2006 MotoGP standings

Listed below are the final championship standings for the 2006 MotoGP season. Nicky Hayden was crowned Champion for Repsol with a total of 252 points and 2 race victories, with Valentino Rossi claiming the runner-up spot as Loris Capirossi, Marco Melandri and Dani Pedrosa completed the top five.

rider standings

# Driver   Points
1.  Nicky Hayden Repsol Honda Team 252
2.  Valentino Rossi Camel Yamaha Team 247
3.  Loris Capirossi Ducati Marlboro Team 229
4.  Marco Melandri Honda Gresini 228
5.  Dani Pedrosa Repsol Honda Team 219
6.  Kenny Roberts Team Roberts 134
7.  Colin Edwards Camel Yamaha Team 124
8.  Casey Stoner Honda LCR 121
9.  Toni Elias Honda Gresini 119
10.  John Hopkins Rizla Suzuki MotoGP 116
11.  Chris Vermeulen Rizla Suzuki MotoGP 98
12.  Makoto Tamada Konica Minolta Honda 96
13.  Sete Gibernau Ducati Marlboro Team 95
14.  Shinya Nakano Kawasaki Racing Team 93
15.  Carlos Checa Tech 3 Yamaha 75
16.  Randy de Puniet Kawasaki Racing Team 38
17.  Alex Hofmann Pramac d'Antín 30
18.  James Ellison Tech 3 Yamaha 26
19.  Troy Bayliss Ducati Marlboro Team 25
20.  Jose Luis Cardoso Pramac d'Antín 10
21.  Kousuke Akiyoshi Rizla Suzuki MotoGP 3
22.  Garry McCoy Ilmor SRT 2
23.  Ivan Silva Pramac d'Antín 0
24.  Naoki Matsudo Kawasaki Racing Team 0