FIA Formula 1 World Championship 1996 Round 04 Europe

The 1996 European Grand Prix was Round 4 of the 1996 FIA Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held at the Nürburgring, Germany on Sunday, 28 April 1996. Damon Hill started on pole position in the Williams Renault and his team-mate Jacques Villeneuve was the race winner. Villeneuve’s maiden win was the first F1 victory achieved by a Canadian driver since his father Gilles won the 1981 Spanish Grand Prix.

1996 Grand Prix Of Europe Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamChassisTyreLapsRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapSpeedPoints
16Jacques VilleneuveCanadaWilliams RenaultFW18Goodyear671:33:26.473--1:22.09045196.00610
21Michael SchumacherGermanyFerrariF310Goodyear671:33:27.235+0.762+0.7621:21.76949195.9806
38David CoulthardGreat BritainMcLaren MercedesMP4/11Goodyear671:33:59.307+32.834+32.0721:22.55064194.8654
45Damon HillGreat BritainWilliams RenaultFW18Goodyear671:33:59.984+33.511+0.6771:21.36355194.8423
511Rubens BarrichelloBrazilJordan Peugeot196Goodyear671:34:00.186+33.713+0.2021:22.47255194.8352
612Martin BrundleGreat BritainJordan Peugeot196Goodyear671:34:22.040+55.567+21.8541:22.81551194.0831
714Johnny HerbertGreat BritainSauber FordC15Goodyear671:34:44.500+1:18.027+22.4601:23.22510193.316
87Mika HakkinenFinlandMcLaren MercedesMP4/11Goodyear671:34:44.911+1:18.438+0.4111:22.07836193.302
94Gerhard BergerAustriaBenetton RenaultB196Goodyear671:34:47.534+1:21.061+2.6231:22.0048193.213
1010Pedro DinizBrazilLigier Mugen HondaJS43Goodyear661:34:36.9371 lap1 lap1:23.7209190.684
1116Riccardo RossetBrazilFootwork HartFA17Goodyear651:33:33.9292 laps1 lap1:24.05043189.903
1220Pedro LamyPortugalMinardi FordM195BGoodyear651:34:03.4162 laps+29.4871:24.36914188.911
1321Giancarlo FisichellaItalyMinardi FordM195BGoodyear651:34:25.1702 laps+21.7541:24.66021188.185
DSQ19Mika SaloFinlandTyrrell Yamaha024Goodyear661:33:36.3791:22.79131192.740
DSQ18Ukyo KatayamaJapanTyrrell Yamaha024Goodyear651:33:31.5991:22.60227189.982
DNF15Heinz-Harald FrentzenGermanySauber FordC15Goodyear591:24:13.0571:22.69722191.506
DNF17Jos VerstappenNetherlandsFootwork HartFA17Goodyear3853:45.8471:23.23315193.208
DNF9Olivier PanisFranceLigier Mugen HondaJS43Goodyear68:56.2571:24.1684183.512
DNF2Eddie IrvineGreat BritainFerrariF310Goodyear68:59.9791:24.6162182.247
DNF3Jean AlesiFranceBenetton RenaultB196Goodyear11:36.5951:36.5951169.797
DNQ23Andrea MonterminiItalyForti FordFG01BGoodyear
DNQ22Luca BadoerItalyForti FordFG01BGoodyear