The 2006 Bahrain Grand Prix started March 12th, 2006 at 15:30 on Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain. Michael Schumacher started from pole position with Felipe Massa next to him. Jenson Button started from third place.
After 1 hour, 29 minutes and 46 seconds Fernando Alonso finished the race first. The podium was completed with Michael Schumacher in second and Kimi Räikkönen in third place.
The fastest laps was driven by Nico Rosberg in a time of 1:32.408.
After the 2006 Bahrain Grand Prix, Fernando Alonso is first in the Formula 1 World Championship with 10 points. Alonso is 2 points ahead of Michael Schumacher.
Location
Sakhir, Bahrain
Date
March 12th, 2006 at 15:30
Round
1/18
Winner
Fernando Alonso
Winning time
1:29:46.205
Pole position
Michael Schumacher
Fastest lap
Nico Rosberg 1:32.408

Results

Pos Driver Car Time/Retired Grid Laps Pts
1 3
#1 Fernando Alonso
Renault 1:29:46.205 4 57 10
2 1
#5 Michael Schumacher
Ferrari +1.246 1 57 8
3 19
#3 Kimi Räikkönen
McLaren +19.360 22 57 6
4 1
#12 Jenson Button
Honda +19.992 3 57 5
5
#4 Juan Pablo Montoya
McLaren +37.048 5 57 4
6 1
#9 Mark Webber
Williams +41.932 7 57 3
7 5
#10 Nico Rosberg
Williams +1:03.043 12 57 2
8
#15 Christian Klien
Red Bull +1:06.771 8 57 1
9 7
#6 Felipe Massa
Ferrari +1:09.907 2 57 0
10 3
#14 David Coulthard
Red Bull +1:15.541 13 57 0
11 4
#20 Vitantonio Liuzzi
Toro Rosso +1:25.997 15 57 0
12 2
#16 Nick Heidfeld
BMW Sauber +1 Lap 10 56 0
13 3
#21 Scott Speed
Toro Rosso +1 Lap 16 56 0
14 3
#7 Ralf Schumacher
Toyota +1 Lap 17 56 0
15 9
#11 Rubens Barrichello
Honda +1 Lap 6 56 0
16 2
#8 Jarno Trulli
Toyota +1 Lap 14 56 0
17 2
#18 Tiago Monteiro
MF1 +2 Laps 19 55 0
18 2
#22 Takuma Sato
Super Aguri +4 Laps 20 53 0
-
#23 Yuji Ide
Super Aguri DNF (Mechanical) 21 35 0
-
#17 Jacques Villeneuve
BMW Sauber DNF (Engine) 11 29 0
-
#2 Giancarlo Fisichella
Renault DNF (Hydraulics) 9 21 0
-
#19 Christijan Albers
MF1 DNF (Driveshaft) 18 0 0
Pos Driver Car Q1 Q2 Q3 Delta
1
#5 Michael Schumacher
Ferrari 1:33.310 1:32.025 1:31.431
2
#6 Felipe Massa
Ferrari 1:33.579 1:32.014 1:31.478 +0.047
3
#12 Jenson Button
Honda 1:32.603 1:32.025 1:31.549 +0.118
4
#1 Fernando Alonso
Renault 1:32.433 1:31.215 1:31.702 +0.271
5
#4 Juan Pablo Montoya
McLaren 1:33.233 1:31.487 1:32.164 +0.733
6
#11 Rubens Barrichello
Honda 1:33.922 1:32.322 1:32.579 +1.148
7
#9 Mark Webber
Williams 1:33.454 1:32.309 1:33.006 +1.575
8
#15 Christian Klien
Red Bull 1:34.308 1:32.106 1:33.112 +1.681
9
#2 Giancarlo Fisichella
Renault 1:32.934 1:31.831 1:33.496 +2.065
10
#16 Nick Heidfeld
BMW Sauber 1:33.374 1:31.958 1:33.926 +2.495
11
#17 Jacques Villeneuve
BMW Sauber 1:33.882 1:32.456
12
#10 Nico Rosberg
Williams 1:32.945 1:32.620
13
#14 David Coulthard
Red Bull 1:33.678 1:32.850
14
#8 Jarno Trulli
Toyota 1:33.987 1:33.066
15
#20 Vitantonio Liuzzi
Toro Rosso 1:34.439 1:33.416
16
#21 Scott Speed
Toro Rosso 1:33.995 1:34.606
17
#7 Ralf Schumacher
Toyota 1:34.702
18
#19 Christijan Albers
MF1 1:35.724
19
#18 Tiago Monteiro
MF1 1:35.900
20
#22 Takuma Sato
Super Aguri 1:37.411
21
#23 Yuji Ide
Super Aguri 1:40.270
22
#3 Kimi Räikkönen
McLaren
Pos Driver Car Time Delta Laps
1
#12 Jenson Button
Honda 1:31.857 16
2
#5 Michael Schumacher
Ferrari 1:31.868 +0.011 8
3
#1 Fernando Alonso
Renault 1:31.975 +0.118 11
4
#2 Giancarlo Fisichella
Renault 1:32.050 +0.193 12
5
