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

Details
DateSunday 13 October 1996
Start time14:00
EventJapanese GP
CircuitSuzuka
Event FormatRace of 52 laps
Race16 of 16
Championship race597
Circuit
Laps52
Circuit Perimeter5864 m
Race Distance5864 × 52 = 304.928 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries20
Qualifiers19
Finishers13
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesCar 14 - 500th Race Entry (Car Number)
Giovanni Lavaggi - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Rothmans Williams Renault - 25th Fastest Lap (Entrant)
Records Broken 1. Most 12th Place Finishes in a Season Pedro Lamy (4)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (500),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (632),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (399),
4. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (155),
5. Most 4th Place Finishes Gerhard Berger (23),
6. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1360),
7. Most Perfect WeekendsWilliams (45),
8. Most 3rd Place QualificationsFerrari (145),
9. Most 4th Place Qualifications Gerhard Berger (37),
10. Most 6th Place QualificationsFerrari (121),
11. Most 18th Place Qualifications in a SeasonMinardi (10),
12. Most 18th Place Qualifications in a Season Pedro Lamy (7)

Championships
1  Damon Hill 97 
2  Jacques Villeneuve 78 
3  Michael Schumacher 59 
4  Jean Alesi 47 
5  Mika Häkkinen 31 
6  Gerhard Berger 21 
7  David Coulthard 18 
8  Rubens Barrichello 14 
9  Olivier Panis 13 
10  Eddie Irvine 11 
11  Martin Brundle 8 
up
12  Heinz-Harald Frentzen 7 
down
13  Mika Salo 5 
14  Johnny Herbert 4 
15  Pedro Diniz 2 
16  Jos Verstappen 1 
1 Williams / Renault 175 
2 Ferrari / Ferrari 70 
up
3 Benetton / Renault 68 
down
4 McLaren / Mercedes 49 
5 Jordan / Peugeot 22 
6 Ligier / Mugen-Honda 15 
7 Sauber / Ford 11 
8 Tyrrell / Yamaha 5 
9 Footwork / Hart 1 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 5Car 6Car 6
EntrantRothmans Williams RenaultRothmans Williams RenaultRothmans Williams Renault
Driver Damon Hill Jacques Villeneuve Jacques Villeneuve
CarWilliams FW18Williams FW18Williams FW18
EngineRenault 3.0 V10Renault 3.0 V10Renault 3.0 V10
Time1:32'33.7911'38.9091'44.043
Speed197.656 km/h213.433 km/h202.901 km/h


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