosset Footwork FA17, #16 0   67 Footwork Hart
15 Giovanni Lavaggi Minardi M195B, #21 0   65 Minardi F1 Team
16 Pedro Lamy Minardi M195B, #20 0   65 Minardi F1 Team
ab Mika Hakkinen McLaren MP4/11B, #7 0  Collision 52 Marlboro McLaren Mercedes
ab Jos Verstappen Footwork FA17, #17 0  Engine 47 Footwork Hart
ab Pedro Diniz Ligier JS43, #10 0  Spin 46 Equipe Ligier Gauloises Blondes
ab Rubens Barrichello Jordan 196, #11 0  Spin 41 B&H Total Jordan Peugeot

List of all cars for the 1996 Portugal Grand Prix on the Estoril circuit

Ferrari F310

Ferrari 046 V10 3.0

Benetton B196

Renault RS8 V10 3.0

Williams FW18

Renault RS8 V10 3.0

Ligier JS43

Mugen Honda MF-301HA V10 3.0

Jordan 196

Peugeot A12 V10 3.0

Sauber C15

Ford Cosworth JD Zetec-R V10 3.0

Footwork FA17

Hart 830 V8 3.0

Tyrrell 024

Yamaha OX11A V10 3.0

Minardi M195B

Ford Cosworth EDM V8 3.0

McLaren MP4/11B

Mercedes FO 110D V10 3.0