1976 BRDC International Trophy

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United Kingdom  1976 BRDC International Trophy
Race details
Non-Championship race in the 1976 Formula One season
The Silverstone circuit in 1976.
The Silverstone circuit in 1976.
Date April 11, 1976
Official name XXVIII BRDC Graham Hill International Trophy, Sponsored by Marlboro and Embassy
Location Silverstone Circuit, Northamptonshire
Course Permanent racing facility
4.724 km (2.935 mi)
Distance 40 laps, 188.95 km (117.41 mi)
Weather Dry
Pole position
Driver United Kingdom James Hunt McLaren-Ford
Time 1:17.91
Fastest lap
Driver United Kingdom James Hunt McLaren-Ford
Time 1:18.81
Podium
First United Kingdom James Hunt McLaren-Ford
Second Italy Vittorio Brambilla March-Ford
Third South Africa Jody Scheckter Tyrrell-Ford

The 28th BRDC International Trophy was a non-championship Formula One race held at Silverstone on April 11, 1976.

Classification[edit]

Pos Driver Constructor Laps Time/Retired Grid
1 United Kingdom James Hunt McLaren-Ford 40 53:04.57 1
2 Italy Vittorio Brambilla March-Ford 40 + 11.24 2
3 South Africa Jody Scheckter Tyrrell-Ford 40 5
4 United Kingdom Tom Pryce Shadow-Ford 40 3
5 France Jean-Pierre Jarier Shadow-Ford 40 6
6 Sweden Gunnar Nilsson Lotus-Ford 40 4
7 United States Mario Andretti Lotus-Ford 40 9
8 Australia Alan Jones Surtees-Ford 40 7
9 Brazil Carlos Pace Brabham-Alfa Romeo 39 +1 Lap 8
10 Italy Giancarlo Martini Ferrari 39 +1 Lap 10
11 Belgium Patrick Nève Brabham-Ford 39 +1 Lap 11
12 Switzerland Loris Kessel Brabham-Ford 39 +1 Lap 12
Ret Australia Brian McGuire Williams-Ford Oil Leak 18
Ret United Kingdom Guy Edwards Hesketh-Ford Exhaust 17
Ret Belgium Jacky Ickx Williams-Ford Gear Lever 15
Ret United Kingdom Damien Magee Brabham-Ford Engine 14
DNS New Zealand Chris Amon Ensign-Ford Engine 13
DNS United States Brett Lunger Surtees-Ford Injured 16

Notes[edit]

  • Pole Position: James Hunt - 1:17.91
  • Fastest Lap: James Hunt - 1:18.81

References[edit]


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