2006 GP2 Series
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Lewis Hamilton became the second GP2 Series Champion.
Season Information
No. Rounds 11 (21 Races)
First Round Flag of Spain.png 2006 Valencia Feature Race
Last Round Flag of Italy.png 2006 Monza Sprint Race
Maker Flag of Italy.png Dallara; Flag of France.png Renault
Tyre(s) Flag of Japan.png Bridgestone
Driver's Championship
Champion Flag of the United Kingdom.png Lewis Hamilton 114 Pt(s)
5 Win(s), 1 Pole(s) 7 Fastest Lap(s)
Second Flag of Brazil.png Nelson Piquet Jr. 102 Pt(s)
4 Win(s), 6 Pole(s) 4 Fastest Lap(s)
Third Flag of France.png Alexandre Prémat 66 Pt(s)
1 Win(s), 0 Pole(s), 1 Fastest Lap(s)
Team's Championship
Champion Flag of France.png ART Grand Prix 180 Pt(s)
6 Win(s), 1 Pole(s) 8 Fastest Lap(s)
Second Flag of Brazil.png Piquet Sports 115 Pt(s)
4 Win(s), 6 Pole(s) 4 Fastest Lap(s)
Third Flag of the United Kingdom.png iSport International 101 Pt(s)
3 Win(s), 0 Pole(s) 2 Fastest Lap(s)
Season Guide
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The 2006 FIA GP2 Series, otherwise known as the 2006 GP2 Season, was the second season of the FIA GP2 Series, staged between April and September 2006 in support of the FIA Formula One World Championship.[1] The season would see Lewis Hamilton secure the title after a season long-battle with Nelson Piquet Jr., winning five races to the Brazilian's four.

Nico Rosberg had won the inaugural 2005 GP2 Series with ART Grand Prix, although the German racer was unable to defend his title due to the new series' rules.[2] ART, who won the Teams Championship in 2005, subsequently employed Hamilton to partner Alexandre Prémat, with the Frenchman starting the season as the favourite.[3]

It was Piquet who claimed first blood at the start of the season, taking victory in the 2006 Valencia Feature Race, while Michael Ammermüller secured the win in the Sprint.[4] Gianmaria Bruni and Ernesto Viso were the next winners, before Hamilton secured a double victory at the Nürburgring.[5]

Prémat picked up a win in Barcelona, while Viso secured his second victory of the season in the corresponding Sprint.[6] Hamilton then took charge of the Championship, securing three wins on the trot in Monte Carlo and Silverstone.[7]

Indeed, it was only when Piquet picked up three straight wins at the Hungaroring and Istanbul that the title fight opened up again, with the Brazilian moving just behind the Brit.[8] Hamilton responded by finishing second in the Sprint, meaning he could win the title in the 2006 Monza Feature Race.[9]

Ultimately, Hamilton would win the title in the Monza Feature, ending the season with a twelve point lead over Piquet.[9] Prémat completed the top three, albeit some 48 points off the pace, as ART secured the title for a second consecutive season.[10]

Background

Calendar

For 2006 the GP2 Series would again implement a twelve round calendar, based around the 2006 FIA Formula One World Championship calendar released in late 2005.[1]

A European Season

However, the GP2 Series would start the season with a stand alone round at the Circuit Ricardo Tormo on 8 - 9 April, before joining F1 for the start of its European season at Imola on 22 - 23 April.[1] The Series would then support the European Grand Prix at the Nürburgring on 6 - 7 May as well as the Spanish Grand Prix on 13 - 14 May.[1] The fifth round of the 2006 GP2 campaign would feature a single race at the Circuit de Monaco in support of the Monaco Grand Prix, ahead of a trip to Silverstone on 10 - 11 June.[1]

After skipping F1's trip to North America over the rest of June, GP2 would return with a pair of races at the Circuit de Nevers Magny-Cours on 15 - 16 July.[1] The German Grand Prix at the Hockenheimring would be GP2's next event on 29 - 30 July, prior to a trip to the Hungaroring on 5 - 6 August.[1] The Series would then head to Istanbul Park to hold its tenth round on 26 - 27 August.[1]

The season would then conclude with a pair of races on consecutive weekends, starting with the Autodromo Nazionale Monza on 9 - 10 September, before the finale at the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on 16 - 17 September.[1] However, the final round was dropped after F1 cancelled the 2006 Belgian Grand Prix, with GP2's attempts to find a replacement faltering.[1][11]

