FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2006 Round 01 Bahrain

The 2006 Bahrain Grand Prix was Round 1 of the 2006 FIA Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held at Sakhir in Bahrain on Sunday, 12 March 2006. Michael Schumacher started on pole position for Ferrari and Fernando Alonso was the race winner for Renault. Nico Rosberg made his F1 debut at this Grand Prix in the Williams Cosworth and set fastest lap of the race on his way to a 7th place finish.

2006 FORMULA 1™ Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverAbbreviationNationalityTeamTyreLapsRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapSpeedPoints
11Fernando AlonsoALOSpainRenaultMichelin571:29:46.205--1:32.53421206.01810
25Michael SchumacherMSCGermanyFerrariBridgestone571:29:47.451+1.246+1.2461:32.52338205.9708
33Kimi RäikkönenRAIFinlandMcLaren MercedesMichelin571:30:05.565+19.360+18.1141:32.86429205.2806
412Jenson ButtonBUTGreat BritainHondaMichelin571:30:06.197+19.992+0.6321:32.72939205.2565
54Juan Pablo MontoyaMOYColombiaMcLaren MercedesMichelin571:30:23.253+37.048+17.0561:32.77121204.6104
69Mark WebberWEBAustraliaWilliams CosworthBridgestone571:30:28.137+41.932+4.8841:32.66025204.4263
710Nico RosbergROSGermanyWilliams CosworthBridgestone571:30:49.248+1:03.043+21.1111:32.40842203.6342
815Christian KlienKLIAustriaRed Bull FerrariMichelin571:30:52.976+1:06.771+3.7281:33.21240203.4951
96Felipe MassaMASBrazilFerrariBridgestone571:30:56.112+1:09.907+3.1361:32.73928203.378
1014David CoulthardCOUGreat BritainRed Bull FerrariMichelin571:31:01.746+1:15.541+5.6341:33.37626203.168
1120Vitantonio LiuzziLIUItalyToro Rosso CosworthMichelin571:31:12.202+1:25.997+10.4561:33.48026202.780
1216Nick HeidfeldHEIGermanySauber BMWMichelin561:29:56.3301 lap1 lap1:33.77226202.021
1321Scott SpeedSPEUnited StatesToro Rosso CosworthMichelin561:30:01.8411 lap+5.5111:33.10845201.815
147Ralf SchumacherRSCGermanyToyotaBridgestone561:30:24.5281 lap+22.6871:34.11225200.971
1511Rubens BarrichelloBARBrazilHondaMichelin561:30:42.5881 lap+18.0601:33.84014200.304
168Jarno TrulliTRUItalyToyotaBridgestone561:30:51.4661 lap+8.8781:34.85224199.978
1718Tiago MonteiroMONPortugalMF1 ToyotaBridgestone551:30:15.6432 laps1 lap1:35.94041197.703
1822Takuma SatoSATJapanSuper Aguri HondaBridgestone531:31:13.6294 laps2 laps1:37.10417188.489
DNF23Yuji IdeIDEJapanSuper Aguri HondaBridgestone351:11:00.3701:38.30211159.851
DNF17Jacques VilleneuveVILCanadaSauber BMWMichelin2946:29.6451:33.69420202.221
DNF2Giancarlo FisichellaFISItalyRenaultMichelin2135:19.8411:34.32015192.590
DNF19Christijan AlbersALBNetherlandsMF1 ToyotaBridgestone