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1976 Season
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1976 Evening News Trophy
1976 Dutch GP
1975 Italian GP

1976 Italian GP

1976 Thruxton Group 8 Race
1976 Canadian GP
1977 Italian GP
 XLVII  Gran Premio d'Italia


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

Details
DateSunday 12 September 1976
Start time14:00
EventItalian GP
CircuitMonza
Event FormatRace of 52 laps
Race24 of 31
Championship race277
Circuit
Laps52
Circuit Perimeter5800 m
Race Distance5800 × 52 = 301.600 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherMild, Wet
Participants
Entries29
Qualifiers27
Finishers19
Championship Debutants
Otto Stuppacher (Driver),
OASC Racing Team (Entrant),
   Monza (5800 m) (Circuit Layout)
MilestonesLigier Gitanes - 1st Pole Position (Entrant)
March Engineering - 1st Win (Entrant)
Marlboro Team McLaren - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
 Jacques Laffite - 1st Pole Position (Driver)
 Ligier - 1st Pole Position (Car Manufacturer)
 James Hunt - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Highest 3rd Place Finish Ratio Ligier (15.38%),
2. Most 8th Place Finishes in a Season Tom Pryce (4)
Records Extended 1. Most Retirements Lotus (317),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points Scores Ferrari (349),
3. Most Podium Finishes Ferrari (230),
4. Most Constructors' Championship Points Scores Ferrari (217),
5. Most 2nd Place Finishes Ferrari (91),
6. Most 4th Place Finishes Ferrari (58),
7. Most 11th Place Finishes John Watson (6),
8. Most 13th Place Finishes Lotus (14),
9. Most Race Entries Lotus (732),
10. Most 5th Place Qualifications Ferrari (69),
11. Most 7th Place Qualifications Ferrari (41),
12. Most 9th Place Qualifications Ferrari (34),
13. Most 12th Place Qualifications Lotus (37),
14. Most 14th Place Qualifications Lotus (34)

Championships
1  Niki Lauda 64 
2  James Hunt 47 
3  Jody Scheckter 40 
4  Clay Regazzoni 28 
up
5  Patrick Depailler 27 
down
6  Jacques Laffite 20 
up
7  John Watson 19 
down
8  Jochen Mass 14 
9  Gunnar Nilsson 10 
10  Tom Pryce 10 
11  Ronnie Peterson 10 
up
12  Mario Andretti 9 
down
13  Carlos Pace 7 
down
14  Hans-Joachim Stuck 6 
down
15  Alan Jones 4 
down
16  Carlos Reutemann 3 
down
17  Emerson Fittipaldi 3 
down
18  Chris Amon 2 
down
19  Rolf Stommelen 1 
down
  Vittorio Brambilla 1 
down
1  Ferrari / Ferrari 76 
2  Tyrrell / Ford 53 
up
3  McLaren / Ford 52 
down
4  Ligier / Matra 20 
up
5  Penske / Ford 19 
down
6  March / Ford 17 
up
7  Lotus / Ford 16 
down
8  Shadow / Ford 10 
down
9  Brabham / Alfa Romeo 9 
down
10  Surtees / Ford 4 
11  Fittipaldi / Ford 3 
12  Ensign / Ford 2 
13  Parnelli / Ford 1 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 10Car 26Car 10
EntrantMarch EngineeringLigier GitanesMarch Engineering
Driver Ronnie Peterson Jacques Laffite Ronnie Peterson
Car March 761 Ligier JS5 March 761
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Matra 3.0 V12Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8
Time1:30'35.61'41.351'41.3
Speed199.750 km/h206.019 km/h206.120 km/h


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