Schedule

The full calendar for the 2006 FIA GP2 Series Championship is shown below:

2006 FIA GP2 Series Championship Calendar
Round Event Type Circuit Date Report
1 Flag of Spain.png 2006 Valencia GP2 Round F Circuit de Valencia 8 April 2006 Report
S 9 April 2006 Report
2 Flag of San Marino.png XXVI Gran Premio Foster's di San Marino F Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari 22 April 2006 Report
S 23 April 2006 Report
3 Flag of Europe.png L Grand Prix of Europe F Nürburgring 6 May 2006 Report
S 7 May 2006 Report
4 Flag of Spain.png XLVIII Gran Premio Telefonica de España F Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya 13 May 2006 Report
S 14 May 2006 Report
5 Flag of Monaco.png LXIV Grand Prix de Monaco F Circuit de Monaco 27 May 2006 Report
6 Flag of the United Kingdom.png LIX Foster's British Grand Prix F Silverstone Circuit 10 June 2006 Report
S 11 June 2006 Report
7 Flag of France.png XCII Grand Prix de France F Circuit de Nevers Magny-Cours 15 July 2006 Report
S 16 July 2006 Report
8 Flag of Germany.png LXVIII Großer Mobil 1 Preis von Deutschland F Hockenheimring 29 July 2006 Report
S 30 July 2006 Report
9 Flag of Hungary.png XXII Shell Magyar Nagydíj F Hungaroring 5 August 2006 Report
S 6 August 2006 Report
10 Flag of Turkey.png II Petrol Ofisi Türkiye Grand Prix'si F Istanbul Racing Circuit 26 August 2006 Report
S 27 August 2005 Report
11 Flag of Italy.png LXXVII Gran Premio Vodafone d'Italia F Autodromo Nazionale Monza 9 September 2006 Report
S 10 September 2006 Report
2006 FIA GP2 Series Tests
I Flag of France.png 2006 Pre-season Test T Circuit Paul Ricard 6 April 2006 Report
II Flag of France.png 2006 Paul Ricard Test T Circuit Paul Ricard June 2006 Report
Cancelled Rounds
CAN Flag of Belgium.png 2006 Belgian Grand Prix[11] F Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps 16 September 2006
S 17 September 2006
Source:[12]

Entrants

Entry List

The full 2006 FIA GP2 Series entry list is outlined below:

2006 FIA GP2 Series Championship Entry List
Entrant No. Name Rounds
Flag of France.png ART Grand Prix
Dallara-Renault GP2/05
1 Flag of France.png Alexandre Prémat[13] All
2 Flag of the United Kingdom.png Lewis Hamilton[3] All
Flag of the United Kingdom.png Arden International
Dallara-Renault GP2/05
3 Flag of Germany.png Michael Ammermüller[14] All
4 Flag of France.png Nicolas Lapierre[15] 1-5, 8-11
Flag of Switzerland.png Neel Jani[16] 6-7
Flag of the United Kingdom.png Super Nova Racing
Dallara-Renault GP2/05
5 Flag of Argentina.png José María López[17] All
6 Flag of Malaysia.png Fairuz Fauzy[18] All
Flag of the United Kingdom.png iSport International
Dallara-Renault GP2/05
7 Flag of Venezuela.png Ernesto Viso[19] All
8 Flag of France.png Tristan Gommendy[20] 1-5
Flag of Germany.png Timo Glock[21] 6-11
Flag of Spain.png Racing Engineering
Dallara-Renault GP2/05
9 Flag of the United Kingdom.png Adam Carroll[22] All
10 Flag of Spain.png Javier Villa[23] All
Flag of Brazil.png Piquet Sports
Dallara-Renault GP2/05
11 Flag of Brazil.png Nelson Piquet Jr.[24] All
12 Flag of Brazil.png Alexandre Negrão[25] All
Flag of France.png DAMS
Dallara-Renault GP2/05
14 Flag of Italy.png Ferdinando Monfardini[26] All
15 Flag of France.png Franck Perera[27] All
Flag of Italy.png Petrol Ofisi FMS International
Dallara-Renault GP2/05
16 Flag of Italy.png Luca Filippi[28] 1-3
Flag of Italy.png Giorgio Pantano[29] 4-11
17 Flag of Turkey.png Jason Tahincioglu[30] All
Flag of Spain.png BCN Competición
Dallara-Renault GP2/05
18 Flag of Japan.png Hiroki Yoshimoto[31] All
19 Flag of Germany.png Timo Glock[32] 1-5
Flag of Italy.png Luca Filippi[28] 6-11
Flag of the United Kingdom.png DPR Direxiv (1–7)
Flag of the United Kingdom.png DPR (8–11)
Dallara-Renault GP2/05
20 Flag of France.png Olivier Pla[33] 1-5, 7
Flag of the United Kingdom.png Mike Conway[34] 6
Flag of Russia.png Vitaly Petrov[35] 8-11
21 Flag of Monaco.png Clivio Piccione[36] All
Flag of Italy.png Durango
Dallara-Renault GP2/05
22 Flag of Brazil.png Lucas di Grassi[37] All
23 Flag of Spain.png Sergio Hernández[38] All
Flag of Spain.png Campos Racing
Dallara-Renault GP2/05
24 Flag of Spain.png Adrián Vallés[39] All
25 Flag of Spain.png Félix Porteiro[40] All
Flag of Italy.png Trident Racing
Dallara-Renault GP2/05
26 Flag of Italy.png Gianmaria Bruni[41] All
27 Flag of the United Arab Emirates.png Andreas Zuber[42] All