#6 Felipe Massa
Ferrari 1:32.826 +0.969 6
6
#17 Jacques Villeneuve
BMW Sauber 1:32.913 +1.056 14
7
#8 Jarno Trulli
Toyota 1:33.038 +1.181 16
8
#3 Kimi Räikkönen
McLaren 1:33.262 +1.405 12
9
#7 Ralf Schumacher
Toyota 1:33.523 +1.666 14
10
#9 Mark Webber
Williams 1:33.876 +2.019 11
11
#15 Christian Klien
Red Bull 1:33.944 +2.087 14
12
#11 Rubens Barrichello
Honda 1:34.009 +2.152 15
13
#16 Nick Heidfeld
BMW Sauber 1:34.094 +2.237 11
14
#14 David Coulthard
Red Bull 1:34.142 +2.285 16
15
#4 Juan Pablo Montoya
McLaren 1:34.406 +2.549 11
16
#10 Nico Rosberg
Williams 1:34.434 +2.577 11
17
#19 Christijan Albers
MF1 1:34.541 +2.684 14
18
#18 Tiago Monteiro
MF1 1:35.026 +3.169 14
19
#20 Vitantonio Liuzzi
Toro Rosso 1:35.351 +3.494 13
20
#21 Scott Speed
Toro Rosso 1:35.532 +3.675 13
21
#22 Takuma Sato
Super Aguri 1:36.994 +5.137 15
22
#23 Yuji Ide
Super Aguri 1:41.889 +10.032 10
Pos Driver Car Time Delta Laps
1
#36 Anthony Davidson
Honda 1:31.353 28
2
#5 Michael Schumacher
Ferrari 1:31.751 +0.398 15
3
#35 Alexander Wurz
Williams 1:31.764 +0.411 27
4
#6 Felipe Massa
Ferrari 1:32.175 +0.822 13
5
#1 Fernando Alonso
Renault 1:32.538 +1.185 13
6
#20 Vitantonio Liuzzi
Toro Rosso 1:32.703 +1.350 24
7
#37 Robert Doornbos
Red Bull 1:32.926 +1.573 24
8
#2 Giancarlo Fisichella
Renault 1:33.215 +1.862 14
9
#12 Jenson Button
Honda 1:33.226 +1.873 12
10
#38 Robert Kubica
BMW Sauber 1:33.244 +1.891 26
11
#15 Christian Klien
Red Bull 1:33.557 +2.204 8
12
#3 Kimi Räikkönen
McLaren 1:33.577 +2.224 11
13
#4 Juan Pablo Montoya
McLaren 1:33.726 +2.373 15
14
#16 Nick Heidfeld
BMW Sauber 1:33.848 +2.495 9
15
#40 Neel Jani
Toro Rosso 1:33.900 +2.547 24
16
#21 Scott Speed
Toro Rosso 1:34.284 +2.931 22
17
#9 Mark Webber
Williams 1:34.333 +2.980 5
18
#11 Rubens Barrichello
Honda 1:34.384 +3.031 9
19
#14 David Coulthard
Red Bull 1:34.432 +3.079 7
20
#18 Tiago Monteiro
MF1 1:34.459 +3.106 14
21
#10 Nico Rosberg
Williams 1:34.953 +3.600 5
22
#7 Ralf Schumacher
Toyota 1:35.170 +3.817 18
23
#39 Markus Winkelhock
MF1 1:35.686 +4.333 24
24
#8 Jarno Trulli
Toyota 1:35.898 +4.545 11
25
#17 Jacques Villeneuve
BMW Sauber 1:36.264 +4.911 8
26
#19 Christijan Albers
MF1 1:36.314 +4.961 16
27
#22 Takuma Sato
Super Aguri 1:37.588 +6.235 19
28
#23 Yuji Ide
Super Aguri 1:39.021 +7.668 21
Pos Driver Car Time Delta Laps
1
#38 Robert Kubica
BMW Sauber 1:32.170 20
2
#35 Alexander Wurz
Williams 1:32.184 +0.014 18
3
#3 Kimi Räikkönen
McLaren 1:33.388 +1.218 6
4
#5 Michael Schumacher
Ferrari 1:33.469 +1.299 5
5
#15 Christian Klien
Red Bull 1:34.800 +2.630 6
6
#40 Neel Jani
Toro Rosso 1:34.831 +2.661 15
7
#4 Juan Pablo Montoya
McLaren 1:34.887 +2.717 6
8
#6 Felipe Massa
Ferrari 1:34.925 +2.755 6
9
#14 David Coulthard
Red Bull 1:35.017 +2.847 4
10
#20 Vitantonio Liuzzi
Toro Rosso 1:35.083 +2.913 8
11
#37 Robert Doornbos
Red Bull 1:35.203 +3.033 15
12
#21 Scott Speed
Toro Rosso 1:35.371 +3.201 7
13
#18 Tiago Monteiro
MF1 1:36.542 +4.372 9
14
#19 Christijan Albers
MF1 1:36.930 +4.760 9
15
#39 Markus Winkelhock
MF1 1:37.918 +5.748 16
16
#22 Takuma Sato
Super Aguri 1:38.190 +6.020 15
17
#23 Yuji Ide
Super Aguri 1:40.782 +8.612 15
18
#36 Anthony Davidson
Honda 2
19
#1 Fernando Alonso
Renault 2
20
#2 Giancarlo Fisichella
Renault 2
21
#8 Jarno Trulli
Toyota 2
22
#7 Ralf Schumacher
Toyota 1
23
#16 Nick Heidfeld
BMW Sauber 1
24
#17 Jacques Villeneuve
BMW Sauber 1

