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The 2005 Gran Premio Telmex/Tecate was the thirteenth and final round of the 2005 Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford season, held on November 6, 2005 at the Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez in Mexico City, Mexico. Justin Wilson swept both the pole and the race win.

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Race details
Race 13 of 13 in the 2005 Champ Car season
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Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez Track Layout
DateNovember 6, 2005
Official nameGran Premio Telmex/Tecate presented by Banamex
LocationAutódromo Hermanos Rodríguez
Mexico City, Mexico
CoursePermanent Road Course
2.786 mi / 4.484 km
Distance70 laps
195.020 mi / 313.880 km
WeatherHazy
Pole position
DriverJustin Wilson (RuSPORT)
Time1:26.602
Fastest lap
DriverJustin Wilson (RuSPORT)
Time1:28.479 (on lap 68 of 70)
Podium
FirstJustin Wilson (RuSPORT)
SecondA. J. Allmendinger (RuSPORT)
ThirdPaul Tracy (Forsythe Championship Racing)

Contents

Qualifying resultsEdit

Pos Nat Name Team Qual 1 Qual 2 Best
1   Justin Wilson RuSPORT 1:28.564 1:26.602 1:26.602
2   A. J. Allmendinger RuSPORT 1:27.349 1:27.033 1:27.033
3   Sébastien Bourdais Newman/Haas Racing 1:28.802 1:26.827 1:26.827
4   Paul Tracy Forsythe Racing 1:27.962 1:26.978 1:26.978
5   Cristiano da Matta PKV Racing 1:29.804 1:27.287 1:27.287
6   Mario Domínguez Forsythe Racing 1:28.314 1:27.292 1:27.292
7   Oriol Servià Newman/Haas Racing 1:28.804 1:27.503 1:27.503
8   Nelson Philippe Mi-Jack Conquest Racing 1:29.639 1:27.653 1:27.653
9   Rodolfo Lavín CTE Racing - HVM 1:29.851 1:27.688 1:27.688
10   Jimmy Vasser PKV Racing 1:28.773 1:27.803 1:27.803
11   Alex Tagliani Team Australia 1:29.562 1:28.089 1:28.089
12   Timo Glock Rocketsports Racing 1:29.496 1:28.141 1:28.141
13   Will Power Team Australia 1:29.445 1:28.195 1:28.195
14   Ricardo Sperafico Dale Coyne Racing 1:29.789 1:28.413 1:28.413
15   Ronnie Bremer Dale Coyne Racing 1:30.364 1:28.426 1:28.426
16   Michael McDowell Rocketsports Racing 1:30.349 1:28.481 1:28.481
17   Andrew Ranger Mi-Jack Conquest Racing 1:29.137 1:28.566 1:28.566
18   Charles Zwolsman Team Australia 1:30.719 1:29.503 1:29.503
19   Homero Richards CTE Racing - HVM 1:31.329 1:29.746 1:29.746

RaceEdit

Pos No Driver Team Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 9   Justin Wilson RuSPORT 70 1:58:23.479 1 34
2 10   A. J. Allmendinger RuSPORT 70 +3.936 secs 2 28
3 3   Paul Tracy Forsythe Racing 70 +6.784 secs 4 25
4 2   Oriol Servià Newman/Haas Racing 70 +9.634 secs 7 23
5 8   Timo Glock Rocketsports Racing 70 +9.923 secs 12 21
6 12   Jimmy Vasser PKV Racing 70 +10.477 secs 10 19
7 34   Nelson Philippe Mi-Jack Conquest Racing 70 +13.348 secs 8 17
8 15   Alex Tagliani Team Australia 70 +14.139 secs 11 15
9 27   Andrew Ranger Mi-Jack Conquest Racing 70 +15.190 secs 17 14
10 5   Will Power Team Australia 70 +16.185 secs 13 11
11 31   Michael McDowell Rocketsports Racing 70 +18.060 secs 16 10
12 7   Mario Domínguez Forsythe Racing 70 +18.678 secs 6 9
13 25   Charles Zwolsman Team Australia 70 +19.459 secs 18 8
14 21   Cristiano da Matta PKV Racing 70 +21.676 secs 5 7
15 55   Rodolfo Lavín CTE Racing - HVM 69 + 1 Lap 9 7
16 50   Homero Richards CTE Racing - HVM 69 + 1 Lap 19 5
17 1   Sébastien Bourdais Newman/Haas Racing 61 Contact 3 4
18 11   Ricardo Sperafico Dale Coyne Racing 54 Suspension 14 3
19 19   Ronnie Bremer Dale Coyne Racing 18 Contact 15 2

Caution flagsEdit

Laps Cause
20-26 Bremer (19) contact
58-60 Domínguez (7), Glock (8) contact
62-64 da Matta (21), Bourdais (1) contact

NotesEdit

Laps Leader
1-21 Justin Wilson
22-26 Rodolfo Lavín
27-70 Justin Wilson
 
Driver Laps led
Justin Wilson 65
Rodolfo Lavín 5
  • Average Speed 98.835 mph

Final championship standingsEdit