2006 Australia Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Melbourne circuit. Full information

2006 Australia Grand Prix poster

2006 Australia Grand Prix poster

2006 Australia Grand Prix

2006 Australia Grand Prix is 753rd Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Melbourne circuit. Jenson Button won the pole position, Fernando Alonso won this race. This was his 10th victory. Kimi Raikkonen and Ralf Schumacher also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 57 laps (302 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 2006 Malaysia Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 2006 San Marino Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 2006 Australia Grand Prix

28th victory for the Renault team
10th victory for the Fernando Alonso
26th podium for the Fernando Alonso
32nd podium for the Kimi Raikkonen
27th podium for the Ralf Schumacher

Fernando Alonso - Winner of the 2006 Australia Grand Prix

Fernando Alonso - Winner of the 2006 Australia Grand Prix

2006 Australia Grand Prix

2006 Australia Grand Prix

Renault R26 - 2006 Australia Grand Prix winner

Renault R26 - 2006 Australia Grand Prix winner

2006 Australia Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Fernando Alonso 10.00  1h 34m 27.870s  ( 191.990 km/h ) 57 Mild Seven Renault F1 Team
2 Kimi Raikkonen 8.00  1h 34m 29.699s  ( +01.829s ) 57 Team McLaren Mercedes
3 Ralf Schumacher 6.00  1h 34m 52.694s  ( +24.824s ) 57 Panasonic Toyota Racing
4 Nick Heidfeld 5.00  1h 34m 58.902s  ( +31.032s ) 57 BMW Sauber F1 Team
5 Giancarlo Fisichella 4.00  1h 35m 06.291s  ( +38.421s ) 57 Mild Seven Renault F1 Team
6 Jacques Villeneuve 3.00  1h 35m 17.424s  ( +49.554s ) 57 BMW Sauber F1 Team
7 Rubens Barrichello 2.00  1h 35m 19.774s  ( +51.904s ) 57 Lucky Strike Honda Racing F1 Team
8 David Coulthard 1.00  1h 35m 21.853s  ( +53.983s ) 57 Red Bull Racing
9 Scott Speed 0  25s penalty 1h 35m 46.687s  ( +1m 18.817s ) 57 Scuderia Toro Rosso
10 Jenson Button 0  Engine 56 Lucky Strike Honda Racing F1 Team
11 Christijan Albers 0   56 MF1 Racing
12 Takuma Sato 0   55 Super Aguri Formula 1 Team
13 Yuji Ide 0   54 Super Aguri Formula 1 Team
ab Juan-Pablo Montoya 0  Electronics 46 Team McLaren Mercedes
ab Tiago Monteiro 0  Hydraulics 39 MF1 Racing
ab Vitantonio Liuzzi 0  Accident 37 Scuderia Toro Rosso
ab Michael Schumacher 0  Accident 32 Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro
ab Mark Webber 0  Transmission 22 Williams F1 Team
ab Christian Klien 0  Accident 4 Red Bull Racing
ab Felipe Massa 0  Collision 0 Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro
ab Jarno Trulli 0  Collision 0 Panasonic Toyota Racing
ab Nico Rosberg 0  Collision 0 Williams F1 Team

List of all cars for the 2006 Australia Grand Prix on the Melbourne circuit

McLaren MP4-21

Mercedes FO 108S V8 2.4

Honda RA106

Honda RA806E V8 2.4

Toro Rosso STR1

Cosworth TJ2006 V10 3.0

Renault R26

Renault RS26 V8 2.4

Williams FW28

Cosworth CA2006 V8 2.4

Midland M16

Toyota RVX-06 V8 2.4

Toyota TF106

Toyota RVX-06 V8 2.4

BMW Sauber F1.06

BMW P86 V8 2.4

Super Aguri SA05

Honda RA806E V8 2.4

Ferrari 248 F1

Ferrari 056 V8 2.4

Red Bull RB2

Ferrari 056 V8 2.4