Season Report

Regulations

There were several tweaks to the sporting and technical regulations for the 2006 season, the majority of which were focused on updating the Dallara GP2/05 to increase the amount of wheel-to-wheel racing.[43]

Technical

For 2006 the GP2/05 chassis would receive new rear bodywork, uprated brakes and suspension, as well as new Bridgestone full slick tyres, while Mecachrome introduced a software update and new air intake for their Renault badged engines.[43]

Aerodynamics

The main feature of the 2006 aero-update would be focused on the rear wing, a revised biplane rear wing to replace the triple element version used in 2005.[43] The original triplane design was only to be used at the 2006 Monaco Feature Race, and would be required on all cars at that round, while the new wing was to be used at every other race.[43] The design was intended to increase the amount of downforce produced from the rear wing, while also reducing the amount of turbulence produced to allow cars to follow one another better than in 2005.[43]

Tyres

For 2006 Bridgestone introduced a full slick tyre, after the inaugural GP2 season had used grooved tyres to mirror Formula One.[43] The new tyres would increase mechanical grip and hence play to GP2's plan to increase on-track activity, while Bridgestone were also instructed to manufacturer soft, medium and hard compounds.[43] Bridgestone and the GP2 Series organisers would decide on tyre allocations at each individual race, with drivers having to use both compounds during the Feature race.[43]

Engine and Gearbox

Mecachrome introduced several minor updates to their V8108 engine design, which would still carry Renault badging for the 2006 season.[43] The main change would see the software upgraded on the engine mapping to improve reliability and fuel efficiency.[43] There would also be a symbiotic update from GearTek to the gearbox, with a new software update and updated transverse shafts to improve reliability.[43]

Brakes and Chassis

Elsewhere, Brembo would introduce an updated brake design, purpose built for the GP2 Series after their late addition to the series at the opening round in 2005.[43] The new design saw revisions to the brake callipers and disc bells to improve efficiency and effectiveness.[43]

There would also be updates to the internal cooling structures of the Dallara chassis, with an updated radiator design and oil/water heat exchanger.[43] These were combined with an uprated duct design and revised pipe work layout, while new brackets were installed to better afix the head exchanger.[43] There were also revisions made to the oil degasser.[43]

Sporting

There would be one major revision to the sporting rule book ahead of the 2006 season, with an adjustment to the rules and points for fastest lap.[43] The series opted to reduce the number of points available from two to one, while also introducing a new parameter in order to be eligible to claim the bonus point at all.[43] For 2006 a driver would only be eligible if they started the race from their grid slot once the final grid had been officially published, after several drivers had gambled on starting the race from the pitlane on low fuel in Feature Races to gain the bonus point in 2005.[43]

Championship Points

Outlined below is a full breakdown of the point scoring system for the 2006 FIA GP2 Series:

2006 FIA GP2 Series Points Table
Feature Race
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th
10 8 6 5 4 3 2 1
Pole Position Fastest Lap*
2 1
Sprint Race
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th Fastest Lap*
6 5 4 3 2 1 1
  • * The fastest lap points were only awarded to a driver who set the fastest lap and completed 90% of the race distance.

