1976 French Grand Prix

Race Winner
Country
France
Circuit
Round
8
Laps
54
Pole
Fastest Lap
Lauda, 1m 51.0s
1976 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

James Hunt

11

Marlboro Team McLaren

McLaren M23-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 40m 58.6s

9

2

1

Patrick Depailler

4

Elf Team Tyrrell

Tyrrell P34-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 41m 11.3s

6

3

5

John Watson

28

Citibank Team Penske

Penske PC4-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 41m 22.15s

4

4

1

Carlos Pace

8

Martini Racing (Brabham)

Brabham BT45-Alfa Romeo (Goodyear)

1h 41m 23.42s

3

5

2

Mario Andretti

5

John Player Team Lotus

Lotus 77-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 41m 42.52s

2

6

3

Jody Scheckter

3

Elf Team Tyrrell

Tyrrell P34-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 41m 53.67s

1

7

10

Hans-Joachim Stuck

34

March Engineering

March 761-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 42m 20.15s

0

8

8

Tom Pryce

16

Shadow Racing Team

Shadow DN5B-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 42m 29.27s

0

9

11

Arturo Merzario

35

March Engineering

March 761-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 42m 52.17s

0

10

9

Jacky Ickx

20

Walter Wolf Racing

Williams FW05-Ford (Goodyear)

53 laps

0

11

1

Carlos Reutemann

7

Martini Racing (Brabham)

Brabham BT45-Alfa Romeo (Goodyear)

53 laps

0

12

3

Jean-Pierre Jarier

17

Shadow Racing Team

Shadow DN5B-Ford (Goodyear)

53 laps

0

13

9

Michel Leclere

21

Walter Wolf Racing

Williams FW05-Ford (Goodyear)

53 laps

0

14

1

Jacques Laffite

26

Equipe Ligier Gitanes

Ligier JS5-Matra (Goodyear)

53 laps

0

15

1

Jochen Mass

12

Marlboro Team McLaren

McLaren M23-Ford (Goodyear)

53 laps

0

16

7

Brett Lunger

18

Team Surtees

Surtees TS19-Ford (Goodyear)

53 laps

0

17

8

Guy Edwards

25

Hesketh Racing

Hesketh 308D-Ford (Goodyear)

53 laps

0

18

8

Patrick Neve

22

Team Ensign

Ensign N176-Ford (Goodyear)

53 laps

0

19

13

Ronnie Peterson

10

March Engineering

March 761-Ford (Goodyear)

51 laps Metering unit

0

DNQ

Ingo Hoffmann

31

Copersucar-Fittipaldi Automotive

Fittipaldi FD04-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Loris Kessel

32

RAM Racing

Brabham BT44B-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Damien Magee

33

RAM Racing

Brabham BT44B-Ford (Goodyear)

0

R

Henri Pescarolo

38

Team Norev Racing with BS Fabrications

Surtees TS19-Ford (Goodyear)

19 laps Suspension

0

R

Gunnar Nilsson

6

John Player Team Lotus

Lotus 77-Ford (Goodyear)

8 laps Transmission

0

R

Vittorio Brambilla

9

March Engineering

March 761-Ford (Goodyear)

28 laps Oil pressure

0

R

Niki Lauda

1

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari 312T2 (Goodyear)

8 laps Engine

0

R

Alan Jones

19

Team Surtees

Surtees TS19-Ford (Goodyear)

44 laps Anti-roll bar

0

R

Clay Regazzoni

2

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari 312T2 (Goodyear)

17 laps Spun

0

R

Harald Ertl

24

Hesketh Racing

Hesketh 308D-Ford (Goodyear)

4 laps Driveshaft

0

R

Emerson Fittipaldi

30

Copersucar-Fittipaldi Automotive

Fittipaldi FD04-Ford (Goodyear)

21 laps Oil pressure

0

Circuit - Paul Ricard

Country

France

Location

Le Castellet, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur

Type

Permanent road course

Length

3.61 (Miles)

Record

Keke Rosberg (Williams FW10-Honda), 1m39.914, 130.072 mph, F1, 1985

First Race

1970 Paul Ricard F2

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