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2006 Malaysian GP
2005 Australian GP

2006 Australian GP

2006 San Marino GP
2007 Australian GP
 LXXI  Foster's Australian Grand Prix


Overview - Entry List - Qual (Session 1) - Qual (Session 2) - Qual (Final Session) - Qual (Overview)
Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led - Pit Stops - Penalties

Details
DateSunday 2 April 2006
Start time14:00
EventAustralian GP
CircuitMelbourne
Event FormatRace of 58 laps
Race3 of 18
Championship race753
Circuit
Laps57
Circuit Perimeter5303 m
Race Distance5303 × 58 = 307.574 km (scheduled)
5303 × 57 = 302.271 km (raced)
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
Track Temperature28°C
Air Temperature20°C
Humidity47%
Air Pressure1016.0 mBar
Wind Speed0.7 m/s (from the East)
Participants
Entries22
Qualifiers22
Finishers13
Pit stops35
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesFernando Alonso - 10th Win (Driver)
Lucky Strike Honda F1 - 1st Pole Position (Entrant)
Michelin - 2000th Race Entry (Tyre Manufacturer)
Team McLaren Mercedes - 20th Race Entry (Entrant)
Records Broken None
Records Extended 1. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1672),
2. Most 9th Place Qualifications Jacques Villeneuve (19)

Championships
1  Fernando Alonso 28 
2  Giancarlo Fisichella 14 
up
3  Kimi Räikkönen 14 
up
4  Michael Schumacher 11 
down
5  Jenson Button 11 
down
6  Juan Pablo Montoya 9 
down
7  Ralf Schumacher 7 
up
8  Nick Heidfeld 5 
up
9  Jacques Villeneuve 5 
10  Felipe Massa 4 
down
11  Mark Webber 3 
down
12  Nico Rosberg 2 
down
  Rubens Barrichello 2 
up
14  Christian Klien 1 
down
  David Coulthard 1 
down
1 Renault / Renault 42 
2 McLaren / Mercedes 23 
up
3 Ferrari / Ferrari 15 
down
4 Honda / Honda 13 
5 BMW / BMW 10 
up
6 Toyota / Toyota 7 
up
7 Williams / Cosworth 5 
down
8 Red Bull / Ferrari 2 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 1Car 12Car 3
EntrantMild Seven Renault F1 TeamLucky Strike Honda F1Team McLaren Mercedes
Driver Fernando Alonso Jenson Button Kimi Räikkönen
CarRenault R26Honda RA106McLaren MP4/21
EngineRenault RS26Honda RA806EMercedes FO108S
Time1:34'27.8701'25.2291'26.045
Speed191.990 km/h223.994 km/h221.870 km/h
Podium
 RecipientTrophy Presented By
Winner Fernando AlonsoThe Honourable Steve BracksPremier of Victoria
2nd Place Kimi RäikkönenRonald Walker AC CBEChairman AGPC
3rd Place Ralf SchumacherColin OsbournePresident Confederations of AMS
Winning ConstructorRenault (represented by Rod Nelson)Trever O'HoyPresident and CEO Foster's Group Ltd


Overview - Entry List - Qual (Session 1) - Qual (Session 2) - Qual (Final Session) - Qual (Overview)
Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led - Pit Stops - Penalties