FIA Formula 1 World Championship 1996 Round 16 Japan

The 1996 Japanese Grand Prix was Round 16 of the 1996 FIA Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held at Suzuka, Japan on Sunday, 13 October 1996. Jacques Villeneuve started on pole position in the Williams Renault and his team-mate Damon Hill was the race winner.

1996 Fuji TV Japanese Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamChassisTyreLapsRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapSpeedPoints
15Damon HillGreat BritainWilliams RenaultFW18Goodyear521:32:33.791--1:44.75330197.52010
21Michael SchumacherGermanyFerrariF310Goodyear521:32:35.674+1.883+1.8831:44.44518197.4536
37Mika HakkinenFinlandMcLaren MercedesMP4/11BGoodyear521:32:37.003+3.212+1.3291:44.85235197.4054
44Gerhard BergerAustriaBenetton RenaultB196Goodyear521:33:00.317+26.526+23.3141:44.35024196.5813
512Martin BrundleGreat BritainJordan Peugeot196Goodyear521:33:40.911+1:07.120+40.5941:45.88237195.1612
615Heinz-Harald FrentzenGermanySauber FordC15Goodyear521:33:54.977+1:21.186+14.0661:46.40731194.6741
79Olivier PanisFranceLigier Mugen HondaJS43Goodyear521:33:58.301+1:24.510+3.3241:45.34719194.559
88David CoulthardGreat BritainMcLaren MercedesMP4/11BGoodyear521:33:59.024+1:25.233+0.7231:45.61338194.534
911Rubens BarrichelloBrazilJordan Peugeot196Goodyear521:34:14.856+1:41.065+15.8321:46.33916193.989
1014Johnny HerbertGreat BritainSauber FordC15Goodyear521:34:15.590+1:41.799+0.7341:45.93219193.964
1117Jos VerstappenNetherlandsFootwork HartFA17Goodyear511:33:22.9551 lap1 lap1:46.97731192.019
1220Pedro LamyPortugalMinardi FordM195BGoodyear501:32:59.9652 laps1 lap1:49.22018189.026
1316Riccardo RossetBrazilFootwork HartFA17Goodyear501:33:34.3882 laps+34.4231:49.26335187.868
DNF2Eddie IrvineGreat BritainFerrariF310Goodyear391:10:00.6811:45.79820195.813
DNF18Ukyo KatayamaJapanTyrrell Yamaha024Goodyear371:08:21.7801:47.51829190.241
DNF6Jacques VilleneuveCanadaWilliams RenaultFW18Goodyear361:04:31.0861:44.04334196.125
DNF19Mika SaloFinlandTyrrell Yamaha024Goodyear2036:57.0921:49.37218190.092
DNF10Pedro DinizBrazilLigier Mugen HondaJS43Goodyear1323:51.4301:48.4955191.192
DNF3Jean AlesiFranceBenetton RenaultB196Goodyear
DNQ21Giovanni LavaggiItalyMinardi FordM195BGoodyear