2006 Porsche Carrera Cup Great Britain

2006 Porsche Carrera Cup Great Britain
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The 2006 Porsche Carrera Cup Great Britain was the fourth season of the one-make championship. It consisted of 20 rounds, beginning on 8 April at Brands Hatch and finishing on 15 October at Silverstone. The series supported the British Touring Car Championship throughout the season. Damien Faulkner won his second consecutive title, ahead of Tim Harvey and Danny Watts.

Changes for 2006Edit

  • The 997 model 911 GT3 replaced the 996.
  • Races were approximately 55% longer than in 2005.
  • The Pro-Am class for non-professional drivers was introduced.

Entry ListEdit

Team No Driver Rounds
Team Parker with SAS 1   Damien Faulkner All
3   Jason Templeman All
Team Irwin with Redline Racing 2   Richard Westbrook 1, 4
  Danny Watts 2-3, 5-10
Motorbase Performance 4   Tim Harvey All
44   Michael Caine All
Trackspeed 11   Piers Masarati 1
Team RPM 12   Mark Cole 1
In2Racing 20   Richard Williams All
21   James Pickford 8
22 9-10
23   Tim Sugden 2
Tech 9 32   Mark Cole 3-5
Team Parker 68   Sam Edwards 1-2
Pro-Am
Redline Racing 5   Nigel Rice All
8   Jason Young 1-4, 6-7, 9
48   Maxi Jazz 1-6, 9-10
Motorbase Performance 14   Andy Britnell 10
27   Phil Quaife All
Trackspeed 10   David Ashburn All
Team RPM 12   Alex Mortimer 6
Team Parker 18   Mark Hazell 1-4, 6, 9-10
68   Sam Edwards 3-10
In2Racing 21   Mike Richards 1-4, 6-7, 9-10
22   Paul Warren 1
23   Paul Hogarth 1-3, 6-10
Team O 24   Pete Osborne 1, 3-7, 9-10
Tech 9 32   Andy Demetriou 10
33   Phil Hindley 3
RH Motorsport with Paragon 77   Andy Purdie 1, 4-10
Guest
Porsche Motorsport 43   Mark Hales 1
  Michael Devaney 2
  Paul O'Neill 3
  Sascha Maassen 4
  Ian White 5
  Owen Mildenhall 6
  Rob Huff 7
  Colin McRae 8
  Shane Lynch 9
  Vicki Butler-Henderson 10

Calendar & WinnersEdit

All races were held in the United Kingdom (excepting Mondello Park round that held in Ireland).

Round Venue Date Pole Position Fastest Lap Winning Driver Winning Team
1 R1 Brands Hatch Indy, Kent 8–9 April   Tim Harvey   Richard Westbrook   Richard Westbrook Team Irwin with Redline Racing
R2   Tim Harvey   Richard Westbrook Team Irwin with Redline Racing
2 R3 Mondello Park, County Kildare 22–23 April   Damien Faulkner   Damien Faulkner   Damien Faulkner Team Parker with SAS
R4   Damien Faulkner   Tim Harvey Motorbase Performance
3 R5 Oulton Park, Cheshire 13–14 May   Danny Watts   Danny Watts   Danny Watts Team Irwin with Redline Racing
R6   Damien Faulkner   Danny Watts Team Irwin with Redline Racing
4 R7 Thruxton Circuit, Hampshire 3–4 June   Damien Faulkner   Damien Faulkner   Damien Faulkner Team Parker with SAS
R8   Richard Westbrook   Richard Westbrook Team Irwin with Redline Racing
5 R9 Croft Circuit, North Yorkshire 15–16 July   Danny Watts   Danny Watts   Danny Watts Team Irwin with Redline Racing
R10   Danny Watts   Danny Watts Team Irwin with Redline Racing
6 R11 Donington Park, Leicestershire 29–30 July   Danny Watts   Damien Faulkner   Danny Watts Team Irwin with Redline Racing
R12   Danny Watts   Danny Watts Team Irwin with Redline Racing
7 R13 Snetterton Motor Racing Circuit, Norfolk 12–13 August   Danny Watts   Damien Faulkner   Danny Watts Team Irwin with Redline Racing
R14   Danny Watts   Danny Watts Team Irwin with Redline Racing
8 R15 Knockhill Racing Circuit, Fife 2–3 September   Tim Harvey   Michael Caine   Damien Faulkner Team Parker with SAS
R16   Danny Watts   Tim Harvey Motorbase Performance
9 R17 Brands Hatch Indy, Kent 23–24 September   Danny Watts   Mike Richards   Danny Watts Team Irwin with Redline Racing
R18   Jason Templeman   Danny Watts Team Irwin with Redline Racing
10 R19 Silverstone Circuit, Northamptonshire 14–15 October   Danny Watts   James Pickford   James Pickford In2Racing
R20   James Pickford   Tim Harvey Motorbase Performance

Championship StandingsEdit

Points were awarded on a 20, 18, 16, 14, 12, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 basis to the top 15 finishers in each race, with 1 point for the fastest lap in each race and 1 point for pole position in the first race of each meeting.

