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1976 Monaco GP
1975 Swedish GP

1976 Swedish GP

1976 French GP
1977 Swedish GP
 VII  Gislaved Sveriges Grand Prix


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

Details
DateSunday 13 June 1976
Start time14:00
EventSwedish GP
CircuitAnderstorp
Event FormatRace of 72 laps
Race9 of 18
Championship race271
Circuit
Laps72
Circuit Perimeter4018 m
Race Distance4018 × 72 = 289.296 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherOvercast, Dry
Participants
Entries27
Qualifiers26
Finishers15
Championship Debutants
Jac Nelleman (Driver),    Penske PC4 (Car Model)
MilestonesCar 8 - 250th Race Entry (Car Number)
Beta Team March - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Elf Team Tyrrell - 20th Win (Entrant)
Jody Scheckter - 1st Pole Position (Driver)
John Player Team Lotus - 10th Fastest Lap (Entrant)
Lotus - 50th Fastest Lap (Car Manufacturer)
Sunoco - 10th Race Entry (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Team Ensign - 25th Race Entry (Entrant)
Tyrrell - 20th Win (Car Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Highest 2nd Place Finish RatioTyrrell (13.04%)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (213),
2. Most RetirementsLotus (312),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (227),
4. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (345),
5. Most 3rd Place FinishesFerrari (74),
6. Most 6th Place FinishesFerrari (43),
7. Most Race EntriesLotus (720),
8. Most 5th Place QualificationsFerrari (66)

Championships
1  Niki Lauda 52 
2  Jody Scheckter 23 
up
3  Patrick Depailler 20 
up
4  James Hunt 17 
down
5  Clay Regazzoni 16 
down
6  Jacques Laffite 10 
up
7  Jochen Mass 10 
down
8  Hans-Joachim Stuck 6 
9  Tom Pryce 4 
  Gunnar Nilsson 4 
11  Carlos Reutemann 3 
12  Alan Jones 2 
  Chris Amon 2 
  John Watson 2 
15  Emerson Fittipaldi 2 
16  Carlos Pace 1 
  Mario Andretti 1 
1 Ferrari / Ferrari 55 
2 Tyrrell / Ford 31 
3 McLaren / Ford 23 
4 Ligier / Matra 10 
5 March / Ford 6 
6 Shadow / Ford 4 
 Lotus / Ford 4 
8 Brabham / Alfa Romeo 3 
9 Penske / Ford 2 
 Ensign / Ford 2 
 Surtees / Ford 2 
12 Fittipaldi / Ford 2 
13 Parnelli / Ford 1 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 3Car 3Car 5
EntrantElf Team TyrrellElf Team TyrrellJohn Player Team Lotus
Driver Jody Scheckter Jody Scheckter Mario Andretti
CarTyrrell P34Tyrrell P34Lotus 77
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8
Time1:46'53.7291'25.6591'28.002
Speed162.381 km/h168.865 km/h164.369 km/h


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