The Lotus 77 was designed by Colin Chapman, Geoff Aldridge and Martin Ogilvie for the 1976 Formula One season. The car was driven by Mario Andretti and Gunnar Nilsson. Ronnie Peterson drove the first race of 1976 in the Lotus 77 before rejoining March Engineering, and Bob Evans drove in South Africa and USA-West replacing Andretti. Peterson retired in Brazil in his Lotus. Driving the March 761, he won the Italian Grand Prix.
|1976||F1 WC||Brazilian GP|
|Ronnie Peterson||5||John Player Team Lotus|