1976
World Championship for Makes
&
World Sports Car Championship
 

SEASON OVERVIEW

After 1975, the FIA had decided to split the World Championship into two series :
the open sports cars are still running in the World Sports Car Championship (Group 6),
the production cars or GT are running in the World Championship for Makes (Group 5).

Round Date Country Circuit Meeting Pole position Winner Fastest lap
1 March 21 Mugello Mugello 6 Hours (Gr 5) J.Mass / J.Ickx (Porsche)   J.Mass / J.Ickx (Porsche)   J.Ickx (Porsche)
2 April 4 Vallelunga Vallelunga 6 Hours (Gr 5) J.Ickx / J.Mass (Porsche)   J.Ickx / J.Mass (Porsche)   J.Ickx (Porsche)
3 April 4 Nürburgring Nürburgring 300 Km (Gr 6) P.Depailler (Alpine-Renault) R.Jöst (Porsche) R.Stommelen (Porsche)
4 April 25 Monza Monza 4 Hours (Gr 6)   J.Mass / J.Ickx (Porsche) J.Mass / J.Ickx (Porsche)   J.P.Jarier (Alpine-Renault)
5 May 9 Silverstone Silverstone 6 Hours (Gr 5) J.Ickx / J.Mass (Porsche)   J.Fitzpatrick / T.Walkinshaw (BMW)   J.Ickx (Porsche)
6 May 23 Imola Imola 500 Km (Gr 6) J.P.Jarier / J.Laffite
(Alpine-Renault)
J.Mass / J.Ickx (Porsche) J.P.Jarier (Alpine-Renault)
7 May 30 Nürburgring Nürburgring 1000 Km (Gr 5) R.Stommelen / M.Schurti (Porsche) A.Krebs / D.Quester (BMW) R.Stommelen (Porsche)
8 June 27 Österreichring Zeltweg 6 Hours (Gr 5) J.Ickx / M.Schurti (Porsche) D.Quester / G.Nilsson (BMW) D.Bell (Porsche)
9 June 27 Enna - Pergusa Enna 4 Hours (Gr 6) P.Depailler / J.Laffite
(Alpine-Renault)
J.Mass / R.Stommelen (Porsche) J.P.Jarier (Alpine-Renault)
10 July 10 Watkins Glen Watkins Glen 6 Hours (Gr 5)   J.Mass / J.Ickx (Porsche) R.Stommelen / M.Schurti (Porsche) R.Stommelen (Porsche)
11 August 22 Mosport Mosport 200 Miles (Gr 6) J.Oliver (Shadow-Chevrolet) J.Oliver (Shadow-Chevrolet) J.Oliver (Shadow-Chevrolet)
12 September 4 Dijon - Prenois Dijon 6 Hours (Gr 5) R.Peterson / G.Nilsson (BMW)   J.Ickx / J.Mass (Porsche)   J.Ickx (Porsche)
13 September 5 Dijon - Prenois Dijon 500 Km (Gr 6) P.Depailler / J.Laffite
(Alpine-Renault)
J.Mass / J.Ickx (Porsche) J.Mass (Porsche)
14 September 19 Salzburgring Salzburgring 200 Miles (Gr 6) V.Brambilla / A.Merzario
(Alfa Romeo)
J.Mass (Porsche) V.Brambilla (Alfa Romeo)

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP FOR MAKES (Div. 2)
 
Position   Make MUG
VAL
SIL
NUR
ZEL
WAT
DIJ
Points
Champion PORSCHE 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 100 Pts

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP FOR MAKES (Div. 3)
 
Position   Make MUG
VAL
SIL
NUR
ZEL
WAT
DIJ
Points
Champion PORSCHE 1 1 2 2 3 1 1 95 Pts

WORLD SPORTS CAR CHAMPIONSHIP
 
Position   Make NUR
MON
IMO
ENN
MOS
DIJ
SAL
Points
Champion PORSCHE 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 100 Pts