Standings

Drivers Championship

The full Championship standings from the 2006 FIA GP2 Series Championship for Drivers is outlined below:

2006 FIA GP2 Series Championship for Drivers
Pos. Name Flag of Spain.png Flag of San Marino.png Flag of Europe.png Flag of Spain.png Flag of Monaco.png Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Flag of France.png Flag of Germany.png Flag of Hungary.png Flag of Turkey.png Flag of Italy.png Pts.
F S F S F S F S F F S F S F S F S F S F S
1st HAM 2nd 6th DSQ 10th 1st 1st 2nd 4th 1st 1st 1st 19th 5th 2nd 3rd 10th 2nd 2nd 2nd 3rd 2nd 114
2nd PIQ 1st 4th 5th 2nd Ret 19th 4th 2nd 12th 4th 5th 4th 2nd 13th DNS 1st 1st 1st 5th 2nd 6th 102
3rd PRE 9th Ret 4th Ret 2nd 17th 1st 3rd 3rd 6th Ret 2nd 3rd 19th Ret 6th 3rd 3rd 7th 5th Ret 66
4th GLO 16th 8th 7th 4th 17th Ret 11th 10th Ret 2nd 6th 1st 4th 3rd 1st 2nd 5th 4th 4th Ret DNS 58
5th PAN 9th 7th Ret 5th 4th 6th 1st 4th 5th 3rd 13th Ret Ret 1st 1st 44
6th VIS 8th 2nd 6th 1st 6th 11th 8th 1st Ret Ret 8th 10th Ret 5th 4th 4th 4th Ret 13th Ret 10th 42
7th BRU 6th 5th 1st Ret Ret 16th Ret 17th Ret Ret 15th Ret Ret 1st 6th Ret 8th Ret 15th Ret 9th 33
8th CAR 14th Ret Ret 12th 3rd 5th 10th 12th Ret 3rd 2nd 20th 14th 6th 8th 7th Ret 6th 3rd Ret Ret 33
9th LAP 4th 3rd 3rd 7th 5th 2nd Ret Ret Ret 20th 7th Ret Ret 14th 6th 6th 4th 32
10th LOP 5th Ret Ret 19th 4th 3rd Ret Ret NC Ret 14th 3rd Ret 7th 2nd 8th Ret 9th 11th Ret Ret 30
11th AMM 7th 1st 2nd Ret 10th 6th 3rd 8th 7th Ret Ret 12th 8th 9th Ret Ret 11th 13th Ret 12th Ret 25
12th PIC Ret Ret Ret 16th 11th 8th 16th Ret 4th 7th 3rd 13th Ret 8th Ret Ret Ret Ret Ret 7th 3rd 18
13th NEG 13th 7th Ret 11th 7th 7th 7th 18th Ret Ret 12th 5th Ret 16th 9th 5th Ret 8th Ret Ret Ret 13
14th ZUB Ret 13th Ret 8th 14th Ret Ret 11th 5th Ret Ret Ret 18th Ret 14th 14th 9th 7th 1st Ret NC 12
15th YOS Ret 12th 8th 3rd 8th 4th Ret Ret Ret Ret 18th 9th Ret 23rd Ret Ret Ret Ret 19th 8th 5th 12
16th PER 11th 14th Ret 14th Ret 15th 13th Ret 2nd Ret 10th Ret 12th 14th 11th 9th Ret 12th 8th 15th 15th 8
17th DIG 17th 16th Ret Ret 18th 13th 12th 9th 11th Ret DSQ 7th 6th Ret Ret 13th Ret 5th 9th 10th 14th 8
18th VAL 3rd Ret 9th Ret Ret 14th 18th 16th Ret 9th Ret 15th 13th 18th Ret Ret 7th Ret 14th Ret 11th 7
19th FIL Ret Ret 11th 5th Ret Ret Ret 9th Ret Ret 21st 16th 12th Ret 10th Ret 4th 7th 7
20th GOM Ret 11th Ret 17th 13th 12th 5th 5th Ret 6
21st MON 12th Ret 12th 9th Ret 10th 6th 6th 9th Ret DNS 8th Ret Ret 12th 11th 6th 18th 12th Ret Ret 6
22nd POR Ret Ret 10th 6th 16th Ret 17th Ret 6th 8th DSQ 18th 10th 12th 18th Ret 12th 19th Ret Ret NC 5
23rd HER Ret Ret Ret 13th 12th Ret Ret 13th 8th 10th EXC 14th 11th 10th NC Ret Ret 11th 10th 13th Ret 1
24th FAU 15th 10th Ret 15th 19th 9th Ret 14th 10th 12th 7th Ret 15th 22nd 10th 16th Ret Ret Ret 14th 10th 0
25th JAN NC Ret 11th 7th 0
26th VIL 18th 9th 13th 18th 9th 20th 14th 15th Ret 14th 13th 17th 16th 11th 13th Ret 15th 15th 16th 9th Ret 0
27th PLA 10th 15th Ret 20th 15th Ret DSQ 20th Ret 16th 9th 0
28th PET 15th 15th 15th 10th 16th 18th Ret 12th 0
29th CON 11th 11th 0
30th TAH Ret Ret Ret Ret DNS 18th 15th 19th Ret 13th 16th Ret 17th 17th 17th Ret 14th 17th 17th 11th 13th 0
Pos. Name F S F S F S F S F F S F S F S F S F S F S Pts.
Flag of Spain.png Flag of San Marino.png Flag of Europe.png Flag of Spain.png Flag of Monaco.png Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Flag of France.png Flag of Germany.png Flag of Hungary.png Flag of Turkey.png Flag of Italy.png

