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2006 Chinese Formula 1 Grand Prix
29 September - 1 October 2006

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Track LengthNo. of LapsDistanceLap RecordDriver and Car
5.451 KM56305.066 KM1:32.238M. Schumacher, Ferrari 2004
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Chinese Formula 1 Grand Prix Results - Summary
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Pole Position

Fastest Race Lap

Race Winner

2006F. Alonso
Renault - 1:44.360
F. Alonso
Renault - 1:37.586
M. Schumacher
2005F. Alonso
Renault - 1:34.080
K. Raikkonen
McLaren - 1:33.242
F. Alonso
2004R. Barrichello
Ferrari - 1:34.012
M. Schumacher
Ferrari - 1:32.238
R. Barrichello

The 2005 race

 Top 8Highlights 
1. Fernando Alonso - RenaultFernando Alonso wins the race starting from Pole ahead of Kimi Raikkonen and Ralf Schumacher.
Renault clinch the Constructors' Championship.
Juan Pablo Montoya hits a loose drain cover and retires. Safety car is deployed while all drain covers are checked.
Michael Schumacher spins while behind the safety car and retires.
Narain Karthikeyan crashes heavily but escapes injury.
16 cars were classified. Renault, Toyota, Red Bull, Sauber, Williams and Minardi manage to finish both their cars.
2.Kimi Raikkonen - McLaren
3.Ralf Schumacher - Toyota
4. Giancarlo Fisichella - Renault
5.Christian Klien - Red Bull
6. Felipe Massa - Sauber
7.Mark Webber - Williams
8.Jenson Button - BAR Honda

The 2004 race

 Top 8Highlights 
1.Rubens BarrichelloRubens Barrichello wins the inaugural Chinese Grand Prix with Jenson Button finishing second ahead of Kimi Raikkonen.
Fernando Alonso finished 4th with Montoya in 5th.
Sauber managed both their cars in the points!
Michael Schumacher who started from the pit lane after aborting his qualifying session only managed 12th after tangling with Klien and spinning.
16 cars were classified as finishers.
Ferrari, BAR, McLaren, Renault, Sauber and Jordan managed to finish both their cars.
No team failed to finish either of their cars.
2.Jenson Button
3.Kimi Raikkonen
4.Fernando Alonso
5.Juan Pablo Montoya
6.Takuma Sato
7.Giancarlo Fisichella
8.Felipe Massa

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