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Event: The World Championship For Manufacturers 6 Hours SilverstoneDate: 9.5.1976
Track: Silverstone Circuit (United Kingdom), 4.719 kmsOrganiser: BRDC

Silverstone 6 Hours

Weather:hot, humid
Start time:12:00
Grid:standing start
Distance:6 hours
Attendance:unknown
Entered:28
Practiced:20
Qualified:17
Started:17
Finished:11
Classified:10
Classes:PractStartClass
Group 5997
Group 4 - Grand Touring442
Group 2 - Touring741
Pre-race sessions:
non-qualifying practice held on 7/5
2 qualifying sessions held for a total of 240 minutes on 8/5
Winners:
Overall:4BMW 3.5 CSLFitzpatrick / Walkinshaw
Group 4 - Grand Touring:25Porsche 934Lombardi / Martin
Group 2 - Touring:58Ford Escort RS2000Brennan / Collier
Fastest Laps:
Overall:9Porsche 935Jacky Ickx (B)1:28.190192.618 km/h
Pole Positions:
Overall:9Porsche 935Jochen Mass (D)1:26.850195.590 km/h
Group 4 - Grand Touring:37Porsche Carrera RSRCooper / Faure1:39.740
Group 2 - Touring:51Toyota CelicaSchurti / Frey / Keller1:40.710
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Porsche (7), BMW (4), Ford (3)
Top engines by numbers:Porsche (7), BMW (4), Ford (3)
Top car types by numbers:BMW 3.5 CSL (4), Porsche 934 (3), Ford Escort (3)
Driver nationalities:GB (8), D (6), S (5), F (4), B (3), I (3), IRL (2), CH (2)
Most used colours:red (32%), white (32%), blue (8%), yellow (7%), black (7%), green (7%)
Engine positions:front-engined (58%), rear-engined (42%)
Oldest known drivers:Martino Finotto (43), Dieter Quester (37), Reine Wisell (35)
Youngest known drivers:Gunnar Nilsson (28), Jochen Mass (30), Tom Walkinshaw (30)
Woman drivers:Lella Lombardi, Anny-Charlotte Verney

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