Teams Championship

The full Championship standings from the 2006 FIA GP2 Series Championship for Teams is outlined below:

2006 FIA GP2 Series Championship for Teams
Pos. Name No. Flag of Spain.png Flag of San Marino.png Flag of Europe.png Flag of Spain.png Flag of Monaco.png Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Flag of France.png Flag of Germany.png Flag of Hungary.png Flag of Turkey.png Flag of Italy.png Pts.
F S F S F S F S F F S F S F S F S F S F S
1st ART 1 9th Ret 4th Ret 2nd 17th 1st 3rd 3rd 6th Ret 2nd 3rd 19th Ret 6th 3rd 3rd 7th 5th Ret 180
2 2nd 6th DSQ 10th 1st 1st 2nd 4th 1st 1st 1st 19th 5th 2nd 3rd 10th 2nd 2nd 2nd 3rd 2nd
2nd PIQ 11 1st 4th 5th 2nd Ret 19th 4th 2nd 12th 4th 5th 4th 2nd 13th DNS 1st 1st 1st 5th 2nd 6th 115
12 13th 7th Ret 11th 7th 7th 7th 18th Ret Ret 12th 5th Ret 16th 9th 5th Ret 8th Ret Ret Ret
3rd ISP 7 8th 2nd 6th 1st 6th 11th 8th 1st Ret Ret 8th 10th Ret 5th 4th 4th 4th Ret 13th Ret 10th 101
8 Ret 11th Ret 17th 13th 12th 5th 5th Ret 2nd 6th 1st 4th 3rd 1st 2nd 5th 4th 4th Ret DNS
4th ARD 3 7th 1st 2nd Ret 10th 6th 3rd 8th 7th Ret Ret 12th 8th 9th Ret Ret 11th 13th Ret 12th Ret 57
4 4th 3rd 3rd 7th 5th 2nd Ret Ret Ret NC Ret 11th 7th 20th 7th Ret Ret 14th 6th 6th 4th
5th FMS 16 Ret Ret 11th 5th Ret Ret 9th 7th Ret 5th 4th 6th 1st 4th 5th 3rd 13th Ret Ret 1st 1st 46
17 Ret Ret Ret Ret DNS 18th 15th 19th Ret 13th 16th Ret 17th 17th 17th Ret 14th 17th 17th 11th 13th
6th TRI 26 6th 5th 1st Ret Ret 16th Ret 17th Ret Ret 15th Ret Ret 1st 6th Ret 8th Ret 15th Ret 9th 45
27 Ret 13th Ret 8th 14th Ret Ret 11th 5th Ret Ret Ret 18th Ret 14th 14th 9th 7th 1st Ret NC
7th RAC 9 14th Ret Ret 12th 3rd 5th 10th 12th Ret 3rd 2nd 20th 14th 6th 8th 7th Ret 6th 3rd Ret Ret 33
10 18th 9th 13th 18th 9th 20th 14th 15th Ret 14th 13th 17th 16th 11th 13th Ret 15th 15th 16th 9th Ret
8th SUP 5 5th Ret Ret 19th 4th 3rd Ret Ret NC Ret 14th 3rd Ret 7th 2nd 8th Ret 9th 11th Ret Ret 30
6 15th 10th Ret 15th 19th 9th Ret 14th 10th 12th 7th Ret 15th 22nd 10th 16th Ret Ret Ret 14th 10th
9th BCN 18 Ret 12th 8th 3rd 8th 4th Ret Ret Ret Ret 18th 9th Ret 23rd Ret Ret Ret Ret 19th 8th 5th 22
19 16th 8th 7th 4th 17th Ret 11th 10th Ret Ret 9th Ret Ret 21st 16th 12th Ret 10th Ret 4th 7th
10th DPR 20 10th 15th Ret 20th 15th Ret DSQ 20th Ret 11th 11th 16th 9th 15th 15th 15th 10th 16th 18th Ret 12th 18
21 Ret Ret Ret 16th 11th 8th 16th Ret 4th 7th 3rd 13th Ret 8th Ret Ret Ret Ret Ret 7th 3rd
11th DAM 14 12th Ret 12th 9th Ret 10th 6th 6th 9th Ret DNS 8th Ret Ret 12th 11th 6th 18th 12th Ret Ret 14
15 11th 14th Ret 14th Ret 15th 13th Ret 2nd Ret 10th Ret 12th 14th 11th 9th Ret 12th 8th 15th 15th
12th CAM 24 3rd Ret 9th Ret Ret 14th 18th 16th Ret 9th Ret 15th 13th 18th Ret Ret 7th Ret 14th Ret 11th 12
25 Ret Ret 10th 6th 16th Ret 17th Ret 6th 8th DSQ 18th 10th 12th 18th Ret 12th 19th Ret Ret NC
13th DUR 22 17th 16th Ret Ret 18th 13th 12th 9th 11th Ret DSQ 7th 6th Ret Ret 13th Ret 5th 9th 10th 14th 9
23 Ret Ret Ret 13th 12th Ret Ret 13th 8th 10th EXC 14th 11th 10th NC Ret Ret 11th 10th 13th Ret
Pos. Name No. F S F S F S F S F F S F S F S F S F S F S Pts.
Flag of Spain.png Flag of San Marino.png Flag of Europe.png Flag of Spain.png Flag of Monaco.png Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Flag of France.png Flag of Germany.png Flag of Hungary.png Flag of Turkey.png Flag of Italy.png

