The 1996 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe was a horse race held at Longchamp on Sunday 6 October 1996. It was the 75th running of the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe.
The winner was Helissio, a three-year-old colt trained in France by Elie Lellouche. The winning jockey was Olivier Peslier.
Sponsor: Forte Group
Purse: 7,000,000 F; First prize: 4,000,000 F
Going: Good to Soft
Distance: 2,400 metres
Number of runners: 16
Winner's time: 2m 29.9s
Abbreviations: shd = short-head; snk = short-neck; nk = neck; SU = slipped up
1996 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe Wikipedia
Further details of the winner, Helissio.Sex: Colt
Foaled: 24 January 1993
Sire: Fairy King; Dam: Helice (Slewpy)
Owner: Enrique Sarasola
Breeder: Ecurie Skymarc Farm