Pos Driver BRA MON OUL THR CRO DON SNE KNO BRA SIL Pts
1   Damien Faulkner 3 2 1 2 3 3 1 Ret 2 2 2 3 3 3 1 2 3 2 3 2 340
2   Tim Harvey 2 3 2 1 2 2 2 Ret 3 3 3 2 Ret Ret 3 1 2 14 2 1 289
3   Danny Watts Ret 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Ret 8 1 1 Ret 4 250
4   Richard Williams 6 5 4 6 5 4 13 3 5 4 15 8 6 4 6 7 7 4 7 5 221
5   Jason Templeman 4 4 Ret Ret 15 9 5 Ret 11 6 4 4 4 15 5 3 5 3 9 6 184
6   Michael Caine 5 6 Ret Ret Ret Ret 3 Ret 4 Ret 9 6 2 2 4 9 4 5 4 3 183
7   Phil Quaife 10 8 5 5 4 5 7 Ret 7 5 5 Ret 7 5 11 4 13 11 11 7 173
8   Sam Edwards DSQ DSQ 6 7 9 6 6 Ret 8 8 7 Ret 5 6 7 Ret 8 DSQ 10 8 130
9   Nigel Rice 7 10 7 Ret 12 8 Ret 7 Ret 10 8 11 12 10 9 10 10 9 13 9 114
10   Andy Purdie 11 11 10 5 9 9 Ret Ret Ret 9 8 5 9 7 5 Ret 101
11   David Ashburn 13 9 9 9 11 11 Ret 8 10 12 12 10 8 12 10 11 12 Ret 14 13 99
12   Mike Richards 9 14 Ret Ret 8 12 9 Ret 10 7 10 8 6 10 6 11 93
13   Jason Young 8 7 8 8 14 10 Ret 6 18 9 11 11 11 8 87
14   Richard Westbrook 1 1 15 1 64
15   James Pickford 2 6 DNS 6 1 Ret 60
16   Pete Osborne 16 15 13 Ret 12 11 13 11 11 13 9 13 16 13 17 12 52
17   Mark Cole 12 Ret Ret 7 14 4 6 7 51
18   Mark Hazell Ret 13 10 Ret 10 13 8 9 13 14 14 12 Ret Ret 50
19   Maxi Jazz Ret Ret 11 Ret Ret 14 11 10 Ret 14 16 Ret 18 Ret 18 16 26
20   Alex Mortimer 6 5 22
21   Paul Hogarth 15 DNS Ret DNS Ret Ret 17 Ret DSQ 14 12 DNS 15 DNS 15 14 12
22   Phil Hindley 7 Ret 10
23   Andy Britnell 12 10 10
24   Andy Demetriou 8 Ret 8
25   Paul Warren 14 Ret 2
26   Piers Masarati 17 DSQ 0
NC   Tim Sugden DNS Ret 0
guest drivers ineligible for points.
  Sascha Maassen 4 2 0
  Michael Devaney 3 4 0
  Paul O'Neill 6 Ret 0
  Rob Huff Ret 7 0
  Ian White 12 13 0
  Owen Mildenhall 14 12 0
  Mark Hales Ret 12 0
  Vicki Butler-Henderson 16 15 0
  Shane Lynch 17 Ret 0
  Colin McRae Ret Ret 0
Pos Driver BRA MON OUL THR CRO DON SNE KNO BRA SIL Pts
Colour Result
Gold Winner
Silver 2nd place
Bronze 3rd place
Green Points finish
Blue Non-points finish
Non-classified finish (NC)
Purple Retired (Ret)
Red Did not qualify (DNQ)
Did not pre-qualify (DNPQ)
Black Disqualified (DSQ)
White Did not start (DNS)
Withdrew (WD)
Race cancelled (C)
Blank Did not participate (DNP)
Excluded (EX)

Bold – Pole
Italics – Fastest Lap

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