Standings after race

Pos Driver Car Wins Podiums Pts Gap
1
Fernando Alonso
Renault 1 1 10
2
Michael Schumacher
Ferrari 1 8 -2
3
Kimi Räikkönen
McLaren 1 6 -4
4
Jenson Button
Honda 5 -5
5
Juan Pablo Montoya
McLaren 4 -6
6
Mark Webber
Williams 3 -7
7
Nico Rosberg
Williams 2 -8
8
Christian Klien
Red Bull 1 -9
9
Felipe Massa
Ferrari 0 -10
10
David Coulthard
Red Bull 0 -10
11
Vitantonio Liuzzi
Toro Rosso 0 -10
12
Nick Heidfeld
BMW Sauber 0 -10
13
Scott Speed
Toro Rosso 0 -10
14
Ralf Schumacher
Toyota 0 -10
15
Rubens Barrichello
Honda 0 -10
16
Jarno Trulli
Toyota 0 -10
17
Tiago Monteiro
MF1 0 -10
18
Takuma Sato
Super Aguri 0 -10
Pos Team Wins Podiums Pts Gap
1 Renault 1 1 10
2 McLaren 1 10 0
3 Ferrari 1 8 -2
4 Honda 5 -5
5 Williams 5 -5
6 Red Bull 1 -9
7 Toro Rosso 0 -10
8 BMW Sauber 0 -10
9 Toyota 0 -10
10 MF1 0 -10
11 Super Aguri 0 -10

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Year Winner 2nd 3rd Fastest lap Pole position
2023
#1 Max Verstappen
Sergio Pérez
Fernando Alonso
Max Verstappen
2022
#16 Charles Leclerc
Carlos Sainz
Lewis Hamilton
1:34.570 -
Charles Leclerc
Charles Leclerc
2021
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Max Verstappen
Valtteri Bottas
1:32.090 -
Valtteri Bottas
Max Verstappen
2020
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Max Verstappen
Alexander Albon
1:32.014 -
Max Verstappen
Lewis Hamilton
2019
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Valtteri Bottas
Charles Leclerc
1:33.411 -
Charles Leclerc
Charles Leclerc
2018
#5 Sebastian Vettel
Valtteri Bottas
Lewis Hamilton
1:33.740 -
Valtteri Bottas
Sebastian Vettel
2017
#5 Sebastian Vettel
Lewis Hamilton
Valtteri Bottas
1:32.798 -
Lewis Hamilton
Valtteri Bottas
2016
#6 Nico Rosberg
Kimi Räikkönen
Lewis Hamilton
1:34.482 -
Nico Rosberg
Lewis Hamilton
2015
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Kimi Räikkönen
Nico Rosberg
1:36.311 -
Kimi Räikkönen
Lewis Hamilton
2014
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Nico Rosberg
Sergio Pérez
1:37.020 -
Nico Rosberg
Nico Rosberg
2013
#1 Sebastian Vettel
Kimi Räikkönen
Romain Grosjean
1:36.961 -
Sebastian Vettel
Nico Rosberg
2012
#1 Sebastian Vettel
Kimi Räikkönen
Romain Grosjean
1:36.379 -
Sebastian Vettel
Sebastian Vettel
2010
#8 Fernando Alonso
Felipe Massa
Lewis Hamilton
1:58.287 -
Fernando Alonso
Sebastian Vettel
2009
#22 Jenson Button
Sebastian Vettel
Jarno Trulli
1:34.556 -
Jarno Trulli
Jarno Trulli
2008
#2 Felipe Massa
Kimi Räikkönen
Robert Kubica
1:33.193 -
Heikki Kovalainen
Robert Kubica
2007
#5 Felipe Massa
Lewis Hamilton
Kimi Räikkönen
1:34.067 -
Felipe Massa
Felipe Massa
2005
#5 Fernando Alonso
Jarno Trulli
Kimi Räikkönen
1:31.447 -
Pedro de la Rosa
Fernando Alonso
2004
#1 Michael Schumacher
Rubens Barrichello
Jenson Button
1:30.252 -
Michael Schumacher
Michael Schumacher