Source: Autoweek 1996 Tentative Formula 1 Schedule Mar 10 Australian Grand Prix Melbourne, Australia Mar 31 Brazilian Grand Prix Interlagos, Brazil Apr 7 Argentine Grand Prix ...
1996 Tentative Formula 1 Schedule
Mar 10 Australian Grand Prix Melbourne, Australia Mar 31 Brazilian Grand Prix Interlagos, Brazil Apr 7 Argentine Grand Prix Buenos Aires, Argentina Apr 28 TBA May 5 San Marino Grand Prix Imola, Italy May 19 Spanish Grand Prix Barcelona, Spain Jun 2 Monaco Grand Prix Monte Carlo, Monaco Jun 16 Canadian Grand Prix Montreal, Canada Jun 30 French Grand Prix Magny-Cours, France Jul 14 British Grand Prix Silverstone, United Kingdom Jul 28 German Grand Prix Hockenheim, Germany Aug 11 Hungarian Grand Prix Budapest, Hungary Aug 25 Belgian Grand Prix Spa-Francorchamps,Belgium Sep 8 Italian Grand Prix Monza, Italy Sep 22 Portuguese Grand Prix Estoril, Portugal Oct 6 Pacific Grand Prix Aida, Japan Oct 13 Japanese Grand Prix Suzuka, Japan
Dates for Pacific and Japanese Grands Prix are subject to change. One may be move to the April 28. Circuits for Argentine and Portuguese Grands Prix are subject to safety inspection. There will only be 16 races on the 1996 schedule.
Qualifying will be a single one hour session on Saturday afternoon. Each driver will be allowed 12 laps. Practice sessions will be as follows:
Friday two 60 minute sessions. Saturday two 45 minute sessions in the morning. Sunday one 30 minute morning warmup.