2006 Atlantic Championship season

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2006 Champ Car Atlantic season
Yokohama Presents the Champ Car Atlantic Championship Powered by Mazda
Season
Races 12
Start date April 9th
End date September 24th
Awards
Drivers' champion France Simon Pagenaud
Teams' champion United States Forsythe Championship Racing
Chronology
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The 2006 Champ Car Atlantic season was the 33rd season of the Champ Car Atlantic Championship. It began April 9th at Long Beach and concluded September 24th at Road America. The Yokohama Presents the Champ Car Atlantic Championship Powered by Mazda Drivers' Champion was Simon Pagenaud driving for Team Australia.

Schedule[edit]

Round Race Name Circuit City/Location Date
1 United States 2006 Imperial Capital Bank Atlantic Race Streets of Long Beach Long Beach, California April 9
2 United States 2006 Fast Trac 100 Streets of Houston Houston, Texas May 13
3 Mexico 2006 Monterrey Fundidora Park Monterrey, Mexico May 21
4 United States 2006 Trinity Carpet 100K Portland International Raceway Portland, Oregon June 18
5 United States 2006 Gehl Atlantic Championship of Cleveland 1 Cleveland Burke Lakefront Airport Cleveland, Ohio June 24
6 United States 2006 Gehl Atlantic Championship of Cleveland 2 June 25
7 Canada 2006 Toronto Exhibition Place Toronto, Ontario July 9
8 Canada 2006 Edmonton Edmonton City Centre Airport Edmonton, Alberta July 23
9 United States 2006 San José Streets of San Jose San Jose, California July 30
10 United States 2006 Denver Streets of Denver Denver, Colorado August 13
11 Canada 2006 Montréal Circuit Gilles Villeneuve Montreal, Quebec August 27
12 United States 2006 Gehl Championship Finale Road America Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin September 24
  Road Course/Street Circuit

Results[edit]

Round Race Name Pole position Winning driver Winning Team
1 United States 2006 Imperial Capital Bank Atlantic Race Germany Andreas Wirth Germany Andreas Wirth United States Forsythe Championship Racing
2 United States 2006 Fast Trac 100 Brazil Raphael Matos Germany Andreas Wirth United States Forsythe Championship Racing
3 Mexico 2006 Monterrey United States Graham Rahal United States Graham Rahal United States Mi-Jack Conquest Racing
4 United States 2006 Trinity Carpet 100K United States Graham Rahal Canada James Hinchcliffe United States Forsythe Championship Racing
5 United States 2006 Gehl Atlantic Championship of Cleveland 1 Germany Andreas Wirth United States Graham Rahal United States Mi-Jack Conquest Racing
6 United States 2006 Gehl Atlantic Championship of Cleveland 2 France Simon Pagenaud United States Graham Rahal United States Mi-Jack Conquest Racing
7 Canada 2006 Toronto United States Graham Rahal United States Robbie Pecorari United States Gelles Racing
8 Canada 2006 Edmonton Brazil Raphael Matos France Simon Pagenaud Australia Team Australia
9 United States 2006 San José Brazil Raphael Matos Brazil Raphael Matos United States Sierra Sierra Enterprises
10 United States 2006 Denver United States Graham Rahal United States Graham Rahal United States Mi-Jack Conquest Racing
11 Canada 2006 Montréal Canada James Hinchcliffe United States Graham Rahal United States Mi-Jack Conquest Racing
12 United States 2006 Gehl Championship Finale Brazil Raphael Matos United States Jonathan Bomarito United States PR1 Motorsports

Final driver standings[edit]

Pos Driver Pts
1 France Simon Pagenaud 258
2 United States Graham Rahal 242
3 Germany Andreas Wirth 227
4 Brazil Raphael Matos 205
5 Mexico David Martínez 179
6 United States Jonathan Bomarito 178
7 Brazil Danilo Dirani 178
8 United States Alan Sciuto 167
9 United States Leonardo Maia 161
10 Canada James Hinchcliffe 160
11 United States Robbie Pecorari 147
12 United States Joe D'Agostino 123
13 United Kingdom Ryan Lewis 110
14 United States Alex Barron 96
15 France Richard Philippe 86
16 United Kingdom Tim Bridgeman 72
17 Australia James Davison 69
18 United States Justin Sofio 54
19 United States Steve Ott 48
20 United States Colin Fleming 45
21 Mexico Carlos Mastretta 42
22 Brazil Alex Sperafico 41
23 Canada Mike Forest 27
24 New Zealand Daniel Gaunt 22
25 Australia Michael Patrizi 21
26 South Africa Stephen Simpson 21
27 Australia Barton Mawer 18
28 Venezuela Luis Schiavo 16
29 Austria Norbert Siedler 13
30 United Kingdom Charles Hall 13
31 Venezuela Alex García 13
32 United States Brian McAtee 12
33 United States Phil Giebler 10
34 Canada Antoine Bessette 10
35 United States Dan Selznick 10
36 United States Kyle Kelley 9
37 United States Duncan Ende 19
38 United States Ryan Spencer-Smith 8
39 Denmark Ronnie Bremer 7
40 Canada Chris Souliotis 4
41 Venezuela Ricardo Vassmer 4
42 United States Al Unser III 2
43 United States J. R. Hildebrand 2
44 United States Brian Thienes 1
45 United States Casey Neal 0

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Preceded by
2005 Toyota Atlantic Championship season
2006 Champ Car Atlantic season Succeeded by
2007 Champ Car Atlantic season