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2006 FIA GP2 Series
Entrants
Arden InternationalART Grand PrixBCN CompeticiónCampos RacingDAMSDPR DirexivDurangoiSport InternationalPetrol Ofisi FMS InternationalPiquet SportsRacing EngineeringSuper Nova RacingTrident Racing
Manufacturers and Tyres
DallaraRenaultBridgestone
Car/engine
Dallara GP2/05Renault V8108 4.0l V8
Drivers
1 Alexandre Prémat2 Lewis Hamilton3 Michael Ammermüller4 Nicolas Lapierre/Neel Jani5 José María López6 Fairuz Fauzy7 Ernesto Viso8 Tristan Gommendy/Timo Glock9 Adam Carroll10 Javier Villa11 Nelson Piquet Jr.12 Alexandre Negrão14 Ferdinando Monfardini15 Franck Perera16 Luca Filippi/Giorgio Pantano17 Jason Tahincioglu18 Hiroki Yoshimoto19 Timo Glock/Luca Filippi20 Olivier Pla/Mike Conway/Vitaly Petrov21 Clivio Piccione22 Lucas di Grassi23 Sergio Hernández24 Adrián Vallés25 Félix Porteiro26 Gianmaria Bruni27 Andreas Zuber
Races
Valencia FeatureValencia SprintImola FeatureImola SprintNürburgring FeatureNürburgring SprintBarcelona FeatureBarcelona SprintMonaco FeatureSilverstone FeatureSilverstone SprintMagny-Cours FeatureMagny-Cours SprintHockenheimring FeatureHockenheimring SprintHungaroring FeatureHungaroring SprintIstanbul FeatureIstanbul SprintMonza FeatureMonza Sprint
Tests
2006 Pre-Season Test2006 Paul Ricard Test
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