|Date 30 June 1996||Course length 4.250 km (2.641 mi)|
|Official name LXXXII French Grand Prix|
Location Circuit de Nevers, Magny-Cours, France
Course Permanent racing facility
Distance 72 laps, 306.000 km (190.140 mi)
The 1996 French Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held on 30 June 1996 at Circuit de Nevers, Magny-Cours, France. It was the ninth race of the 1996 Formula One season. The 72-lap race was won by Damon Hill for the Williams team, from a second position start. Jacques Villeneuve finished second in the other Williams, with Jean Alesi third for the Benetton team.